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  • REPOST-Katadyn Hiker-Troy Pelzel

    http://bit.ly/1I6pEed http://bit.ly/1I6pEed KATADYN HIKER WATER FILTER BY TROY S. PELZEL OR April 21, 2015 TESTER INFORMATION NAME: Troy S. Pelzel EMAIL:

    pelzel.troy 10 hours ago
  • Edit - Katadyn Hiker - Troy Pelzel

    Troy, Thanks for posting your OR in the Tests/OR folder. Your edits below are in standard BGT format: EDIT (all caps) – required change Edit (initial cap)

    richardglyon@att.net 1 day ago
  • Re: Edit/Approval - Backpacker & Hikers' Guide - Bob Dorenfeld

    As usual Richard, a sharp pencil and good suggestions. - I changed all titles back to Italic - left in that last quoted sentence because it help give the

    geartest7000 1 day ago
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