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All Forum Posts by Russell Klopfer

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Re: Re: Re: Tarp Size?
Seems like Ken is saying that smaller tarps typically require a bivy, which I wouldn't cite as a benefit. I was just wondering if there are any benefits that I failed to recognize. I can...

In GEAR » Tarp Size?
March 01, 1:53pm

Re: Tarp Size?
What is the motivation for using a smaller tarp aside from saving weight? One thing that I can imagine would be having a smaller footprint. This certainly should increase the number of camping ...

In GEAR » Tarp Size?
March 01, 1:18pm

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Lowering the pitch and tightening the ridge line before putting any tension on the sides seemed to help a lot (see results below). I was hit by two heavy thunderstorms that evening -- not a lot of ...

In GEAR » MLD grace duo taught pitch?
July 07, 7:27am

Re: tarping with the grace solo spinntex
Very nice photos. It also appears that the tarp is consistently pitched with one end higher than the other. Additionally, in the video posted by brendon, the front pole is 13" higher than the ...

In GEAR » MLD grace duo taught pitch?
June 30, 11:18pm

Re: MLD grace duo taught pitch?
Well, I tried a few times this evening and this was the best I could do. You can see how it sort of flattens out toward the opposite side of the tent. Do my poles need to be at specific relative he...

In GEAR » MLD grace duo taught pitch?
June 30, 11:12pm

Re: Re: MLD grace duo taught pitch?
I actually just got off the phone with Ron from MLD who told me essentially exactly the same thing. I'm betting that this will work like a champ. Can't wait to get home and give it a whirl....

In GEAR » MLD grace duo taught pitch?
June 30, 10:44am

MLD grace duo taught pitch?
Hello all. I recently acquired a MLD grace duo tarp, which is the first I've ever had. I've set it up about five or six times total. I've never been able to get it taught across the rid...

In GEAR » MLD grace duo taught pitch?
June 30, 10:04am

Re: Re: FS: New Balance Minimus Trail, NIB, 10.5
Received them today. Lookin' good. Thanks Brian!

In Gear Swap » FS: New Balance Minimus Trail, NIB, 10.5
March 29, 9:57pm

Re: Search this site with Google
If you're using Chrome you can go here: chrome://settings/searchEngines Then at the bottom of the page, add a new search engine with this URL: http://www.google.com/#sclient=psy&hl...

In Website & Forum Admin/Support » Search this site with Google
March 24, 11:02pm

Re: FS: New Balance Minimus Trail, NIB, 10.5
email sent.

In Gear Swap » FS: New Balance Minimus Trail, NIB, 10.5
March 23, 9:05am

All Reader Reviews by Russell Klopfer

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MSR Quick 1
Not a big fan of this piece of equipment. The pot is relatively light, but the folding handle is really chintzy and it wouldn't hold the lid on while the pot was in my bag. The handle would also o...

In Cookware - Titanium
March 09, 10:20pm