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Larry Dyer (veriest1) - BPL Forum Member

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About Me Born 1984; raised in the sticks; grew up hiking, riding bikes, and camping; decided to combine them in 2009.
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Re: thanks
Generally a quilt, in this sense, is a mummy bag with no zipper, no hood, and no bottom until you get down around the knees - the only part that's unmolested is the foot box. You can drape i...

In GEAR » help a big guy out
February 06, 10:36am

PM Sent
Maybe I'm first? Got my PIF ready to go.

In Gear Swap » PIF:Pacific Crest Trail: A Hiker's Companion
February 05, 11:01am

Re: re
With the opening upside down you can pack for convenience and center of gravity. If you notice in the video the packing order places everything in the opposite position most of the people on thi...

In Make Your Own Gear » video of fastpacking gear
February 05, 9:51am

The bottom opening pack is genius!

In Make Your Own Gear » video of fastpacking gear
February 05, 8:18am

Re: How young is too young for backpacking
"They need a knife along with a whistle." I find this amusing since so many adults here only carry a razor blade. But, yeah, by the time I was about 7 or 8 I had a little Old Timer ...

In Chaff » How young is too young for backpacking?
February 05, 5:52am

Big Agnes
Even if this won't fit you here's something to think about. This guy: Pushes this: http://www.backcountr...

In GEAR » help a big guy out
February 05, 4:03am

My dad picked up a Golite vest filled with 650fp down a year or so ago... for $35 new. It's in the 10oz range IIRC. That's hard to beat. So basically whatever you can find on sale wit...

In GEAR » What is the warmest, lightest down vest for the $.
February 05, 3:47am

Was looking at these
I was seriously thinking about playing with one of these. If it's the same ones we have here they come in bright orange and black... and they're $15. So I restrained myself but if they were...

In GEAR » Help...$5 WallyWorld jacket mods
February 05, 3:04am

Re: Re: Re: Re: cheap good quality steel
Love the sword but I'm really drooling over the Kukris!

In Make Your Own Gear » Making a knife
February 05, 2:55am

Re: good ideas!
"I just got braided nylon that works great. It is chartreuse so easily spotted during night or day" That's my favorite part. On a good starlit/moonlit night or at dusk/dawn I can s...

In GEAR » Best cord for tarp
February 05, 2:49am

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