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WTB Thermarest Prolite
Looking for either a Thermarest Prolite small or maybe extra small. I've seen them on the forum before for $40 and $30 respectively and figure that's a reasonable amount. I have a full leng...

In Gear Swap » WTB Thermarest Prolite
April 14, 7:07pm

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In Gear Swap » Thermarest Prolite Small/Short Red
March 21, 12:02pm

Re: Lycra Mesh Pocket Elastic?
I haven't tried this but I've made two packs with shock cord and I've liked that set-up. One advantage that I like is that I can replace that cord years down the road if it loses it'...

In Make Your Own Gear » Lycra Mesh Pocket Elastic?
March 17, 3:15pm

Impetus 1.2
Has anyone tried out this fabric from DIY gear supply? I'm tempted to use it for a new tarp but I haven't heard any reports from anyone. The PU coating on the underside is tempting because ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Impetus 1.2
March 07, 9:30am

Re: 2013 AT Gear list.
I thru-hiked the trail a couple of years ago. Your list looks really good. I would agree with the comment about the e-lite. You will inevitably night hike at some point and the e-lite will be prett...

In Gear Lists » AT 2 Person Gear list.
February 02, 11:15am

Re: Silnylon Rain Gear- Rain Gear and Wind Shirt All In One?
I haven't seen O2 rain gear is ages, but I seem to remeber it being somewhere between DriDucks and Frogg Toggs in terms of durability. If you're thinking about a thru-hike I used Frogg Togg...

In GEAR » Silnylon Rain Gear- Rain Gear and Wind Shirt All In One?
January 21, 8:34am

works well
I combined two quilts when I was Thru-Hiking the AT. It was a little heavier than a dedicated quilt but it was nice being able to adjust the temp during my trip. I added buttons to the outer perime...

In GEAR » Combining Quilts to boost warmth
January 15, 8:23am

I used 3/8" grosgrain that i found at a craft shop and the 5/8" I bought from Amazon.com. I used the 3/8" for the loops along the side seems and for reinforcement on the front. I use...

In Make Your Own Gear » 2nd MYOG backpack
January 12, 10:00am

2nd MYOG backpack
I finished my second homemade backpack. I had already made one Ray-Way backpack which I wore out on my AT thru-hike. I added a hip-belt to my last pack but it stressed the fabric significantly and ...

In Make Your Own Gear » 2nd MYOG backpack
January 11, 7:17pm

temp rating
I haven't used this bag but we sold them at the store I used to work at. The temp rating is not done scientifically. They just base the rating on how much insulation they used. I don't thin...

In GEAR » TNF Twin peaks for car camping - anyone use it ever?
December 07, 4:59pm

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