Lawson Equipment

March 6, 2015

Did the title of this post throw you off? Maybe you thought it was going to be some sort of farewell post? Pfff… no way! We won’t have any fancy photos or other such eye candy for you today, however the subject matter is important stuff none the less. Let’s take a minute to recognize excellence of a handful of…

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October 31, 2012

This is the seventh and final part of our Cuben Fiber Roundup series. Last, but not least, we’ll take a look at the Fast Packer tarp. Overview I should probably preface this by saying that Lawson (of Lawson Equipment) is not currently making these tarps. There was a period of time where he was offering a flat cut tarp, a…

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March 2, 2012

Cuben Fiber has made a big splash in the ultralight backpacking scene with everything from rainwear, to backpacks, and shelters being made from it now. As more hikers and backpackers venture from the mainstream into the world of niche products, Cuben Fiber becomes a fairly common alternative to silnylon and other ‘traditional’ lightweight materials. This article will be the first…

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