Re: EDIT: Flej Solo Cup Field Report - Peter Spiller
- Changes were made, and the report uploaded. Thanks Pam and Coy for
the encouraging words.
--- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "pamwyant" <pamwyant@...>
> Hi Peter
> Nice report. It's sometimes very hard to think of what to write
> about a simple item, but you've come up with some good information.
> Just a few edits and a comment. Upload when you've addressed them.
> Twin Lakes- Mammoth Lakes, CA -5 days July 2008
> Elevation: 8202 ft (2499 m)
> High Temperature: 83.0 C (28.3 C)
> Low Temperature: 44 F (6.7 C)
> ### EDIT: I think you mean 83 F instead of C. Also, remove the .0
> after 83 to be consistent with your other F temperatures.
> During one extended trip in June and July, I used the cup daily for 14
> day without having the opportunity to disassemble the components of
> the cup and thoroughly clean them.
> ### EDIT: for 14 *days*
> I did find that using the mixing feature while brewing tea speeds up
> significantly by forcing the water through the teabag.
> ### EDIT: speeds up *the* process
> (Comment: Clever use!)
> There is one small knick in the sleeve; probably as a result of the
> many times
> I have tightly packed the cup in various backpacks and daypacks.
> ### EDIT: Spelling of *nick*
> lid has a few minor scratches. At this point all of the wear is
> Upon reflecting on my use of the cup as a camping and backpacking cup
> I have accepted that this cup
> was never intended as for everyday use, and the volume and shape are
> designed for the size constraints imposed when backpacking.
> ### Comment: I think it would read better if you took the `as' out
> before `for everyday use'.
> The plastic smell and taste initially encountered when the cup was
> new has completely disappeared, and at this point I cannot detect any
> taste or smell coming from the plastic components of the cup.
> ### EDIT: when the cup was new *have* completely disappeared
> I has come through 15 days in the field with what I deem an acceptable
> amount of wear and tear; all of which is cosmetic and does not
> adversely affect the performance of the cup.
> ### *It* has come through