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Doug I. (idester) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale MidAtlantic
About Me Grew up in the Adirondacks. Retired Army. Currently a DoD civilian. Want to retire again and do more backpacking!

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Re: On outing the seller

In Gear Swap » Suggestions for solving a Gear Swap dispute?
July 23, 9:04pm

Re: Re: Thanks Kat
"I'd probably want my item returned before I refunded a person in that situation." For the most part, if I'm selling to someone I don't know, I'd want the item returned...

In Gear Swap » Suggestions for solving a Gear Swap dispute?
July 23, 7:52pm

Re: Suggestions for solving a Gear Swap dispute?
Just going by what you've said.... If it's a manufacturing defect, and the manufacturer will replace the tarp at no charge to you, I'd take that route. I'd also reference the nam...

In Gear Swap » Suggestions for solving a Gear Swap dispute?
July 23, 7:43pm

Re: Hot Tenting Market Update?
Nothing that's going to answer your questions, but there are a few threads, and even an Editor's Roundtable story, on wood stoves and their use. Might be some good background. The story is ...

In GEAR » Hot Tenting Market Update?
July 22, 6:50pm

Re: something
very strange amalgamation of html code this site takes and doesn't take.

In User Test Forum » something
July 22, 5:50am

Re: Contest ...
We shall not go gentle into this good night. Time for some campfire stories instead...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » CONTEST: who can write the best SPOT messenger OK/check-in poem?
July 21, 8:35pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Circle of life
Okay Craig, how long have you been waiting for just the right thread to link to that video?

In Chaff » Circle of life
July 21, 7:41pm

Re: Re: Circle of life
I, of course, did not witness the owl eating the frog, only the owl poop right where the frog had been sitting. My brother offers a different story than mine: Frog is sitting serenely on my b...

In Chaff » Circle of life
July 21, 3:10pm

Circle of life
True story. When I went to bed last night there was a small frog sitting on my patio, seemingly staring at the back glass door. He was about 4 feet from the door, so not looking at his reflectio...

In Chaff » Circle of life
July 20, 5:51pm

Re: The new ONE
"The new ONE " That's how I used to introduce my second wife....

In GEAR » The new ONE
July 20, 2:10pm

All Reader Reviews by Doug I.

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Packa eVent
Eddie Hinnant's eVent Packa is not a piece of UL gear, even if you factor in the combined use of rain jacket and pack cover. But it's very good for what it is and what it does. I've had th...

In Clothing - Raingear
May 08, 9:09pm

Warbonnet BlackBird
The Warbonnet Blackbird hammock offers, quite simply, the most restful and comfortable sleep I've ever had in the backcountry. It's very well made (craftsmanship), strong and sturdy, and has n...

In Shelters - Hammocks & Accessories
April 05, 8:13am