I've taken my normal wind shell and upgraded it with a new Fabric. Agron Cs90. This fabric weighs in at .9oz vs. regular ripstop 1.1oz. Even better than that it has a double ripstop grid and high end calendering to help block the wind. This Wind shell has an amazing feel, Its extremely soft and you don't even know its on. And of course its lighter! -.9oz sqyd Argon Double Ripstop Nylon -#3 Ultralight ykk seperating zipper -Elastic cuffs -Adjustable waist 1/16 shock Cord and micro cord lock -2-way adjustable hood (Brim and face) Weight: 3.05 oz for size large
Do you need a super durable pair of rain pants? doing trail work and your a lightweight backpacker. These are for you!!
Made with 3-layer eVent with adjustable waist and ankle cuffs. The fabric comes in dark drey and moss green. With care this will last a lifetime. Packs down to the side of a soda can.
-Comes with matching stuff sack.
- TAPED SEAMS INCLUDED IN PRICE
- Weight is 7oz for a medium without ankle zippers
This shell is by far my most durable. Made with 3-layer eVent fabric containing superior breathability, this shell gives guys with the most demanding environments one great peace of gear. Durable doesn't have to mean heavy, you can still pack this down to softball size and not have a brick in your pack. Comes standard with taped seams, 2-way adjustable hood (face &brim), elastic cuffs and the lightest weight #3 ykk uretek waterproof zipper available.
Weight: 8.5oz for a Medium with Pit-zips and taped seams
NEW!! Reinforced hood brim
Comes complete with matching stuff sack
Full length zipper is standard, the 1/4 zip picture is just a custom project that was done for a customer (Email me for questions)
This is an accessory pouch that attaches to your shoulder strap. Perfect for a cell phone, keys and just those extra things that need a pocket when you leave the car. Made from Ultralight 140D dyneema fabric and powermesh front pocket. Weight- .5oz
Need some pants that are so light they dont even feel like there on? Well you got it. These are great for warm summer days. Introducing my first wind pant- At 1.6oz (without ankle zips) for my regular size. Made from Extremely high quality double rip-stop fabric Argon Fabric. The leg bottoms have the ability to cinch them down with 1/16 shock cord and cord lock. The waist uses the same. These pants have everything you need and nothing you don't. Pockets optional
These stuff sacks have a draw cord on either end. The hammock would then pull out of each end. It stays on the line so not to get lost. Made from extremely light .51oz cuben fiber with a main bonded seam and sewn draw cord channels. Using cuben fiber stuff sacks is a great way to loose some extra pack weight.
-New size is 10 x 20 large enough to hold most hammocks and some extra stuff
This new hood design is baffled (Not sewn through) made with Ultralight 10d fabric and 1 oz of 800fill WR-down. Draw cord around the face and a custom cut fit around the shoulders to keep all the heat in. This is sure to keep you warm in the cold!
- Simple Pullover design
**Now with Hyper-Dry Water-Resistant 800FP Goose Down
**Now with Argon 10denier Ripstop Fabric.
NOTE: Current color is a black outer and copper inner.
Its cool, Its tough and it safely stores your food! This isn't your basic food sack. Made from 2.92oz Hybrid Cuben material. Which is a blend of 1.43oz cuben fiber and a 50denier nylon shell giving those critters a heck of a time getting your food. The top works just like a roll top dry sack with a 1/2in side release buckle closure. This is designed for about 3 days worth of food for 1 person.These come in either black or grey depending on stock. Determined by LUL.
Each set is entirely hand-made, seam taped and ready to go. Made from .75oz sq yd Cuben fiber for durability. Amazingly light at under 1 oz (.8oz to be exact) The wrist area has an Ultralight 3/8 side release buckle with firm grossgrain to tighten down. The over-mitt can also be cinched down to prevent snow from getting in. This area uses 1/16 shock cord and reinforced grommet. During construction the entire glove is seam taped to be completely waterproof. These come in black or white depending on stock. This is determined by lukesultralite. Weight is .8oz Size Large by default, if you need an XL Please indicate in the note section upon checkout.
Use this to hold everything you want right above your head at night. Phone,keys and your headlamp. These are made from .75oz Cuben Fiber. Three individually sewn pockets . Comes with mitten clips to attach to the ridgeline. I found the best way to attach this to your ridgeline is to make 2 prussic loops and clip each outside mitten clip to them. This provides tension and keeps the organizer in place. (See Picture)
Ah yes, another beanie to add to my collection. So here's the details. 1 layer of DWR- coated Polartec Windblock fleece makes up the outer layer. Next is a thermal regulating membrane to keep the heat in. Last is a highly breathable ACT mesh that wicks sweat and makes contact with the skin. WOW! we made it through all that. If you didn't understand here's a summary. This is a water-resistant thermal regulating- wicking beanie. HA. There DONE. Color: Ash-outer, Black mesh-inner
Why carry a heavy leather wallet while hiking? When you can have one that's just as durable , and weighs .2oz. All you really need in there is a credit card, ID and some cash. That's what it holds. Current color is black. standard wallet fold.
