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Re: re: Flash range
Gary, first you have to get your priorities straight. This will vary between a grizzly bear and a black bear. Also, it matters if the bear is a mother with cubs. Sometimes I have had black bears...

In GEAR » Ursack closer to being allowed in Yosemite?
April 11, 2:43pm

Re: Flash range
As I have stated previously, the fur of a typical black bear will soak up just about every photon of light that you throw at it, and it is almost impossible to overexpose the dark fur. So, setting ...

In GEAR » Ursack closer to being allowed in Yosemite?
April 11, 2:33pm

Re: Ursack update
That was an interesting story about so many bears in camp. Personally, I have never had more than three bears, and they were very fiesty. Rangers often tell you to store your food a certain distanc...

In GEAR » Ursack closer to being allowed in Yosemite?
April 11, 2:08pm

Re: KARAKORAM VALLEY- ANY advice?
Before you start making many plans, you might want to read up on what happened to Ned Gillette. --B.G.--

In Pre-Trip Planning » KARAKORAM VALLEY- ANY advice?
April 11, 1:56pm

Re: Re: micro-webbing
Thanks anyway, Lance. You do some good work, no matter what anybody says. --B.G.--

In Make Your Own Gear » micro-webbing
April 11, 1:46pm

Re: Any more opinions?
I created my own Inferno insert for my Titanium Caldera. About all I see is that it makes the wood burn a little more completely and efficiently, and the remaining ash is reduced. So, I don't s...

In GEAR » How much of a benefit does the TD Ti Tri Inferno insert provide for wood burning?
April 10, 11:47pm

Re: Layer question for early Sept JMT -- is fleece enough or do I need to go puffy?
Obviously the fleece is smarter for wet weather, and the puffy down is smarter for dry weather. September along the JMT is unpredicatable. Sometimes there is a continuation of the dry summer sea...

In Gear Lists » Layer question for early Sept JMT -- is fleece enough or do I need to go puffy?
April 10, 11:42pm

Re: micro-webbing
You guys are terrible! Thanks. Early this morning, I could barely find any. Now I have almost too many choices. The various vendors state the width, but nobody states the thickness. It's har...

In Make Your Own Gear » micro-webbing
April 10, 11:19pm

Re: Snowpeak Gigapower Manual vs Snowpeak Litemax
For a canister stove head, it is difficult to get much below 1.6 or 1.7 ounces. --B.G.--

In GEAR » Snowpeak Gigapower Manual vs Snowpeak Litemax
April 10, 10:24pm

Re: Re: MLD Proto at SoCal GGG
"talk lead" You're just a pencil-neck geek unless you talk graphite. --B.G.--

In Hiking Partners / Group Trip Announcements » GGG in Southern CA
April 10, 7:30pm

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