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Cook kit up close
>>1505276>>1505281wow you never even used it/10
>>1505285True. First time out will be this year! IM EXCITED
>>1505294IM GLAD YOU ATRE
>>1505294Now go /out/ and do it, anon.
>>1505298Gotta wait for the snow to melt
what brand of knife and hatchet is that?
>>1505300if you were willing to buy all that stuff, you definitely dont have an excuse to wait for weather
>>1505300The snow would be the only reason you need that sleep pad.
>>1505276>all clean, new, and unusedwe LARP thread now
>>1505300>missing the best season>>1505338this anon is correct
>>1505276is that a zpacks quilt
>>1505399>>1505401Can you fuck back off to /a/ with your weeb bullshit, and maybe learn how to read posts rather than look through the images for the best Loli?
>>1505415anon be careful there you might cut your brand new sleeping pad on that edge
>>1505321I'm not in a warm climate my dude. I'd need snow shoes
>>1505455Wear the thickest shoes or boots you have and layer your socks. Or buy 2 pairs of thermal socks and change them in the morning. You can find them ~$5 a pair at Walmart.
>mfw OP goes out a total of once before realizing outdoors is not his thing and everything ends up unused in his closet look forward to buying your stuff on craigslist in a year OP
>>1505455that's just what i meant. if you have money for all that gear, there's not any reason you can't have a weather appropriate loadout either.
>>1505276>all that orangeFuck me, normie detected.
>>1505537> Trying to be elitist and failingSummer fag detected.
>>1505276A telescopic carbon fibre stick, a plastic spoon, horrible Chinese unrepairable hatchet, advertisement for some shitty tent. OP why?
>>1505537I actually went /out/ last weekend. You didn't. I don't give a shit if some owns rainbow colored gear.
>>1505564>last weekend>not every day
>>1505564Watch out, he's a weekend warrior
>>1505564Don't let these guys get to you. They're obviously sad lonely retards. Unfortunately trolling on 4chan is inevitable. It's best just to ignore people like this that try to make everyone as misserable as they are.
>OP is clearly new wants to start going out>posts his gear looking for encouragement to go on his first trip>/out/ just gangs up and bullies him for being a larping faggotwtf /out/ I thought this was supposed to be a nice board
>>1505579>be OP>see thisHey thanks
>>1505579>be a faggot>expecting 4channel to be a nice place>girlslaughing.png
>>1505579Being honest is being nice. OP didn't ask for a participation trophy, he asked for a rating and he deserved what came next. He might even have gotten a good lesson out of it, like don't go wasting your money on the cheapest gear because you'll end up spending it twice again.Being disingenuous on the other hand isn't nice, it's condescending, rude, pretentious and most of all, it does nobody any favours. Stop being such a consensual cunt, nobody likes it
>>1505589The blunt honesty is the one redeeming factor this place has, to be honest.
>>1505589Being honest, and purposely hateful because you're miserable and want everyone else to be miserable, are totally different. That said, I agree no one should expect 4chan retards to be nice, esspecially during the summer or at night, that's when the neets and summerfags come out.
>>1505591Just because you post from the US in the middle of the night, doesn't mean everyone is. Same goes for being miserable.
>>1505592I didn't think I would need to specify for retards, my bad.
>>1505276you use girl stuff. are You a girl?
did someone buy a color coded set. I think they did. ahhhhhh the orange my eyes!na I guess thats nice. go camping.
>>1505276Shelter: good to go.Water filtration: Get two platypus bags so you can set up a nice gravity bag setup with your Sawyer mini and if you add a charcoal filter like this guy did: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dnSdvxQgfB0It'll improve the taste and remove chemicals and pesticides in the water, something the sawyer won't do.Knoife: A bit on the small side, maybe a SAK will be ok for a few more tools, but I prefer a bigger knife.Cook kit: NOICE. Maybe add a small hobo stove that will nest with what you've got for backup/small campfire. Orange stuff: at least it'll be easy to find your stuff if you drop it.
>>1505602This. Wtf is wrong with OP not having used his new gear yet. The guy is just excited, whats with all the bitter fucks in this thread
>>1505687>>1505602>>1505579What if /out/ was excited to put him down and you're just putting this board down for being excited? Who's wack now??
>>1505583>be OP>clearly never gone out before>instead of actually going out and posting outdoors OC, decide to post on /out/ for validation>create new gear thread despite already existing gear loadout thread >>1485997>ask for people's honest rating>come up with bullshit excuses when people point out your gear is unused>wtf, why are people calling me a larping gearfagYou brought this on your self OP. If you don't want to be called a larping gearfag don't act like a larping gearfag.
