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george carr (hammer-one) - BPL Lifetime Member

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All Forum Posts by george carr

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Congrats Christopher Frey, sorry Todd I wanted a complete answer :(. The winning answer was the belt of truth.

In GEAR » E2E Giveaway Contest
March 18, 8:08pm

Congrats to Jim Draucker, the correct answer was red. Question #3 - I mentioned to Dan Yeruski in another thread about putting on my armor, refering to Ephesians 6. Name one of those pieces ...

In GEAR » E2E Giveaway Contest
March 18, 8:06pm

Congrats Nancy Twilley! Obviously the winning answer was 14. Questions #2 - What color is front of me right now...from one of the original crayola crayon colors

In GEAR » E2E Giveaway Contest
March 18, 8:03pm

E2E Giveaway Contest
Man, I just did this over at HF and it was a blast! This will go fast so here's a reminded of how this will work: I have three prizes to give away, so I will ask three different questions, o...

In GEAR » E2E Giveaway Contest
March 18, 8:01pm

Re: 6, black, Psalms 46:10
Now that's funny (guess you had to be there ;) ). Wrong post, too!

In GEAR » Free Gear!
March 18, 7:48pm

Gear Contest
Tonight at 10 PM I'll be giving away some gear as promised.The title of the thread will be "E2E Giveaway Contest". Here's how it will work: I have three prizes to give away, so...

In GEAR » Free Gear!
March 18, 4:28pm


In On the Web » It's over Johnny....
March 18, 3:35pm

Thanks guys
I appreciate the kind words fellas. @Max - it will be a contest so ridiculously stupid, and yet fair, that has absolutely nothing to do with backpacking, except the prize :). @Dan - your so r...

In GEAR » Free Gear!
March 16, 9:35pm

Free Gear!
So I gotta post it here in the GEAR column, right?! Anyway,community at BPL has been good to me over the years and this is an opportunity to say thanks. Some of you may know I founded End2End Tr...

In GEAR » Free Gear!
March 16, 2:53pm

Re: It's over Johnny....
Just an FYI, I've settled on a hard closing date of March 14. After that I will be donating all unsold inventory to a deserving outdoor program or group. Also, I have decided on the giveaway co...

In On the Web » It's over Johnny....
February 28, 2:09pm

All Reader Reviews by george carr

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Mountain House Precooked Scrambled Eggs with Bacon
When I decide to pack a hot breakfast I usually either pick up the MH eggs with bacon or ham and peppers. As one reviewer suggested, pour out the water before consuming. I usually prepare this dish as...

In Foods - Prepackaged Meals & Side Dishes
February 19, 7:47pm

Mountain House Lasagna with Meat Sauce
When I grab a freeze dried dinner for an overnighter, the MH lasagna is my number one choice. I liked it when I started in '88 and still like it today.

In Foods - Prepackaged Meals & Side Dishes
February 19, 7:40pm

Lightweight Backpacking 101 Ryan Jordan, Alan Dixon + (2001)
When I 1st joined this was the article that convinced me sub 5 was possible. I think that on the home page there should be a link that says read this first. While the original might use some up...

In Books and Media
February 19, 7:34pm

The Ultralight Backpacker by Ryel Kestenbaum
At the time of this books publishing UL backpacking was still relatively new to the general backpacking public, so as the saying goes "you can fool some of the people some of the time...". T...

In Books and Media
February 19, 7:28pm

Tarptent Squall
I purchased my Tarptent Squall in 2004 and now consider it my main shelter when I am carrying a tent. Henry Shires was a pleasure to deal with and very helpful. The squall has served me well from my b...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
February 10, 8:42am

Powerbar Energy Gel Caffinated Gels
I discovered energy gels a few years ago and decided to try the Powerbar brand on an AT hike in 2004. If you've never tried a carbohydrate gel or don't typically take in caffeine all I can say...

In Foods - Energy Bars, Gels, and Drinks
February 10, 8:31am

Montbell Thermawrap Vest
I've owned the Montbell Thermawrap UL Vest for 3 seasons now, and like many folks I puchased it to save weight. I originally carried a fleece vest that had trustily served me for many years, so I ...

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
February 10, 8:12am