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robert v (mtnbob123) - BPL Forum Member

My Locale Upstate South Carolina
About Me Father, Backpacker, Canoeist, Special Ed Teacher
--Starting to explore the ultralight philosophy as I get older just so I can keep up with my sons on the trail!!!

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Arrived in two days!!!
Ty Dale. The tarp arrived in two days and was exactly as described!! I wish all transactions were this smooth. Robert

In Gear Swap » FS: Six Moon Designs Haven Tarp Shelter
July 12, 3:00pm


In Gear Swap » FS - Evernew 1L (1.3L?) TitaniumPot (customized bail handle)
July 08, 7:34pm

Equinox Extension Ultralite Poncho Sale $23.99
Saw this when I was looking up prices on Gear Swap. I know nothing about it but it can be set up as a tarp and the price and weight are excellent!! http://www.appoutdoors.com/equinox_extensi...

In Gear Deals » Equinox Extension Ultralite Poncho Sale $23.99
July 07, 10:36pm

Ummmm you need to post a price with this beauty!

In Gear Swap » FS - MLD Sil Nylon Cricket Tent
July 06, 9:19pm

Good Points!!!
Thanks for the input.

In GEAR » Credit Card Knife
June 25, 7:59pm

Any Opinions?
Just wondering

In GEAR » Credit Card Knife
June 25, 7:08pm

Credit Card Knife
Just saw this today. size of credit card. 38g $7.99 Looks like it might be good for light duty cutting tasks. http://13deals.com/product_detail.php?id=26846

In GEAR » Credit Card Knife
June 25, 7:45am

Just a thought
Check your Everclear to make sure it is 190 proof. The Everclear in NC is now only 151 proof, but the bottle looks the same. FYI I bought the modified Starlyte but then took out the thin aluminum p...

In GEAR » Modified Starlyte + Caldera Cone + Evernew 500 ml mug/pot + Everclear 190 = soot
June 09, 9:30pm

+1 Lightheartgear Tents
Check out Lightheartgear.com They have excellent large one person tents!! I have used several and have never been disappointed.

In GEAR » Solo Shelters
June 09, 3:48pm

+1 Poor SMD Customer Service
You have hit the nail on the head. This issue would have never reared it's ugly head if SMD was truly concerned with quality and their customers. Ron's response said it all!! Too bad he too...

In GEAR » Very unpleasant experience with Six Moon Design (SMD)
June 09, 10:29am

All Reader Reviews by robert v

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LightHeartGear Solong6 Cuben
Very nice tent, especially with the awning! Excellent reinforcement in wear areas. Sets up tight and the material lets in just the right amount of sunlight so that it is never gloomy inside, but still...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
September 27, 3:46am

Lawson Equipment Customer Service
I have ordered several times from Lawson. For some reason, something seems to get screwed up about every other order. I have eventually received everything, but it has taken several emails on several ...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
January 29, 10:14pm

Enlightened Equipment Revelation X
Love this Quilt! It is Huge(2.5"baffle, Wide and Long model- overstuffed ) but weighs very little(28oz in stuffsack). Very warm when cinched up tight, but still useable as a lightweight quilt in ...

In Sleeping Bags - Quilts & Top Bags
August 01, 11:35am

Lightheart Gear Tents Solong 6 Cuben Fiber with Awning
Large 1 person tent. Two friendly people can easily fit in this tent. It is very long, a...

In Shelters - Double Wall Tents
January 29, 7:09pm

Lightheart Gear
I have bought two Solong 6 tents from Judy and Mark at Lightheart Gear. I have one made of Sil-Nylon and one made of Cuben fiber. They have always been more than patient with me as I asked a thousand ...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
January 29, 6:13pm

GoLite GoLite customer service
I returned a 12 year old Golite breeze pack and was told that they would replace it with a brand new Peak pack. It is on its way!!!!

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
August 06, 6:05am