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No more MLD Superfly???
Just checked the MLD website and the Superfly has been pulled from it ... ??? S.

In GEAR » No more MLD Superfly???
June 18, 1:06pm

Where is the MLD Superfly???
Just checked the MLD website and the Superfly has been pulled from it ... ??? S

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Where are the MLD shelters???
June 18, 11:32am

Re: One Review
Both SMD Refuge tents are lighter than the Rainbow and have more space, including greater length (8 inches!!) Great tents and truely for two people. S.

In Editor's Roundtable » Gossamer Gear The One Shelter REVIEW
June 18, 11:22am

Exped downmat 7 - problem solved!
OK - I figured that the connection between the pumpsack and the valve was too tight, thus obstructing the air flow. Yeah! All is good. Sven

In GEAR » Question for Exped Downmat owners
June 17, 8:59am

Re: Re: BPL RANK
I also bought the dyneema air cord on BPL instead of the nano one - rank went down by 0.2 right away. Penalty for choosing something heavier. :-)

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » BPL RANK
June 16, 11:45am

Re: Make me a miniature sleeping bag $$ - Sarah, Colleen
Dear all - thanks for your wonderful support and well wishes! Sorry it took me a while to respond, I was leading a backpacking "bootcamp" over the weekend. I think that I would like to t...

In GEAR » Make me a miniature sleeping bag $$
June 16, 7:03am

Make me a miniature sleeping bag $$
OK guys - I'd like to commission any of you DIY pros to make me a functional miniature mummy sleeping bag that is as close to the "real thing" (zipper/velcro, hood with cinch cord, ba...

In GEAR » Make me a miniature sleeping bag $$
June 13, 1:35pm

Re: No problem
Will try ... Thanks!

In GEAR » Question for Exped Downmat owners
June 13, 9:06am

Re: available single pole shelters
I wholeheartedly agree with John with regards to the unavailability of different fabrics!!! This has been a major turn-off and makes other companies much more attractive. S.

In GEAR » Is there any such thing as a utilitarian all purpose shelter?
June 13, 9:04am

Re: Sept. vs. Oct.
Hope that the last week of September will still be OK ... :-)

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Need trip ideas!
June 13, 6:53am

All Reader Reviews by Sven Klingemann

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Big Agnes Clearview
Just tested the Clearview (mummy style full length) on a three day trip to Michigan. Temperatures overnight were between high fourties to high fiftees. - Comfort: The pad was quite comfortable when i...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
August 22, 2:06pm

Nano Technology Micro Ceramic Water Filter
In my search for a light water filter I tried outNano Technology's Micro Ceramic Water Filter on a recent three day trip. - Pros: Light weight! Less than 3oz. Filters out particles down to 0.1ยต a...

In Hydration - Water Treatment
May 14, 9:36am

Six Moon Designs Refuge "X"
I have used the Refuge X on a three day trip to the UP in Michigan. Temperatures overnight were between 30-40F and there was no rain or significant wind. I received the tent at a weight of 15.8 oz, a...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
May 11, 8:07pm

Exped Downmat 7
OK - I need to boost that rating again! I have the 72inch Exped Downmat and it has not let me down yet! :-) It is a bit heavy, but if you are looking for a pad that is really comfortable, especially...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
April 28, 8:50am

Backpacking Light FeatherLite Vapor Mitts
I have used the Mitts on several trips now in temperatures ranging from -10F to about 35F, with and without Possum Down liners and despite multiple attempts from my girlfriend to steal them from me (h...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
January 22, 3:06pm

BMW Cocoon Pro 60 Parka
I have been able to test the Pro Parka now for about one month. Sizing/Fit: I am 5'6 and 140lbs; the Parka (size XS)fits great with the exception of its length. one or two more inches would have...

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
January 14, 12:01pm

Trail Designs Caldera Stove
The Caldera stove is truly wonderful. I have paired it with the Firelite 500 mug and it performs really well. Boiling times are much shorter compared to the MSR pocker rocket I have and if you know ho...

In Stoves - Alcohol
November 05, 8:04am

Timberland Delerion Low Pro
I have used the Delerion Pros for about 9 months now. The are light, are good for stream crossing and look rather cool to me. On the downside, the footbox is very narrow and I have been having consist...

In Footwear - Boots, Shoes, Gaiters
November 02, 8:20am

Six Moon Designs Lunar Solo
Just got the Lunar Solo and have used it on a weekend trip at the Black River Falls in WI. I was a bit worried about (a) ease of setup based on other people's comments and (b)problems of condensat...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
June 11, 9:47am

POE AO-Lite Women's Petite
This is a great sleeping pad. 18.5oz, 3 seasons. Very comfortable and compact, no slipping around, especially due to the side rails. I am side-sleeper, so the extra hip support comes in handy. Certain...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
June 04, 8:47pm