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Re: Re: Re: GGG Parking Lot Sale
Ahem...(toe tapping, stink-eye directed at Doug) Free the brownies, I say.

In Gear Swap » GGG Parking Lot Sale
January 17, 1:46pm

Vacco Headnets - DIY Info
If I recall correctly, iron-on vinyl is what Peter uses to reinforce a couple of stress areas in the headnet - at the intersection of the center back seam and the bottom elastic casing (locking the...

In GEAR » No more Vacco Headnets - DIY time - Info repository
January 16, 5:26pm

Re: Re: No more Vacco Headnets - DIY Info repository
You might be the most popular kid at the GGG with ten of those, Doug. The biggest pluses of the tulle fabric for headnets are 1) the breathability (no more suffocation inside the net) and 2) th...

In GEAR » No more Vacco Headnets - DIY time - Info repository
January 16, 3:36pm

Re: Re: What Jerry says
"I think BPL is not about getting the recommended solution, but a bunch of ideas, some of which I find useful. Sometimes I'll dismiss an idea but later, it becomes useful either because I ...

In GEAR » What Dan McHale has to say about UL backpacks
January 12, 12:12pm

Re: Not the minority.
I've never been able to carry even ten pounds on my shoulders without discomfort. My hips, on the other hand, can take way more weight than I should carry. So perhaps for me it is a functio...

In GEAR » What Dan McHale has to say about UL backpacks
January 12, 9:05am

Re: 3p tents?
http://www.zpacks.com/shelter/triplex.shtml Looks very interesting, but expensive - but you DID say to assume price was no object. Oops, didn't see your exclusion of trekking poles. I ...

In GEAR » 3p tents? My Google-foo is failing me
December 27, 11:07am

Re: REALLY COOL, but what the heck?
On the Ken Burns series on the national parks, they talked about how sheepherders were grazing flocks there from the mid-1800's, also a lot of tree-cutting was going on before there was actual ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » 100 years in tuolomne...
December 19, 4:26pm

Re: tenkara
If you're trying to do it on the cheap for your kids, you could try one of the options in this thread: http://www.backpackinglight.com/cgi-bin/backpackinglight/forums/thread_display.html?forum_...

In Fishing » fishing the jmt
December 16, 8:07pm

Re: Waist belts/shoulder straps
I think that is pretty clear. Looks like the webbing goes through the entire horizontal part of the T with a knot at the far end. Thanks (again!).

In Make Your Own Gear » $7 Waist Belt
December 13, 3:31pm

Re: Re: Waist belts - to make or not to make
Daryl - where/how do you attach the lower end of your shoulder straps?

In Make Your Own Gear » $7 Waist Belt
December 12, 1:25pm

All Reader Reviews by d k

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Pacific Outdoor Equipment Peak Elite AC petite
I liked this mat a lot; the only thing I've liked as much that I've tried is my old Thermarest Deluxe LE which I think is 26 oz, almost 3x the weight of this pad (10.5 oz on my scale). The fa...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
May 20, 3:46pm

Pacific Outdoor Products Insul Mat Max-Thermo
I got this on a Steep and Cheap sale, and so far have only used it twice sleeping on the floor at my parents' house, since my old bedroom has long since been converted to a sewing room for my mom....

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
December 26, 4:34pm