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Fred eric (Fre49) - BPL Lifetime Member

My Locale France, vallée de la Loire
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yes they last a lot longer, the more in winter.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » do lithium batteries really make a differnece in GPS units?
May 28, 4:44am

peak elite
My wife and i have been using neoair since their release. Its been one the biggest improvement for my outdoor enjoyement with reducing my load and starting using 2 hiking staff. I never fully sl...

In GEAR » What is the best sleeping pad? Maybe Peak Elite AC?
May 21, 5:50am

Yes i like my BB but i would buy a Ti one if weight is similar in an heartbeat.

In GEAR » Backcountry Boiler Mk II available!
May 18, 6:22am

rough weather
Its not UL but my kifaru para tipi ( 935g ) did cope with Scottish and Patagonian weather ( for the camp sites that were not sheltered from the wind ) Add 150-200g for a solid groundsheet or 350...

In Philosophy & Technique » Above treeline; rough weather and UL USA designed shelters in the UK
May 14, 2:55am

YES !!!
I am close to bald, and in Greenland with a buff on my head and a nanoseeum headnet, i was bitten through both of them , not once... my head was covered with bites.

In GEAR » Can bugs bite through Noseeum when it is in contact with skin?
May 03, 11:51am

photography system
1- lightest : LX3 when the landscape wont be that great and/or if hiking with friends way fitter than me. 2- m4/3 : EP2( could be improved by buying an EPL2 but ill wait next generation at the ...

In GEAR » THE best photography carrying system?
April 22, 1:00am

+1on bearpaw i wanted a custom inner for my shangri la 5 with exacty the room for 2 people on one side of the pole and one person on the other side. he did it fast for a very decent price and i...

In GEAR » Shangri La 2 Half Inner Mesh Tent
April 18, 12:11pm

Just found that inside the kettle was a good place to put some tinder / wood for next fire ... but i read this thread completely to check and indeed Devin had already posted this :) My second id...

In GEAR » The Kettle is coming !
April 17, 12:32pm

Black rock
No posts doesnt mean no interest. I ordered a hat a few days ago, the low postage cost for international shipping is very nice :)

In Gear Deals » Luxury Hammock Pillow - Free Shipping on all orders this week.
April 15, 12:47am

uk garage gear the titanium nomad is my favourite winter wood stove with a good size for the weight

In GEAR » Dream piece of gear from Europe
April 11, 1:36pm

All Reader Reviews by Fred eric

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Mountain Laurel Design FS exodus
After a few overnight with this pack ( he was too big , but i wanted to try it asap, planning for 2013 TGO ), i just did my first one week snowshoeing hike with it. - first as i have complained on ...

In Backpacks - Internal Frame
March 03, 3:09am

Black Rock Gear Hadron
I ordered an XL Hadron, because the previous blackrock hat i had was a slightly tight fit in L. Evan questionned me by mail to check if i really needed an XL. I ended with a slightly larger than nor...

In Clothing - Headwear, Handwear
September 15, 12:30pm

MLD Trailstar
After some week end uses ill give it a 5 as a 2 adults plus 4 year old son shelter. With a ground cloth and stakes i am at about 550+150+100= 800g for 2 1/2 people. I like the simplicity , no ve...

In Shelters - Tarps & Floorless
September 04, 8:03am
I wanted some dry bags for packrafting and to try shipito I bought 2 POE pneumo ltw 50l the last model with rounded bottom They sent me the 2009 model with square bottom that was on sale on their w...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
October 13, 12:52am

PHD minimus down socks
sizing is strange, my wife feet are 5/38 so i ordered Small in fact i can use them and my feets are 10 /44. The loft is impressing, but due to the construction you have a lot below the feet and b...

In Clothing - Insulating - Down
April 01, 6:18am

Watchful Eye Designs Aloksak
i usualy use a ziploc for my money, visa card and id card while hiking this time when i left for 3 weeks in Greenland i decided to use the small aloksak that was given me with some other purchase o...

In Miscellaneous Products
August 09, 2:16pm
Had after thought and sent a mail to change order. 30 min after it i recieved answer and refund so i could redo order : Hello Frederic- No problem at all with regards to the order changes. I&#...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 10, 2:01pm

TarpTent Double Rainbow
DR in the snow! Its a great lightweight 2 persons tent. First i like the headroom and 2 larges entries . My wife and i...

In Shelters - Single Wall Tents
February 20, 9:36am

Garmin eTrex Legend
I bought one and only use it for snow hiking out of trails. Otherwise as i cannot hike close to my home, i dont hike often in the same place, so i wouldnt buy a 100€ map for only 5-6 days of use. ...

In Navigation Gear & Accessories
December 11, 11:40pm