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René Jeninga (renjen) - BPL Guest

My Locale Near the coast in the Netherlands
About Me i have done hut to hut routes and day walks in Germany,Italy,Switzerland,Sweden,Norway,England and Scotland.I also like running and travel.
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All Forum Posts by René Jeninga

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Hood that stows in collar
I agree with what Miquel says about hoods that stow in the collar,when stowed it gives you a nice high protection from the wind.The thing i hate about shell jackets that don't have the option t...

In Editor's Roundtable » Rab Drillium Jacket REVIEW
May 10, 2:02am

Re eVent vs.Paclite
My paclite jacket also lacks pit-zips or other forms of venting.I thougt eVent didn't need pit-zips or other forms of venting because it breaths so well?

In Editor's Roundtable » Rab Drillium Jacket REVIEW
May 09, 12:08pm

Re RAB Drillium jacket
I found I could leave the Drillium eVENT jacket on much longer than other jackets due to its broader comfort range. However, it’s not a silver bullet - when I hike uphill carrying a pack, especia...

In Editor's Roundtable » Rab Drillium Jacket REVIEW
May 09, 9:15am

Re eVent waterproof layer
I think that would be the Integral Designs eVent rainjacket at 9.0 oz/255grams.It has a full-zip and is the lightest eVent jacket this time on the market.

In GEAR » event waterproof layer
May 04, 12:51am

Golite Venture Quilt
A Golite Quilt? We will have to wait if Golite brings it into production.Last year Andrew Skurka used a very light (under 2 oz) prototype of the Wisp windshirt,i asked Golite if they had were gonna...

In GEAR » Golite Venture Quilt
April 05, 12:35am

What is the best wicking t-shirt?
What about the new Icebreaker superfine 140 merino t-shirt? It is the newest and latest merinowool product from Icebreaker and should keep you comfartabel in warm temps.It is a 140g/m2 merinowool p...

In GEAR » What is the best wicking t-shirt?
April 02, 9:30am

Re: Windshirts -- Breathability vs. Wind Blocking
I'm watching this thread and am getting some good info! Richard is saying that the Houdini has got encapsulated silicone micro-fibers and doesn't need DWR reaplying.Why has Patagonia added...

In GEAR » Windshirts -- Breathability vs. Wind Blocking
March 14, 2:15am

Wind shirt vs. Softshell
In spring/summer/fall i will use a windshirt,it gives me protection from the wind (like a softshell)protects me from light rain (like a softshell).The big difference is in the insulation factor,a w...

In GEAR » Wind Shirt vs. Softshell
March 09, 4:22am

New Golite website
I also hope that the site will improve and it also seems that some products gained weight! Like the wisp wind shirt now weighing in at 4,48oz/127 gram!!! Is that correct???

In GEAR » New Golite website
January 28, 9:58am

All Reader Reviews by René Jeninga

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Golite 2006 Reed Pants
I have got the old Golite Reed pants (without the side-zips) and i love them.They are very light 120gram in size large and offer good leg coverage.This is a rainpant that you put in your pack and forg...

In Clothing - Raingear
April 20, 7:40am

Patagonia Houdini Wind Jacket
Bought one on sale this week,and love it! it has a full zipper and a hood and weighs next to nothing (108grams in size L on my scales).Patagonia has made in my opinion one of the best full zipper-hood...

In Clothing - Wind & Soft Shell
February 23, 7:25am