gear

  • Hey Guest, We've had to cancel our 2020 Summer BushMoot PLEASE LOOK HERE for more information.
  1. L

    What gear would you take with you thread and why.

    Hi all, I did a quick search to see if there was any threads like this but did not find any. I'll start off as this, My ruck sack is an amazon basics rucksack i think it is 65 litres and i plan to attach two 20 litre dry bags one on each side since i can attach the dry bags on this rucksack...
  2. RAPPLEBY2000

    2 Handy books for making your own outdoor equipment

    Hi Guys, I just read John Fennas post on his amazing shirt, which reminded me of 2 books I own (sorry I'm not selling) that might help some of you guys interested in learning how to design and make clothing. Both books are perfect for such projects though David Plattens is far better in my...
  3. Le Loup

    My Equipment List.

    Equipment List. · .62 cal/20 gauge flintlock fusil. 42 inch barrel. · .70 caliber smoothbore flintlock pistol. · Shot pouch and contents. · Leather drawstring pouch of .60 caliber ball (in knapsack). · Powder horn. · Butcher/Hunting knife. · Legging knife. ·...
  4. T

    heads up sorel thermoplus innerboots only one pound £!

    Heads up to folk in the north west uk the Columbia store at the Cheshire oaks outlet village/centre are having a closing down sale. looks genuine as stock is quite depleted but they are selling off kit with big discounts as this store is in an outlet village so already does discounted end of...
  5. theoctagon

    First Look - Mountain Equipment Xero MM Sleeping Bag

    For a while now I've been on the look out for a new lightweight sleeping bag for summer use. I really liked the look of the Rab top bag but these seem to be quite hard to come by and still command a premium second hand, the other bag I had my eye on was the PHD Minimus which I'd pretty much...
  6. ExHelot

    Condor Bushlore Knife

    Purchased through Amazon for $30.35 (USD) with free shipping. The pattern seems to be ubiquitous in ‘bush-craft’ knives made by other companies. I purchased this knife to replace a Helle ‘Symphoni’ which was a pretty darn good woods knife, but just not thick enough for my taste. My wife had been...
  7. Köld

    Modan, IS manufacturer of backpacks / rucksacks

    I would be interested in any information about the Israeli brand Modan that used to make real Bergen-style/expedition backpacks in I guess the 90's. There are a handful of reviews on trailspace on a number of models of theirs written more than ten years ago, and the only other review I know of...
  8. E

    Tent help!

    i'm looking for a lightweight 2 person tent that can stand up to the very worst that the welsh mountains can throw at it. it needs to be spacious enough for 2 tall teenagers with kit and yet be light enough to be carried over the mountains. anyone got any suggestions or experience with something...
  9. D

    No matter what i do i cant seem to cut down pack weight :(

    I know tthat there have been a lot of "what should I take" and "what kit to carry" threads on here, and I've honestly read them. However, it seems that no matter what i do, no matter what i leave home, My pack weight is far too heavy to be comfortable. To answer the first thing that most of...
  10. P

    Winter/Snow Camo

    Alright Guys, i know its very late to be talking about this because in Sunny GB its the summer. But i'm wanting to know if you guys have came across any good parkas/trousers suitable for winter wear preferably a winter snow pattern on it or just plain white. Ive saw the German Snow over suit...
  11. L

    Long distance biking (bicycle)

    Hello everyone, Since I like biking a lot as a cheap, healthy, sporty, environmentally friendly way of transportation and I have a girlfriend living about 400 km away, I'd like to get some gear to make travelling long distances a bit easier than with my mountain bike... Either by...