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General Gear Discussion The General Gear Discussion forum is for the discussion of traditional and lightweight (ultralight) backpacking gear that is not covered in other Practical Backpacking™ forums. [Please post about Backpacks, Shelters, Sleeping Gear, Backcountry Kitchen (Food, Stoves) in those respective forum areas.]


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Old 09-19-2011, 07:42 PM
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Like I have said before in a other thread, I use a MiniWorks and I love it yes I would love to kick NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-20-2011, 02:41 PM
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Old 09-20-2011, 05:47 PM
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Old 09-20-2011, 07:29 PM
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Mine came to 28oz after pumping water through it. I guess I am unlucky. NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-20-2011, 08:45 PM
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I haven't had any significant clogging issues with the Miniworks. However, I haven't used it much i NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-21-2011, 08:00 PM
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I made a gravity filter similar to the defunct ULA Amigo Pro using a Sea-to-Summit Ultra Sil dry bag NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-22-2011, 07:23 AM
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Old 09-22-2011, 07:00 PM
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I've used most of the popular filters, and the Miniworks is the one I chose for the nastiest water. NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 09-23-2011, 08:04 AM
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