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Re: Yet Another Steripen Thread - OR - Which Steripen?
I use the Adventurer (and before that, the Classic). The "reach" of the UV rays are pretty far, say 8" or so from the lamp. So simple swirling will kill everything from the tip of...

In GEAR » Yet Another Steripen Thread - OR - Which Steripen?
February 11, 6:38am

Re: containers for fuel alcohol
There are many Nalegene bottles that are suitable and trustworthy (definately don't leak and can take a beating). My favorite was an 8 oz. low rectangular shape, with a wide (1"?) mouth. N...

In GEAR » containers for fuel alcohol
January 30, 5:35pm

Re: recommendation for vest- on the move AND insulation for camp/sleep
Fleece insulation is great in winter as long as you can wear it all the time, including in your sleep system (so make sure it fits inside your bag). Everything made from insulating fleece is a bear...

In GEAR » recommendation for vest- on the move AND insulation for camp/sleep
January 25, 10:07pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Shim Steel for Windscreens
I'm still experimenting. I have a frustum design that I want to do in titanium someday if it works (the last one in Al. melted). If you consider cost and strength and availability, shim stee...

In Make Your Own Gear » Shim Steel for Windscreens
January 15, 8:03pm

Re: Re: Shim Steel for Windscreens
Ahh, McMaster! A coworker gets materials for his art work there (he's an engineer that likes to weld) and showed me around the website when I was looking for some copper sheeting (before I disc...

In Make Your Own Gear » Shim Steel for Windscreens
January 15, 7:37pm

Shim Steel for Windscreens
Has anyone ever tried shim steel for windscreens? I was looking for something other than titanium after my last windscreen made from Al. flashing melted, and I discovered shim steel for about $3 fo...

In Make Your Own Gear » Shim Steel for Windscreens
January 15, 1:35pm

Re: Water filtering and activated charcoal
I too bought a jar of aquarium AC (pellets about 1/8" dia x 1/4") at Petco; in my case it was to make some AC filters for my SteriPen. I suggest breaking the pellets into small pieces as ...

In Food, Hydration, and Nutrition » Water filtering and activated charcoal
January 15, 12:41pm

Re: Closet Cleaning (Zebralight, PackaFeather, Zelph's, Spyderco & WM pillow)
PM Sent on Zelph Stove.

In Gear Swap » Closet Cleaning (Zebralight, PackaFeather, Zelph's, Spyderco & WM pillow)
January 09, 2:49pm

Re: speed of a flash card
I have an E-620 and have used an old 512MB card (c. 2004) and a new SanDisk Ultra 30mb/s card. The Ultra card is faster, maybe by 20% (enough to be noticeable) at single-shot superfine resolution. ...

In Photography » speed of a flash card
December 24, 5:28pm

Re: BPL, MLD, GG, SMD, Montbell, Oware, Etc.
PM sent on Firelight.

In Gear Swap » BPL, MLD, GG, SMD, Montbell, Oware, Etc.
October 02, 5:12pm

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