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Wind Screen
Just an unsolicited plug for Suluk46. He makes ti welded windscreens and can do custom work easily enough. As far as I can tell in regards to the 550ml ti pot, it about the same thing as what it so...

In Gear Swap » WTB: 2013 LiteTrail Solid Fuel Cookset
October 18, 10:33am

Henry Coe? Water? Others near the South Bay?
National Parks are closed and family obligations need to keep me close to the South Bay area. I'm looking at an early November trip to Henry Coe and was wondering about the water availability? ...

In Pre-Trip Planning » Henry Coe? Water? Others near the South Bay?
October 16, 1:20pm

Re: Looking for the (?maybe?) perfect quilt and need some help finding it.
Not sure about the baffle part, but it sounds like you want a katabatic gear Alsek. They can be made 58" wide, which is the widest I've seen for a solo quilt. -James

In GEAR » Looking for the (?maybe?) perfect quilt and need some help finding it.
October 16, 7:07am

Wanted PIF
Can you want a PIF? I'm looking for some of those clamcleat mini line locks for small diameter line. It seems like a good option for my poncho tarp. Willing to pay for shipping, but I think the...

In Gear Swap » Wanted PIF
October 15, 3:38pm

Re: I would buy if...
I would like to see the door on the inner net part follow the down the center near the trekking pole then go along the base of the netting. Hard to explain but I think it would allow the net to be ...

In GEAR » Zpacks Duplex?
October 15, 10:58am

My vote would be for the burn. I have one and love it. I like the dyneema x and padded hip belt over the 210 gridstop and webbing belt of the Kumo. I think the mesh is a bit more durable on the bu...

In GEAR » GG Kumo Vs MLD Burn
October 04, 10:11pm

Re: Re: Kalais
Ito, The carry comfort is great, it has a very "sturdy" suspension system. It's all well integrated, well thought out, and well designed. The frame works as an integral part of the s...

In GEAR » Looking for some feedback on the Elemental Horizons Kalais and Aquilo
September 28, 10:14pm

I love my pack and made a video about it. -James

In GEAR » Looking for some feedback on the Elemental Horizons Kalais and Aquilo
September 25, 7:20pm

Re: Borah Gear give-away "NAME THAT TARP"
I first saw this in the Emigrant Wilderness and a lot of companies call their gear after peaks, passes, or areas of land so why not the: Emigrant Tarp/Shelter or a few others that come to min...

In Gear Deals » Borah Gear give-away "NAME THAT TARP"
September 17, 2:09pm

SUL hatchet
Suluk46 UL hatchet http://suluk46.com/RandD%20-%20RD34%20Titanium%20Axe.html

In GEAR » SUL Camp Hatchet
September 16, 6:27pm

All Reader Reviews by James DeGraaf

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Elemental Horizons Kalais
I love this pack and this video describes some of the reasons why.

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
September 25, 7:18pm

Mountain Laurel Designs
Ron at Mountain Laurel Designs puts together some of the best UL equipment made today. I firmly believe this have have fully put my trust (and money) into outstanding products that come from his shop....

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
January 25, 2:07pm