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Re: Camping Gear Specials

Postby il padrone » Sat Aug 03, 2013 7:57 pm

Yep, rriiight :|

I slept on something like that back in 1977-81. Not going to repeat it nowadays.
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Re: Camping Gear Specials

Postby }SkOrPn--7 » Sat Aug 03, 2013 9:57 pm

Wingnut wrote:Hmm...can't imagine mine going flat? :wink:

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That gave be a great belly laugh thanks. Be a great item to puncture proof these modern blow up mats but you can't beat a kevlar footprint.

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Re: Camping Gear Specials

Postby Wingnut » Sat Aug 03, 2013 9:57 pm

Lol, yeah I'm just as happy sleeping on the floor as a bed...
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Re: Camping Gear Specials

Postby maxknott » Tue Sep 17, 2013 6:45 pm

not sure of relevance, but aldi has a folding bike on sale for $139.starting this saturday..;.
https://www.aldi.com.au/en/special-buys/saturday-21-september-2013/saturday-detail-wk38/ps/p/foldable-bike/
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Re: Camping Gear Specials

Postby rifraf » Wed Nov 20, 2013 12:27 pm

Wild Earth has a 24hr special on.

Of particular possible interest to forum readers is their range of Wilderness Equipment tarps which are well under RRP.

http://www.wildearth.com.au/buy/wildern ... eohsilmeuc

Happy Spinning

Edit:
Sorry everyone - just realised this sale ends at midnight tonight and probably Eastern Standard time.
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Re: Camping Gear Specials

Postby Tim » Wed Nov 20, 2013 1:13 pm

Thank you very much rifraf.
Just saved over $140.00 on a Sea to Summit Trek 3 down sleeping bag.
I had been watching the Wild Earth sight for a couple of weeks and was on the verge of purchasing at an already good price. The further discount decided it for me. If not for your reminder I'd have probably forgotten about it.
Thanks again. :)
I'm taking off on a two week tour next Wednesday and with a bit of luck the new bag might arrive in time. Otherwise I make do with the smelly old synthetic job I've had for a while.
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Re: Camping Gear Specials

Postby rifraf » Wed Nov 20, 2013 1:23 pm

I picked up one of those tarps at an earlier sale to promote a new store opening.
Its basically $100 off RRP making their "light" tarp the same price as their standard one.

I managed to score a Petzl usb battery cheap as chips from one of their ebay sales a while ago so they are a company worth watching.
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Re: Camping Gear Specials

Postby rifraf » Wed Dec 11, 2013 4:43 pm

Macpac has some specials on currently including the Sundowner XP down jacket for $179.95 which I happen to think is a steal.

Happy Spinning :)
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