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Re: [John Muir Trail] powdered drink storage

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  • paul ahonen
    I go to the dollar store and but the assorted zip bags or you could go to a hobby place that would different size bags.  Then you could put a servining in
    Message 1 of 8 , Sep 13, 2008
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      I go to the dollar store and but the assorted zip bags or you could go to a hobby place that would different size bags.  Then you could put a servining in each little baggie and be done with it.  no need to re seal and reseal

      --- On Sat, 9/13/08, Jesse Glover <hellbillylarry@...> wrote:

      From: Jesse Glover <hellbillylarry@...>
      Subject: Re: [John Muir Trail] powdered drink storage
      To: johnmuirtrail@yahoogroups.com
      Date: Saturday, September 13, 2008, 12:23 PM






      Hi new here but how about a non zipper sandwich baggie with a twist tie and put that inside your ziplock.

      --- On Fri, 9/12/08, Thomas R. Conroy <trconroy@earthlink. net> wrote:

      > From: Thomas R. Conroy <trconroy@earthlink. net>
      > Subject: Re: [John Muir Trail] powdered drink storage
      > To: johnmuirtrail@ yahoogroups. com
      > Date: Friday, September 12, 2008, 2:56 PM
      > Many thanks, Sim.
      >
      > Thomas R. Conroy
      > trconroy@earthlink. net
      >
      >
      >
      > On Sep 12, 2008, at 11:47 AM, sim ong wrote:
      >
      > > Hi, Try carrying individually wrapped powered drinks.
      > I had the
      > > same problem with my Tang and powered milk. One
      > solutions that I
      > > can come up with, an idea for my next trip, is to
      > carry a few rubber
      > > bands. Use rubber bands when the zipper failed.
      > >
      > > --- On Fri, 9/12/08, trconroy1446
      > <trconroy@earthlink. net> wrote:
      > >
      > > From: trconroy1446 <trconroy@earthlink. net>
      > > Subject: [John Muir Trail] powdered drink storage
      > > To: johnmuirtrail@ yahoogroups. com
      > > Date: Friday, September 12, 2008, 11:14 AM
      > >
      > > When carrying powdered drinks [spiced cider, cocoa,
      > powdered milk,
      > > etc.] in a Zip-Loc or
      > > other zip-style bags, we always run into the same
      > problem after a
      > > few days: the "zip" won't
      > > securely close due to the powdered drink mix getting
      > into the seam.
      > > Double-bagging is a
      > > help but a pain.
      > >
      > > Are there any screw-close bags that might solve this
      > problem -- like
      > > a lighter version of a
      > > 0.5L Platypus? What do others do about this [besides
      > "grin & bear
      > > it"]?
      > >
      > > Thank you!
      > >
      > > TR
      > >
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      > >
      > >
      > >
      >
      >
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