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Ken Thompson (kthompson) - BPL Lifetime Member

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All Forum Posts by Ken Thompson

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Re: the ultimate ultralight shelter?
condensation will be an issue at the head end.

In Chaff » the ultimate ultralight shelter?
April 05, 6:09am

Re: Cuban leaks
@Roger. Do you need to teach your spellchecker about cuben vs. cuban? As they are not the same thing at all.

In Make Your Own Gear » Cuben tent for mountaineering?
April 05, 6:06am

Re: "The Grocery Sack Grows Up: A Genealogy of the Modern Ultralight Backpack"
Excellent post Tony.

In Editor's Roundtable » The Grocery Sack Grows Up: A Genealogy of the Modern Ultralight Backpack
April 03, 7:22am

Re: SMD Fusion info has been released
" but think of what kind of revelation this could be to the average REI backpacking customer for whom "light" is a 5lb pack!" This is the target audience. BPL not so much.

In GEAR » Six Moon Design Fusion Pack now on website
April 03, 7:18am

Re: Paleo Meals to Go
Sounds like a good title for this... http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/forums/thread_display.html?forum_thread_id=58668 Fallen by the wayside, but might be helpful.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Paleo Meals to Go
April 02, 10:01pm

I wish Ron and Brian much success.

In GEAR » Six Moon Design Fusion Pack now on website
April 02, 8:56pm

Re: WTB Tarp for PCT Thru
SpinnTwinn right now. http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/forums/thread_display.html?forum_thread_id=89446&skip_to_post=761759#761759

In Gear Swap » WTB Tarp for PCT Thru
April 01, 8:01pm

Re: What Do You Do with Almost-Empty Fuel Canisters?
If the canister is so empty that I won't risk taking it on an overnighter. I either use it in my lantern when car camping, or just hook a stove up to it and run it empty. Puncture and recycl...

In Philosophy & Technique » What Do You Do with Almost-Empty Fuel Canisters?
March 30, 5:22pm

FS: Feathered Friends Rock Wren Bag
long or std length?

In Gear Swap » FS: Feathered Friends Rock Wren Bag
March 30, 4:53pm

Re: Auction?
"Please make an offer on anything that you would like to buy via PM. Highest offer gets the item and we'll tack on a negotiated shipping amount" Right there.

In Gear Swap » FS Assorted Gear...Used unless otherwise noted
March 30, 4:47pm

All Reader Reviews by Ken Thompson

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Lost Valley Hammocks Arkansas
Know your reviewer.

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
July 13, 7:45am

Hilleberg Unna
I too have just joined the ranks of Hilleberg carriers. I bought an Unna for myself and my sometime canine companion. Heavy compared to what a lot carry here sure. I slept like a rock in 60mph gusts ...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
May 12, 2:15pm

Osprey Hornet 46
Moved this here from the Lifer's only forum. Here is what I thought Review for Osprey Hornet 46. Tester info. Ken Thompson 43 years old Living/hiking in far northern CA. 6'3" 210...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 24, 6:52am

Bareboxer.com Golf City Products Barebox
Overall I am happy with it. I do not like the over built and heavy locking mechanism on the lid. Something more akin to the Garcia Machine type would be more than adequate. Other than that it perform...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 08, 6:44am