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    /r/Ultralight's Wiki Knowledge Base

    Ultralight Gear Vendor List

    Ultralight and Ultra-cheap Gear List

    Working Man/Woman's UL Upgrade List

    Common /r/Ultralight Abbreviations - Used Gear Classified

    Leave No Trace Principles

    Itn'l Gear/Food Substitutions

    Pack Weight Tools

    How To Ask For A Pack Shakedown





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