[pct-l] why not just upgrade from the BV450 to the BV500??
hikerfedex at gmail.com
Sat Jan 31 20:05:49 CST 2009
Why not upgade from the BV450 to the BV500? ("and stop stressing")
2lbs 1 oz BV450 8.7"Long2lbs 9 oz BV500 12.7"Long
2lbs 12oz Garcia 12"Long
Do you have any idea how hard I look to save 8 oz collectively? - let alone
for a single (larger) item which will not fit inside my pack. ( I could of
course carry a different pack for that leg)
If I need or want a heavier item (for fun or enjoyment - like may camera)
I'm ok with extra weight.
But I don't believe I am stressing over it; I think of it as a challenge I
If I can find a way that works for me, sometimes at a compromise, hay, I
enjoy lighter hiking!
But as always, to each his own.
(That's what I like about hikers I meet - many different perspectives on
life and on hiking - and we all enjoy it differently!)
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