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Ursack- Off again!

Postby Jack Straw » Thu Mar 15, 2007 8:36 am

Looks like the Ursack has been shot down again, for at least a year anyway. Here's a quote from there site.

"Despite the fact that the S29 tested well and has a perfect record, SIBBG wants to test it again in Yosemite in 2007, and will not approve it for use anywhere until it passes that test."

You can read the whole report here- http://www.ursack.com/ursack-update.htm
If the thunder don't get you then the lightning will!

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Postby rightstar76 » Sat Mar 17, 2007 8:28 am

I'm in tears. I was hoping to recycle my bear cannister after what it did to my back last year. How envious I was when I ran into two people using it. My wife and I were slogging up a trail and these two people just strode on past us. I asked them what they were using to store their food and they said the Ursack. I said to my wife that is what we would use next year. Oh well. Sigh.
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