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Steven Evans (Steve_Evans) - BPL Lifetime Member

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My Website URLhttp://www.suluk46.com
My PDF Gear ListZion National Park - Mid May

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All Forum Posts by Steven Evans

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UL Titanium Hatchet
Thought you guys would get a kick out of this one. I cut it on the waterjet the other day, sharpened the blade with a benchgrinder, and was surprised at how well it worked. Big hook on the back for...

In Make Your Own Gear » UL Titanium Hatchet
November 20, 6:25pm

Re: Re: Re: Dimensions of 14 gram Esbit tab?
Bob, I don't use Esbit (anymore) because it is expensive and very hard to get compared to Coughlans Fuel tablets - that is the case here in Canada...however, I want my stove to have the ability...

In GEAR » Dimensions of 14 gram Esbit tab?
November 13, 6:31pm

Re: Dimensions of 14 gram Esbit tab?
Guys, just what I needed, thanks a bunch!

In GEAR » Dimensions of 14 gram Esbit tab?
November 13, 5:34pm

Dimensions of 14 gram Esbit tab?
Anybody have the dimensions (H X W X L) of a 14 gram (1/2 oz.) esbit tab? I'm designing a stove and Esbit is not "readily" available up here. Any help would be great. Thanks!

In GEAR » Dimensions of 14 gram Esbit tab?
November 13, 4:10pm

Re: Platypus to warm Sleeping Bag?
James, I'm late to reply but I fill a wide mouth platypus every night straight from a boiling pot of water, into the water bladder, and then into my bag. The bottle will be scorching hot for ho...

In Winter Hiking » Platypus to warm Sleeping Bag?
November 13, 11:17am

Re: Re: Re: bag baffles - lingerie?
Ahh, the stretchy stuff. Good idea. Is tulle stretchy? I have no idea. What about hacking up a bunch of sheer nylons? That stuff is seriously light and definitely stretchy. Keep us posted.

In Make Your Own Gear » bag baffles - lingerie?
November 07, 9:46pm

Re: bag baffles - lingerie?
Might want to check out "tulle", used on wedding veils (sp?). I know some people have used it as a mosquito net in the past. Fragile but very light weight. I have no experience with it ot...

In Make Your Own Gear » bag baffles - lingerie?
November 06, 6:57pm

Re: Re: Re: Fosters Ridgeline Cans
Dan, those little ones look sweet. I'd be interested in a 2 cup version (or maybe just a tad more so I could actually boil 2 cups: 550ml?). Post the link when you got 'em up in the site :)

In Gear Deals » Fosters Ridgeline Cans
October 25, 6:15pm

Re: Re: Buttons
I had a vest years ago that used buttons on the front. They worked well and were quite large so mitt and gloved use wasn't a problem. If I were to use buttons, I would look for some with a very...

In Make Your Own Gear » Buttons
October 23, 10:01am

Re: Re: Cuben Tape
I contacted Cubic Tech and they are indeed offering 2 types of tape: 1) single sided re-enforced version. 2) double sided non re-enforced version. I bought a 1/2" wide roll of both a...

In Make Your Own Gear » Breathable Cuben?
October 11, 10:33am

All Reader Reviews by Steven Evans

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Forty Below Light Energy TR Overboots/Simple Slippers
First off, here is the system I currently use: 1st: Thin liner sock, 2nd: Vapour Barrier Liner, 3rd: Montrail Hardrocks, 4th: 40 Below TR Overboot Why did I purchase the 40 Below Overboot?...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
May 14, 8:29am

Nunatak Arc AT
If you are thinking about this quilt, go for it. This system is the best I have used...just make sure you are ready for it. Paired with my Nunatak Skaha Plus, this is my 3 season sleep setup. I hav...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
December 19, 12:03pm

TarpTent Double Rainbow
With only one review for the rainbow, I had to put my 2 cents in here. Adding on the above post. Straight out of the box (tent, stuff sack, stakes etc.) and thrown on a scale, mine comes in at 4...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
February 20, 7:02am

Patagonia Ready Mix Softshell Jacket
I bought this on a whim just over a year ago after reading some reviews on it. This has turned out to be my go-to jacket for all my winter activities. From snowboarding to snowshoeing, there is no rea...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
February 20, 6:39am

Feathered Friends Customer Service
While the products are great, I purchased a 2 sets of Down Booties (which were in stock) on Jan-15th. Credit Card was charged same day and product was to be shipped next day. 3 weeks later I started t...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
February 19, 10:35pm

Six Moon Designs Essence '07
Simply put, this pack had everything I was looking for - in order of importance: 1)Panel Loading for easy organization 2)Hip belt pockets for regularly accessed items 3)Mesh side pockets for dryi...

In Backpacks - Frameless
February 19, 10:25pm