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revised Roping together on an icy path?
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Feb
5
comment What are some effective ways of removing stains from my bush knife?
A picture of the blade in question would help to focus answers to appropriate methods. Also, is the blade carbon on stainless steel?
Feb
5
reviewed Satisfactory Freezing fingers and toes
Feb
5
reviewed Satisfactory First crampon grade to buy
Feb
5
comment First crampon grade to buy
I recommend summarizing some of the points from the Andy Kirkpatrick article and including them here to make this more of a stand-alone answer.
Feb
5
reviewed Excellent Flashlight or headlamp for night hiking?
Feb
5
reviewed Satisfactory How to store a backpack while sleeping?
Feb
5
reviewed Needs Improvement What does it need to maintain clothes including membranes
Feb
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reviewed Satisfactory “Must Have” in a starter Trad Rack
Feb
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comment “Must Have” in a starter Trad Rack
What is a "Texas prusik system?" I was taught how to use a Purcell Prusik for a foot loop along with a short waist Prusik. How is this similar or different?
Feb
5
reviewed Satisfactory Warmth of two sleeping bags
Feb
5
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Feb
5
reviewed Needs Improvement What should I do with possible frostbite: Swollen feet after putting them in warm water
Feb
5
reviewed Satisfactory What exercises can you do before Scuba Diving to improve your air consumption?
Feb
5
comment Is it possible to check the safety of a used climbing rope?
Also related: outdoors.stackexchange.com/q/1533/133
Feb
5
comment Preventing cross-loading on belay carabiners
@Felix Thanks for pointing that out. I use an ATC and a DMM Oval for belay, but it's always good to know how to use other systems correctly if needed!
Feb
4
revised Can a Finger Pulley injury be predicted / anticipated?
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Feb
4
comment Is it possible to check the safety of a used climbing rope?
I decided to vote this as a duplicate. There is to me no clear the difference between "some optical inspector for integrity" and "a check that says something like ..." Sorry. :-/
Feb
4
revised Hot or cold shower better after exertion?
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Feb
4
revised Can a Finger Pulley injury be predicted / anticipated?
edited tags; edited tags