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All Forum Posts by Richard Scruggs

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Re: Re: Full name screen names...
David, re: ". . . everyone knows I like to blow things up" Well, that'll certainly get you some attention from DHS!!!

In Chaff » Full name screen names...
January 24, 2:29pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: Re: This Should Be Interesting & More Questions
Doug, re: ". . . though Ty makes a good point on where people might be on the technological scale." I understood Ty to be staking his point (per below) on a "socio-economic-c...

In Chaff » This Should Be Interesting
January 24, 2:20pm

Re: Re: Re: Re: This Should Be Interesting & More Questions
Doug, re clarifying: "Perhaps the point is that our tech advances currently exceed the capacity of most humans to benefit from those advances, and to do so efficiently and responsibly." ...

In Chaff » This Should Be Interesting
January 24, 1:36pm

Re: Re: This Should Be Interesting & More Questions
What's the point of bemoaning tech advances? Perhaps the point is that our tech advances currently exceed the capacity of most humans to benefit from those advances, and to do so efficie...

In Chaff » This Should Be Interesting
January 24, 12:03pm

Re: Re: This Should Be Interesting & More Questions
Nick re: "But I see technology as a means to simplify life and create more free time in my life -- not a black hole to suck up all my hard earned free time." And not a black hole ...

In Chaff » This Should Be Interesting
January 24, 2:16am

Re: Indie
Yep, but I'm drawing a blank right now on a winning lottery number. Suggestions from other brilliant minds are welcome.

In GEAR » Baselayer hoodie???
January 23, 3:42pm

Re: Baselayer hoodie???
Ibex Hooded Indie -- http://shop.ibex.com/Apparel/Mens-Long-Sleeve/M-Hooded-Indie About 1 1/2 oz heavier than the BPL hoody. REI had the Ibex Indie on sale at about $60 or s...

In GEAR » Baselayer hoodie???
January 23, 3:36pm

Re: Your Reference to Bison Fur and Wool Were Measured Using the D1909 Standard
Richard, Thanks for the clarification about wool. I'll check out articles Roger has written for more info on wool. Already found one of his articles (Lightweight gear for long-dist...

In GEAR » Need a puffy layer...
January 23, 11:34am

Re: My BPL family, an apology
Hey, Ken -- Old Farts have earned a lot of leeway to let loose, hopefully experienced by others from an upwind perspective, but a lot of leeway nevertheless. So let the curmodgeon po...

In Chaff » My BPL family, an apology
January 22, 2:27am

Re: What's your UL BOB List?
Since the criteria is "that this might be the last set of gear you ever use" -- here's an absolute essential item to include, forget about SUL: Per Amazon: "A pot that...

In Gear Lists » What's your UL BOB List?
January 22, 12:10am

All Reader Reviews by Richard Scruggs

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Aloksak O.P 12.5 x 20"
They do last a looooooooooooong time when used as a map case, though. JRS

In Miscellaneous Products
August 29, 2:18pm

Base Designs 1000ml Titanium Pot
Just received one of the 1000 ml Base Designs titanium pots from ProLite. At $19 plus shipping (and shipping is free within USA if order exceeds $50), this pot appears to be a bargain for what appear...

In Cookware - Titanium
March 07, 10:50pm

Backcountrygear.com
Have had many, many on-line orders at Backcountry Gear over several years, and experienced only a single error in all those transactions when they sent the wrong color of an item. As it turned out, I...

In 1 - COMPANIES (Customer Service)
March 03, 1:52pm

National Geographic TOPO! Outdoor Recreation Mapping Software - California
Several years ago, I purchased mapping software for a few of the "regional" areas produced by National Geographic. For example, the software included the North Cascades on one disk, the Sout...

In Navigation Gear & Accessories
February 06, 5:38pm