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by irrationalsolutions
Sat May 01, 2010 9:05 pm
Forum: General
Topic: simmer poll
Replies: 15
Views: 16135

Re: simmer poll

i usually like to fix a couple things while im out the need to be simmered and on longer trips i like to bake once a trip. lately my trips have been over night or day trips so the extra weight doesnt bother me at all but i have been known to be gone 10 days or so. the longer the trip i go on is the ...
by irrationalsolutions
Sat May 01, 2010 9:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: simmer poll
Replies: 15
Views: 16135

simmer poll

this poll and thread is to see how often the majority of members of this site use there stoves to simmer while trail cooking. please leave a comment to explain you answer and feel free to discuss you answer and the answers of others. keep in mind that the duration of trips out is not the same for ev...
by irrationalsolutions
Fri Apr 30, 2010 11:00 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Do you simmer food on a hike
Replies: 16
Views: 3995

Re: Do you simmer food on a hike

there really should be a more option. baking would be the same as a simmer so some use it more.

i do when i can. so i picked the option that offered the most.
by irrationalsolutions
Fri Apr 30, 2010 1:16 am
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Wick material
Replies: 49
Views: 22936

Re: Wick material

ConnieD wrote:The wick Zelph is using is carbon felt? I thought it is asbestos.
if it were 30 years ago i would say you were right but if i had to guess i would say fiberglass.
by irrationalsolutions
Thu Apr 29, 2010 11:45 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Wick material
Replies: 49
Views: 22936

Re: Wick material

just do a google search. there are a ton of places that sell the stuff in different sizes.

http://www.google.com/products?q=carbon ... =en&tab=wf
by irrationalsolutions
Wed Apr 28, 2010 12:47 pm
Forum: Shelter Skelter
Topic: Really wanna try a hammock...
Replies: 58
Views: 39406

Re: Really wanna try a hammock...

do a search on youtube. i think there is a vid that shows how they work.
by irrationalsolutions
Tue Apr 27, 2010 8:42 pm
Forum: Survival and Bushcrafts
Topic: new bush/backpacking fishing setup
Replies: 0
Views: 1656

new bush/backpacking fishing setup

i decided i wanted to cut a little weight when i take a rod and reel with me so i went looking. in the hunt i found a shakespeare travel pack rod. its 6'6" and breaks down to 6 pieces. its lighter then the 3 piece i used to use too. now im off to start looking for a reel for it. ill keep you posted!
by irrationalsolutions
Mon Apr 26, 2010 8:39 pm
Forum: Tents, Tarps, Hammocks and Bivies
Topic: goodwill tent
Replies: 4
Views: 2330

Re: goodwill tent

well there are a couple spots where it looks like a cemical of some kind got spilt on it. its a little discolored on those spots. the shock cord that holds the fly down is dry rotted so it needs to be replaced and it fools like someone tried to seem seal it and used too much. other than that its a d...
by irrationalsolutions
Mon Apr 26, 2010 8:14 pm
Forum: Tents, Tarps, Hammocks and Bivies
Topic: goodwill tent
Replies: 4
Views: 2330

goodwill tent

ok i got a tent at the goodwill a few weeks ago and the weather finally allowed me to set it up this afternoon. does anyone know anything about this tent? http://i416.photobucket.com/albums/pp242/irrationalsolutions/th_028.jpg http://i416.photobucket.com/albums/pp242/irrationalsolutions/th_029.jpg i...