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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.
CityBay Area
StateCA

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All Forum Posts by Aaron Sorensen

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Re Jeff Kozak JMT Effort
We need to start being called the JMT Vampires as we only come out on a full moon. Great job Jeff. I sure is hard breaking that 200 mile zone on such little sleep or more like the hardest 4th d...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
September 02, 9:03pm

Re: GG "The One" or Tarptent "Sublite"
I don't own either, but there are major differences in the two. No offence to GG, but I hate spinnaker. It is just not good to deal with. Then again, I have a Tarptent Sqaull and hardly ev...

In GEAR » GG "The One" or Tarptent "Sublite"
September 02, 8:17pm

Re: Wind Pants
I just wish someone made a mens version of Schoeller pant like this one. http://www.contourwear.com/schoeller/anywear_pant.html Great with wind and excellent water resistance.

In GEAR » Houdini equivalent in pants?
August 30, 11:51am

Re: Need advice on a tent and a quilt for an AT thruhike
Hey Troy, The extra quilt piece just gets in the way of the fit of your sleeping bag. It causes gaps in places you didn't have before and tightness in other places that will both cause you ...

In Make Your Own Gear » Need advice on a tent and a quilt for an AT thruhike
August 30, 11:40am

Re: Cuben Fiber Down Air Pad
Okay Huzefa, It's time to get my nerd calculator out as I will take an order from you. First of all 800 fill down is really 800+ fill down and usually averages around 840 fill. You'...

In Gear Deals » Cuben Fiber Down Air Pad
August 29, 8:20pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Another JMT Record Attempt - Jeff Kozak
Jeff, Most off all, have fun! A patch of snow might set on you though. You have sleep breaks startin between 2-4 am. What do you plan on using for protection while sleeping? I doesn't ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
August 24, 8:36pm

Re: Outdoor Research Customer Service - Unbelievable
David, You just made my day. I have the same problem with mine. There are several tiny tiny holes in a 6" area that make the mat go down in about 4 hours. I didn’t know about there p...

In GEAR » Outdoor Research Customer Service - Unbelievable
August 19, 7:55pm

Re: Re: Re: Sep, 2nd Effort
Brett, The plan was for to be off 2 times for 5.5 hours each, and then it went down to 4.5. He got an average of just over 3 each stop. The crash was more from the shoulder than anything. ...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
August 19, 7:44pm

Re: Re: Re: THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE UGLY – John Muir Trail speed attempt report
Okay, so it was at first, and that's where the 2 sleeping areas came into play, but once on the trail it is just the best you can do. If it wasn't for Kilian, I think you would or at least...

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT speed record attempt
August 18, 11:13am

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: WM Shipping status?
Yes but the advertisment only lasted a few minutes. the rest of us got the shaft and I am think, why shop there, if I will never be able to get that deal anyway?

In Gear Deals » Western Mountaineering Summerlite 150 Dollars at Moosejaw
August 15, 11:05pm

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 http://www.amondotech.com/index.asp?PageAction=VIEWPROD&ProdID=874 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