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Tom Kirchner (ouzel) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Pacific Northwest/Sierra
About Me Leave no tracks.
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StateWA
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All Forum Posts by Tom Kirchner

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Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: AdBlock
"Let me explain how it really goes: BSc: BullS... MSc: More S... PhD: Piled Higher and Deeper" Exactly as it was explained to me by a wise old professor with a refreshing sense of h...

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » BPL Reacts to distasteful ad complaints
January 12, 5:18pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: AdBlock
"That's Dr. Jordan Didn't spend all that time in evil medical school to be called Mr. Or am I thinking of someone else?" Nope, that's the one I was referring to. He ignore...

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » BPL Reacts to distasteful ad complaints
January 11, 3:17pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: AdBlock
"Doubtful Tom. You can't laugh at what you don't see." Ya got me there, Doug, although it has occurred to me that he sees but just doesn't give a rat's arse what we thi...

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » BPL Reacts to distasteful ad complaints
January 11, 3:15pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: 72 Hours in Seattle
"Heh heh... coming from Asia, I chuckle when any American street is described as 'hazardous and chaotic'. It took me years to get over just how courteous most all American drivers were...

In Chaff » 72 Hours in Seattle
January 10, 8:50pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: AdBlock
Why do I get the feeling that Mr. Jordan is ROTFLHAO right about now?

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » BPL Reacts to distasteful ad complaints
January 10, 8:45pm

Re: Old Guys Running
"What is statistically likely, or falls within predicted ranges, can and often does change completely and unexpectedly due to factors as yet undiscovered. Part of that is because mere empirici...

In GEAR » Old Guys Backpacking
January 10, 8:43pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: agglomerated maltodextrin source
"This isn't really a powder, more like sugar crystals. You can shake it around and it doesn't create the dreaded dust cloud. Even if it's not, I will stick to this stuff instead.&q...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » agglomerated maltodextrin source
January 10, 5:32pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: agglomerated maltodextrin source
"If so, CytoCarb 2 appears to be an option." How do you know it's agglomerated? I couldn't find anything on the website mentioning that.

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » agglomerated maltodextrin source
January 10, 5:21pm

Re: Re: Old Guys Running
"They may be the gold standard for drawing definitive conclusions about what is probable, but not about what is certain." Isn't that what statistics is all about? It can give you ...

In GEAR » Old Guys Backpacking
January 10, 5:16pm

Re: Re: 72 Hours in Seattle
"Traffic sucks and local goverment seems incapable of administering mass transit." Or much of anything else. They are flat out incompetent. But help is on the way with the first roun...

In Chaff » 72 Hours in Seattle
January 09, 9:31pm

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