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by left52side
Wed Mar 22, 2017 3:46 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Back from my Florida Trail thru hike,,, next step sobo AT.
Replies: 2
Views: 547

Re: Back from my Florida Trail thru hike,,, next step sobo AT.

Dan I have picked up quite A few of them bud light bottles along the road and from trash cans at popular weekend hang out spots. I have them saved for future stove endeavors ... I am using that CCF I got to use single layer as A back pad for myself as well as A torso length sleep pad. I have found t...
by left52side
Tue Mar 21, 2017 11:53 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Back from my Florida Trail thru hike,,, next step sobo AT.
Replies: 2
Views: 547

Back from my Florida Trail thru hike,,, next step sobo AT.

Just finished up my FT thru hike and have an AT thru hike in the plans for later this summer.
Hope all is well around here,while im waiting on some funds to clear up before my hike I plan on working on A few stoves.
by left52side
Thu Nov 17, 2016 4:17 pm
Forum: Amazing Thrift Store Treasures
Topic: Where to start the list lol....
Replies: 45
Views: 17174

Re: Where to start the list lol....

I can only imagine what you were thinking of using these for :D
I am almost positive it wasnt for there intended use,my first thought at looking at the pics was possible A heat deflector or type pf ground insulator for A burner :) hmmm
by left52side
Thu Nov 17, 2016 4:13 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Back from my SHT thru hike
Replies: 15
Views: 6602

Re: Back from my SHT thru hike

What you got planned for your next hike? any good finds at the thrift store? My wife picked up a wooden ice cream maker and the very next day she made chocolate ice cream with it......lucky me 8-) Hey Dan next hike plans are A combination of the FT (florida trail ) and the AT this spring. Havent ha...
by left52side
Mon Nov 14, 2016 8:06 pm
Forum: Amazing Thrift Store Treasures
Topic: Where to start the list lol....
Replies: 45
Views: 17174

Re: Where to start the list lol....

I have been so busy lately with work and preparing funds for my thru hike this year that I havent really had any time to do mom and son date day where we spend the day thrift shopping , but I did manage to stop by one the other day and found A new with box aluminum coffee percolator for camping for ...
by left52side
Mon Nov 14, 2016 8:01 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Back from my SHT thru hike
Replies: 15
Views: 6602

Re: Back from my SHT thru hike

Dan did you ever order that polycryo,if not I was cleaning out my gear closet and have some extra if you would like to try it out let me know and ill mail you A piece.
by left52side
Mon Oct 10, 2016 11:08 am
Forum: Made In America Gear
Topic: Mountain Hardwear
Replies: 5
Views: 1809

Re: Mountain Hardwear

Realityguy this is very well put,and honestly I have been saying the exact same thing for quite awhile. I often have wondered where the material (cuben,sil,nylon etc...) and most of it is made and sourced,you guessed it overseas. And although I still do by everything that I can from cottage companie...
by left52side
Sun Oct 09, 2016 6:24 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Back from my SHT thru hike
Replies: 15
Views: 6602

Re: Back from my SHT thru hike

Dan I found it easier to just fold it until desired size rather than trying to roll something so thin. To me it didnt become static charged and I have used it in several different climates... Im sure wally world in your area would probably have it in that size (patio door) For some reason the wally ...
by left52side
Sat Oct 08, 2016 12:42 pm
Forum: Amazing Thrift Store Treasures
Topic: Where to start the list lol....
Replies: 45
Views: 17174

Re: Where to start the list lol....

New thrift store score on 10/07

1 pair of hodgemans hip waiters brand new for 5.00.
Also went to the flea market today and found some nice vmc hooks and jig heads for 1.00 A pack,as well as A new shimano 2500 reel for 8.00.
Pretty decent day :)
by left52side
Sat Oct 08, 2016 12:40 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Back from my SHT thru hike
Replies: 15
Views: 6602

Re: Back from my SHT thru hike

Yeah I stocked up on it when I found it on amazon for 4.00 A piece.
I think it is about 7.00 now on there.
https://www.amazon.com/Duck-282450-Indoor-84-Inch-120-Inch/dp/B000NHW2Z6/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1475944790&sr=8-1&keywords=polycryo
This is what I used.

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