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    It’s about the Math....

    It’s about the Math. https://van.physics.illinois.edu/ask/listing/566
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    Four “D” cells :eek:…you should have just stuck...

    Four “D” cells :eek:…you should have just stuck with carbide. I remember having a few different “Easter Seal” headlamps back in the day. They made one with a remote battery pack which was real handy...
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    Even a blind pig can find an acorn in a pile of...

    Even a blind pig can find an acorn in a pile of mud once in awhile.
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    The run off is interesting through the area where...

    The run off is interesting through the area where the tent site was in the era. Not the most robust flowing place on the ridge. Also remember this was when “Acid Rain” was apparent. It was easier for...
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    Nauman although it may have water, I would not...

    Nauman although it may have water, I would not rely on it. The shelter was removed because of the unreliability of the water in that spot. I'm sure there is water there intermittingly but if my...
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    Ed will be missed. He was a neighbor of mine back...

    Ed will be missed. He was a neighbor of mine back in the 90’s and also frequented the climbing shop i worked at. Here is a couple of photos of the third edition of his climbing guide he so graciously...
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    Wait until Ticketmaster starts selling parking...

    Wait until Ticketmaster starts selling parking permits for FW/OBP.
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    I agree. Although you are talking about acquired...

    I agree. Although you are talking about acquired skill sets. Even the sitting on the latrine part. Don’t laugh there are books about that crap. Problem is it is easier to just get on FB and start...
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    Very nice painting. If you like this style of...

    Very nice painting. If you like this style of painting be sure to check out present day artist Eric Koeppel. His gallery is located in Jackson village NH.

    https://www.erikkoeppel.com/
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    Lot’s of good info if you just Google a bit....

    Lot’s of good info if you just Google a bit. Note:This only works if you have a cell phone, tablet, laptop, or work station.:D Here is just one example: https://youtu.be/gn_yY6L8wy4
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    This has been an interesting thread to follow. Thank you for all the good info and links. Somewhat related was a piece done last night by Keith Carson whom is a Meteorologist for Channel 6 WCSH in...
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    Having seen Tents rip…….yes even the really...

    Having seen Tents rip…….yes even the really expensive ones in high winds due to the tent not being properly tied down tightly enough I would be interested to see if the inherent flop of bungee would...
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    Excellent info!

    Excellent info!
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    It's interesting over on FB how everyone all of a...

    It's interesting over on FB how everyone all of a sudden are moral scholars. Yes I agree this situation should not have happened. I also agree not turning around is confounding. I am always amazed at...
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    I bought a set of these last year. From my...

    I bought a set of these last year. From my experiences so far your observations are correct. IMO with todays more frequent hiker activity this is a nice nimble shoe for the times. With trails broken...
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    You could even incorporate a USB Charging station...

    You could even incorporate a USB Charging station for those who forgot to charge their gadgets before entering the woods. And while your at it put your order in for you drone delivered summit pizza.
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    The Hut Croo still does not use waist belts on...

    The Hut Croo still does not use waist belts on the pack boards. My understanding is the reasoning behind it was if the user is about to take a dive the pack can be easily jettisoned before one’s...
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    There is a reason they had such great deals at...

    There is a reason they had such great deals at the time. I always was amazed at how some of their gear actually looked cheap in their catalog which was not much more than a paper and pencil sketch...
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    There were a lot of those Keltys and Gerry Packs...

    There were a lot of those Keltys and Gerry Packs around in those days. All with out waist belts until someone had a good idea.
    https://youtu.be/VpaqTEGQ94c
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    How about going forward. Who’s taking over?

    How about going forward. Who’s taking over?
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    Nothing really quite compares to a company that...

    Nothing really quite compares to a company that started out with just a simple black and white newspaper like catalog and a warehouse like storefront in Bagota, NJ back in 1978 called Campmor. To...
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    Might as well get this out of the way. Do you...

    Might as well get this out of the way. Do you think we will need snowshoes after this?
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    Ditto. That goes without saying. The electric...

    Ditto. That goes without saying. The electric noise wise IMO is worse than the gasoline version of a leaf blower. Maybe working on taking it at the pipe should be part of the scheme.
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    Great link. Nice to see a filming with real...

    Great link. Nice to see a filming with real characters, on location, and informative.
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    Cleaner air for the environment but your...

    Cleaner air for the environment but your audiologist bill will probably go up too. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PVBG41hxhT4
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