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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 03-03-2013, 09:29 AM
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Old 03-18-2013, 09:18 PM
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I have been wanting a Casio Pro Trek for a while...I believe it was called a pathfinder before if I NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 03-19-2013, 09:42 AM
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Backpack: GoLite Pinnacle
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I used a LaCrosse Technology XG-55 for a while, however, it quit working and to send it in for evalu NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 10-31-2013, 07:42 PM
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I've been using the Suunto Core (All Black) and love it. I was worried about it being to bulky but i NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 11-11-2013, 12:23 PM
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I carry a Tissot T-touch made in titainium. Analogue face with a digital insert. The functions oper NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 10-15-2014, 08:43 AM
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Highgear Axio. Heavy but nice to have. Love having an altimeter even with the limitations mentione NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 10-16-2014, 06:03 PM
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I'm finding Highgear watches are no longer available. It makes me wish I jumped on a deal or two a NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 12-15-2014, 10:57 AM
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I've replaced my axio with a suunto ambit 2. Too early yet to give a review. So far so good though NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 12-15-2014, 11:52 PM
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I've heard some nice things about the Casio PAG240-1CR Pathfinder Triple Sensor Multi-Function Sport NOTE: The remainder of this post can be read by logging in. For free PBF membership click here
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Old 12-19-2014, 01:13 PM
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brunton adc summit

i wanted a thermometer, but not one with the associated problems of body heat impacting accuracy.
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