Keep your little champions head warm this winter with my DWR Fleece beanie. This provides good protection from light snow and rain while maintaining warmth even when wet. Measure around the top of there head and put that in the note section on checkout.
A great addition to your down vest. They have Elastic cuffs and the top has a channel with 1/16 shock cord and cord lock. To keep them up there is a larger peace of shock cord with line lock running from one sleeve to the other. Both of the sleeves combined hold about 1oz of down.
Weight using 7D fabric was 2.35oz.
(One Size) contact me if you have gorilla arms.
**Now with Hyper-Dry Water-Resistant 800FP Goose Down
**Now with Argon 10denier Ripstop Fabric Also use them as a pillow or leg warmers
My Ultralight vest is second to none. Using high quailty 10D Fabric its almost 1 oz lighter than any Large production vest and carefully handmade one by one. Each baffle is weighed and stuffed individually for supreme warmth and loft.This is one of those items you don’t mind bringing along with you. Simply because it doesn’t weigh anything. At only 4.2oz this is sure to keep you warm on those brisk fall evenings. Down Filled collar and 1/16 shock cord adjustable waist to prevent drafts Pictured using a Superlight Argon 10denier fabric outer shell in black and argon grey interior shell .
Comes with sil-nylon stuff sack.
**Now with Hyper-Dry Water-Resistant 800FP Goose Down (2oz per. Vest)
**Now with Argon 10denier Ripstop Fabric
NOTE: Current color is black exterior and copper inner (I personally love the copper color) The last picture shows the interior copper color. 1/4in zipper pullover option is available for an additional price.
Lukesultralite base-layers. When i first got my hands on this fabric i couldn't wait to make a pair for myself. Its soft, comfortable and wicks better than most base layers i've tried. Why choose them? well, there lighter, USA Made and i use better fabric. This is to be considered a light insulator. 2-way stretch athletic fit- Pullover Crew Neck. These are perfect to go under my rain-gear and my down apparel.
Fabric choice 1:
100% Recycled polyester/ ECO wicking
Long Sleeve top Price: $47.00
I took this away for awhile due to fabric availibity but its back!
This current run of G***-T** (P**-Lite) has a waterproof rating of 5000mm which is plenty for any rainstorm. The jacket cuffs are elastic (adjustable optional). The hood has a stuffened brim and 2 different adjustments. Face cinch and brim movement back and forward. We use the highest quality #3 ykk Uretek zipper available. The waist is also adjustable using 1/16 shock cord and mini cord locks.
-Taped seams included
-Weight for an XL with pit-zips is 7.2 oz
Currently the only color available is called burnt orange- Ill get some more pics up soon, this pic doesnt do the color any justice it's actually a really nice shade. Not bright at all, more of a matte finish. This is just to give you an idea of the color mainly.
This started as a custom project for a customer and i diecided to add it to my lineup. These gaitors are made from Pertex Shield fabric. This adds the perfect balance of durability and weight (Rain shell coming soon).
-Full length velcro opening-
-Top channel with 1/16 shock cord and Anchored cord lock
-3/4in Elasticized Gaitor lace clip
-1/8in Replacable shock cord Under shoe attachment Running through beastie-D-ring (Extra set included)
-Bottom channel is Elasticized as well to make a good seal around your boot or shoe
-Weight 2.1oz pair
*As with all my products these are fully customizable*
This is an essential item to my winter kit. Its amazing how much these help in keeping you warm. Made from the same material as my DWR/Thermal beanie. This specialized fleece is windproof with a DWR and also has a thermal regulating membrane. This aids in retaining and regulating body heat. Channel at the top uses 1/16th shock cord and anchored cord lock to keep it in place.
This is a front pouch used to expand your overall pack space and make easy access to gear you use frequently. Its has adjustable mitten clip attachment points for securing to your shoulder straps. Also included is an adjustable waist strap to use as a day pack. It can be carried around your waist or even over the shoulder. Made from 140d dyneema fabric. Comes standard with a #3 YKK waterproof zipper.
-10 x 7.5 x 2 Deep
These are matching sleeves to my WPB down vest. The outer fabric consists of a superlight WPB Pertex fabric and a high quality super soft 10denier inner fabric. Combined they hold 1-oz of down.
1-oz of 800FP Hyper-Dry water-resistant down
NOTE: These are not the matching set for my down vest. Please choose the down sleeves. (There is a difference)
This may seem like another adverage wind shell, but its far from. This ripstop is a 1.5oz for extra durability, USA made and has some of the best finishes i've seen. The hot roll calandering is unlike others sealing all fibers providing excellent wind protection. This fabric also sports an extremely good DWR finish letting the water roll right off while maintaining good breathability. This shell has a dual adjustment hood, adjustable waist and elastic cuffs.
