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Tom Kirchner (ouzel) - BPL Lifetime Member

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All Forum Posts by Tom Kirchner

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Re: Peace in the Middle East
Point of protocol: When I looked up the "revisited" version of Morris's book, I experienced an extreme case of sticker shock. the cheapest copy was just under $40. So I tried first...

In Chaff » Meanwhile in Venezuela
March 12, 8:20pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: ad hominems
"This does terrify the Israelis, granted. Would you want to live in a nation that just voted in Sharia'a law? This is but one of the many reasons that a two-state solution is the only work...

In Chaff » Meanwhile in Venezuela
March 12, 8:16pm

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"He talks a lot about what the U.S. response to Russia's "it's not an invasion" should be, and he mentions restarting the Polish ABM scheme. (For the life of me, I'm now ...

In Chaff » Meanwhile in Venezuela
March 10, 8:24pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Trash cleaned up
"Thanks, I didn't know about history mining. Bastards." Yeah, they are collectively a piece of work. Bastards is putting it politely it politely.

In Community Support Forum » Ads are back for Lifetime Member
March 08, 8:03pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Japanese bidet
"I don't know, but I think that this entire thread is in the toilet." Nah. Just the beer.

In Philosophy & Technique » Japanese bidet
March 08, 5:33pm

Re: Re: Trash cleaned up
"I suspect the ads are done via Google. As I understand it, Google looks at your browser history and places ads based on that." That's how I understood it as well, Nick, but here&#...

In Community Support Forum » Ads are back for Lifetime Member
March 08, 5:19pm

Trash cleaned up
I have noticed over the last few days that the type of ad that I was complaining about has disappeared. At least from my view. If this is the result of BPL staff cleaning things up, I wish to ext...

In Community Support Forum » Ads are back for Lifetime Member
March 07, 5:55pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Say what, now?
"Tom, in regards to using the tape to fasten the shims under the StarLyte burner I have to say no to using it because the adhesive delaminated from the fiberglass. I base that decision on my e...

In GEAR » IMUSA mug, hot handle, heat shield tape
March 07, 5:46pm

Re: Re: Re: Japanese bidet
"Phew! For a moment I thought he was going to mistake it for a drinking fountain..." If you get drunk enough.....

In Philosophy & Technique » Japanese bidet
March 07, 5:37pm

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"EDIT--- Before I would accept such book recommendations from you I would need assurances from you that the authors you are touting are reasonably nonbiased. For instance, if I discover them t...

In Chaff » Meanwhile in Venezuela
March 06, 9:00pm

All Reader Reviews by Tom Kirchner

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Gossamer Gear ThinLight insulation pad 1/8" approx. 2 oz.
Having used both of the above mentioned combinations(only with a Mens' Prolite 3), I heartily concur with their rating(s). It would be hard to find a piece of insulation/protection/padding that g...

In Sleeping Pads - Foam
October 27, 5:20pm

ULA Circuit
Pro's: 1) Light; 2) Durable for the weight(like Kevin, I've done some off-trail/bushwhacking(Wanda Lake to Martha Lake via Davis Lakes/N. Goddard Creek) with only minor abrasion on the waist...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 29, 6:16pm

RailRiders Adventure Shirt
Scott, Check out travelcountry.com for the eco-mesh shirt. They have free shipping whereas Railriders charges a pretty hefty fee. I've been using this shirt for years and consider it the best S...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - SYNTHETIC
April 06, 5:27pm

Therm-A-Rest Pro-Lite 4
Hi David, What you are experiencing with your Prolite-4 is a common phenomenon in my experience with the Prolite-3. It is, however, easy to mitigate. Just position the valve next to your shoulder o...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
April 04, 5:17pm

Therm-A-Rest Pro Lite 3
I've used the Prolite-3 almost since it came out with good success. It compresses well, is very light FOR ITS SIZE(what would a TorsoLite weigh if it was 20"x48"??), and insulates just ...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
March 15, 6:02pm

REI Peak UL
I've been using the Peak UL carbon fiber poles(womens' non antishock 3 section model-11.2 oz/pr) ever since they came on the market and have been ecstatic about their performance. Like some other pos...

In Trekking Poles
November 04, 5:58pm