A list of the items in the shell on my back


  • Surly Long Haul trucker
  • Continental Travel Contact tires
  • Rivendell Silver Shifter downtube shifters
  • Mirrycle rear view mirror
  • MKS Lambda pedals
  • Yokozuna Scott-Mathauser brake pads
  • Carradice Super C rear panniers
  • Surly Nice Rack rear rack
  • Ortlieb Front Roller Plus front panniers
  • Tubus Tara front rack
  • Bontrager Interchange handlebar bag
  • Saint Christopher medal head badge ;)


  • Mountain Hardwear Drifter 2 tent
  • North Face RE Meow sleeping bag
  • MontBell UL Comfort system sleeping pad
  • Sea to Summit Reactor Extreme sleeping bag liner


  • Primus Omnifuel stove
  • Samsung Galaxy Player 5 (wifi tablet)
  • Sansa Fuze mp3 player
  • a ton of micro SD cards
  • GoalZero Nomad 7 solar panel and Guide 10 battery charger
  • Sony Cybershot HX9v
  • Leatherman Sidekick
  • Marmot Minimalist rain jacket
  • Montbell synthetic down jacket

...and a bunch of other stuff.