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Derek Cox (derekcox) - BPL Forum Member

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In GEAR » Montbell UL Spiral Down Hugger #3
September 23, 7:13pm

Market update: UL Flashlights
I am in the market for a new flashlight/headlamp and was wondering what everyone was using that worked well for them or that is new to the market. My last headlamp was a petzl zipka, which i didn&...

In GEAR » Market update: UL Flashlights
September 22, 10:45pm

Re: Pillows
Dual flexair with a piece of foam padding on top (like from a mattress cover type foam. Super light and just as comfortable as the pillow i use in bed each night. less than 3 ounces. you can mak...

In GEAR » Pillows
September 15, 11:28pm

Re: Contrail or Gatewood
just curious scott... why would you ever use the contrail over the one if you prefer it it bad conditions and it is lighter?

In GEAR » contrail or gatewood cape?
September 15, 4:16pm

Re: Re: Another nester, 2 cups 3 oz you can probably do with just 2 pieces to make the pot though he uses three... some jb weld could be used as ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Another nester, 2 cups 3 oz
September 14, 8:14pm

GG The One plus porch/cooking shelter
So I have an 09 The One i am about to receive and am interested in the possibility of bringing along some way to rig up a porch that extends over the doorway or that I could set up to cook under or...

In GEAR » GG The One plus porch/cooking shelter
September 11, 7:34pm

Re: Re: Is this a good reason to buy The One?
Ha wow Franco... a little more extreme than I was thinking of course but still along the lines that a lot of one man tents take up just slightly more space than you do laying down... experiences ...

In GEAR » Is this a good reason to buy The One?
September 08, 10:38pm

Re: Re: Is this a good reason to buy The One?
In response to Brian M's post on why he chose the tarp/bivy over a one piece, tarp/tent type shelter: Brian's post: I have been through the same reasoning a few times. As another tarp/...

In GEAR » Is this a good reason to buy The One?
September 08, 3:09pm

2009 GG The Ones back in stock
That is all.

In GEAR » 2009 GG The Ones back in stock
September 01, 7:48pm

Re: Cuben Fiber Down Air Pad
Looks like the idea shows promise... what do you estimate the final weight and r-value would be including the pump? are you going to start a website up like many others have done or just work excl...

In Gear Deals » Cuben Fiber Down Air Pad
August 26, 10:56am

All Reader Reviews by Derek Cox

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Jetboil Personal Cooking System
Easy to use. Lighter can be easily fixed if you read the troubleshooting guide. Boils water fast and uses very little fuel. Insulated and takes up relatively little space. on the heavier side, but ...

In Stoves - Canister
February 24, 9:18pm

Therm-A-Rest Pro Lite 3
Had it for a few years now. Never had any problems with leaking or holes. Comfy 1" of padding. Plenty wide and long, but a little on the heavier side.

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
February 24, 9:12pm

MSR Hubba
Outstanding rain protection. Plenty of room to sit up and move around a bit. Full mesh allows you to see the stars clearly on clear nights. Lightweight and perfect for nastier conditions when a tar...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
February 24, 9:07pm

Montbell UL Down Inner Jacket
Packs small. Very light. Fits great. Soft material. Keeps me warm down to about 40 degrees over just a t-shirt. Full zip is very handy and pockets are a great touch. Absolutely nothing but good th...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
February 24, 8:57pm

Osprey Atmos 50
Like others have said, what really separates this pack from others is the airspeed suspension. This pack molds perfectly to my hips and shoulders since it does not contact my back air can flow freely...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
February 24, 8:53pm

Mountain Laurel Designs Zip
Much tougher pack for just a few ounces more. Tough Mesh on back and sides is great for holding a myriad of items. Shoulder straps are comfortable and it carries a load very well. Great craftsmansh...

In Backpacks - Frameless
February 24, 8:45pm

walmart is great for those cheap generic items needed for each trip. i.e. snacks, travel toiletries, odds and ends. who cares where the money goes or how wealthy Walmart is? i get what i need at a g...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
June 12, 8:10pm