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Take the stay out, bend it to match the curve of your lower back, and curl over slightly toward your shoulders at the top. Remember that with the pack heavily laden, its going to sag more. This...

In GEAR » ULA Pack fits strange in the shoulder - thoughts?
March 12, 8:17pm

pack fit
Id say the torso looks too short. You want the shoulderstraps about even with the top of your shoulders, or slightly above. If its shorter, the pack will hang away from your back, and require use ...

In GEAR » ULA Pack fits strange in the shoulder - thoughts?
March 11, 8:03pm

id allow a more gradual acclimatization if I had previous issues. Too much time and effort and $ expended to risk it.

In General Lightweight Backpacking Discussion » JMT and Altitude Sickness
March 10, 7:29pm

At 21 i wore 9.5. Now its 11.5-12 depending. My 15 yr old son wears 14-15. Shoe clerks look at him and say "sorry buddy, i dont think were going to have your size". I tell him never t...

In GEAR » Growing feet. At 40?
March 07, 11:23am

Spork is, and always has been, a useless gimmick

In GEAR » Spork vs spoon
March 07, 11:19am

"He said that the delamination was a problem with first generation pads, and that they have since changed both the materials used and the reflective application process, for better results.&qu...

In GEAR » NeoAir XLite reflective delamination
March 03, 8:52pm

All down is stored and shipped moderately compressed. From the time its produced until its used, and then from time an item is mfg until you get it. Your down has likely been compressed for a y...

In GEAR » OK to leave down compressed for a long time?
February 26, 5:05pm

Favorite quilt-to-pad attachment strategy?
Favorite quilt-to-pad attachment strategy? Gravity

In GEAR » Favorite quilt-to-pad attachment strategy?
February 24, 8:56pm

From what i can assess, hes an incredible hiker, and a great human being, and very intelligent as well. But there is no ultimate gear item, or list. It is very individual. Reading some of hi...

In GEAR » Skurka and Sierra Designs team up for gear
February 21, 8:31am

tachyon layering
My tachyon L is quite large, i have 42" chest and could easily probably wear M based on how roomy it is. Mine is newer model that weighs 1.9 oz or so, the older was 2.X. Of course i also ha...

In GEAR » MB Tachyon Anorak and layering
February 21, 8:17am

All Reader Reviews by M B

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Melanzana micro grid hoody
very light, very warm, very comfortable. great design. A bit pricey, but worth it for the use I get out of it.

In Clothing - Baselayer & Fleece - SYNTHETIC
March 19, 9:27pm

Western Mountaineering Megalite
Roomy, warm, true to rating , or better if shift down to top to maximize loft when sleeping on good R value pad. I sleep cold with a pretty low bodyfat percentage. After shifting most down to to...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
December 09, 2:50pm