Plastic Hardware
There are many different plastics that are used in plastic hardwarefor backpacking gear.  We will take a look at the two materials that are used in over 90 percent of the hardware produced and what properties each have along with how the environment affects these materials.

Plastic Hardware Materials

Everything you always wanted to know about Amsteel but were afraid to ask.

Amsteel 101

There are many different materials, types and widths of webbing used in the Outdoor industries. Webbing is a strong fabric woven as a flat strip or tube of varying widths and fibers often used in place of rope.

All About Webbing

Pack Cover - Thumbnail
In this tutorial article we are going to show you how to make your own pack cover.

DIY Pack Cover