Scouts-L Mail Archive for May of 1999: Re: water purification/filtering system---good backpack chair
Re: water purification/filtering system---good backpack chair
Mon, 3 May 1999 00:32:03 -0400
><snip Scout-L archives which discuss the best
> type of water purification/filtering systems for backpack. Would anyone have
> directions to this.
There were several related threads last fall from ~Oct 24 to ~Nov 5
regarding "Water Purifiers" "Giardia" and "Survival Straws". Does that
> Would anyone know of a good backpack chair.
I used to carry a 'Therma-Rest-R" kit that let's you convert a 3/4
length or full length, standard width thermarest into a chair of sorts -
at least it provides a backrest. It doesn't intefere with the
functioning of the pad for sleeping but it does add another pound to
I stopped carrying mine because of the weight and "hassle factor."