>>1505699Hey maybe learn how to read before post?This...>>1505294Dudes trying, quit being a dick.
>>1505701Kek. This poor asshole.
>>1505564>I don't give a shit if some owns rainbow colored gear.Faggot
>>1505701That's just the thing, he ain't even trying and your righteous attitude isn't helping anyone. What's your point of sticking up for mister telescopic carbon twig and planed obsolescence hatchet exactly?
Guys leave op alone, will ya. It almost feels like some of you want our newfren to fail. He already explained he will go /out/ soon so I'm sure he will post photos and tell us about his experience then, give him a break.
>>1505701>Dudes trying, quit being a dick.when even the animefaggots on this board get outside it's clear that OP isn't really trying>>1505709if he was honest in the OP that he was new and looking for advice instead of making another "gear rate thread" we would've been a lot nicer
>>1505680dat man hands>trap?
>>1505699>create new gear threadcringe back to reddid fag
>>1505276What Knif is that
>>1505709>you want our newfren to failit looks to me like everyone wants him to actually go out and succeed. OP failed initially by larping and subsequent posts are corrective
>>1505276What is that spoon?I need to replace my MRE spoon and i don't have any mres anymore.
>57 posts in one day>on /out/>just to bully a newfag
>>1505832I think most of the posts were in response of the thread being derailed by complacent safe space advocates. Besides, tough love isn't bullying
>>1505832Better than 300 posts in one day to whiteknight for some /soc/ whore
>>1505824i have a couple of these. good design, but they are fundamentally a lightweight option. otherwise you can just as well take utensils from your drawer or even a restaurant.
>>1505860fuaarrrkkkwomen with milkers like that must be living life on turbo ez mode
>>1505860god I'm so fucking lonely and horny
>>1505473I love that youre giving out gear advice when you clearly dont even know what snowshoes are or why they are needed
>>1505860Those things must be so saggy and gross. Still though, I wouldn’t mind slapping them around a couple times if she is younger than 25 and they don’t touch the floor unsupported.
>>1505913Because they are useless.
>>1505929you are rude. millions of peoples use sporks.
>>1505276That is all excellent gear to begin /out/ with, OP. As you actually use it, you will learn its strengths and weaknesses first hand, and evolve your "need knowledge". What do you think is still missing from your initial kit? Do you have a pack for it? I would suggest perhaps taking a look at Osprey for that. Not only are they great packs, but they have a lifetime guarantee. Anyway, good job so far, OP, you've made some excellent choices for the process of experimenting, experiencing, and learning, and the mere fact that you're making it happen at all is very praise worthy. May your /out/ings be blessed.
>>1505652Def not planned but it happened. Oof. You're right. Hurts my eyes>>1505777Le Duck by Outdoor edge. Hey guys OP checking back inI got all this stuff because my first out. I got caught in a random hail storm on a mountain. Got lost. Got cold. Got wet. I only had a bottle of water and gym shorts and wet sneakers. I dont want to be in that situation again. So I got a compass and appropriate clothing....then I kinda went off my rocker. Might not be the best or approve gear but better than nothing.I'll be hiking the Mesa Verde in a few days. Thread with pics to follow!
>>1505989You mean to say you didn't even spend the night?!I'm glad you went out for a stroll, but you're gonna have to do more than that next time. Still, good on you ma man
>>1505816You can get them at Walmart for $1. They are plastic but will last a couple trips
>>1505869The guy said he was on a budget, and didn't want to spend much more. If you're going to buy snow shoes, you want to spend extra on a good pair. Try reading next time or troll better 0/10 here's your (you)
>>1505925Imagine being this guy. Sad.
>>1505860o mein gott
>>1506003R U 4 real?snowshoes are for walking on snow without sinking in too much, not keeping you warm for fucks sake>>1505455op try your hand at making pic rel if you're on a budget
>>1506005Indeed, and namefag to boot.
>>1505989>I got caught in a random hail storm on a mountain. Got lost. Got cold. Got wet. I only had a bottle of water and gym shorts and wet sneakers. I dont want to be in that situation again. So I got a compass and appropriate clothing....then I kinda went off my rocker.so this is how gearfags are born
>>1506019I was thinking more boots made for cold weather. What you're referring to is for very heavy snow fall. Judging from OPs posts, he's probably in USA, and the only state that you would need these in is Alaska, and OP is definitely not in Alaska because life there is basically being /out/ 24/7.
