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The original top bag is state-of-the art in some ways, and an antique in others.
Full-featured multi-purpose eVENT rain jacket that weighs less than 13 ounces, but what's the deal with the wire brim on the hood?
Lightweight alcohol stove cooking system with great fuel economy that needs a pot stand redesign.
This waterproof/breathable polyurethane laminate pullover is light, but could lose more weight by eliminating extra features.
A full featured rain shell with pit zips that weighs only 11.2 ounces (size L), but how does the fabric - MontBell Breeze Dry-Tec three-layer waterproof/breathable - perform?
Bushwalkers take note: these chaps are tough, breathable, and weigh less than six ounces.
A functional and lightweight waterproof-breathable rain hat that becomes a performance liability in warm conditions.
Just because Skurka and Coup chose this raingear/shelter for their record-setting thru-hikes, that doesn't mean it will work for you. Here's the scoop on a tough poncho that makes a great shelter but suffers a little in raingear mode.
The lightest waterproof/breathable rain pants available: nearly perfect, with one glaring problem - that we show you how to address "easily enough" without adding a lot of weight.
Silnylon rain chaps that are freakishly light but limited in application and best paired with a poncho or cagoule.
Two-pound down bag rated to freezing with a foot section that can be opened, armholes, and full front zip to convert it into a vest.
Innovative variable girth top bag that weighs under a pound and is rated to freezing.
Down blanket that completely surrounds a hammock and sleeper, along with a narrow down top blanket designed specifically for hammock use.
Warm weather, full-length center zip, PrimaLoft insulated sleeping bag.
Removable stays, an internal pad pocket, and adjustability over a wide torso length range make the Comet unique.
Simple, rugged, top entry hammock with large silnylon canopy.
Combines 1-watt LED technical lighting prowess with more economical standard 5 millimeter LEDs for non-technical pursuits.
Eight-LED array powered by three AA batteries.
Light weight, single-wall Epic shell, two-person freestanding tent.
Panel-loading single-compartment 3000 cubic-inch (50 L) internal frame backpack.