Scouts-L Mail Archive for October of 1998: Re: Low Budget Camping (was $500 in gear? ...)
Re: Low Budget Camping (was $500 in gear? ...)
Mon, 28 Sep 1998 12:45:34 -0400
<Marc said>...how about starting a new thread on how to save money by making
our own gear...</Marc>
Tent: <pick your favorite>-Mart sells cheap tarps which can easily be
turned into a decent shelter. As the tarp wears and starts to leak it can
still be used as a ground cloth and replacing it won't cost more than the
Foam Pad II: carpet padding.
Foam Pad III: natural ground litter (you don't have to pack it in, and you
don't have to pack it out!)
A. J. Mako, firstname.lastname@example.org , Scoutmaster Troop 381
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