>>1506082Snowshoes are not shoes made for cold weather, they are shoes made for walking on snow. "Snowshoes: a flat device resembling a racket, which is attached to the sole of a boot and used for walking on snow". See? It even has a dictionary definition. Also, any state west of the Missipi and north of the Mason-Dixon line is going to require snowshoes for wintertime travel in certain areas. Most of the continental US gets heavy snow. For strike 3 I've attached an image of downtown Anchorage, which is in Alaska.
>>1505281Good choice on the cook kit anon! I have used that same pot for hundreds of miles, it's really great. I can fit my stove, gas canister, and lighter all inside the pot- and the bag it comes with works good as a pot scrubber. Also, the sawyer is REALLY handy. I started out with a pump, which broke after less than 50 uses, and made the switch to the squeeze- haven't looked back since. Sauce on the knife?
>>1506112And in other parts of the world where these are irrelevant, "snow shoes" has a different meaning, that's how English works.That's only if you work year around and keep them in your trunk "just in case". Otherwise you're wrong.I don't care what Anchorage looks like from airview, that's irrelevant to the conversation, most of the jobs there are still /out/ jobs.If you wanted to be a dick about stupid shit, why not reply to some /b/ post?
>>1506126>snowshoes doesn't mean snowshoesa-anon, you're embarassing yourself. Even the gearfaggot OP doesn't look this sad in comparison
>>1506116>bag it comes with works good as a pot scrubber.That's gold info.Knife is Le Duck
>>1505276Fire, water, shelter, looks good! Peak aesthetic too, with all that matching orange. I feel like you did a good job picking this gear, you don't deserve half the hate in this thread. You picked a handful of useful items and didn't go overboard on buying gear. So what if you didn't buy an "Official /out/ Endorsed" brand hatchet? You're not homesteading. First aid kit? Maybe a bottle or bladder so you can carry/store more potable water? Small flashlight? Have a good trip, looking forward to the thread!
>>1505476this picture is so fucking signalling it makes me cringe>look we wuz in tha naturethe most infuriating shit is it's not even an ad for some product. it's just hipsters posing for their genderfluid "photographer" friend
>>1506221What tipped you off? Was it the Converse all-stars, or the fact that everything in the picture looks too pristine to ever have been used?
>>1506223The white bread.
>>1506234Oh. Didn't even notice that due to the overwhelming amount of normie shit present.
>>1505939>>1505929>>1505913>>1505829>>1505824>millions of peoples use sporksMillions of people fell for a meme. I've had to use them when they came out (dad forced them upon us as kids). They suck terribly. They're too small to stir in a pot, the spoon is too wide and shallow, the serration on the fork side can't be used to cut anything except the corner of your lips. The fork itself is unpleasant to use due to that and it's pretty blunt, even those cheap tiny fries/chips picks work better.>>1505861All you need on a trip is a spoon and a good knife. If you need a fork, you're doing it wrong. Prepare the meal to be in bite-sized chunks and all you need is a spoon (or your fingers). Or go full retard and use your throwel as a spoon. Even more weight savings. If you're trying to go UL and be more simplistic/minimalistic, look into asian culture/cuisine. All you need to eat asian food are chopsticks and a spoon, everything is prepared bite-sized. Their eating culture is a lot more flexible, simplistic and cheap. I've used chopsticks on a few trips as well, but they came in handier in non-food situations, so I ditched the chopsticks as they weren't fulfilling their original purpose.
>>1506126IM being a dick? You were pestering OP about how he didn't have an excuse to wait for the weather to clear up when you clearly didn't even have an understanding of what it means to go /out/ in the snow to begin with. I will admit my response was a bit aggro but its a bit irritating when someone is wrong, and instead of just admitting they were mistaken, they continue to dig themselves deeper and deeper- especially when they are dishing out unsolicited advice to strangers on a cantonese tree-climbing forum.
>>1506153Good stuff. What region are you in? Also be careful with the BRS stove (I think thats what you pictured) I know plenty of people love it- but mine busted on first use.
>>1506451> Pestering> Unsolicited advice> No experience camping in the snowI think I'm arguing with an actual autistic person.Not all snow fall requires snow shoes. He did ask for advice ie making this post. Now you're just making shit up, because your autism doesn't allow you to be wrong. > Getting mad on a Cantonese tree climbing forumVerified weapons grade autismo.
