Chris on November 8th, 2009

Measuring the weight of your equipment, food, fuel, and clothes is an absolute necessity.  The more weight you need to move, the more energy it takes, and the more money it takes. Yes, I said money.  Airlines charge by weight.  If your baggage is over their limit, you will be paying by the kilo or […]

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Chris on September 3rd, 2009

Are you carrying all of your white gas in heavy aluminum fuel bottles?  You only need one fuel bottle to use with a pressurized fuel bottle stove like an MSR.  The rest of your fuel can be safely stored in plastic soft drink bottles.  In South America, I have purchased white gas from hardware stores […]

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