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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!
CityBowie
StateMaryland
CountryUS

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All Forum Posts by Doug I.

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Re: Re: Re: eVENT rapair
Thanks Steve! Great pic-based explanation!

In GEAR » eVENT rapair
November 04, 12:34pm

Re: Re: FS: Ptarmigan bivy - SOLD
Thanks for your interest.

In Gear Swap » FS: Ptarmigan bivy
November 04, 12:17pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: MacCat Deluxe w/bivy
Sorry Andrew, didn't answer your second question. The tensioners are great. It's why I love Ron's gear, the thoughtful touches he adds. With the tensioners it's a set it and forg...

In GEAR » MacCat Deluxe w/bivy
November 04, 11:15am

Re: MLD Cuben Hammock Tarp
Hi Kevin, Anything can be modified ;-) Shoot an email to Ron at MLD and ask, he'll let you know what it would take and what it would cost. Personally, I like having a separate rain jac...

In GEAR » MacCat Deluxe w/bivy
November 04, 11:13am

Re: Re: Re: MacCat Deluxe w/bivy
Hi Andrew, I did seam seal it. I'm a notoriously poor seam sealer (but getting better each time I attempt it!). I don't really know how much weight I gained as I don't weigh my stuff...

In GEAR » MacCat Deluxe w/bivy
November 04, 11:08am

Re: eVENT rapair
What's a spruce trap? Sounds painful.

In GEAR » eVENT rapair
November 04, 11:04am

Re: MacCat Deluxe
"If you mean the Blackcat tarp page (DIY MacCat clone) it's over here:" That's the one! Thanks Lori!

In GEAR » MacCat Deluxe w/bivy
November 04, 10:01am

Re: MacCat Deluxe
Somewhere on my home computer I have a link to a page where someone demonstrates a number of ways to pitch such a tarp on the ground. Quite illuminating. If I can find it tonight I'll add it to...

In GEAR » MacCat Deluxe w/bivy
November 04, 9:47am

Re: MacCat Deluxe w/bivy
Should work fine I would think, but you will have a bit less coverage than a 'regular' rectangular tarp, I would think, due to the shape. There are some set up without hammocks in the Field...

In GEAR » MacCat Deluxe w/bivy
November 04, 9:27am

Re: Caldera UL Compact for MLD pot - SOLD
This item is sold, pending payment. Thanks for the interest. Those who have written me, I'll respond when I get home tonight and have all my emails in one place! Doug

In Gear Swap » Caldera UL Compact for MLD pot
November 04, 8:43am

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