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Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-12-2019, 08:28 AM
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Views: 966
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
This is very cool! Thanks for the link, I had no...

This is very cool! Thanks for the link, I had no idea something like this existed.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 12-10-2019, 09:27 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,203
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Jeez! "In as little as 13 hours?" That seems...

Jeez! "In as little as 13 hours?" That seems crazy!
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 12-10-2019, 07:21 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,203
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Interesting idea. I suppose the boots aren't...

Interesting idea. I suppose the boots aren't breathing much anyway, based on what they are made of. I tried the vapor barrier thing on my hands once and it didn't go well. They were swimming after...
Forum: Trip Reports 12-09-2019, 10:20 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 453
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
That is one seriously puffy jacket! It must be...

That is one seriously puffy jacket! It must be incredibly warm.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 12-09-2019, 09:57 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,203
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
The Neos don't compress the down too much? ...

The Neos don't compress the down too much? Sounds like it might be a good combo for just sitting around.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 12-09-2019, 09:50 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,203
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Interesting. I figured putting them in a bag...

Interesting. I figured putting them in a bag would cause them to use up the 02 and stop working.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 12-09-2019, 07:55 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,203
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
I will have to look into them. I was out this...

I will have to look into them. I was out this weekend and it was -1 F when I woke up Sunday morning and I could barely get my foot back into the Salomon Toundra, they were so stiff. They are warm,...
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-06-2019, 09:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 791
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Definitely. :) Itís a real dump. Seriously...

Definitely. :) Itís a real dump.

Seriously though, next time I go Iím gonna add an extra day.
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 12-06-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,131
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Sorry, wasn't meant to be inflammatory. Basically...

Sorry, wasn't meant to be inflammatory. Basically I was saying stupid people do stupid things.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 12-05-2019, 09:34 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 791
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
This is true. While the small ups and downs add...

This is true. While the small ups and downs add to the ruggedness, it's also full of moss covered rocks and roots -- so when it's covered with wet leaves, it can be pretty slow going. It surprised...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 11-21-2019, 10:16 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,468
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
After trying to haul a fairly well packed 54"...

After trying to haul a fairly well packed 54" though fresh snow last winter and thinking I was going to die because it felt like I was pulling an upside-down volkswagen, I second this. I'm going to...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 11-21-2019, 11:55 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,203
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Yeah, not disparaging the store. I love that...

Yeah, not disparaging the store. I love that place. First time I shopped for shoes there. The woman who helped me was apologetic, and said that because of the location, they do more "casual wear"...
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 11-20-2019, 07:59 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,203
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
So that -40 stuff they brag about is only if you...

So that -40 stuff they brag about is only if you never stop moving? I kinda figured that was going to be the case. I still have high hopes for the aerogel.
Forum: Adirondack Wildlife 11-19-2019, 09:40 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,131
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Not a good one, but the same reason to put a load...

Not a good one, but the same reason to put a load of buckshot through a road sign, I guess. Because you're an idiot, nobody is looking, and you can.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 11-19-2019, 09:06 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,203
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
They look interesting! ...

They look interesting! https://www.overshoesneos.com/Neos_Adventurer_Overshoe.html
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 11-19-2019, 11:32 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,203
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Yep, it looks like the same price as campsaver. ...

Yep, it looks like the same price as campsaver. Also free shipping and free returns from both.
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 11-17-2019, 12:49 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,203
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Man, donít tell me that. :)

Man, donít tell me that. :)
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 11-17-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,203
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Yeah I agree. I donít normally do it, but they...

Yeah I agree. I donít normally do it, but they have free return shipping so it doesnít cost me anything but time. Good to know theyíre warm.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 11-16-2019, 06:21 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 3,961
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
He'll always be Buck to me. :) Good luck with him!

He'll always be Buck to me. :) Good luck with him!
Forum: Gear, Food, and Survival Topics 11-16-2019, 06:06 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 4,203
Posted By JohnnyVirgil
Just two things to add -- I got my boots today,...

Just two things to add -- I got my boots today, and my regular size is a bit snug -- my toes touch the front of the toebox - so they are going back and I'm going to get a half size up, so if anyone...
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