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Matthew Marasco (BabyMatty) - BPL Forum Member

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I recently picked up an Ohm as my first "light" pack, and couldn't be happier with it. The side pockets are miles ahead of any I have ever used before, and the fact that it doesn'...

In GEAR » Need help choosing my "first" lightweight pack. Equinox katahdin, Granite Gear Virga or ULA OHM
April 12, 3:38pm

Very cool idea. I bet you could even use one of those disposable inflatable pillows inside to create a hybrid air bladder/down pillow.

In Gear Deals » GooseFeet Pillow-Stuffsack
April 10, 11:43pm

He's right ^^^
I spent a few nights in the backyard this winter tweaking my sleep setup. I didn't have the funds to buy a winter bag, so I played around with two 30-degree bags and found that I could sleep co...

In GEAR » How much warmth can a down jacket add to a sleeping bag?
April 10, 9:04pm

what about this?,3214V_Pacific-Outdoor-Equipment-Stove-Seater-Game-Board.html

In GEAR » Dale Wambaugh question about canister stand
April 10, 4:41pm

Android users - can you make and elevation profile map with your Droid?
I recently got a Droid, and have loved using Backcountry Navigator on recent trips. I was wondering if there was a way to utilize its GPS to create an elevation profile map of trips. Also, anyon...

In GEAR » Android users - can you make and elevation profile map with your Droid?
April 08, 1:23pm

I am among the minority here on BPL that use pump filters. I use a Katadyn Hiker Pro, which I am happy with for the most part. It weighs a bit less than the two options you are interested in. If I ...

In GEAR » MSR miniworks ex or Katadyn Vario?
April 08, 12:30pm

Whenever I hike alone, I almost always have a nice fire at night. I also recently found a small speaker and have taken to listening to music while I do camp chores. This might clash with some peopl...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Hiking alone - how to amuse yourself?
April 07, 11:21pm

Personally, I find it hard to hike all day in the hot summer with even the thinnest of wool shirts. I wear synthetic during the day (the thinner the better, for ventilation), and usually bring a lo...

In GEAR » What is the best wicking t-shirt?
April 07, 2:45pm

I have a ZS3 and whenever I intend to shoot moving objects with it, I usually switch it to "sports" mode.

In Photography » Having trouble, Help!
April 05, 10:09pm

Also keep an eye on Cabelas' website. I got a 550 down jacket that weighs ~17oz for $20 about a month ago. It's back up to $50 now but who knows if they'll have another sale. FWIW, the ...

In GEAR » Cheap Down Jacket
April 05, 9:17pm

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