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Forum: Hunting and Fishing in the Adirondacks 05-19-2020, 07:53 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 663
Posted By stripperguy
OMG!! And it's the same fish! Too cool,...

OMG!! And it's the same fish!

Too cool, Justin.
Forum: General Adirondack Discussion 05-15-2020, 09:56 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 735
Posted By stripperguy
Both of those sites along the Boreas were still...

Both of those sites along the Boreas were still active the last time MDB and I paddled the Boreas two years ago.
I have a couple pics that sort of show the site closer to Rt 28N...hopefully, you can...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-13-2020, 05:22 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 894
Posted By stripperguy
Welcome, Mr. and Mrs. Kayaker, Wldrns and...

Welcome, Mr. and Mrs. Kayaker,
Wldrns and Dsettahr have pretty much covered all the best guidebooks. This forum is likely the best source for info about the ADK's, but you can't carry it in the...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 05-05-2020, 03:09 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,168
Posted By stripperguy
Mr spork, I’m using my phone just now so it’s a...

Mr spork, I’m using my phone just now so it’s a bit cumbersome
If you search my screen name and DY Special, or Kite or Strip you’ll find several in depth build threads. You could nearly build using...
Forum: "By the Fireside" 04-30-2020, 01:40 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 30,432
Posted By stripperguy
Zach, Polyester and vinyl ester resins are...

Zach,
Polyester and vinyl ester resins are still used today on most production boats, mostly due to the lower cost and lower viscosity.
But it does not adhere to wood very well, and especially not...
Forum: "By the Fireside" 04-30-2020, 12:48 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 30,432
Posted By stripperguy
Just before I became homeless, I messed around...

Just before I became homeless, I messed around with trying to thermoform the Divinycell...it would be best if I had a heated male-female set of molds, but that's not gonna happen! I tried a heat gun,...
Forum: "By the Fireside" 04-29-2020, 08:41 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 30,432
Posted By stripperguy
Wow!! Another thread resurrection... Quick...

Wow!! Another thread resurrection...
Quick backstory: I'm in the process of repairing a wrecked 40 ft diesel pusher motorhome, and I'm using a lot of fiberglass and polyester resin.
In the process,...
Forum: Hiking in the Adirondacks 04-20-2020, 10:31 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 20,657
Posted By stripperguy
How tragic for you and your family... In...

How tragic for you and your family...
In following Mav's link in post #18 upthread, I saw the June 29, 1970 article in the Schenectady Gazette. By accident, I also saw a follow up article in the...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-20-2020, 05:51 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,446
Posted By stripperguy
OK, do you prefer small water? Nevermind, who...

OK, do you prefer small water? Nevermind, who doesn't?
Early June is generally not so crowded...be prepared for black flies.

Lake Lila to Bog River (https://photos.app.goo.gl/YMEMSMaji3R7wUja6)...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-20-2020, 08:48 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,446
Posted By stripperguy
Questions: Can you carry? If so, would you have...

Questions:
Can you carry? If so, would you have a limit on distance?
Corpus Christi, TX? Do you have your own canoe and method of transport?
Do you need marked and maintained trails for carrying?...
Forum: Food, Lodging, Parking, and Transportation 04-16-2020, 08:26 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,192
Posted By stripperguy
I have some dried meals that are nearly two years...

I have some dried meals that are nearly two years old but I keep them in the freezer until ready to put them in my pack. Any of the home dried meals can easily last for many weeks in the field.
I...
Forum: Food, Lodging, Parking, and Transportation 04-14-2020, 07:54 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,192
Posted By stripperguy
Viking, Do have an oven where you live? If...

Viking,
Do have an oven where you live?
If so, why not just dry your own favorite meals? I save left over Szechuan Chicken takeout, leftover fajitas from home, homemade chicken tiki masala, a...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-13-2020, 08:20 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 3,296
Posted By stripperguy
Mr deathstar, Come borrow my Red Kite for a...

Mr deathstar,
Come borrow my Red Kite for a week if you wish...it should be easy enough for you to carry, and it's certainly able to carry you and your gear. It's built tough, so you don't have to...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-04-2020, 08:55 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,168
Posted By stripperguy
D, A trip up the Boreas to Boreas Ponds would...

D,
A trip up the Boreas to Boreas Ponds would be roughly 7.5 miles, with a gain of 260 ft or so...
That works out to be around 36 ft/mile average. Maybe going downstream with spring flows, but...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 04-04-2020, 12:12 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 7,168
Posted By stripperguy
I was reviewing old photos and TR's the other...

I was reviewing old photos and TR's the other day, since the possibility of new trips is so uncertain...

I updated the obsolete link in post #12 and will also put it here:
...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 03-05-2020, 09:33 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,366
Posted By stripperguy
Wow, it's been 12 years since I paddled Squaw and...

Wow, it's been 12 years since I paddled Squaw and Indian...
Squaw shores were thick, other than the campsite near the trail, no evidence of any other camping activity (I circumnavigated the entire...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 03-04-2020, 09:29 PM
Replies: 28
Views: 2,366
Posted By stripperguy
I once stumbled upon a boomalum boat stashed on...

I once stumbled upon a boomalum boat stashed on the shores of Squaw Lake.
What struck me as odd was that the boat was at the far Western shore, on that little tongue (mini peninsula?).
There are no...
Forum: Forum News and Discussion 03-02-2020, 09:01 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 3,374
Posted By stripperguy
If you work your way back in the member list,...

If you work your way back in the member list, you'll see this all started (or seems to have) on 10-19-2019

It's not up to me, but if it were, I would delete every one of those new members and...
Forum: Skiing in the Adirondacks 02-27-2020, 11:27 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 810
Posted By stripperguy
Oak Mountain

I had a chance to ski Oak the other week, first time I've been back there since 1988!!

While the facilities have changed with the new lodge, 4 person chairlift, snowmaking, the vibe is just the...
Forum: Paddling in the Adirondacks 02-27-2020, 11:07 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,224
Posted By stripperguy
Uhmmmm, what would you call "some portaging"? ...

Uhmmmm, what would you call "some portaging"?

I suppose a water route exists, sort of...

Limekiln Lake to Limekiln Creek to the Moose, then upstream on the Moose to the Indian, up the Indian to...
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