NOTE: One picture shows just a collar on the jacket. You will recieve one with a hood, this customer just wanted a collar.
This is a unique dual purpose item, not only is it a custom sized pack liner for your pack but its a light-duty backpack as well. The purpose of this is to have a light day pack to use when your main is not needed. The body is made from thick 1.5oz cuben fiber with a roll top closure while the straps use a combination of 3D Mesh (for padding) and Cuben Fiber. Weight is 3.5oz 17 x 32
Often times I've needed rain gear to cover my pack and me while hiking. A poncho does just that but i needed a cooler one and of course lighter. This is it. Made of pertex or silnylon fabric. Full Featured hood and 4 d-rings along the bottom side. With the included shock cord and mitten clips you can keep it from flying all over the place in high winds. A longer peace of shock cord included for use with a pack on. The poncho is oversized and hangs down to your ankles to keep the water off your pants. The pertex poncho comes with taped seams. Stuff sack included.
Size- 58 x 82
Pertex weight- with taped seams 5.2 oz
These are a direct match for the Pertex rain shell. Made from the same material and color.
- Adjustable waist (1/16 shock cord and mini cord lock)
- Adjustable leg cuffs (1/16 shock cord and mini cord lock)
- Packs to the size of a tennis ball
- Room to wear hiking pants underneath
- Ankle zippers for boots and large shoes (optional)
- Taped seams (optional)
- Extremly lightweight 2.8oz without taping or ankle zips
This is currently the lightest Waterproof-Breathable jacket i offer made from Extremely high quality pertex endurance fabric. Pertex Endurance technology incorporates an ultra-thin air permeable coating that is both highly breathable, water-proof and wind resistant. This layer protects the insulation material from the elements to maintain loft and retain warmth. Tech specs: Waterproof 1,000mm, Breathability (MVTR) – 7,000g.
- 2-way adjustable hood
- elastic cuffs
- Full length waterproof lightweight ykk main zipper
- shock cord and mini cord lock adjustment around the bottom skirt
- Pit-zips #3 ykk WP 10in (optional)
- Taped Seams, Cuben fiber seam taping making the seam extremly strong and sealed. (optional)
- Weight 3.5oz (Without pit-zips or seam taping) about 4.6oz with both options. size: L
- Color is a Dark charcoal Grey
NOTES: This jacket is recommended for guys where weight is the highest priority. No it is not as waterproof as my other jackets , but yes it is waterproof. Not recommended for extremely wet environments.
These are a great combination of durability and small packing size. Comes with Taped seams, elasticized waist and adjustable ankle cuffs. Throw them on over your hiking pants and your ready for the storm. These are a direct match for the pertex shield jacket.
Add you pants size in the note section upon checkout.
Pertex shield is an extremely durable fabric for its weight . This will yield a jacket weighing just over 5oz. TAPED SEAMS INCLUDED. This has the durability of gore-tex (Pac-lite) but just a little bit lighter. If you expecting alot of rain this is your go-to jacket with a 10,000mm waterproof rating. This makes it able to handle large rainstorms but keep your pack light. Black is currently the only color available. More pics to come...
Pertex Shield represents a fusion of technically advanced face fabrics with a breathable microporous waterproof coating. With the focus on durability, Pertex Shield combines wind and water protection with excellent comfort, by reducing condensation build-up within the garment.
NOTE: This is a different fabric than my other pertex jacket. They are NOT the same.
Water proof – 10,000 mm
Breathability (MVTR) – 7,000g (A1) The values for breathability (MVTR) above are shown as an indication of the technology and are largely dependent on the construction and fabrics used.
Balanced wind and water protection
My Shell Specs:
Taped Seams included
2-way adjustable hood
*NEW* Reinforced hood brim
This has all the same specs as the silnylon Rain shell. The only difference is the material used. This jacket uses a 1.1oz ripstop nylon that has been calendared for wind resistance and coated with a high quality DWR (Durable Water Resistant Finish). Two seperate adjustement's on the hood. Brim forward and back and face cinch. UL #3ykk sepeating main zipper. It’s good for those windy days and a little bit of warmth. Comes complete with a small stuff sack.
This is a seamless pack cover with 1/16 shock cord and micro cord lock to stay in place in any conditions (Optional shock cord and mitten clip to use in extremely windy conditions) This is available in cuben fiber as well for $47.99.
