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Frank Perkins (fperkins) - BPL Guest

My Locale North East
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All Forum Posts by Frank Perkins

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Re: 3500 cu in pack for 3.1 ounces
Great work Mark

In Make Your Own Gear » 3500 cu in pack for 3.1 ounces
June 14, 9:56pm

Re: Lightweight Fishing
I agree, use the forum search ;-) Here is what I use for rod and reel: Shimano AX SULA Reel 5.5 ounces Cabella 6' telescopic rod [.7 ounces trimmed off by cutting off some of handle], 2....

In GEAR » Lightweight Fishing
June 12, 3:24pm

Re: How about your Sub-10 list
Here is my gear list which just makes it under 10lbs. It's a little tricky because I have shared gear: 3 season gear list with pictures. Where do I cash in my bonus points?

In Gear Lists » How about your Sub-10 list
June 12, 3:19pm

Lightweight beach chair
I'm looking for a lightweight beach chair that is rustproof and has an integrated backpack and shoulder straps. I found this chair but it's almost 9lbs! Any UL chairs anyone can rec...

In Other Activities » Lightweight beach chair
June 05, 10:26am

Re: Re: Cheapest UL food challenge
I have seen several "Top 10 foods that will kill you" and Ramen noodles is always in the top 10. I seen quite a few people mention ramen noodles on the forum. Is that not a concern for ...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Cheapest UL food challenge
June 04, 7:41pm

Re: Re: Re: Using quilt for couples in colder temps: failed experiment
>I'm curious about the sizes of your units in you and your wife's system. Hey, don't you think that's a little personal?

In GEAR » Using quilt for couples in colder temps: failed experiment
May 16, 6:12am

Re: Yellowstone/Teton september 2007
That looks like a great trip. Can you give us details about your trip? [length, logistics, gear list of course!]

In Photo Gallery » Yellowstone/Teton september 2007
May 12, 1:33pm

Re: PCT 2009 baby! Suggestions wanted.
Why don't you add some sum formulas? There is no sense putting a list into a spreadsheet if you're not going to add up the totals!

In Gear Lists » PCT 2009 baby!
May 12, 1:31pm

Re: Re: Re: 6 Day West Coast Trail Gear List
The general consensus of the BPL forums is that ultimately your feet will get wet so wear breathable shoes that will dry quicker. The point being don't try to keep your feet dry because you wo...

In Gear Lists » 6 Day West Coast Trail Gear List
April 23, 8:37pm

Re: Gearlist
Hey Peter, I see a lot of homemade gear on your list which means you're seriously committed. If you're looking for comments on where to lighten up then I'm sure you already see the ...

In Gear Lists » Gearlist
April 23, 8:16pm

All Reader Reviews by Frank Perkins

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My R1 hoody stitching started to fall apart and they took back the old one and sent me a brand new one. I also had a rip in my micropuff vest when my waist cinch cord ripped out. Again, no proble...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
January 15, 7:53pm
Never had an issue with them so they get a 5

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
January 08, 1:08pm

Taco Bell Spork
I recently used the TacoHell spork on a recent 3 person trip. I had titanium spoon, but my brother and cousin did not and this was a free and light alternative. Unfortunately, two of the sporks brok...

In Cookware - Other
January 08, 12:41pm