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Tom Kirchner (ouzel) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale Pacific Northwest/Sierra
About Me Leave no tracks.
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All Forum Posts by Tom Kirchner

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Re: Re: Re: Re: Trash cleaned up
"Thanks, I didn't know about history mining. Bastards." Yeah, they are collectively a piece of work. Bastards is putting it politely it politely.

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » Ads are back for Lifetime Member
March 08, 8:03pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Japanese bidet
"I don't know, but I think that this entire thread is in the toilet." Nah. Just the beer.

In Philosophy & Technique » Japanese bidet
March 08, 5:33pm

Re: Re: Trash cleaned up
"I suspect the ads are done via Google. As I understand it, Google looks at your browser history and places ads based on that." That's how I understood it as well, Nick, but here&#...

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » Ads are back for Lifetime Member
March 08, 5:19pm

Trash cleaned up
I have noticed over the last few days that the type of ad that I was complaining about has disappeared. At least from my view. If this is the result of BPL staff cleaning things up, I wish to ext...

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » Ads are back for Lifetime Member
March 07, 5:55pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Say what, now?
"Tom, in regards to using the tape to fasten the shims under the StarLyte burner I have to say no to using it because the adhesive delaminated from the fiberglass. I base that decision on my e...

In GEAR » IMUSA mug, hot handle, heat shield tape
March 07, 5:46pm

Re: Re: Re: Japanese bidet
"Phew! For a moment I thought he was going to mistake it for a drinking fountain..." If you get drunk enough.....

In Philosophy & Technique » Japanese bidet
March 07, 5:37pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: ad hominems
"EDIT--- Before I would accept such book recommendations from you I would need assurances from you that the authors you are touting are reasonably nonbiased. For instance, if I discover them t...

In Chaff » Meanwhile in Venezuela
March 06, 9:00pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: ad hominems
>>> Not only is there the danger of outright military confrontation with them if we continue to escalate our response to the point of, say, installing a long range ABM system in Poland, as...

In Chaff » Meanwhile in Venezuela
March 06, 8:29pm

Re: Glen has the best idea
"Tom, I'll try the tape on a StarLyte and let you know. Are you interested in having it on the side or bottom?" The sides. I'm thinking of using it to attach my 1/2" shim...

In GEAR » IMUSA mug, hot handle, heat shield tape
March 06, 8:25pm

Re: Re: I'll try it.
"Ok, the 3rd automotive store that I went to had a roll of the tape. At the cash register I quickly relieved my self of $22.17 15 feet of tape in the roll." Would this tape adhere, and...

In GEAR » IMUSA mug, hot handle, heat shield tape
March 05, 5:31pm

All Reader Reviews by Tom Kirchner

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Gossamer Gear ThinLight insulation pad 1/8" approx. 2 oz.
Having used both of the above mentioned combinations(only with a Mens' Prolite 3), I heartily concur with their rating(s). It would be hard to find a piece of insulation/protection/padding that g...

In Sleeping Pads - Foam
October 27, 5:20pm

ULA Circuit
Pro's: 1) Light; 2) Durable for the weight(like Kevin, I've done some off-trail/bushwhacking(Wanda Lake to Martha Lake via Davis Lakes/N. Goddard Creek) with only minor abrasion on the waist...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
August 29, 6:16pm

RailRiders Adventure Shirt
Scott, Check out travelcountry.com for the eco-mesh shirt. They have free shipping whereas Railriders charges a pretty hefty fee. I've been using this shirt for years and consider it the best S...

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - SYNTHETIC
April 06, 5:27pm

Therm-A-Rest Pro-Lite 4
Hi David, What you are experiencing with your Prolite-4 is a common phenomenon in my experience with the Prolite-3. It is, however, easy to mitigate. Just position the valve next to your shoulder o...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
April 04, 5:17pm

Therm-A-Rest Pro Lite 3
I've used the Prolite-3 almost since it came out with good success. It compresses well, is very light FOR ITS SIZE(what would a TorsoLite weigh if it was 20"x48"??), and insulates just ...

In Sleeping Pads - Inflatable
March 15, 6:02pm

REI Peak UL
I've been using the Peak UL carbon fiber poles(womens' non antishock 3 section model-11.2 oz/pr) ever since they came on the market and have been ecstatic about their performance. Like some other pos...

In Trekking Poles
November 04, 5:58pm