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Don A. (amrowinc) - BPL Premium Member

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Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Use stainless mess.
Burning off the galvanizing does not require the amount of heat necessary to create zinc oxide fumes. Though, if you're cooking with a propane torch you might want to use some caution around a ...

In GEAR » Another Look at Dry Baking
March 20, 2:34am

Re: Re: Re: Use stainless mess.
Bob, one word: Wikipedia "Zinc oxide itself is non-toxic; however it is hazardous to inhale zinc oxide fumes, as generated when zinc or zinc alloy...

In GEAR » Another Look at Dry Baking
March 20, 1:08am

Re: Use stainless mess.
Zinc is toxic when heated? Since when. It can be toxic when vaporized which occures at a very high temperature. If anyone had managed to vaporize the galvanized coating on their pot stand please...

In GEAR » Another Look at Dry Baking
March 19, 10:52pm

Re: Thank you!
Eric-here are some photos of my set up but I suggest to go to Jon's site-Flat Cat Gear to get more detailed info. My thing is about solo baking using a minimal set up with the round Coughlans h...

In GEAR » Another Look at Dry Baking
March 19, 1:31pm

Dry Baking
You explained it nicer than I would have Bob. I was going to get into the shouting issue with the capitalized words but I won't.

In GEAR » Another Look at Dry Baking
March 18, 3:14pm

Dry Baking-GGG
The possibilites are just too numerous Jon. I'll leave it to you to decide what's on the baking menu unless someone chimes in with a special interest. I have to stop this before I gain m...

In GEAR » Another Look at Dry Baking
March 18, 2:43pm

Dry Baking
The baking cup is a Fat Daddio brand. It comes with a rolled rim that when trimmed off makes a 3" diameter cup that is 2 7/8" high. Jon Fong at Flat Cat Gear sells them (as well as other...

In GEAR » Another Look at Dry Baking
March 18, 11:54am

Another Look at Dry Baking
I've had a Flat Cat Gear Epicurean Titanium UL15 Stove for almost a year an just now have gotten around to seeing what I can do with it. My regular kit is a Calder Keg esbit system from Trail ...

In GEAR » Another Look at Dry Baking
March 17, 9:56pm

My weekly reminder. This event is rapidly approaching so please sign up if you plan to attend. There are some logistical issues I need to work out once I get a rough estimate of the attendance num...

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » GGG/SOCAL 2015
March 09, 1:48pm

PCT: Most water carried
There are a lot of variables. Temperature, hiking speed, dry camp needs etc etc. I tend to drink less water than many. The most I've ever carried was 6 liters out of Scissors Crossing. I'...

In Pre-Trip Planning » PCT: Most water carried?
March 01, 7:41pm

All Reader Reviews by Don A.

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Borah UL Gear
I recently contacted John at Borah Gear about repairing my Stealth Pack that I've had for a number of years and has more than 1,000 miles on it. He immediately responded and said just mail it to ...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 18, 2:40pm