>>1506451Is this >>1506390 (You)?
>>1506459>because your autism doesnt allow you to be wrong I am just one of 3 people telling you that you arent making any sense/are wrong. If this is how you act on an anonymous message board, I hate to think what its like arguing with you in real life.
I've been carrying Le Duck as a neck knife for like two years now, I enjoy the feeling of safety the latch gives me as I've lost a few outside of pocket point up knives in the past.
>>1505402Looks like an aegismax bag to me
>>1505276The thumbnail, in the catalog, looks like some sea life scene.
>>1506719the handle looks narrow like it is made for girls
>>1506221And yet they're still more /out/ than OP
>>1506811>And yet they're still more /out/ than OP
Just got a granite gear Crown2 for this season. Bretty comfy and no bs, no complaints/10.
>>1505415Fuck you he's right. You're a pussy larper fag.>>1505416Kek.
>>1505719Go, Timmy, mum just made you pudding.
>>1505476>fire without clearing the ground in case of a fall over.>complete lower leg tattoosFuck, there's so much wrong with this image it is as bad as those tech photoshoots.
>>1506953why is that man soldering LEDs to a CPU socketI guess at least he's holding the iron correctly
>>1505537Orange is goat, specially when used as a landyard.
>>1507073Bullshit. Anyone could spot you from a mile off with all that orange shit.
>>1507078Maybe that's the point, anon. Maybe I want to set up in a "secluded spot" but people higher up on the mountain looking down can spot my camp. I really hope they take out some binoculars and scan my camp site to make sure I am fine. As they scan it, they'll stumble upon me fapping over a raging fire.
>>1507078>go full camo during hunting season>get shotWhats the next step of your master plan
>>1507083Can't shoot something they don't even know is there.Also, hunters really need to be taught some proper fucking trigger discipline. Bunch of fucking Call of Duty kids.
>>1507084>Can't shoot something they don't even know is there.Yeah you can. If people think there is nothing to hurt in that direction, they're fucking around and just blasting shit off, it can happen.
>>1507084>Doesn't hunt with thermalsFucking casuals.
>>1507092>doesn't see the difference between a human and a four-legged animal
>>1507094>Doesn't know>Doesn't careHmmm
>>1507084>they won't shoot me because they can't see me>but they also need to be me careful not to shoot me because they can't see meWhat did he mean by this?
>>1505276Pic related is my loadout. It might look like a lot, and it is, but I always go with 2 or 3 people, so some of my gear is for group use. I'm also 6'3", so my tent/sleeping pad/bag are all the long versions, which are also heavier and bulkier.Lemme know if you wanna see inside any of my kits. Just took this photo, as I replaced all of my original walmart dry bags recently.
>>1507231Forgot to date myself with the original /out/ badge and sticker that some gracious anon sent 50 people for free. I believe that was back in 2014.
>>1507110That you don't shoot at something if you haven't identified both your target and what's behind it.Standard non-retard shooting safety.
>>1507511which is precisely why you should be wearing some orange on you during hunting season, dummy ;)
>>1507608OR, we should stop letting neurotic idiots run around the woods with rifles.
>>1506221Or maybe they're genuinely enjoying outside. Other people exist
>>1507231You sure love your dry bags anon
>>1507231I dig it, but your tiny first aid kit makes me uncomfortable
>>1508042Not that guy but I don't carry that much either.My first aid kit is just whatever tape I happen to have and anything absorbent I can cut to size and use as a bandage, wrap or sling and sticks to use a as splints. So usually just duct tape. Mandages are a thing.
>>1508061Failing that, I'll just rub some dirt on it.
>>1508042>>1508061Here's the contents:8 assorted band aids, small roll of gauze, mirror, eye drops, advil,Liquid skin, Chapstick,Neosporin,Benadryl, 4 exam glovesI was an emt for 5 years, and have been backpacking much logger. I've also Co hosted wilderness first aid classes. This kit mixed with other things from my pack like bandanas and duct tape can cover just about anything youre going to deal with. Anon who said sticks for splints or even crutches is right.Probably the most important part of my kit is the mirror and eye drops. If you get an eye wound, you're more screwed than anything non fatal. If you don't have a way to see your face, how can you treat it?
>>1505294It will be good.>>1505537My first knife was green handled, looked cool. Set it down and went to the bathroom, came back it's gone. Currently there's a squirrel armed with that knife somewhere out.
Where can I pick up some dry bags in various sizes that aren't fugly neon colors and don't have logos and pockets plastered all over them?
