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Re: Simple, Rugged, Dripless XUL Esbit Burner
It seems to me that it would be nice if you could get rid of the square corners and sharp edges that will rub holes in stuff sacks. If the corners were more rounded, I think that would be an improv...

In Make Your Own Gear » Simple, Rugged, Dripless XUL Esbit Burner
January 19, 2:51am

Re: UL rain jacket with pockets?
I think they might be hard to find. Every heavy duty rain parka (more than one pound) I have has good pockets. Every UL rain parka I have has none. --B.G.--

In GEAR » UL rain jacket with pockets?
January 18, 2:57pm

Re: Re: re: miso
I've had several kinds of miso soup. Shiro-miso, aka-miso, etc. One is soy-based. One is fish-based. One is more tomato-based. I used to see dry miso soup base in the grocery store for ab...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Vegan food on the go
January 18, 1:41pm

Re: PCT 2015
Too bad somebody can't make a business out of this. They could use a high-powered drone to make water drops to thirsty backpackers out in the desert. The price would have to be a function of ho...

In Gear Lists » PCT 2015. Suggestions Welcome.
January 18, 1:35pm

Re: Windshield compass recommendations?
How are these mentioned auto and marine compasses mechanical, as the OP asked? --B.G.--

In GEAR » Windshield compass recommendations?
January 18, 1:03pm

Re: Something to add to pasta
minimus.biz They have about every kind of sauce or condiment in small, sample-size packets. Cheap. --B.G.--

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Something to add to pasta
January 18, 10:43am

Re: Re: Vegan food on the go
"vegan oatmeal cookie?" Quinoa cookies! --B.G.--

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Vegan food on the go
January 18, 10:37am

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"10- or 12-gauge copper wire" Yes, solid copper, not stranded. Solid will hold itself stiff longer. Pound it about halfway flat. If you want to simplify it, use a loop of wire. The ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Jetboil cold weather heat exchanger
January 17, 7:15pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Jetboil cold weather heat exchanger
"aluminum is lighter per heat-carrying capacity, but copper is good to a much higher temp." What temperature on a scale of butane stove flame temperatures? By the way, some copper t...

In Make Your Own Gear » Jetboil cold weather heat exchanger
January 17, 5:18pm

Re: Frostline Booties
Frostline kits were great back around 1980. Goose down, for some items. Polarguard for other items. --B.G.--

In Make Your Own Gear » Does anyone remember Frostline kit down packets
January 17, 2:20pm

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