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light loads
You did not buy your LBP for 'over' 45-50 lb loads.

In GEAR » McHale pack or Zimmer pack?
July 05, 7:08pm

My large packs from the 70s, 80, and 90s could do this. I simply adopted it from my own past since it is back in vogue now. All of my older Alpineers from those years had the hardware for this. Plu...

In Editor's Roundtable » The Politics of Cottage Consumption
July 05, 1:03am

Ghost size
I have one with the serial number 202180 made in Sri Lanka. It has the mesh water pockets and the pack is blue/gray Xpack. I think it's about 10-12 years old. The frame height is about 24.5&quo...

In GEAR » Do you have an "original" Mountainsmith Ghost?
June 16, 1:46am

Tom Bihn in Seattle
Try a buddy of mine in Seattle. Tom Bihn makes some very nice stuff. They have a website and sell direct. It's made in Seattle in their very own factory!

In GEAR » Made in USA day pack.
April 15, 12:06pm

What this guy is really saying is that the Earth's population is in control of the Climate. His turf is population and resources and he does not want the Climate Change people treading on his t...

In Chaff » The Carbon Flame War
April 04, 12:38pm

"This article used to be open to non members." What I like about having become a life member is that it makes it look like ALL of my old posts were made as a life member. Nice perk.

In Editor's Roundtable » Cottage Stagnation and Recent Gems
March 08, 2:47pm

look for
thread wrapped around a bobbin axle or something.

In Make Your Own Gear » Sewing machine problems
February 12, 12:37pm

Didn't get the fabric from me! :>)

In Make Your Own Gear » 2 new packs
January 31, 1:14pm

Max, sorry, I don't have time. Hopefully you'll end up w a nice Zimmerbuilt rig.

In GEAR » Dyneema waist pack? Custom job?
January 28, 2:30pm

one wrap
It's called 'One Wrap'. For the small quantities I use I buy it at Lowes in the 1.5" roll since that's much less expensive than the 3/4" width roll in terms of quantity pe...

In Make Your Own Gear » Better Hook and Loop?
January 08, 12:49pm

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