Subscribe Contribute Advertise Facebook Twitter Instagram Forums Newsletter

BPL Community Profile

Ken Thompson (kthompson) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Behind the Redwood Curtain
About Me Better to observe than be observed.

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

All Forum Posts by Ken Thompson

Showing 6031 - 6040 of 8647 | Page: 1 ...595 596 597 598 599 600 601 602 603 604 605 606 607 608 609 610 611 612 613 614 ...865
 

Post

Forum » Thread

Re: Kudos Eugene
Really fantastic job! what a great trip. Nice writing style.

In Editor's Roundtable » Mistaken for Strangers
September 06, 9:58pm

Re: Pt. Reyes, Wildcat Camp
Good on you Jay. Taking the boys out. Was sunny and hot here. Go figure.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » Pt. Reyes, Wildcat Camp
September 05, 9:59pm

Re: If yr gear aint trashed ...
you understand the value of a dollar...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » If yr gear aint trashed ...
September 05, 6:13pm

Re: Shoulder Strap Education
Life is full of compromises. All I can say is that system works for me.

In Make Your Own Gear » Shoulder Strap Education
September 05, 9:25am

Re: Re: Re: Shoulder Strap Education
I have a Tozi Kletter from Jandd. Very comfortable. No weird contact with the straps either. Only 1 attachment point to fail. Similar to sewn on straps too. Seen them rip out. You can adjust the d...

In Make Your Own Gear » Shoulder Strap Education
September 05, 9:18am

Re: Shoulder Strap Education
Check out the Cloud 9 strap system at Jandd. They have a nifty solution for this that also makes it easy to trade out different size and styles of straps. http://www.jandd.com/Technotes/technote...

In Make Your Own Gear » Shoulder Strap Education
September 05, 9:00am

Re:-2 on Driducks
-2. "Less than minimally durable, tears at the seams, not suitable for any type of bushwacking, fully disposable." I had a set last 45 minutes. Total crap. Buy a better longer ...

In Gear Lists » Best Lightweight Rain Gear
September 05, 8:53am

Re: Opinel
Opinel is an excellent suggestion. Also look at the Ka-Bar Doziers on Amazon, They make a mini also. Came nice and sharp. Decent stainless blade.

In GEAR » looking for a replacement knife
September 04, 6:40pm

"BPLGGG location check @ Cache Creek"
I have Topo and love Google Earth.

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » BPLGGG location check @ Cache Creek
September 04, 1:37pm

Re: "BPLGGG location check @ Cache Creek"
No bikes allowed. Packraft?

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » BPLGGG location check @ Cache Creek
September 04, 12:45pm

All Reader Reviews by Ken Thompson

Showing 1 - 5 of 5 | Page: 1
 

Review

Category

ULA Equipment
Ordered this pack early on a Thurs. morning PST. Shipped from ULA that afternoon. Custom CDT with no hip belt or ice axe/pole retention or any other options other than the pad and hydration sleeve. U...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
September 29, 6:35pm

Lost Valley Hammocks Arkansas
Know your reviewer.

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
July 13, 7:45am

Hilleberg Unna
I too have just joined the ranks of Hilleberg carriers. I bought an Unna for myself and my sometime canine companion. Heavy compared to what a lot carry here sure. I slept like a rock in 60mph gusts ...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
May 12, 2:15pm

Osprey Hornet 46
Moved this here from the Lifer's only forum. Here is what I thought Review for Osprey Hornet 46. Tester info. Ken Thompson 43 years old Living/hiking in far northern CA. 6'3" 210...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 24, 6:52am

Bareboxer.com Golf City Products Barebox
Overall I am happy with it. I do not like the over built and heavy locking mechanism on the lid. Something more akin to the Garcia Machine type would be more than adequate. Other than that it perform...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 08, 6:44am