>>1508071well it's good you got the neosporin nigga.
>>1508071Makes me think about my medical kit.In my daily commute, I typically carry a proper IFAK with a tourniquet, chest seals, the whole nine yards. Doesn't take up that much space (in fact it's typically strapped to the side of my backpack), and it fits the threat model of commuting through society. It covers the worst-case scenario of a stabbing or shooting.But, not only is it inconvenient to move that over to my outdoors/hiking bag (i guess I could just build a second one, but whatever), it's also a bit bulky for that purpose since I have more gear to carry. Now, thinking about it, I suppose I don't really need much trauma equipment. After all a tourniquet for example isn't going to do much good out in the woods where no one is coming to save you. And, barring some ridiculous scenario where you fall off a ledge onto a very sharp stick, I can't really think of a scenario where I'd require trauma equipment. Maybe a mistake with some tools? But if you're practicing proper safety that shouldnt be a problem? Maybe a hunting accident? But I suppose if I were out hunting I would have a different loadout anyway.Thoughts?
>>1506234>>1506241I would take White bread hiking if that's all I could buy at the local convenience store, desu. Packaged White bread is some of the cheapest food you can buy, unless it's some faggy organic shit.
>>1509022I used to lug around a big, fairly well equipped medical kit. I had israeli bandages, tourniquets, and even fucking morphine in there.However, shit tends to get heavy over time, so I took a look at the most common /ou/ injuries and built my medical kit around that instead.As the most common /ou/ injuries include burns, cuts, bites and stings, I only carry some large band-aids, one israeli bandage, one smaller bandage, steri-strips and a small container of this creamy shit I can't remember the name of, which works well for any skin ailment you may have.
>>1509046/out/*. The T on my keyboard appears to be retarded.
>>1509022I had the exact same school of thought.I used to bring my trauma kit with me, which now lives in my gun bag, where it belongs.I just spent the extra $20 to make my smaller, camping kit, with only the essentials.After 7 years backpacking miles from help, I've only ever used the advil. I'm not one to use a band aid in my daily life, and it's no different for me in the woods.Pic related is my trauma kit. Apologies for just dumping it. As you can see, it's very much overkill for a backpacking trip.
>>1508958Snugpak has some good colors at a decent price, but they have the logo on them at the bottom, so you'll always see it.There's 5 of them in this picture, the three at the top/middle, and the 2 right below them>>1507231Otherwise, search for dry bags on Amazon, look for your colors, read reviews, and get out in nature!
>>1509091Maybe I'm crazy but I only carry a tiny travel bottle with some iodine. The assumption is basically that the only thing I can try to treat on the spot is the potential for infection. But maybe even that's not needed... pine pitch would work if I wanted to go full bear grylls.
>>1508071You ever carry superglue or would it even be useful for anything more than superficial cuts?About the eyes, besides using water to flush out debris and bandage IDK that there's much more I could do for myself without a mirror, though I have one on my compass, though anything more involved than that is beyond my skill level. I'd just try to do what I can without making it worse.
>>1509201I Cary liquid skin, which is superglue with anti-bacterial properties, and it also doesnt sting like hell on a cut.The cornea is the fastest healing tissue in the entire body, so there's not much you do for an eye injury other than keep it flushed, and rest.If you somehow end up with an empaled eye, the usual treatment is to leave the object in place, secure it with a headwrap, and cover the good eye as well. As you move your non injured eye to look around, you're going to move your I jured eye as a reaction even if you don't try to. This can cause further Injury to the impaled eye.I'm that scenario, I might just try and remove the object, and self extract if I was in the woods, and drive myself to the hospital. Rescue isn't glamorous and will likely consist of poorly trained volunteers who just walk with you out of the woods.
>>1509091I always keep a pretty stocked med kit. Nothing for GSWs but for treating sprains, punctures etc. Came in handy once when on the first day of a 3 day hike in the middle of Nevada I impaled my leg on a baby joshua tree.
>>1505860mommy give me milkies
Tent actually pretty dope I have the minipeak from them
Here's the shit I've hiked a lot of miles with.
>>1505586Superior /out/ versionAlligatorsLaughing.jpeg
>>1512119Kek. That's gold.
>>1512117>I've hikedyou did wat
>>1509022I think im the opposite. my day to day kit is very minimal and simple, but I have a pretty large one that I take camping. I camp solo and do caving/canyoneering though so it makes sense for me to have a bigger than normal pack.I have used the superglue trick many of times and I like it better than stiches. The trick is to pinch the skin together and glue at the skin on the very edges of the cut, and never IN the cut.
