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    RSTBR new reflective stretch pocket mesh

    Has anyone seen or tried ripstop by the roll's new reflective pocket mesh material. The only helpful info RSBTR posts is the weight 7.1 oz per square yard. I'm wondering about the...
  2. Can you describe the black back pad and what it's...

    Can you describe the black back pad and what it's made of?

    From pictures it looks like a lightweight cordura with some foam sandwiched between the cover pieces. Maybe its a lighter fabric -...
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    Thanks for your idea. You must have missed the...

    Thanks for your idea. You must have missed the comment I made which said it can't be modified to fit. I've already considered that option. Its too small in both directions. I want the finished...
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    Thanks. I don't use reddit. I signed up, posted...

    Thanks. I don't use reddit. I signed up, posted my question, joined th MYOG group - nothing, Using that website is a mystery. My post is buried and I can only find if if I use search. Anyhow, I...
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    external frame back panel mesh material

    Does someone know what sort of mesh Kelty uses for the back panels on their external frame packs?

    I think its Leno mesh but I don't know if its stiff or soft Leno. I'm making a DIY external...
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    Any factual information regarding what may have...

    Any factual information regarding what may have contributed to the incident beyond the very basic information already provided will potentially be very helpful to the uninformed and at risk.
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    I've been watching this thread for awhile to...

    I've been watching this thread for awhile to learn about what may have happened. I'm home sick today and have been scouring the news sources on the web about the probable cause - still nothing that...
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    If you have a tent with a door that zips shut...

    If you have a tent with a door that zips shut (I'm a tarp camper) do your down removal/stuffing inside the tent with the door zipped shut. Its still a challenge keeping up with any down that gets...
  9. Maybe I'll see you some day on the trail in the...

    Maybe I'll see you some day on the trail in the linville gorge. Thanks again.
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    Thanks for the information.
  11. I've been working on this project for YEARS - it...

    I've been working on this project for YEARS - it hasn't been a priority until recently. I'm shooting for something like the divide 4500. Its hard to imagine why attaching the loops to the black...
  12. Thanks for the response - I understand how it...

    Thanks for the response - I understand how it basically works - the question is whether the bottom loop is sewn to the horizontal black band that goes from one side of the frame to the other or to...
  13. He says "this little attachment piece goes right...

    He says "this little attachment piece goes right down here". That's what I'm trying to figure out .., what is right down here? Its always behind the cushy back band in any video or picture I've...
  14. Seek Outside Divide or other seek outside backpack - Question

    Can anyone with a seek outside pack tell me how the shoulder strap harness attaches to the pack bag? I bought a pair of shoulder straps and hipbelt from them to update an old Jansport frame and cant...
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    I ordered some 210 gridstop and hyperD 300 from...

    I ordered some 210 gridstop and hyperD 300 from rip stop by the roll. Committed now.
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    Thanks. That's the ultimate choice, but I...

    Thanks. That's the ultimate choice, but I thought I would make a prototype out of cheaper fabric first. If I like it I may stop there. If I really like it and the waterproof nature of Xpac seems...
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    Thanks, but I'm building a special custom pack to...

    Thanks, but I'm building a special custom pack to my specs to fit on a frame that I already have. A rayway pack or anything ultralight isn't what I'm after. I've had a problem finding a material...
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    Had a few major bumps in the road with deaths in...

    Had a few major bumps in the road with deaths in the family and haven't made my pack yet. You gave me plenty of good advice, but the hyperD is very floppy. I ordered samples to check it out. 420D...
  19. Thread: Potato Soup

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    Well, I have 8 years of engineering school and a...

    Well, I have 8 years of engineering school and a couple of engineering degrees and I do not consider myself to be a scientist. Most of my PhD friends who are scientists would be quick to point out...
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    Yes, I would agree with all of those points. ...

    Yes, I would agree with all of those points. However, eating something with any of those ingredients occasionally doesn't concern me and applied science is my profession, although I am not a...
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    My trail name has double meaning. I made an...

    My trail name has double meaning. I made an alcohol stove from a fancyfeast cat food can that I used for a while and that's when I got the name. I don't use the stove much anymore but the name...
  22. Thread: Potato Soup

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    Nice. Your idea is even better. Mine was...

    Nice. Your idea is even better. Mine was intended to be based on something you can buy just about anywhere including the dollar store - that was the point ...simple, cheap, lightweight, filling,...
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    Turds are full of all natural ingredients but I...

    Turds are full of all natural ingredients but I would decline to eat one.
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    Agreed. However, labeling chemical ingredients...

    Agreed. However, labeling chemical ingredients in food as poisons is a bit inflammatory. The ingredients are based on science and science isn't always right in the long run. I don't believe that the...
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    Honestly I don't remember. I experimented on the...

    Honestly I don't remember. I experimented on the countertop at home and remember that if you soak them for a while in the water it significantly cuts the cook time. Its an easy to determine recipe...
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