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    BRITISH MODULAR SLEEP SYSTEM - Side opening sleeping bag liner.

    I've just bought the British modular sleep system (MSS). Having had both my bags (Summer Vango Ultralite 900 circa 2001 and my Field and Trek Down bag circa 2001) out last year they were lacking and I was quite chilled on one occasion. The MSS is, as has been well documented, a copy of the...
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    F1 Fallkniven

    For those with a plain steel blade how does the Fallkniven logo look after a few years of use and sharpening?
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    Sold Osprey Levity 45 FOR SALE

    Maxpedition Colossus in Black. In excellent condition. Lots of organisation and as robust as hell. Sold I appreciate this is unlikely to be suited for Bushcraft but here is an Osprey Levity 45L sized L for sale. Designed for the ultralight camping market it uses cutting edge lightweight...
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    SIGG FUEL BOTTLE WASHER

    I still have a SIGG fuel bottle (petrol) but its looking like the washers are perishing. I remember they were different from the water bottles but I can’t seem to find any. Has anyone got any pointers?
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    DRAGONFLIES

    Oddly enough I was out walking in a new area this weekend and came across more dragonflies than I've ever seen in Scotland before. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-58462181
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    Lightweight Outdoors Jacket

    So there has been a few discussions about lightweight windproof jacket for the outdoors. My preference was for cotton and a plain colour but they came up as blank. I looked at the UK military smocks but I was keen for a higher cotton count. I then came across these...
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    Wanted KARRIMOR SF PREDATOR 45L

    Hi I’m after a Karrimor SF Predator 45L preferably in OG. I seem to need to re-learn why I got rid of my last one.
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    A REAL SHAME - SCOTTISH CRANNOG CENTRE

    Seems the crannog centre on Loch Tay is gone; https://www.thecourier.co.uk/fp/news/local/perth-kinross/2302834/huge-fire-at-scottish-crannog-centre/ https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-tayside-central-57452498...
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    WAXED CANVAS RUCKSACKS

    For all those out there with canvas packs I have a query on waxing a canvas rucksack. I came across a secondhand Reefknot Bushcrafter pack for a good price so indulged. I love the aesthetics of a natural fibre pack but couldn’t get totally comfortable with my last foray with a Swiss army pack...
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    New Knife not technically for my birthday but on my birthday.

    A new knife made for me by an old friend.
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    Sold British Army Virtus Daysack. Nearly New condition.

    I have for sale a rucksack; MTP Virtus 40L Daysack. Nearly new, modded to accept PLCE pockets and belt added. Will still accept Virtus zipped accessories. Great access with front and top opening. Three pockets in lid to help organisation one padded for glasses or electronics. Side openings...
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    PLCE POUCH SIDE ZIPS

    Hi, I'm looking for a pair of PLCE side pouch zips but my Google fu has failed. Any help please?
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    GERMAN ARMY MOUNTAIN RUCKSACK MODDED

    Guys a long time ago someone, with very good sewing skills modded one of the German army mountain rucksacks. They took the fixed pouches of the side and moved them to the front. They made a cracking job of it. Was discussing it on FB with someone but I couldn't find the thread.
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    Sold SABRE 45 Black, Nearly New

    I've developed a new interest and needless to say it's not cheap. Never the less these are reluctant sales for an excellent, solid and in very good order piece of kit. Sabre 45 black. New in Dec and used once, just found my Kifaru pack preferable. £80
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    KARRIMOR SF PEDATOR 45L

    Anyone with a Karrimor Predator 45L what the measurement from the bottom of the pack to the point where the shoulder straps join the pack?
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    CRAGHOPPERS KAGOULE

    Just seen this https://www.craghoppers.com/anderson-cagoule-woodland-green/
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    Aldi Merino Mid-layer

    Aldi merino mid-layer on sale online now.
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    Kydex sheath for WS Dartmoor knife

    I've just received the Kydex sheath for my Wilkonson Sword Dartmoor knife. I didn't like the WS one so asked a guy to make one for me along with a 'finger guard' for the saw blade on the back. This is the mark 2 Neil is experienced maker and he played about with the sheath for quite a...
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    Withdrawn KARRIMORSF SABRE 45

    Ahoy looking for a Sabre 45, cash or I'm likely to have some trades to interest you.
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    DREADHEAD

    Just seen DREADHEAD of this parish on tv with Susan Calman.