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    Yesterday, 11:59 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    Your foot is much too narrow to be in either of those 100mm boots (my foot is 26.77 long and 117mm wide, and I'm in a 26.5 XT3 LV). The only real...
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    Yesterday, 11:45 PM
    Go 130, none of them (with the possible exception of the S/Max Carbon) are really that stiff. Go with a 97mm or 98mm last, none of them is really...
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    Yesterday, 08:39 AM
    Good points, Golden. FWIW, I don't touch the back 3 inches of the bootboard when I grind it, just the middle section. Make sure you are cooking...
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    01-14-2021, 11:36 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    See post #76 above, assuming by "hybrid" you mean a touring capable boot that skis more or less like a dedicated alpine boot?
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    01-14-2021, 11:26 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    It does measure heel width, but for some reason I can't import those numbers into my business account. No other scanning method really measures ankle...
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    01-14-2021, 11:23 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    Larry Houchen knows what he's doing; that recommendation is right on.
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    01-14-2021, 10:10 AM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    Actually, I meant a side view screenshot on the Verifyt app (swipe the image) - I'm trying to learn to predict instep (and other challenges) using...
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    01-14-2021, 09:24 AM
    Try to clamp your sander down; you want to use 2 hands on the bootboard to get smooth results and not have it take off across the room.
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    01-14-2021, 09:05 AM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    The advantage of going to a 25.5 is the boot is 2mm narrower and the instep is probably 1mm lower; if you can make it work for length, great. The...
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    01-13-2021, 10:55 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    Thanks, keep 'em coming. Include a screenshot of at least the default front view and one from the side that clearly shows both insteps. The...
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    01-13-2021, 10:44 PM
    Black Crows Corvus Freebird, Line Vision 108, Atomic Backland 107 . . . Blizzard Zero G 105 is a bit lighter, but has plenty of guts for spring...
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    01-13-2021, 09:24 PM
    gregL replied to a thread Extinct Skis and Gear in Tech Talk
    Those toes were fine. I rode them then and I have a pair on some 215 DH skis that I use maybe once every two years now . . .
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    01-13-2021, 09:13 PM
    If it's cooked in a standard K-Tech oven for 8 minutes or so with some foam over the instep, doing it more times still won't change a half liter boot...
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    01-13-2021, 07:35 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    Thanks to everyone who's scanned their feet and shared their data with me; I'm starting to figure out how to use the information to actually fit...
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    01-13-2021, 06:26 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    I don't think the app knows a 28.0 boot does not exist . . . my formula is to put good skiers in their scanned size or .5 mondo smaller, depending on...
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    01-13-2021, 06:15 PM
    If they've been baked 3 times baking them again is not going to accomplish much. You need more volume; the way to do that is grind a few millimeters...
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    01-13-2021, 03:47 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    Not sure what's up. Normally it takes about 2-3 seconds to capture the area around the paper, then about the same length of time after you align the...
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    01-13-2021, 10:16 AM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    Hi Jonathan, Hope all is well in W Mass. I've had it crash a couple times while the model was being prepared, supposedly they fixed it but maybe...
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    01-12-2021, 10:53 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    Not sure the Verifyt people realize they don't make a 27.0 mondo ski boot . . .
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    01-12-2021, 10:02 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    For sure this is the big DIN and tight boot crowd.
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    01-12-2021, 07:59 PM
    Beautiful skiing and I bet half the Atomic factory was there to see it.
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    01-12-2021, 07:31 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    If anyone has wives/girlfriends/others with smaller feet, you can add them on your account as "family members." I can see the results as soon as you...
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    01-12-2021, 06:47 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    Usually that means you are pulling the phone in toward your body rather than just pivoting it on its own axis.
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    01-12-2021, 06:12 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    At the moment Verifyt is being thought of as an aid to online fitting for regular shoe stores; ski boots is just starting to happen. They intend to...
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    01-12-2021, 05:53 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    Mid to high 60's is pretty normal for a 26.5 foot, 72 is pretty tall.
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    01-12-2021, 05:51 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    I like the wiggle she does when she holds up the two kinds of paper . . .
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    01-12-2021, 05:50 PM
    gregL replied to a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    Thanks to everyone who's scanned their feet, I still have room for 12 or so feet on my trial "business" subscription. If you can, hit the...
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    01-12-2021, 10:41 AM
    gregL started a thread New Foot Scanner App in Tech Talk
    I've been using the beta version of a new foot scanner app from NetVirta called Verifyt. The end goal is to be able to size someone remotely without...
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    01-12-2021, 10:08 AM
    gregL replied to a thread Lange XT3 140 in Tech Talk
    The RS liner feels denser and burlier to me, probably less "carpet foam" on the inside as well (the really soft stuff they use so people buy the...
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    Hey Greg, if you need more feet uploaded to your account I’d be happy to send mine (24.5) and maybe my wife’s (21.5).
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