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By Steven Lowe

A Backpacker's advisor to creating each Ounce Count was once written by means of an avid outdoorsman, for these attracted to understanding 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 suggestion, he ended up with a really heavy pack and shortly learned that there needed to be a lighter option to backpack.

A Backpacker's consultant to creating each Ounce Count deals assistance that could let you procedure your pack from a special perspective, like slicing the tags out of your outfits and slicing your toothbrush in half--all within the identify of shaving a couple of oz. of weight.

When making plans a visit, you want to examine your apparatus and ask questions like, “How many oz. am i able to shave from this item?” This publication bargains a few principles on how one can lighten a couple of oz. from any pack, lessen the load in your substantial 3, and assist you outline simply what form of backpacker you are--a light-weight or an ultra-lightweight backpacker.

There are 16 oz. in a pound. if you happen to can shave 4 oz from 4 parts on your pack, you simply shaved one pound out of your pack. each ounce really does count.

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