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20-40f
Sounds like you talking insulation while not hiking. Long john top,fleece, puffy, rain jacket, go to bed. In that order for me. Only thing that differs is how heavy puffy, if at all.

In GEAR » That 40-20F sliver?
August 25, 6:50pm

FA
The real money is in selling clothing to the masses based on image. That is what TNF, Patagonia do. But you have to produce a bit of gear and have a hardcore rep to have that image. EB used to have...

In GEAR » Is Eddie Bauer giving up on First Ascent?
August 24, 9:30pm

sierra pants
I wore RR ecomesh pants on the jmt, no problems . I did hike in my compression shorts with ul running shorts over one day in Yosemite because it was so hot at the low elevations. No sunscreen, no ...

In Gear Lists » First Time Sierra Gear List - Advice Needed
August 24, 6:38pm

warranty
My experience with warranties, is that they are highly dependent on the financial well-being of the company. Aside from that, its just a scrap of paper.

In GEAR » People's experiences with warranties?
August 24, 6:32pm

rei
Changing SKU for items on sale would make sense for tracking sales data, reviews aside.

In GEAR » REI web site hides bad products
August 24, 5:10pm

trail runners
The hazard is, if a kid does unluckily twist an ankle wearing shoes, YOU will likely never hear the end of it. This is what some adults have in the back of their mind and just dont want to go there...

In Backpacking Light with Scouts » Economy Trail Runners?
August 24, 5:07pm

arc blast
"How does the Arc Blast ride if the pack is not full?" Better

In GEAR » Zpacks Arc Blast vs Zero
August 23, 6:21pm

mices
Mice are less objectionable than the 60 yr old man with sleep apnea that snores, for sure.

In Pre-Trip Planning » Keeping the Mice Out at GSMNP
August 23, 3:25pm

arc blast
If you will routinely be over 15 lbs, you will appreciate the arc blast, and never ever notice the tiny wt difference. It gives you the ability to carry up to 25-30 lbs, and is more durable. You ...

In GEAR » Zpacks Arc Blast vs Zero
August 23, 11:58am

collapsible water bottles
Collapsible is good for extra water that isnt needed all the time, just for dry stretches. Filling collapsible bottles is a pain in a stream. Often end up filling another more rigid bottle an...

In GEAR » Collapsible water bottles - why?
August 23, 11:52am

All Reader Reviews by M B

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Melanzana micro grid hoody
very light, very warm, very comfortable. great design. A bit pricey, but worth it for the use I get out of it.

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - SYNTHETIC
March 19, 9:27pm

Western Mountaineering Megalite
Roomy, warm, true to rating , or better if shift down to top to maximize loft when sleeping on good R value pad. I sleep cold with a pretty low bodyfat percentage. After shifting most down to to...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
December 09, 2:50pm