Re: I have a basket case???
- The ones on the Lekis also take a bit of pressure to get the threads to
engage - pull toward the tip if you're unscrewing; push toward the
handle if you're screwing them on. Once they engage, you're set.
On May 30, 2004, at 6:52 PM, Rick wrote:
> Hopefully not mortally wounded or blinded by doing what Shane suggests,
> you will be able to read this suggestion. My MSR carbons do have twist
> on, twist off baskets. Looking at the bottom of the basket, holding
> pole securely in one hand, I twist the basket counter-clockwise so the
> tab moves fully to the other end of the groove designed for it to slide
> in. Then I pull the basket toward me and it comes right off. As
> to Steve's suggestion, I hold on to the smallest diameter pole
> segment. If I lock all the pole segments, and turn the basket, it
> loosens the segment instead of turning the basket.