Subscribe Contribute Advertise Facebook Twitter Instagram Forums Newsletter

BPL Community Profile

Chris Peichel (momo) - BPL Guest

My Locale Eureka
About Me Chris Peichel has not added a biography yet.
CityEureka
StateCA
CountryUSA

You cannot send this user a personal message (PM) because they have not specified a PM email address yet.

All Forum Posts by Chris Peichel

Showing 61 - 70 of 201 | Page: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21
 

Post

Forum » Thread

Another Pack
Travis, I will figure it out and let you know. And... Congratulations on your upcoming wedding! Thanks Chris

In Make Your Own Gear » Another Pack
February 16, 10:40pm

Another Pack
Thanks The volume is around 35l, I will try to remember to post actual dimensions. The green x-pac is lighter weight then the gray. The gray is pretty burly fabric. The foam is a microcell...

In Make Your Own Gear » Another Pack
February 16, 10:26pm

Another Pack
Here is a pack I made for my sister. It was made as an alpine pack. Hip belt is removable. Sleeve for bivy pad with zippered closure flap. It is made from x-pac from rockywoods and 200d oxford ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Another Pack
February 16, 7:15pm

re: silnylon
I personally would not want a hammock made from silnylon. Having breathable fabric under you, I believe, is important especially in warmer temps. For example: before I made an uq, I was using...

In Make Your Own Gear » Simple Hammock?
February 15, 6:15pm

frame sheet
Andy, I understand better, thanks. I can say in testing the frame sheet with and without the aluminum stay, the frame sheet resists compression and deflection with the stay in place ( at least ...

In Make Your Own Gear » frame sheet for Golite Pinnacle (or Jam)
February 11, 6:39pm

frame sheet
Thanks Andrew, I appreciate feedback, and always welcome suggestions. I used webbing because I had it on hand, I do think it would still need webbing on the ends just to guard against the stay ...

In Make Your Own Gear » frame sheet for Golite Pinnacle (or Jam)
February 09, 10:31pm

Thread
For thread, use a 100% nylon(if nylon use a uv treated) or 100% polyester. Bonded threads are better. Size of thread for a pack, depending on how thick of fabric you are using, should be around a ...

In Make Your Own Gear » My first pack
February 09, 10:26am

frame sheet
Konrad, thanks Yes I do have an industrial machine. The frame sheet is only 10"wide, so no problem with the reach on the sewing machine arm. I bought the hdpe sheet from professionalpla...

In Make Your Own Gear » frame sheet for Golite Pinnacle (or Jam)
February 09, 7:37am

frame sheet
Mike, The sewing of the webbing to the hdpe was easy...but... I cheated. I have a compound walking foot machine. That was sewn with a 92 bonded polyester thread. I have developed quite an addi...

In Make Your Own Gear » frame sheet for Golite Pinnacle (or Jam)
February 08, 7:28pm

frame sheet
Thanks, The aluminum is from a local metals supplier. The nylon sleeve is just a lightweight 1 1/2" wide nylon webbing folded and sewn to the hdpe sheet with a velcro closure. The pac...

In Make Your Own Gear » frame sheet for Golite Pinnacle (or Jam)
February 08, 7:04pm

All Reader Reviews by Chris Peichel

Showing 1 - 1 of 1 | Page: 1
 

Review

Category

Feathered Friends Helios jacket epic fabric
I have the helios jacket with the epic fabric, ff says 15oz (I need to buy a scale). I have had this jacket for almost 2yrs. This jacket fits me great, sizes run a little snug so try on if possible or...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
April 10, 9:56pm