Tag: equipment-care

17 How to clean and refurbish a Victorinox Swiss Army Knife? 2017-05-16T21:16:45.197

14 Is it ok for my climbing shoes/chalk bag to get wet? 2017-04-26T07:29:45.207

13 Does skiing over things like sticks, leaves, roots and tree needles damage the skis? 2013-04-05T08:21:58.807

13 When should I use spray-on versus wash-in waterproofer for treating DWR garments? 2014-03-20T14:05:40.430

13 Should one store a tent loose for prolonged periods between uses to maximize its lifetime? 2017-04-20T04:30:47.497

10 How to care for a smelly (as in wet dog smell) down sleeping bag? 2015-05-07T20:21:50.843

9 How to use all the fuel in a bottle with a MSR Whisperlite Internationale? 2014-08-14T09:59:55.327

9 Cleaning the plastic residue of the inside of my old backpack 2015-07-28T16:48:05.347

9 Rain soaked leather jacket- how to repair? 2015-09-15T21:28:29.820

9 Relation of ski edge sharpening to skiing ability and snow conditions 2017-01-23T10:01:44.020

8 technical clothing and fabric softener 2012-05-20T19:39:43.820

8 What type of oil to use for axe heads 2014-02-03T14:26:49.997

8 Carrying crampons safely when not using them 2014-09-26T05:47:47.560

8 Will using kick-wax on my alpine touring skis ruin the bases? 2014-11-07T22:24:14.567

8 Does leaving a knot in a static cord damage the cord as it does with dynamic rope? 2016-06-29T17:18:39.643

7 Avoiding compression when packing synthetic sleeping bag 2012-06-26T18:53:23.750

7 What are some effective ways of removing stains from my bush knife? 2014-02-05T12:29:07.890

7 How long is an activated charcoal filter good for after initial use? 2014-06-16T03:09:19.480

7 Ice axe and crampon post winter cleaning/preparation 2015-03-09T09:10:28.040

7 How to prevent rubber on hiking boots from degrading? 2016-09-25T20:19:53.267

6 How do I store my sleeping bag for long periods? 2012-05-10T00:52:44.783

6 Footprint or no Footprint in a TNF Assault 2014-07-29T18:50:02.130

6 How much is a major load? 2014-08-29T09:15:48.970

6 Why is it unsafe to handle metallic equipment with bare hand at higher altitude? 2014-09-09T08:14:07.650

6 How to repair gore-tex boots split? 2014-09-14T17:39:30.047

6 How to fix a leak in Hydration pack? 2014-10-22T09:31:28.330

6 Should I grind the edge or the backbevel first when sharpening my knife? 2014-12-04T03:21:43.517

6 Does a tent need special after-trip care when camping on and near ocean beaches? 2015-03-29T01:47:23.760

6 How often to wash gore-tex? 2015-05-04T08:14:55.150

6 How to store a bow? 2015-06-11T05:43:57.137

6 Impregnation and waxing full leather shoes 2015-07-12T23:10:48.520

6 Which oil to "burn" (with a hot air gun) a rattan recurve 2015-11-26T06:54:54.473

6 Via ferrata equipment maintenance 2017-01-12T21:43:57.677

5 Reattaching waterproof rubber on GPS 2012-05-04T23:40:06.623

5 What pre/post season maintenance is recommended for a 2 cycle outboard motor? 2012-07-03T17:00:48.063

5 Is a tarp necessary if you have a tent with a rainfly and a footprint? 2014-04-07T13:16:32.907

5 How do I know when my snowboard edges need to be serviced? 2015-01-20T17:13:47.603

5 How to wax a bow string 2015-12-01T16:37:55.520

5 How to store a snowboard? 2015-12-02T05:52:44.563

5 Should wax for G-1000 be continuously applied? 2015-12-25T18:21:55.730

5 How to properly wash a snowboard/ski tech jacket? 2018-01-07T06:37:43.733

5 What type of glue is best to repair/resole cross country ski boots with plastic soles? 2018-02-09T13:58:15.247

4 Is it possible to check the safety of a used climbing rope? 2014-02-03T21:33:44.720

4 Tent Fly Coloured Reflective Tape 2014-08-05T14:37:51.880

4 Does moisture harm a skateboard? 2015-12-19T10:53:21.570

3 How to do maintenance for a trekking backpack? 2014-05-22T08:08:16.777

3 How to store a knife 2015-12-01T16:32:49.203

3 Get the bad smell out of sheep wool 2015-12-20T09:30:57.877

3 Using Gri Gri 2's Carabiner with Another Belay Device? 2016-09-09T20:32:51.293

1 How to replace an unknown propane lantern globe? 2018-02-11T00:07:13.323

0 Where is a good introduction to snow chain usage? 2016-02-22T06:15:35.177