>>1512151Cont.The only problem I had with superglue is that it tends to leave a gnarly scar. Pic related is when I was out on a week trip and cut my bicep during a climb. One of my Prusik cords snapped and the rope whipped out hard and left a pretty deep gash. I was lucky it didn’t hit the brachial artery or any major tendons so I patched it up and continued my trip.
>>1512155Yeah but gnarly scars are cool, certainly if you got it doing something like hiking
>>1512146>I've hiked>I have hiked>I will hike in the mountains>I hike in the mountains>I have hiked in the mountainsDon't worry anon, English is a tough language.
>>1505571Some people have jobs
>>1512175Jobs are for fags.
come at me
>>1512155anon why do you shave your arms?
>>1512384>camp shoesyou fucking casual
>>1512475Dem chicken legs, kek.
>>1512475Way to look like a fucking traffic cone.
>>1512384>ultralight gear>fat fingerswhat did he mean by this?
>>1512575The fuck's your point?
>>1512576Seems like a contradiction to me.
>>1512595Someone has to carry a 40kg backpack just because they're fat?
>>1512597No, they have to lose weight.
>>1512618They have to lose weight so they can use ultralight equipment, which is EXACTLY what they're doing when they're using said ultralight equipment?
>>1512627This...Like.. I get that anon was trying to make an edgy fat joke... but, it’s coming off as really dumb logically. Oh well at least they tried
>>1512627You pack light for performance, if you're a fat fuck hiking 5 miles then it makes no fucking sense whatsoever to be concerned with weight.
>>1512633>fat jokes are now considered edgyThe absolute state of /out/
>>1512635Are you listening to yourself?A heavy backpack will have the same effect on a fatass, as it will on a skinny person. If anything, fat people should be more concerned with the weight of their equipment because of their extra body weight.
>>1512640Carrying a heavier pack requires more effort therefore helping fatsos to lose weight faster.
>>1512643They'll also get exhausted way faster, which really serves no purpose when /out/.
>>1512646Maybe you're right.
>>1512638Welcome to 4channel
>>1512635What...?People ultra light to have a light and mobile pack. Your body has nothing to do with the pack.
>>1506005Hard for me to empathize with a nigger. Used to think I could, then I grew up and lived around them.
>>1512427I don’t shave my arms
>>1512683You either shave your arms, or you're eight.
>>1512697Or there’s that wacky third option.What does it even matter if I did?
>>1512705You're a grill?
>>1512708 The secret is outHave a doge. He a good boy
>>1512714Disgusting. Get the fuck out of here.
>>1512575>>1512597>>1512618>mfw when my bait for /out/ larpers starts a conversation about how fat my fingers areoh well at least i have hair on my arms
>>1512155>with superglueThat might of been all fine and shit back in the day, but today's superglue is no longer what it use to b, not involve more harsher chemicals. Enjoy the blood clot :(
>>1512721Not the same poster lol my fingers aren’t fat
>>1512736Really? My cut wasn’t all that long ago. And I did it on the wound not in it. Might need to find a different way to mandage it up
>>1505571How is this even an insult? Wtf is a man supposed to do, not work?
>>1512825Yes. Working is for slaves.
>>1512830What about having/running your own company?
>>1512848Still slavery, because our society is constructed in a way that forces everyone to work.
>>1512854Literally any society requires people to work, anon. It's a prerequisite to civilization.
>>1505294Sounds like fun.Make sure you pass the consumer stage and get your equipment worn in and seasoned, then you find out what you really like in the great outdoors after you stop worrying about gear.That looks functional and simple, it's fun to try to do different things with minimal tools, so don't buy too many too fast.Welcome.
>>1506953What are you talking about I find that dry pine needles make the best stovetop. The pan wobbling around and slipping to the side tends to scramble eggs to a consistency not achievable with plug-in appliances.You should also spatter grease all over all of your gear plus your bare thighs, keeps the mosquitoes away.
>>1512475Is that a concentration camp survivor?
>>1512870Yeah. I know. Civilization can't exist without slavery. What we have now is just a cheaper version of slavery.
Question: Ozark Trail or Coleman for a cheap one man tent? Hammocks are not an option.
>>1505589Good post. Saved for pasta/10
>>1506221>getting triggered by a stock image
>>1505276Did op ever end up going outside or is he still polishing his gear at home like the rest of the people here?