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by bmike
Mon Jan 21, 2008 6:44 am
Forum: Amazing Photos
Topic: Mt. Philo
Replies: 7
Views: 2716

Re: Mt. Philo

Really nice photos, thanks!!!!! Be nice to wake up to that view every morning at the breakfast table. :D Nice winter outfit for your best friend there :D would be nice to have that view on right out the window. the property across from the state park entrance is for sale - but i'd have to sell all ...
by bmike
Mon Jan 21, 2008 6:43 am
Forum: Amazing Photos
Topic: Mt. Philo
Replies: 7
Views: 2716

Re: Mt. Philo

Pure Mahem wrote:Nice Views bmike! I like Maya's new red boots and her parka as well! Is Maya sporting a muzzle? :mrgreen:
no muzzle. gentle leader. she'll tow me up the mountain or down the road without it!
by bmike
Sun Jan 20, 2008 3:39 pm
Forum: Amazing Photos
Topic: Mt. Philo
Replies: 7
Views: 2716

Mt. Philo

This is from a small 'bump' just south of town. I've been walking up the campground road every other day with the pooch. Wherz da Adirondaks? Over there. Across Lake Champlain. http://lh5.google.com/mike.beganyi/R5OhhuXfEnI/AAAAAAAAD2s/yf_XnQnRfIs/s800/IMG_4485.JPG Maya (the wonder dog, in here new ...
by bmike
Sun Jan 20, 2008 3:37 pm
Forum: Stoves, Cooksets and All Things Cooking
Topic: trangia
Replies: 4
Views: 2275

Re: trangia

thanks. thats what i was thinking. lit it up, but haven't tested a boil yet.
by bmike
Sat Jan 19, 2008 10:22 pm
Forum: Stoves, Cooksets and All Things Cooking
Topic: trangia
Replies: 4
Views: 2275

trangia

picked up a 'dented' trangia burner at the local outfitter today. good deal, i think. (well, it was cheaper than the beer i was buying to drink to build stoves...) so - fired it up and i like it. definitely for my wider sp pot. has zelph tested a trangia on the flame-o-meter-o-thingy? i need to adju...
by bmike
Tue Jan 15, 2008 3:07 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Bmikes work in process?
Replies: 7
Views: 2015

Re: Bmikes work in process?

currently it is sitting on my bench! been busy working on the housey house for impending baby arrival. any day now! the wick is cool - its copper with what looks like fiberglass inside. i was thinking of making a copper coil with fg inside that were fed from a closed fuel port. i'll heat some water ...
by bmike
Sat Jan 12, 2008 11:43 am
Forum: Shelter Skelter
Topic: Ground Cloth Materials
Replies: 13
Views: 5589

Re: Ground Cloth Materials

When I design my next hammock, it will have some type of fastener or sleeve for the pad and it will be slightly longer and the bug netting slightly wider. I think I'm going to be going with a 3/8" thick pad, 20" wide x 40" long, and use Speer's SPE to extend the pad as needed. Supposedly the SPE's ...
by bmike
Sat Jan 12, 2008 11:37 am
Forum: WOOD BURNING STOVES
Topic: Down Draft Gassifier Wood Burners
Replies: 46
Views: 15327

Re: Down Draft Gassifier Wood Burners

I am the same pure_mahem, as seen everywhere, lol! Except no imitations! You can usual tell me by my avatar except on WB there site wouldn't let me use it don't know why. :mrgreen: the interwebs is a funny thing. you can follow me around on hammock forums, whiteblaze, bplite, and bikeforums. then t...
by bmike
Fri Jan 11, 2008 10:16 pm
Forum: Shelter Skelter
Topic: Ground Cloth Materials
Replies: 13
Views: 5589

Re: Ground Cloth Materials

Ridgerunner, by the time I buy a sewing machine and stuff.. I'd be at the same price as an assembled Speers. :lol: I'm looking at either Speers or Eno at the moment. The Eno DoubleNest will likely be the most comfortable for me. - JT well, buy the machine, make the hammock, and if you never make an...
by bmike
Fri Jan 11, 2008 10:15 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: 14.2g Canister stove
Replies: 10
Views: 3965

Re: 14.2g Canister stove

nice! oh to have a machine shop at my disposal... (bmike sighs...!) well done. i'd be curious about eff. of the stove. i have a tiny butane mini torch that i eye for turning into a stove. i'm a bit scared of blowing the garage up - so i keep my eyes posted for the proper tip that would spread the fl...