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Aaron Sorensen (awsorensen) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale South of Forester Pass
About Me Love pushing the SUL boundary's of what is possible.

Make almost all of my gear myself.
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All Forum Posts by Aaron Sorensen

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Re: What's your weakness?
For Gear: 1. Jackets 2. Packs 3. Homemade bags and quilts All others: 1. Always redoing my packlist to make it a smidge lighter 2. The speed I try to make while multiday fastpac...

In GEAR » What's Your Weakness?
January 11, 10:32pm

Re: woops: m50, not M90
Okay, I'm half way done with the bag and it's looking like it will weigh around 18 ounces. This is still with 12 ounces of down and 5" of loft. I'll have the bag done by Tuesday ...

In GEAR » Momentum 50
January 11, 10:20pm

Re: working on my M50 sleeping bag too
With the M50 I have 12 ounces of 900 down in a sleeping bag and a 40" zip that should weight about the same?

In GEAR » Momentum 50
January 09, 11:44pm

Momentum 50
Thought I would post this here since it hasn't gotten any love where it was. I've been constructing my sleeping bag today with the new Momentum 50 and just wanted to share a few things a...

In GEAR » Momentum 50
January 09, 8:48pm

Re: Quilt mod?
I've been constructing my sleeping bag today with the new Momentum 50 and just wanted to share a few things about the material. First of all it completely different in both fell and texture th...

In Gear Deals » New MLD Product
January 08, 8:06pm

Re: quilts
How about the new therm-a-rest havens? They are only about $240.

In GEAR » WM Summerlite's quilt equivalent?
January 07, 6:08pm

Re: If you need wider light trail shoes for mud
I have the same problem. There is no way TNF Shoes are wider in the forefoot that Inov8s. My beloved trail shoes that fit me the best are Asics. Yhey are by far the widest forefoot I've seen.

In GEAR » If you need wider light trail shoes for mud
January 07, 5:56pm

Re: Re: Re: Quilt mod?
The liner is limited by the width of the fabric. Adding some extra would cause some more stitching but I agree, it needs to be an option. I have 6 yards and I'm making a bag with 12 ounces of...

In Gear Deals » New MLD Product
January 07, 5:43pm

Re: Thru hiker insulation
He's probably just working on updating the website so it showing only the down available?

In Make Your Own Gear » Thru hiker insulation
January 07, 5:34pm

Re: comfy?
Just got 6 yards in the mail today. It is silky smooth. Better than M90 as it is soooo thin.

In Gear Deals » New MLD Product
January 05, 7:20pm

All Reader Reviews by Aaron Sorensen

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Fenix L2D-CE
Everything else is just a light. For its weight, its 2-40 times brighter and lasts 5-10 time longer. Now they just need to make a 3AAA headlamp with a 5/15/35 lumens setting. The only problem...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
May 13, 10:33pm

Golite 2006 Reed Pants
I got the 2006 version with out the leg zippers because it is what I wanted, (the lighter version). I'm sure the breathability that Golite claims for it is accurate, but something twice as good...

In Clothing - Raingear
March 11, 1:20pm

Nuwai 1 Watt (HLX-712L)
The Nuwai HLX-712L ROCKS!!! I found it hear for $27 The CR123A Batteries are only $1 each as well. I have been using the Pe...

In Lights - Flashlights & Headlamps
December 13, 8:47pm

The North Face 2005 Hightail Long
I have a few issues with this bag that will never get addressed because the new ones have been changed completely. First the good. I found it on sale for $230. The long is only 3 oz more than t...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
December 01, 6:23pm

Gatorade Bottle
I have yet to have one of these leak on me. They have taking over as my go to water holder since they have been out. Platy's are just too finiky IMO. I just wish they made one a little bigger. ...

In Hydration - Water Storage Containers
November 30, 7:58pm