What have you bought?

Discussion in 'Gear Chat' started by Shewie, Jun 18, 2014.

  1. el manana

    el manana Thru Hiker

    Tony has confirmed the grey one in the photo is a sample, he's expecting the production grey to have a logo the same size as the red but he wont be able to confirm for sure until they arrive.

    Can't make my mind up which I prefer, might ask @Diddi 's opinion...;)
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  2. EM - Ross

    EM - Ross Thru Hiker

    Dude - Micro baffles Trousers in socks. Dirty Girls. Anything else I can let pass.
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  3. fluffkitten

    fluffkitten Moderator Staff Member

    Come on, horrible is what the marketing people love. They're here to stay. :bawling: :depressed:
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  4. EM - Ross

    EM - Ross Thru Hiker

    What do you want to see? Not much more to show. There's a gap in the top between the tape for the handle to insert/remove the bag when required.
  5. kiltedpict

    kiltedpict Ultralighter

    Not arrived yet but joined the Mass drop for Toaks Ti shot "glasses" and am seriously thinking about the offer on a Jetboil Minimo...

    Edit: I think i will end up spending my cash on an MSR WindBoiler as if I need to simmer, I will use the Kovea Spider.. the "All in One" would be for TGOChallenge/similar where it's probably going to be windy and all I want is hot water for dried meals...
    Last edited: Apr 25, 2016
  6. Wild Boy

    Wild Boy Trail Blazer

    I'm tempted with those Toaks set too. But I only want one, not four!
  7. kiltedpict

    kiltedpict Ultralighter

    Give the others to family / friends as presents? !
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  8. Wild Boy

    Wild Boy Trail Blazer

    Good point! In that case I'll check em out again......
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  9. Mole

    Mole Thru Hiker

    A fridge for the home.
    Son thought it was time we had one. He doesn't like our 'cheese drawer' in summer:biggrin:
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  10. Jacko1066

    Jacko1066 Ultralighter

    I wouldn't have minded seeing it from the top as I could t quite make out what it looked like, but that's cool, I'm camping with Paul from tread lite I'm sure it won't be too much trouble for him to tell me about it!!!
    Thanks for the reply though.
  11. paul

    paul Thru Hiker

    Its a rectangle with an opening to put a bag in Steve and a hole to poke a tap out of. Im not talking about work this weekend :D October 24th 2015 was the last time i spent any time camping. I want to talk about anything but making stuff :D
  12. Balagan

    Balagan Thru Hiker

    Not quite seasonal but items on 50% sale rarely are:

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    Montbell Ultra-Light Down Jacket (#1101374) and Alpine Down Jacket (#1101436). £170 for the two of them...
    Last edited: Apr 26, 2016
  13. slovhike

    slovhike Thru Hiker

  14. Balagan

    Balagan Thru Hiker

    Sadly not an online shop: in-shop bargain corner at The Overlander in Mong Kok (Hong Kong), not even listed amongst the website sale items.
  15. Robin

    Robin Moderator Staff Member

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    Aiguille detachable pockets. Turns the Exped Thunder 70 into a monster load carrier (an extra 17L). A bit heavy at 388g per pair but bomb proof in tough Cordura. I stuck a tent in each pocket (Laser Comp and F10Nitro Lite 200) to show the capacity. Probably a bit of overkill but if I ever do a trip to somewhere like Sarek, it gives enough flexibility to take 10-12 days food. Also means as the volume drops, I could take the pockets off and stow them. Surprised how well the simple attachment worked. 2kg for an 87L rucksack is not too bad.
  16. Graham

    Graham Thru Hiker

    Not sure those would be compatible with my elbows....
  17. Robin

    Robin Moderator Staff Member

    I think they sit far back enough not to interfere.
  18. EM - Ross

    EM - Ross Thru Hiker

    They do when I've used them. I only have the small ones now. Gobsmacked anyone here has bought such 'trad' gear though! :)
  19. craige

    craige Thru Hiker

    Just ordered another pair :) pretty much all I've worn since January for everything, work, hills, woods, shops etc. They're destroyed now but my average walking is about 10 miles a day and mostly on tarmac. Maybe 1000 miles. The foam in the sole is a bit squashed and my feet have started to feel a little fatigued after a long day because of that. Really like them though.
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  20. gixer

    gixer Thru Hiker

    Couple of Zebralights arrived today



    With it's Dad and Grandad :D


    Amazing really, i thought the first SC600 was small (far right) but it's shrunk as well as gotten more powerful

    I may have a bit of a Zebralight tendency :bag:

  21. craige

    craige Thru Hiker

    The buttons look much more recessed now... a good thing.

    That's some collection!
  22. kiltedpict

    kiltedpict Ultralighter

    Lost my H32w camping two weeks ago... can't afford to replace just now and had just ordered 10 batteries for the darn thing.. :(
  23. Shewie

    Shewie Administrator Staff Member


    Not showing you my pots and pans collection :whistling:
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  24. el manana

    el manana Thru Hiker

    Montane Skull Beanie - 21g

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  25. EM - Ross

    EM - Ross Thru Hiker

    As if that many torches wasn't worrying enough - in their boxes as well? :wideyed: ;)
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