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Ken Thompson (kthompson) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Behind the Redwood Curtain
About Me Better to observe than be observed.

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All Forum Posts by Ken Thompson

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Re: Lightweight bear bag for long trips
"The bags would need to be durable and be able to survive scrapes against trees and accidental hitting the ground really hard, possibly on a long thru hike (e.g. PCT) without any major punctur...

In GEAR » Lightweight bear bag for long trips
October 27, 8:25am

Re: Cold face when sleeping
You have your hood cinched up forming a tiny blowhole? +2 on the buff.

In GEAR » Cold face when sleeping
October 27, 7:32am

Re: Re: Dumbest thing I've ever carried...
Nick, I thought your item was going to be a pen. Roger, lol,RPG, lol.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » Dumbest thing you ever carried
October 27, 7:30am

Re: Oatmeal = Porridge?
"Is Oatmeal what we call Porridge?" Yep I could never get used to custard. Would always trade mine in school for something other. What about oatmeal cookies? Used to get some from D...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Cant stand oatmet for breakfast anymore...ideas?
October 27, 7:27am

Re: contact with website
The subscription notices are automated. They will stop on their own, usually. Otherwise you would need to file a support ticket. Thanks ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » contact with website
October 27, 7:17am

Re: Cold Showers
I feel great after any shower. Hot or cold, no matter. Skin is the same, the fur coat is the same. I'm sure it is doing something. I just haven't noticed anything different in myself. Clean...

In Chaff » Cold Showers
October 26, 8:46am

Re: delorme inreach explorer Use Jonathan's link also.

In GEAR » delorme inreach explorer
October 25, 9:32pm

Re: Pad Help - Uncomfortable nights
Me 6'3". Tried the new air mattresses. Not wide enough at 25" to keep both my arms on the pad when on my back. Went back to a standard self inflator and now can sprawl around. Need to...

In GEAR » Pad Help - Uncomfortable nights
October 25, 6:26am

Re: It pays to be small
This is why Kat kicks my butt.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » It pays to be small
October 24, 8:57pm

Re: Ebola?
If someone was offended they should stay clear of Chaff. And they should find their sense of humor. Oversensitive selfish person can't let anyone have a good time. Nice, Hope you're happy. ...

In Chaff » Ebola?
October 24, 8:54pm

All Reader Reviews by Ken Thompson

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ULA Equipment
Ordered this pack early on a Thurs. morning PST. Shipped from ULA that afternoon. Custom CDT with no hip belt or ice axe/pole retention or any other options other than the pad and hydration sleeve. U...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
September 29, 6:35pm

Lost Valley Hammocks Arkansas
Know your reviewer.

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
July 13, 7:45am

Hilleberg Unna
I too have just joined the ranks of Hilleberg carriers. I bought an Unna for myself and my sometime canine companion. Heavy compared to what a lot carry here sure. I slept like a rock in 60mph gusts ...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
May 12, 2:15pm

Osprey Hornet 46
Moved this here from the Lifer's only forum. Here is what I thought Review for Osprey Hornet 46. Tester info. Ken Thompson 43 years old Living/hiking in far northern CA. 6'3" 210...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 24, 6:52am Golf City Products Barebox
Overall I am happy with it. I do not like the over built and heavy locking mechanism on the lid. Something more akin to the Garcia Machine type would be more than adequate. Other than that it perform...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 08, 6:44am