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Gorrila straps
I am 6 foot 154 lbs, small chest and neck - classic bean pole. I need to wear a collared shirt to prevent rubbing and have also replaced the stock foam with a narrower piece I cut myself. I am now ...

In GEAR » A new pack - I know what I want, but don't know what to get.
April 12, 6:30pm

Sleeping bag for tarp
I would look at getting a water resistant bivy bag (6-7 oz) for use with your tarp. They can add a decent amount of warmth to a sleeping system especially in windy conditions. I have used my quilt ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Sleeping bag for tarp
April 07, 12:37am

New to this - how fast can one backpack (miles/day)?
20 miles per day is very doable, as many have said, especially if you hike for ten hours. 30 mile days are also doable (haven't done many myself since I was a teenager though). Stringing togeth...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » New to this - how fast can one backpack (miles/day)?
April 06, 3:41pm

Where to carry a PLB and how to protect them?
Where are people carrying their PLBs and what are they using to protect them case wise? Thanks.

In GEAR » Personal Location Beacons, spot vs mcmurdo
March 26, 10:23pm

Personal Location Beacons, spot vs mcmurdo
+ 1 to Greg and Craig. I have just got a 210 (211 here in NZ). Hope never to use it, but I do most of my hiking solo, so, despite the cost, it seemed the sensible thing to do.

In GEAR » Personal Location Beacons, spot vs mcmurdo
March 26, 6:44pm

3 season quilt choice
"I had decided on getting one of the new wider ones he plans to release in May." Good news. The JRB No-Sniveller (which I have) is on the narrow side for a quilt.

In GEAR » 3 season quilt choice
March 25, 5:13pm

The white plastic clip for the bottom of the squeeze tube can break. So true. I now replace mine with duct tape.

In GEAR » What do you carry your spreads in?
March 23, 1:14pm

I really like my Lite-Speed, but wish it was a bit lighter. I am considering getting the new Montane slipstream and making my own hood for it somehow.

In GEAR » ANOTHER wind shirt thread
March 22, 2:08am

I usually take ghee (clarified butter), but am beginning to get a bit sick of it. The good thing is that it doesn't need to be refrigerated.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » need in increase calorie intake
March 22, 2:03am

Invention of the kilt
Sorry double post.

In Make Your Own Gear » Hiking Kilt
March 17, 3:35pm

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Jacks R Better Fast and very helpful
Arrived quickly all the way to New Zealand and looks very well made.

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
April 16, 4:11am