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  1. Thread: MiniMo vs Zip

    by HankIV
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    See Jetboil Stash thread for weight savings.

    See Jetboil Stash thread for weight savings.
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    100% agree. I like (relatively empty) shelters,...

    100% agree. I like (relatively empty) shelters, dislike wet tents. But I would never hit the trail without a tent.
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    I should have added that I don’t use hiking poles...

    I should have added that I don’t use hiking poles either, so the weight savings from dual use aren’t there for me.
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    I know there are shelters that are problematic...

    I know there are shelters that are problematic from a vagrancy standpoint. But to me there is such a great feeling going to sleep in a shelter on a rainy night knowing that you won’t have to pack up...
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    Mama always said boring is as boring does....

    Mama always said boring is as boring does....
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    Although I think NSherry was using a bit of...

    Although I think NSherry was using a bit of hyperbole, another reason is—I don’t feel like learning all that, the spatial and insectorial issues to account for...screw it, I’m going to carry a light...
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    https://thetrek.co/nature-immersion-improves-physi...

    https://thetrek.co/nature-immersion-improves-physical-mental-health/

    Not sure the scientific rigor behind some of these claims, but the gist holds true for me. But you have to be open to it.
  8. Thread: how to hike

    by HankIV
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    I did too.

    I did too.
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    I 100% agree, but OP doesn’t get much from it

    I 100% agree, but OP doesn’t get much from it
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    Lil bit of this and lil bit of that

    Lil bit of this and lil bit of that
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    I am considering one and would be interested as...

    I am considering one and would be interested as well.

    I did use a lighter weight one a couple summers ago. Worked to keep bag clean, and was nice on a couple of warmer nights when even my 50F...
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    Clearly your question is pretty much a metabolism...

    Clearly your question is pretty much a metabolism one. One aspect people have been getting at is the energy your body “uses up” warming up cold food. That seems valid. I’ve not used it, but perhaps...
  13. Poll: Mandatory issuance now!

    Mandatory issuance now!
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    No coffee, no poopie. Must have stovie.

    No coffee, no poopie. Must have stovie.
  15. Thread: Shelters

    by HankIV
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    I like Slo-go’en’s version!

    I like Slo-go’en’s version!
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    100g Jetboil canisters vs 110g others

    Any performance difference? REI shows a .4oz weight delta or 6%, same price.

    Seems like you’d want to steer towards other brands than JB, even if you like their stoves.

    Next size up all...
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    Sounds like a one speed

    Sounds like a one speed
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    4500 BTU/hr vs 9000 for the Flash 150secs boil...

    4500 BTU/hr vs 9000 for the Flash
    150secs boil time for .5L vs 100secs for Flash
    12Ls boiled per small can vs 10Ls for Flash

    Fell hard for Jetboil first time I saw one, while I was slaving away...
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    I had been thinking a SOBO would mean things...

    I had been thinking a SOBO would mean things would be “fixed” enough to have a mostly normal experience.

    Not so confident in that now.
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    Get their app. Book on the trail, close to...

    Get their app. Book on the trail, close to arrival. Every now and then they’ll be full, but bet not often.
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    Blackmagic Thanks for the discussion about...

    Blackmagic

    Thanks for the discussion about traditional long shelf life foods and more recent developments. That really explains a great deal.

    Section Hiker has a good piece about the...
  22. I do financial plans for clients. Many people...

    I do financial plans for clients. Many people approach retirement the same way a brand new hiker would approach Springer—overloaded. More capital than they need, with the likely beneficiaries of...
  23. Thread: Scaring Bears

    by HankIV
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    Thanks for the video, Alligator!

    Thanks for the video, Alligator!
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    How about elephants?

    How about elephants?
  25. Numbers seemed slightly down from what I saw....

    Numbers seemed slightly down from what I saw. Especially vs 2019 when they were first showing those.

    It does seem like very muddled messaging.
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