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    Yesterday, 02:31 PM
    kid-kapow replied to a thread ON3P SKIS Discussion in Tech Talk
    Hah, that didn't take much convincing :) Glad I could be of some small help. If any mag is in need of a helping push to justify buying gear let...
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    Yesterday, 11:11 AM
    kid-kapow replied to a thread ON3P SKIS Discussion in Tech Talk
    Regular / resort layup skis with fairly light tech bindings is a fairly common setup for those who go up to ski down big lines, at least in the world...
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    Yesterday, 09:20 AM
    kid-kapow replied to a thread ON3P SKIS Discussion in Tech Talk
    Keep in mind that the old tour construction was a milled down version of the standard core with 19oz glass instead of 22oz, whereas the new one is...
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    Yesterday, 08:00 AM
    kid-kapow replied to a thread ON3P SKIS Discussion in Tech Talk
    Interestingly, the guy who I think make those illustrations - or the measurements behind em anyway - is Endre Hals, ake Mr. www.eviskis.com. He had...
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    Yesterday, 03:09 AM
    kid-kapow replied to a thread The Dynastar Thread in Tech Talk
    I already commented on it in the ON3P thread, but MF108s feel a bit different on snow than ON3Ps. I have only been on 182s, but their softer flex and...
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    Yesterday, 02:30 AM
    kid-kapow replied to a thread ON3P SKIS Discussion in Tech Talk
    The entire line has not dropped yet. The Jessie, Mera and Crushing Cans (Meeks custom top sheet) slots are not shown yet. J96s will be custom only...
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    07-29-2021, 04:47 PM
    kid-kapow replied to a thread ON3P SKIS Discussion in Tech Talk
    Custom only - same as Woodsman116s (and wren96, 108 and 114s). So this time of year that means a 20usd up charge and your choice of graphic as long...
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    07-29-2021, 02:52 PM
    kid-kapow replied to a thread ON3P SKIS Discussion in Tech Talk
    hell yes! Solid choice - the Wren graphics are damned awesome this year. Can't wait to see some closeups of these! I am glad Iggy is planning to...
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    07-29-2021, 01:37 PM
    kid-kapow replied to a thread ON3P SKIS Discussion in Tech Talk
    Skiers who are slightly more centered/upright/less directional and/or rides in slightly shallower/more variable conditions? I dunno - I am not the...
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    07-29-2021, 10:41 AM
    kid-kapow replied to a thread ON3P SKIS Discussion in Tech Talk
    Take this with a grain of salt as I have not skied the new skis - yes, it should facilitate a slight increase in the skier's ability to manage speed...
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    07-29-2021, 09:45 AM
    Moment just dropped a ski that could be right up your ally - Commander Tour. 1855gr/182 lenght touring ski with two sheets of metal and full...
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    07-29-2021, 09:35 AM
    kid-kapow replied to a thread ON3P SKIS Discussion in Tech Talk
    yeah, BG's ability to provide you with effortless speed management is great. They turn on a dime, and as such - when you want to stop you pivot them...
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    07-29-2021, 07:57 AM
    kid-kapow replied to a thread ON3P SKIS Discussion in Tech Talk
    gaijin, worry not - the rocker lines are very gradual in person - especially out front which is pretty damned similar to Renegades - and the BG's...
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    07-29-2021, 03:31 AM
    kid-kapow replied to a thread ON3P SKIS Discussion in Tech Talk
    man, these pictures makes me all kinds of excited - the new tail rocker looks awesome. The BG is offered with 4 ready to ship graphics in the...
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    07-28-2021, 04:21 PM
    kid-kapow replied to a thread Moment Skis Discussion in Tech Talk
    well done Melee - the new line up looks amazing. Wildcat tours look sensational, as does the Commander Tours (the new metal layup and full on...
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    07-28-2021, 03:03 AM
    Yeah, that was what I was trying to convey, but my specifics weren't that eh.. specific. Thanks for clearing it up :) I am not a fan of Dynafit,...
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    07-27-2021, 01:59 PM
    It was released last year as a more affordable Raider-version, but I have yet to see any feedback on them. The heels are the same, as are the...
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    07-27-2021, 12:09 PM
    oh, but they do, at least compared to older Dynafits -> you do not pre-release ;) Increased functional elasticity, probably pretty negliable. The...
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    07-27-2021, 10:58 AM
    The rotation feature provides no more meaingful elasticity in the front than any other tech binding. The swivel bit - as it it is locked on a axis...
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    07-26-2021, 08:48 AM
    FriFlyt seem to agree with you wrt the stiffness out back on Blazes & Katana108s, whereas Mantra102 are slightly stiffer out back (makes sense) and...
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