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Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 01-24-2010, 11:56 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,019
Posted By 111t
The newer MSR pump is certainly more robust than...

The newer MSR pump is certainly more robust than the older one. It's still plastic though.
You won't regret a purchase of an optimus nova or primus omnifuel. They simmer really well too. The...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 09-06-2009, 07:23 PM
Replies: 123
Views: 41,978
Posted By 111t
It seems to me that the kelly kettle is an ideal...

It seems to me that the kelly kettle is an ideal way of boiling water, provided you've already mentaly made the trade off in inconvenience of lighting for the less weight of not carrying fuel. There...
Forum: Gear Care & Maintenance 08-09-2009, 10:42 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 8,128
Posted By 111t
Yeah i have one of those rattling around...

Yeah i have one of those rattling around somewhere too. I remembered it was an academy broadway as soon as i saw it but i didn't remember the 'jasper' name until you mentioned it. When i was in...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 06-27-2009, 05:00 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 3,391
Posted By 111t
I think the best thing... (and don't think I'm...

I think the best thing... (and don't think I'm talking down to you here because I'm no expert on first aid and that's something I plan to change) is to know basic first aid. I have several books on...
Forum: GPS Navigation, Maps, and Orienteering 06-27-2009, 04:54 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 2,684
Posted By 111t
24k NYS map

http://www.gpsfiledepot.com/maps/view/111/

Has anyone seen this? It is a set of maps covering all of NYS designed to work with garmin mapsource. I loaded it on my vista cx and it really is...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 06-21-2009, 06:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,781
Posted By 111t
Have you seen this thing? ...

Have you seen this thing?

http://www.rei.com/product/784353

I think it will work with my crux. I bet it would work with a pocket rocket as well... I'm not sure how far the pot supports spread...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 06-18-2009, 06:55 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,781
Posted By 111t
first prick the jet to make sure it's not...

first prick the jet to make sure it's not clogged.

Then fill the primus up with some fresh coleman fuel and be sure the proper (gasoline) jet is fitted. Add a capfull of fuel injector and...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 06-18-2009, 06:48 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,630
Posted By 111t
http://www.usap.gov/travelanddeployment/documents/...

http://www.usap.gov/travelanddeployment/documents/FieldManual-Chapt14Stoves.pdf

As stated a coleman white gas suitcase style stove can be modified to run on propane cans. The adapter is for sale...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 04-11-2009, 07:03 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,478
Posted By 111t
I carry a frost mora clipper. It's cheap, light...

I carry a frost mora clipper. It's cheap, light and tough enough for anything i might need on a weekend out. I have several Ka-Bars and ontario spec-plus knives for TEOTWAWKI Situations... should...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 03-27-2009, 03:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,797
Posted By 111t
If it has a plastic housing or lens... KEEP DEET...

If it has a plastic housing or lens... KEEP DEET AWAY!!!!
Forum: Forum News and Discussion 03-04-2009, 05:08 PM
Replies: 135
Views: 24,933
Posted By 111t
It has to do with my first real backpacking stove...

It has to do with my first real backpacking stove the optimus 111 triple fuel model.
Forum: Other Places 02-17-2009, 04:38 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 6,948
Posted By 111t
I would recommend letchworth. ...

I would recommend letchworth.
http://www.adkforum.com/showthread.php?t=8444 They have car camp loops. The FLT/NCT is nearby. There are hiking trails in the park and many great views.

as far...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 01-24-2009, 10:00 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 4,213
Posted By 111t
sweet! some people use a steel mesh as a pot...

sweet! some people use a steel mesh as a pot support. youcould also jam tent stakes into the ground around it and have a pretty stable system.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 01-12-2009, 07:04 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 6,478
Posted By 111t
+1!!!!

+1!!!!
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 01-12-2009, 06:50 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 6,860
Posted By 111t
Yeah aron ralston. He had a tough time. He...

Yeah aron ralston. He had a tough time. He realized early on that he would never be able to cut through his radial bones with the knife dull or not. It got dull while he was trying to cut through...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 12-28-2008, 12:26 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 1,811
Posted By 111t
This will burn everything but alcohol. Canisters...

This will burn everything but alcohol. Canisters included.
http://www.rei.com/outlet/product/785314
You could use it with canisters whilst backpacking for a stable easy to use stove. Pick up a...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 12-10-2008, 10:32 PM
Replies: 57
Views: 16,016
Posted By 111t
CHECK THIS OUT!!!!!...

CHECK THIS OUT!!!!!...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 12-03-2008, 03:39 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,233
Posted By 111t
I bet a military ponch would work for one person...

I bet a military ponch would work for one person in a pinch. Not as nice as the later models. And without the advantage of additional body heat.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 11-26-2008, 08:17 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,220
Posted By 111t
There's nothing pure about modern auto fuel...

There's nothing pure about modern auto fuel blends. Auto gas is full of additives and the burning fuel releases many more toxic fumes than actual lantern fuel. It will work in a pinch. In the UK a...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 11-16-2008, 12:52 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 8,220
Posted By 111t
I've never had it happen to me, but if the built...

I've never had it happen to me, but if the built in needle gets messed up, you can just remove it and run the stove without it. The "R" models of the 123 and the 8 came out some time in the 70's......
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