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george carr (hammer-one) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Walking With The Son
About Me Enjoy UL backpacking and building stoves.
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All Forum Posts by george carr

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Re: Need a tip - Photon X-Micro LED Light
Dave,I carry the exact same setup in my pocket and I've never had it turn on accidentally. In fact, I sleep with it in a pocket if I'm sleeping in sweatpants, just in case I have to ge...

In GEAR » Need a tip - Photon X-Micro LED Light
June 21, 9:23pm

What could be better than free?
Just wanted to let everyone know about our first ever giveaway at Trail Ready . Good luck to all who enter!

In Gear Deals » What could be better than free?
May 19, 4:31pm

Looking good!
Looks good Bender! Got my eye on one of those Taperlites!

In On the Web » A much needed update to KookaBay.com
May 05, 8:23pm

Trail Ready Episode 3
For your perusal: Trail Ready Episode 3 A review of some Sea2Summit products and the modified lean-to pitch.

In On the Web » Trail Ready Episode 3
May 05, 8:17pm

Re: 1.3L Evernew?
My stock of 1.3L evernew pots ran out last November, and at that time I was told they wouldn't get more at evernew america until February 2011. At that time the shipment came in and the factory...

In GEAR » Cookpot & Mugs for a couple
April 22, 5:33pm

Trail Ready Episode 2 - Fire and Ice
A little slow getting it out, but here is the 2nd episode of Trail Ready .

In On the Web » Trail Ready episode 1
March 13, 10:54am

Trail Ready episode 1
The finally got out the 1st episode of Trail Ready . I apologize for the blurry intro.

In On the Web » Trail Ready episode 1
January 12, 12:20pm

Re:Man rescued from fall at Glen Onoko Falls
I went with a group on this trail in October, and my biggest concern was trying to keep some of our group from walking onto the top of the falls. They weren't experienced hikers, and simply mis...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Man rescued from fall at Glen Onoko Falls
January 01, 9:33am

Re: AGG - Inertia Pouch
I second Sarah's cozy. Bought one a while back and am a very happy customer.

In GEAR » AGG - Inertia Pouch
December 27, 5:10pm

RE:RE:24 hours of free shipping at E2E
John, thank you very much! You'd think by now I'd know to check my links. It seems to be working now.

In Gear Deals » 24 hours of free shipping at E2E
December 17, 7:04pm

All Reader Reviews by george carr

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Mountain House Precooked Scrambled Eggs with Bacon
When I decide to pack a hot breakfast I usually either pick up the MH eggs with bacon or ham and peppers. As one reviewer suggested, pour out the water before consuming. I usually prepare this dish as...

In Foods - Prepackaged Meals & Side Dishes
February 19, 7:47pm

Mountain House Lasagna with Meat Sauce
When I grab a freeze dried dinner for an overnighter, the MH lasagna is my number one choice. I liked it when I started in '88 and still like it today.

In Foods - Prepackaged Meals & Side Dishes
February 19, 7:40pm

Lightweight Backpacking 101 Ryan Jordan, Alan Dixon + (2001)
When I 1st joined BL.com this was the article that convinced me sub 5 was possible. I think that on the home page there should be a link that says read this first. While the original might use some up...

In Books and Media
February 19, 7:34pm

The Ultralight Backpacker by Ryel Kestenbaum
At the time of this books publishing UL backpacking was still relatively new to the general backpacking public, so as the saying goes "you can fool some of the people some of the time...". T...

In Books and Media
February 19, 7:28pm

Tarptent Squall
I purchased my Tarptent Squall in 2004 and now consider it my main shelter when I am carrying a tent. Henry Shires was a pleasure to deal with and very helpful. The squall has served me well from my b...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
February 10, 8:42am

Powerbar Energy Gel Caffinated Gels
I discovered energy gels a few years ago and decided to try the Powerbar brand on an AT hike in 2004. If you've never tried a carbohydrate gel or don't typically take in caffeine all I can say...

In Foods - Energy Bars, Gels, and Drinks
February 10, 8:31am

Montbell Thermawrap Vest
I've owned the Montbell Thermawrap UL Vest for 3 seasons now, and like many folks I puchased it to save weight. I originally carried a fleece vest that had trustily served me for many years, so I ...

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
February 10, 8:12am