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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: They did it!!!
NBC had a live feed online that I watched for a bit. An amazing achievement.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » They did it!!!
January 14, 8:08pm

Eat a nutria, save Louisiana
These things have orange teeth for crying out loud. So use 'em in the included Nutria Spaghetti Casserole. (Modern Farmer is really a fascinating magazine) http://modernfarmer.com/2015/01...

In On the Web » Eat a nutria, save Louisiana
January 14, 2:22pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Can I commission things in this forum?
I'd also check out Luke at Luke's Ultralight. There's also this that seems like it would work (choose the bottle pocket): http://www.mountainlaureldesigns.com/shop/product_info.php?c...

In Make Your Own Gear » Can I commission things in this forum?
January 14, 8:58am

Re: Re: Companies that use Allied Feather
From Tim a couple of days ago: "Allied supplies our 900 fill and in the past our 750 and 800 duck, however at this time our 800 duck and 850 goose products come from the Downtek parent company...

In GEAR » Companies that use Allied Feather
January 13, 9:05pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Scat identification assistance needed
Ah, Sharon, you're always so helpful.... But I found the bag I had put the pellets in and had a good sniff, thanks. :=)

In Chaff » Scat identification assistance needed
January 13, 7:43pm

Re: Re: Scat identification assistance needed
"Does it smell like dog "scat"?" No, it kinda smells like old cat kibble, if that makes any sense. I tend to believe Greg is right from having a closer look at it, and compar...

In Chaff » Scat identification assistance needed
January 13, 7:04pm

Re: Re: Scat identification assistance needed
Thanks. It was pretty dry and compacted. I'll have to see if I can find the bag I put it in. I'm a bit surprised - I've only seen the owl hang out near the bottom quarter of the back...

In Chaff » Scat identification assistance needed
January 13, 6:37pm

Re: Re: Why do you go backpacking
"So if you backpack to prepare for your retirement years....are you tell us that you are going to be homeless with the best gear a homeless guys has ever had? :)" Pretty much!

In GEAR » Why do you go backpacking
January 13, 6:17pm

Scat identification assistance needed
I know nothing of scat. You could probably blindfold me, have me taste scat, have me taste Budweiser, and I wouldn't be able to tell the difference. But that's a different thread. Anyway...

In Chaff » Scat identification assistance needed
January 13, 6:15pm

Re: Re: Is mountain biking like snow skiing
"Mountain biking is far easier :-)" Unless you're wearing skis.

In GEAR » Is mountain biking like snow skiing
January 13, 3:02pm

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