Silnylon Weight: 2oz
Cuben Weight: .8oz
These make a great addition to your rain shell. High strength serged construction. Made from 1.1oz silnylon with 1/16th shock cord adjustable cuffs and waist. At 2.7oz for a medium, Why not bring them? Comes complete with a matching stuff sack! Default size is Medium 36 x 32 Large 38 x 32 Let me know in the note section upon checkout of a size update or request! *Ankle zipper option is now 20 in tall Note: These pants are best as an around camp pant Not so much for hiking. If you want pants for mostly hiking choose my pertex shield pants or the eVent pants.
Weighing in at only 4.2oz (without pit zips) this is an extremely light and durable waterproof rain jacket. Made from 1.1oz waterproof-silicone impregnated rip-stop nylon. Has an attached hood with two adjustments around the face and for the brim to move back and forward. Lightweight elastic cuffs and an adjustable waist using 1/16 shock cord. The jacket uses a custom made #3 Ultralight 1-way Seperating YKK Waterproof zipper. Comes complete with a stuff sack and an integrated pocket to store the stuff sack while the jacket is in use. Size small available for women
*New reinforced hood brim*
My Dry Bags are one of a kind. They have everything you need and nothing you don't. They are 100% waterproof and use a Roll-Top closure. Made from lightweight but durable .75oz sq yd Cuben fiber. The entire bag is constructed using LUL's highly effective bonding process for maximum structural integrity. My Seams are even stronger than the material itself. The closure has a strip of velcro and box-x stitched tab for easy open. A 1/2in side release buckle is bar tacked and holds it closed once rolled down. These are great for Down apparel, sleeping bags, clothing and rafting trips .These can be custom sized as a pack liner for your pack. These can also be custom built and sized to hold anything you can imagine.
I just love little pouches!! Originally this was a custom project for a customer, now a production item. You can put this just about anywhere. I used hybrid cuben (50d polyester laminated to 1.5oz cuben fiber) to make this thing tough as nails. A #3 waterproof ykk zipper runs the full length with tabs at either end. The back of the pouch has webbing loops to run a belt through or whatever you'd like. The Inside has a built in mitten clip key attachment to make important items extra secure. This is perfect for your cell phone, keys and other small items. Enjoy!
These are made from waterproof Dyneema X gridstop fabric in matching ULA evergreen . The perfect addition to your Ula or other lightweight pack. Other colors available.Waterproof #3 ykk zipper goes across the lid for easy access. The new lids have 2.5 in depth with 1/2in side release buckles on each corner for quick connect. 1/2 nylon webbing attached to mitten clips fastens it to the pack. Custom pack lids available. Contact me for build options and pricing.
- Now with quick clip Detachable 5/8" waist belt
- Available in Black Dyneema X and 140D Black and evergreen. Make a note in checkout and send me a email. We'll make it happen.
My Cuben Fiber Stuff Sacks have bonded seams and a sewn draw cord channel. Bonding makes the seams stronger than the material itself. Without abuse, my sacks can last for a long time. There is a 3/16 eyelet hole for abrasion resistance.1/16 draw cord and mini cord lock. Custom sizes within reasonable specs at no additional charge. Round bottom stuff sacks available, email me and ill send a custom invoice.
NOTE: Round bottom stuff sacks are not as durable as my regular Stuff sacks because more sewing is involved, My other style is 90% bonded except for the draw cord channel. With cuben stuff sacks the less stitches the better.
These are a 2.5 layer waterproof/Breathable mitten designed to go over an insulating layer of fleece or similar gloves to protect you from the elements. The wrist area has a 3/8 Side release buckle with elastic that can be tightened or loose. The gauntlet of the glove can be cinched down to keep the snow out using an anchored cord lock and shock cord. At a weight of 2oz this greatly increases your hand warmth and keeps your pack weight low.>
NOTE: Navy blue color is g***-T*** Fabric
Black and grey are Pertex Fabric
This is the same tough material my critter bags are made from. 2.92oz sqyd (Hybrid) Cuben Fiber. Velcro top closure and easy open grab tabs. This is sized to fit your Element stove and Emberlit stove available.
This is the same style as my Crazy warm down hood , but we added Pertex Waterproof breathable fabric for the outer shell. This gives you the ability to leave it on in light snow and rain. Combined with 800FP down-tek water-resistant down you've got one storm-worthy down hood.
This vest can be worn in light rain and snow. Using my WPB Pertex Fabric as the outer layer and a super lightweight 10d fabric inner, this vest has winter time performance written all over it.This has a beautiful dark charcoal grey outer and jet black inner. Stretch lycra finishes off the arm holes and stays snug keeping the heat in. The waist has adjustable shock cord with mini cord locks. This all gets zipped together with an ultralight #3 ykk zipper. I even have the sleeves to match. **Now with Hyper-Dry Water-Resistant 800FP Goose Down (2oz per. Vest) -Adjustable waist -Overfilled Collar -Stretch lycra arm holes -#3 ykk Zipper - Weight 4.8oz