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mik matra (mikmik) - BPL Premium Member

My Locale Allways on the move
About Me Took me 5 or 6 trips to go from 20+ kilo baseweight to 6.7kg...finally I feel comfortable out in the country :).
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All Forum Posts by mik matra

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How tight is too tight?
By you asking this question it already says to me you feel a little uncomfortable. In that case it's too tight...would be for me as I like comfortable clothes. I have however cycled and trained...

In GEAR » Baselayer question: How tight is too tight?
June 28, 4:54pm

Silnylon pants
Sending pm

In Gear Swap » FS: Luke's Ultralite and Montbell
June 28, 4:45pm

This one
I got this Velcro strapped to my hat. It's 15.5g or just under half an ounce. It has a solar charger built into it (HIGHLY doubt that actually works). I am a McGyver kind of guy so I jimmie...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » What headlamp do you use?
June 28, 6:19am

oh man....
I just bought my WM HighLite off a BPL-er 3 or so weeks back.......you're price is a killer price!!!!!!

In Gear Swap » FS: really, really nice UL, SUB UL gear! Nunatak, WM, Gossamer Gear, Zpacks, MLD etc
June 22, 3:27am

I took it on trips but hardly used it
I am actually thinking of leaving it at home from now on! Been carrying it on every trip for the past year and a half and have used it on 1 occasion....not sure if I am ever taking mine again.

In GEAR » Monoculars
June 22, 12:26am

As mentioned several times
I tried the torso pad and found it very uncomfortable to the point where my next day was effected by lower back pains from having that 'drop' of legs off the edge off the torso pad. Please ...

In GEAR » Torso vs. full length pad
June 22, 12:12am

How many more???
How many more NeoAirs have you got? lol

In Gear Swap » FS: western mountaineering summerlite/ OR filament/ Neoair xlite regular/ mountain hardware synthetic jacket
June 19, 4:46am

Are you solid on the 20degree?
I have a WM Megalight in top condition in long. I have found out while in the back country that I am definitely a cold sleeper and the Megalight is just not warm enough for me. Let me know if yo...

In Gear Swap » WTB: Feathered Friends or WM 20 degree bag long
June 19, 12:46am

You're in luck
http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/forums/thread_display.html?forum_thread_id=92276

In Gear Swap » WTB - Golite Jam 50 (Medium Torso)
June 16, 1:56am

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In Gear Swap » PIF: Tarptent Squall Classic. Fixer-upper.
June 14, 9:58pm

All Reader Reviews by mik matra

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ULA Circuit
1. After a few trips I have come to the conclusion that I plainly and simply just don't like the rolltop closure. When the bag is very full it won't even close up properly as there is not enou...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 19, 6:47am