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All Forum Posts by Peter Atkinson

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Allison thanks for the tip, I think I might give it a try. It has to be said that Stephensons and Hilleberg are so close to having the most fantastic products, just a bit of tweaking... but certa...

In GEAR » Double wall tent
August 26, 4:21pm

Allison that's a very funky suggestion (cutting the insect panels out of one of the 2RS); so by doing that do you unzip the window and have a higher level porch/canopy, and sit in the tent c...

In GEAR » Double wall tent
August 26, 2:53pm

Dean. my botty has been experiencing some pain; if I punctuate correctly and email you some photos will you diagnose for me please?

In Chaff » Pet Peeves
August 25, 3:52pm

Sorry, but I have two nice shallow rules in life: (1) never wear a tie, especially at work; and (2) never wear a collar out of work. Like I said shallow; I'd also like the garments in blac...

In GEAR » How heavy is the shirt on my back?
August 25, 3:43pm

mesh bags
Alpkit do lots of bags... although they are a UK company:

In GEAR » Looking for small Mesh stuff bags
August 25, 2:37am

More photos!
Blooming heck, well done on the watch - what was the event you won it in?

In User Test Forum » Photie test
August 24, 6:18am

Fine post
And good tip!

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » X-Rated Fusion - since we're talking booze
August 21, 4:42pm

this is taking up far too many of the recent posts. Tents and superficial things are less vexing and more fun!

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Bear Hunter Shoots Hiker in Washington State
August 21, 6:27am

well, on another tongue in cheek issue, it could be argued that far far too many US guns don't stay in the US! But as it's 2.15 in the morning, my 'better thing to do' thing is ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Bear Hunter Shoots Hiker in Washington State
August 20, 7:19pm

The evil of medication/items and people made to heal = the evil of weapons/items made for killing!

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Bear Hunter Shoots Hiker in Washington State
August 20, 6:32pm

All Reader Reviews by Peter Atkinson

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Gossamer Gear Lightrek 4 Adjustable CF Trekking Poles
Great, light poles, but be careful with them.

In Trekking Poles
October 13, 10:20am

Gossamer Gear
I ordered a product from GG (and I live in the UK) and it arrived quickly but unfortunately it broke on the first use; I sent Grant an email and a photo and without question he sent a replacement - wh...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
July 13, 1:04pm

Stephenson 2R
... but then what tent is?! I have the 2R version with windows, and find this tent roomy and very stable; we camped at a high level (for the UK!) on a mountain side in Scotland and the tent was a s...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
June 29, 1:04am

Antigravity Gear .4 oz pepsi style alcohol stove
This is one of my favourite pieces of gear: cheap, light, functional, and just plain pleasing. I intend buying a few for mates for birthday presents as these aren't very common in the UK, and the...

In Stoves - Alcohol
August 02, 7:33am

Montbell UL Down Inner Jacket
This is the perfect jacket for so many conditions and places. With layering I wore it as my main warm wear whilst camping at 700m in winter on a col in Scotland, in snow and winds; it's also ...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
August 02, 7:27am

Hilleberg Rajd
I managed to pick up a damaged Rajd (cheap!) in the States last year, and it's been in my cupboard until this weekend, sad to say. I took the tent as we were running in a two day mountain marat...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
July 08, 2:25am

SMD Wild Oasis
I'm just back from 2 nights' backpacking in Scotland, with my Wild Oasis, the first time I have used a floorless shelter. I think that for Scotland this shelter is as minimalist as I dare go,...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
June 12, 7:16am