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regarding statistics
It isn't really that important to include statistics, but it seems like so many members here are engineers who like to geek out on gear. I was just surprised not to see more statistics given th...

In Make Your Own Gear » Beer Can Performance
February 12, 9:24pm

Re: Jennifer concerning hip exercise
What hip exercises would you suggest?

In GEAR » Boots, shoes, and knee support
February 12, 12:25pm

water filter, stove, etc.
I would suggest replacing the water filter with the sawyer squeeze. You'll end up saving around 8oz probably as well as save some time. With the squeeze you won't have to stop and filter y...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » New to backpacking, how does all of my gear stack up?
February 12, 10:37am

it is teflon
Just checked with backcountry and it is indeed a non name brand teflon coating

In GEAR » Removing non-stick coating from Evernew
February 11, 6:06pm

not evernew
It was a stoic brand pot

In GEAR » Removing non-stick coating from Evernew
February 10, 9:47pm

I gave it a shot
I gave teflon removal a shot and this is how it turned out. I did the sides of the pot entirely with a power drill and the larger brush shown in the picture. The little indent in the center of ...

In GEAR » Removing non-stick coating from Evernew
February 10, 9:00pm

static rope probably
I guess it depends on what you are expecting to do with them. There are two types of rope: dynamic and static. Dynamic ropes are used for rock climbing and are used because they absorb the shock...

In GEAR » Rope for Scrambling
February 09, 6:35pm

ultra ever dry Someone had the guts to put it on their finger apparently.

In GEAR » "Ultra Ever Dry" superhydrophic nanotechnology
February 09, 6:27pm

more statistical testing in BPL?
Despite risking looking like a nerd, I threw this into R and ran a quick one-way ANOVA with a Tukey's post-hoc pairwise comparison. Data violated parametric assumptions by failing normality tes...

In Make Your Own Gear » Beer Can Performance
February 04, 3:53pm

Did you do any of your trials more than once or is this mythbusters science? I would love to see some measures of variability and the number of trials performed if you did.

In Make Your Own Gear » Beer Can Performance
February 04, 11:30am

All Reader Reviews by Andrew Zajac

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Borah Gear Stealth
My girlfriend used this pack on our PCT SOBO thru-hike. She is tough on her gear, but it lasted pretty well and shows very little in the way of wear. However, she still had a few gripes. One was that ...

In Backpacks - Frameless
November 09, 7:37pm

Enlightened Equipment Revelation
Tim seemingly always responds to email within a matter of minutes and sometimes hours at the longest. He has a good sense of humor. Don't call his quilts sleeping bags! He is also really willing t...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
November 01, 12:34pm