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Jeff Hollis (hyperslug) - BPL Lifetime Member

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About Me Been backpacking for 30+ years and have 20+ years in the outdoor industry.
CityFayetteville
StateArkansas
CountryUSA

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All Forum Posts by Jeff Hollis

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Sealine Cirrus Sack
Has anyone used one of these? They are pricey but maybe better than the Sea to Summit. Any thoughts?

In GEAR » Sealine Cirrus Sack
December 18, 6:27pm

Princeton Tec Remix
Might check out the Princeton Tex Remix, now shipping with a 100 lumens white light but you can get the secondary lights in red, green, or white. Both the 100 lumens spot and the 3 led secondary ha...

In GEAR » recommend a headlamp with red beam
November 27, 10:07am

Cool!
Darn, you beat me too it! What happens when your tent stakes blow away?

In GEAR » New metal: 100x lighter than Styrofoam
November 17, 4:27pm

Outdoor Retailer
I was hoping we would see some reporting from Outdoor Retailer like we did for the winter show. Was anybody there? I was there but too busy working to get a feel for all the new stuff. Jeff

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Outdoor Retailer
August 08, 8:30am

Arcteryx not the original dead bird
http://www.wired.com/wiredscience/2011/07/archaeopteryx-no-bird/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+wired%2Findex+%28Wired%3A+Index+3+%28Top+Stories+2%29%29&utm_...

In GEAR » Arcteryx not the original dead bird
July 27, 12:48pm

New
Cheap inexpensive new tarp option: http://www.equinoxltd.com/the-gear/tarps-and-bivis-and-ground-cloths/globe-skimmer-ultralite-tarps.cfm Can maybe find them cheaper at Amazon and elsewhere. ...

In GEAR » First Tarp -- not too much $$
May 12, 10:36pm

Darwinism
+1 on hopes of an overturn. I know this is going to sound mean but our herd could stand to be thinned a bit. Accidents like this usually take out the idiots which really helps improve our gene p...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Judge awards $1.9 million to family of boy killed by bear
May 07, 2:44pm

Double Tragedy
It was sad this young boy died and I am not going to second guess the parents. Tons of people camp in those campgrounds without much consideration of bears. The fact they were outside the campgroun...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Judge awards $1.9 million to family of boy killed by bear
May 07, 9:44am

Re: Re: Which Ti Pot?
+1 on the Anti Gravity Gear 2L.

In GEAR » Which Ti Pot?
May 06, 2:56pm

Shower Shoes
http://www.sprintaquatics.com/prodinfo.asp?number=901 I was tipped on these by people on this great site. My size 11 weighs 1.9 oz and cost $4 plus shipping. Tested them recently and loved them....

In GEAR » Suggestions for ultralight camp shoes under 4 ounces.
April 26, 11:23am

All Reader Reviews by Jeff Hollis

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Black Rock Gear Down Hat
I bought this hat a year ago and it goes on every backpacking trip and cold weather dog walks. My large weighs .9 oz. and warmer than anything close to that weight except maybe another down hat. I...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
December 31, 9:31am

Equinox 8 X 10 silnylon tarp
I have had this for a long time and it has seen at least 30+ nights on the trail. Have used it as sleep shelter and a place to hang out on trail or in camp when it is raining. THE GOOD! Price Wei...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
January 22, 10:49am

RailRiders Adventure Shirt
I have been using the similar RR Eco-Mesh for 10 years or more. Basically same shirt as the Adventure Shirt. It was suggested to me by the departed John O on his forum and he assured me that it was...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - SYNTHETIC
January 20, 4:48pm

Marmot Essence
I own the original version which I believe came with Precip Plus which I think was supposed to be more breathable than regular Precip. I have owned it for about 4 years. It mostly stays in my pack...

In Clothing - Raingear
January 19, 5:19pm