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Sven Klingemann (svenklingemann) - BPL Forum Member

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All Forum Posts by Sven Klingemann

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Scarp 2 - flapping in the wind!?
Hi all - just back from a week long trip in Corsica using the Scarp 2. Overall, the tent was great (I'll review more in detail) BUT! one thing that was extremely annoying were the clips for th...

In GEAR » Scarp 2 - flapping in the wind!?
September 25, 12:22pm

I guess it falls under "any flammable liquid fuel" ... sigh.

In GEAR » Yellow Heet on plane?
August 30, 7:27pm

Yellow Heet on plane?
Hi all - does anyone know if you can take heet in your checked luggage? Thanks! Sven

In GEAR » Yellow Heet on plane?
August 30, 7:14pm

Any users out there? Not the lightest but for sure a luxury item that comes in handy after a tough day ... :-)

In GEAR » Exped Chair Kit Stays`
August 27, 7:38am

Exped Chair Kit Stays`
Hi all - does anyone have the chair kit? Do I actually need the stays ti make it functional or can I remove them? Thanks! Sven

In GEAR » Exped Chair Kit Stays`
August 26, 9:37pm

Sleeping Pad confusion - inflated "to the max" or not?
OK - I am getting confused here. For "maximum insulation/warmth", should an sleeping pad be inflated as much as possible for maximum distance to the (cold) ground or quite the opposite b...

In GEAR » Sleeping Pad confusion - inflated "to the max" or not?
August 26, 3:07pm

Update engagement sleeping bag
Hi guys - it has been a while but for those of you who have been wondering what ever happened to the engagement sleeping bag (see thread and pics at

In GEAR » Make me a miniature sleeping bag $$
August 26, 2:12pm

Scarp 2
Thanks!! Sven

In GEAR » "Free-standing Scarp2 ???"
August 23, 6:31pm

Grad school
I think that there is one at Indiana University in Bloomington. Let me know if that is correct! Cheers, Sven

In Chaff » Graduate Schools?
August 23, 11:13am

"Free-standing Scarp2 ???"
I just set up my Scarp 2 for the first time with the optional crossing poles, and noticed that if you don't stake the tent they would pretty much be "free-floating" on each of the fou...

In GEAR » "Free-standing Scarp2 ???"
August 23, 11:05am

All Reader Reviews by Sven Klingemann

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Western Mountaineering SummerLite
The Summerlite is great. It packs down to nearly nothing (no pun intended) and the temperature rating seems to be right on. Quality is top-notch. Being 5'6 tall, the 6'0 is a tad long, but so ...

In Sleeping Bags - Mummy & Other
June 04, 4:31pm

Mountain Laurel Designs Prophet 25/30
I have used the prophet 30 for several 2-3 day outings. In terms of size, it is great for (extended) weekend trips and it is surprising how much gear you can fit into it. The external mesh pocket is a...

In Backpacks - Frameless
June 04, 4:27pm

Gossamer Gear Mariposa
I have been able to test the Mariposa both on shorter as well as longer trips. On the plus side, the Mariposa is a great combination of weight and size and suitable for a weeklong or longer trip. I lo...

In Backpacks - Frameless
December 09, 7:04pm

Patagonia DAS Parka
I have had the parka for a month now and decided to pull it out when temps got down to -4 degrees Fahrenheit (wind chill factor). It is very warm and since I was walking most of the time, I quickly o...

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
December 09, 6:26pm

Patagonia Micro Puff Pullover
I have had the Micro puff for a year now and have been able to test in the fierce conditions here in Chicago! It has kept me warm down to 5 degrees Fahrenheit and I easily get cold! Makes me sometimes...

In Clothing - Insulating - Synthetic (Polarguard, Primaloft, etc.)
December 09, 6:14pm

FlexAir Pillow Dual Compartment Ultralight
I have tested both the single and dual compartment version. The only advantage is its weight. No matter how I inflated them, my head would roll around. Probably a matter of taste, but certainly not fo...

In Miscellaneous Products
August 04, 5:34am