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peter vacco (fluff@inreach.com) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale no. california
About Me i walk quite a bit, and probably carry too much. up to a point though, i sort of Like carrying too much.

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Re: Re: Titanium kettle/pot I can suspend above a fire?
" You can drill the Ti walls with a standard (sharp, maybe new) 1/16" twist drill and a drill press. Support the side you are drilling properly (!), run the drill not too fast, and be agg...

In GEAR » Titanium kettle/pot I can suspend above a fire?
April 06, 7:07pm

pernythrin hits new low
however it's supposed to be spelled .... the stuff is now at amazon for dead cheaper than it was before http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00061MSS0/ref=pe_512840_115445580_em_1p_0_lm

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » New allergy.....to tick bites.
April 05, 12:15pm

Re: windows xp replacement
ChromeBook. one tool. one purchase. one solution. and you Never have to put up with the criminal organization microsoft again. of course, it might be said that one is substituting one crimina...

In On the Web » windows xp replacement ?
April 04, 6:44am

Re: No straps for me... Not.
" On the flip side, what's the argument in their favor? " ok, we're tally Ho on this one. the straps let us "not hang on". which equates to a substantial savings of ...

In Philosophy & Technique » How to use your trekking pole strap
April 02, 7:56pm

Re: Re: How to use your trekking pole strap
Frank's way is pretty close the the peter way. in that i only put the four fingers thru the strap. never the thumb. because if the pole gets jammed in a crack, and you are moving forward with ...

In Philosophy & Technique » How to use your trekking pole strap
April 01, 7:46pm

Re: inside color for bag/quilt
" Or does it not matter? " it matters. to that end, it may not matter when you are IN it, but it sure as heck matters when you have a only few moments of sun to turn it inside out an...

In GEAR » inside color for bag/quilt
April 01, 12:47pm

Re: Re: What Do You Do with Almost-Empty Fuel Canisters?
" make creme brûlée and Carmelize the sugar on top of the custard. " for Roger, David, Delmar, and the creme brulee crowd ... concerning the Hone Depot Torch. for those who use ...

In Philosophy & Technique » What Do You Do with Almost-Empty Fuel Canisters?
March 31, 7:32am

bunion tool
this is an repeat of an old subject, but if you have a hot spot, and wish you could stretch it out of your shoe, this is the tool that yee seek. pic is the business end of the Bunion Stretcher ton...

In Philosophy & Technique » Wk+ long trips on-the-trail feet fixes
March 30, 12:39pm

Re: Re: Re: WTB Jetboil Sol (or talk me out of it)
" That might be a bit like strapping a jet engine on the back of your car. " cool ! (if you drive a Yaris ... you dream about that sort of stuff) v.

In Gear Swap » WTB Jetboil Sol (or talk me out of it)
March 30, 9:16am

Re: Re: Gränsfors-Bruks Mini Hatchet Review
" It's just hard to cut up your steak with a hatchet :) " Moriya demonstrates steak vs axe eskimo technology.

In Editor's Roundtable » Gränsfors-Bruks Mini Hatchet Review
March 27, 6:57am

All Reader Reviews by peter vacco

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Hilleberg Akto
all that you will read about how wonderful akto is seems to be true. also true is that for it to be habitable in all but the chillyest weather, it Desperately Needs a window in the door. the unna is i...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
August 17, 10:15pm