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New PDF release: A Backpacker's Guide to Making Every Ounce Count: Tips and

By Steven Lowe

A Backpacker's consultant to creating each Ounce Count was once written by way of an avid outdoorsman, for these drawn to realizing how a Gram Weenie thinks. when you are drawn to lightening your pack a couple of oz at a time, this publication covers that very topic. Steven Lowe discusses how he used to pack for a visit and the way he discovered from the so-called “experts.” After following their recommendation, he ended up with a really heavy pack and shortly discovered that there needed to be a lighter approach to backpack.

A Backpacker's advisor to creating each Ounce Count deals suggestions which could let you strategy your pack from a special standpoint, like slicing the tags out of your outfits and slicing your toothbrush in half--all within the identify of shaving a number of oz. of weight.

When making plans a visit, you must examine your equipment and ask questions like, “How many oz. am i able to shave from this item?” This e-book bargains a few principles on the best way to lighten a number of oz. from any pack, decrease the load in your sizeable 3, and assist you outline simply what kind of backpacker you are--a light-weight or an ultra-lightweight backpacker.

There are 16 oz in a pound. in the event you can shave 4 oz. from 4 components on your pack, you simply shaved one pound out of your pack. each ounce really does count.

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