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Peter Surna (PedroArvy) - BPL Lifetime Member

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All Forum Posts by Peter Surna

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I can distribute from Australia
I can distribute from Australia Possibly even NZ if there are any NZ-ers in that list.

In Make Your Own Gear » Combined order for green cuben - Anybody want some?
September 21, 5:15pm

1 vote for the light green.
I prefer the red but I guess that's not on offer. So 1 vote for the light green.

In Make Your Own Gear » Combined order for green cuben - Anybody want some?
September 21, 7:24am

http://www.bicycleapparel.com/fabric.html
There's not much more there than a brief description

In Make Your Own Gear » Tex vs 2 ply Gortex vs 2 ply Ultrex
September 21, 3:23am

Tex vs 2 ply Gortex vs 2 ply Ultrex
I am trying to find a material that is about the weight of Paclite for a waterproof jacket. The thickness of the material in a Marmot Precip would be about right too. I am looking for the lightest ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Tex vs 2 ply Gortex vs 2 ply Ultrex
September 20, 7:38am

Interesting
Wow. We get very little rain in my part of the world anymore.

In GEAR » 'mids in the rain
September 18, 7:13pm

Good solution
That sounds good. Also, unless you are consistently camping in somewhere like Fiordland NZ which gets 6 meters of rain a year, I think its easy to overly analyse a situation which doesn't happ...

In GEAR » 'mids in the rain
September 18, 6:56pm

What I see is the front 1/4 of the 'Mid getting soaked.
"What I see is the front 1/4 of the 'Mid getting soaked" So what? There's enough room for 2 in there even if that happens. I do use a bivy though, not a full insect mesh inne...

In GEAR » 'mids in the rain
September 18, 6:37pm

No worries with the mid
I have a GoLite Hex 3 and because of its size, getting in and out of heavy rain has certainly not been a big deal. The DuoMid is a lot smaller, I wouldn't want that for 2 in lots of rain. I can...

In GEAR » 'mids in the rain
September 18, 6:18pm

Yes please
4 yds, 0.51 oz. Petras Surna (Australia)

In Make Your Own Gear » Combined order for green cuben - Anybody want some?
September 17, 6:58am

bivy pattern
RS180 here http://www.owfinc.com/Hardware/Patternslist/MiscPatterns.asp#THE%C2%A0RAIN%20SHED is a bivy pattern

In Make Your Own Gear » Where to get a drawstring Bivy pattern with bathtub floor
September 17, 1:00am

All Reader Reviews by Peter Surna

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Therm-a-Rest Neoair
I am a side sleeper and have used the Prolite 3 and normally a 3/4 length Prolite 4 but find the NeoAir to be far more comfortable. If you blow up the NeoAir on a warm sunny day you will find that ...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
September 05, 7:49pm

Titanuium Goat Ptarmigan Bivy
Likes - I have the version with the mesh/fabric hood and use the bivy with the mesh over my face 99% of the time. This is much more comfortable and less claustrophobic than momentum fabric over my ...

In Shelters - Bivy Sacks
September 02, 8:44am

Stephenson 2R
It won’t fall down, it withstands high wind but there are too many usability issues with this tent to make it easy to use. Perhaps 10 years ago these tents were ahead of their time. Now they are n...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
October 22, 4:56pm

Six Moon Designs StarLite
I like the design of this pack but have issues over the quality and durability. On its second use, and with no real loads and no bush whacking, the mesh separated from its elastic on one of the sid...

In Backpacks - Frameless
October 22, 12:09am

Feathered Friends Hummingbird, Epic outer
This bag has an Epic outer and a 0.85 inner with 2oz overfill. It weighs about 830 grams. Two of my friends have asked me to recommend bags to them and I have recommended WM Ultralights but someho...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
January 30, 5:00am

Hilleberg Nallo 3GT 2005
I bought this tent in 2005 for really wet windy weather for 2 above the tree line. Pros: - Massive size for the weight of 2.75kg - Huge vestibule, I have never seen a bigger vestibule on a te...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
January 08, 4:28pm

Icebreaker Superfine 190
I second the above.

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - WOOL
September 06, 1:48am

Nunatak Arc Ghost
Pros: Lots of loft for the 400 grams of total weight. More than a WM Highlight for instance. Cons: Too narrow. Way too narrow to sleep in for me and I like sleeping bags people normally say are too...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
September 03, 6:17am