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Aaron Sorensen (awsorensen) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South of Forester Pass
About Me Love pushing the SUL boundary's of what is possible.

Make almost all of my gear myself.
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All Forum Posts by Aaron Sorensen

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Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Gear List: Goal of 10lb Base Weight
Eric, I've been making my own quilts for over 10 years now. I used to use graphs to go by temp range. Since I have been out enough, I know what I need for quilt fill to keep me warm. Se...

In Gear Lists » Gear List: Goal of 10lb Base Weight
May 03, 10:21am

Re: Re: Re: HH Testing
I know a few of these fabric mentioned have been tested. It would be great to see the lighter fabrics go head to head. Nobul2 Argon .67 Momentum 50 Phantom Ventum Then move to the lighte...

In Make Your Own Gear » Sharing the failures as well :) HH machine
May 02, 7:30pm

Re: Re: Re: 10D vs 15D Fabric in Hammock Gear Quilt?
If you are in a double wall tent, why are you worrying about the difference in just over an ounce? If what you are after i durability and more moisture resistance then an ounce is well worth it. ...

In GEAR » 10D vs 15D Fabric in Hammock Gear Quilt?
April 29, 9:15pm

Re: Re: Oh, UL Fabric Gurus...
I would go with Ti-Goat's Nobul 1. It breathes very well and is very soft.

In Make Your Own Gear » Oh, UL Fabric Gurus...
April 28, 5:14pm

Re: sul pot
I just added a handle to mine.

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » My SUL setup ,what i like about it and some questions !
April 28, 5:08pm

Re: Re: Not nearly STUPID enough! Sub 1oz Pack?
Franco, I consider anything non-UL is like, I can "literally" bring my kitchen sink and still be lighter than them. UL- You can buy this crap at REI. SUL- Easy, with lots of expe...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » Not nearly STUPID enough! Sub 1oz Pack?
April 26, 1:46pm

Re: Re: Re: very small air pillow
I switched my entire pad set up to have a better pillow with this chopped Klymit 8 ouncer. .

In GEAR » very small air pillow
April 25, 1:40pm

Re: HG, EE, Katabatic
I have made one quilt with vertical baffles and like it much better. I also think Argon is a much better fabric as an interior than a shell. EE has better wind and dew resistance while still be...

In GEAR » Enlightened Equipment Revelation vs. Hammock Gear Burrow
April 25, 1:34pm

Re: Re: Maybe this is nuts but....
Sorry but I don't think you guys are considering that this gear still weights something more than what you can do as you are referring to. Go ahead and try putting a gallon's worth of we...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » Not nearly STUPID enough! Sub 1oz Pack?
April 25, 12:57pm

0.65 Ounce Pack Done & Pictures
All done. Did some cut and trimming for a 0.65 ounce backpack. Well, what did you expect for that weight? Made using .67 Argon and 7/8" grosgrain. Yes, it is sewn on to the shirt. N...

In SuperUltraLight (SUL) Backpacking Discussion » Not nearly STUPID enough! Sub 1oz Pack?
April 24, 4:16pm

All Reader Reviews by Aaron Sorensen

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Fenix L2D-CE
Everything else is just a light. For its weight, its 2-40 times brighter and lasts 5-10 time longer. Now they just need to make a 3AAA headlamp with a 5/15/35 lumens setting. The only problem...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
May 13, 10:33pm

Golite 2006 Reed Pants
I got the 2006 version with out the leg zippers because it is what I wanted, (the lighter version). I'm sure the breathability that Golite claims for it is accurate, but something twice as good...

In Clothing - Raingear
March 11, 1:20pm

Nuwai 1 Watt (HLX-712L)
The Nuwai HLX-712L ROCKS!!! I found it hear for $27 The CR123A Batteries are only $1 each as well. I have been using the Pe...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
December 13, 8:47pm

The North Face 2005 Hightail Long
I have a few issues with this bag that will never get addressed because the new ones have been changed completely. First the good. I found it on sale for $230. The long is only 3 oz more than t...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
December 01, 6:23pm

Gatorade Bottle
I have yet to have one of these leak on me. They have taking over as my go to water holder since they have been out. Platy's are just too finiky IMO. I just wish they made one a little bigger. ...

In Hydration - Water Storage Containers
November 30, 7:58pm