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  1. Cops at the bottom of Canyon?? that would be a...

    Cops at the bottom of Canyon?? that would be a novel idea. UPD to me, "we don't have money in our budget to always check vehicles at the mouth of LCC.
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    I have told this story before but a good friend...

    I have told this story before but a good friend who had new skis, clothes everything refused to part with his SX 91ís. Gave him enough shit about it he got testy so we dropped it. He gets sick,...
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    Being anal I always mark the center of the ski...

    Being anal I always mark the center of the ski and I filed small notches on each end of the frame exactly in the middle. Used a tiny bit of florescent paint in the notches so they are easier to see. ...
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    I have a Jiga-Rex and have not experienced the...

    I have a Jiga-Rex and have not experienced the chafing or wear on the centering gear. When I bought mine it was four or five years ago when they were being sold direct by Pliney(?). I had a question...
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    I don't remember if it was three or four, it was...

    I don't remember if it was three or four, it was 1995, 96. I had some minimal contact with her father (birth) as we worked for the same corp, him in Richmond, me in WI. He seemed to be an ok guy but...
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    You never know, sometimes leaving well enough...

    You never know, sometimes leaving well enough alone is the right move. I have an adopted niece that found her birth parents who gave her up for adoption when they were in college. They later...
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    Kiddo should love them. Our 10 yo granddaughter...

    Kiddo should love them. Our 10 yo granddaughter is on her second pair, same as in your photo in a 136. The day we put her on the first pair she told us to ďthrow them awayĒ when I asked her what we...
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    The funding period ended on April 19th of 2018. ...

    The funding period ended on April 19th of 2018. The description reads like it was written by a 6th grader. I like this line the best: the ability to maintain a balanced position and prevents you...
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    Hate them all, can't find one I trust. Recently...

    Hate them all, can't find one I trust. Recently moved and had to find a new dentist. Went to a woman, she filled a cavity no issue but then went on to try to sell all kinds of treatments. Went to...
  11. +1 on the Moment Deathwish Tour. You may want to...

    +1 on the Moment Deathwish Tour. You may want to check out this review before making a decision.


    https://blisterreview.com/gear-reviews/ski-reviews/2019-2020-moment-deathwish-tour
  12. Too bad, always enjoyed his do it my way or take...

    Too bad, always enjoyed his do it my way or take off attitude. He had his issues, oh hell, demons but God I liked him. Favorite story from a few years ago. A 90 year old skier named Naomi (rip...
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    Moment Meridian fits the bill perfectly

    Moment Meridian fits the bill perfectly
  14. Sorry to hear this, RIP. He could have some...

    Sorry to hear this, RIP. He could have some colorful conversations with folks that didn't understand line etiquette early AM especially on big days. He had a chair stashed under the deck which was...
  15. That what I thought, one of First Chair Brian's...

    That what I thought, one of First Chair Brian's crew.
  16. Was he one of the guys in line early just about...

    Was he one of the guys in line early just about every day?
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    There was a mention of opposition to this being...

    There was a mention of opposition to this being installed. Is there any history of cables snapping? We have seen chairs come off cables, cables coming off wheels, bull wheels failing, Yan-Lift...
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    $30,000 houses, 550í of vertical and some fine...

    $30,000 houses, 550í of vertical and some fine establishments on Silver St in Hurley.
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    Curious, what happens to Rowmark with PCMR no...

    Curious, what happens to Rowmark with PCMR no longer providing race training?
  20. I was also hoping to see Mountain Hosts listed. ...

    I was also hoping to see Mountain Hosts listed. Having hosts at the bottom of each lift as well as the top would help with the influx (IKON) of skiers unfamiliar with the terrain. I answered more...
  21. I had a recent college grad ask me about working...

    I had a recent college grad ask me about working this winter at Alta. I went to the website to look at available positions and they have few openings other than ski school instructors, apprentice...
  22. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    Maybe too cold but steep plays little part in it....

    Maybe too cold but steep plays little part in it. If you look back at posts from last winter you will find all kinds of stories from Alta about IKON pass holders getting in way over their head. My...
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    Wonder what the used market for C7 is going to...

    Wonder what the used market for C7 is going to do? Kerbeck Chevy in Atlantic City is selling new LT-1 coupes for $44,800.
  24. My on time is always dusk with electric eye and...

    My on time is always dusk with electric eye and off is 11:00 PM in the summer. Late fall and winter I move off to 10:00 PM, don’t really care as we are in SLC December through April anyway.
  25. When we moved in to this house two years ago...

    When we moved in to this house two years ago there were two separate hard wired transformers, one in back, one in front. They used a timer so it required changing the on / off setting based on when...
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    What's with the buzz / military style hair cuts...

    What's with the buzz / military style hair cuts that many police officers sport? When I was growing up the crew cut or flat top was popular but that was 60 years ago. I won't go so far as to say...
  27. Shit, we live West of Milwaukee and Kroger...

    Shit, we live West of Milwaukee and Kroger grocery warehouse jobs are being advertised for $20 / hr to start, full benefits and a 90 day probation period. Make it to 90 days they give you a $1000...
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    A good friend, who absolutely refused to ski in...

    A good friend, who absolutely refused to ski in anything except the red Salomon SX 91's(?) was buried wearing them.

    Only thing I have noticed about a boot conspiracy is when you buy new boots the...
  29. I would go with a wood look vinyl. I just...

    I would go with a wood look vinyl. I just installed a stone looking vinyl in a bathroom that Lumber Liquidators guarantees is 100% waterproof. This is a floating floor so no glue, just click...
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    Our 10 yo granddaughter is "this close" to...

    Our 10 yo granddaughter is "this close" to passing me by. Its not going to be a case where we can't ski together but she is just going to be better. This past year she won nine of her ten U-10...
  31. We always called that gap "Wasnatch"

    We always called that gap "Wasnatch"
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    Yea, never saw a fireplace at floor level. Is...

    Yea, never saw a fireplace at floor level. Is the fire box the same width of the opening or is it wider?
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    Love the STH's. Have them on multiple pair of...

    Love the STH's. Have them on multiple pair of skis in the family without ever having an issue. I like the adjustable toe wings and downward pressure on the ATF plate. Also very easy to set the...
  34. Has anyone got after Ciochetti's ribbon?

    Has anyone got after Ciochetti's ribbon?
  35. Alta reports Collins mid mountain and...

    Alta reports Collins mid mountain and historically under reports. I asked the question of OW 10 - 12 years ago while riding the chair with him and he said "so nobody comes in the office and...
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    I did a kitchen remodel using cabinets and...

    I did a kitchen remodel using cabinets and flooring from Home Depot. The only thing I did not do myself was counter tops. The cabinets were delivered direct to our home on a semi, driver and a...
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    It was an April wet sloppy day so conditions...

    It was an April wet sloppy day so conditions pretty much sucked. They were hooky, grabby and did not want to go where I tried to point them. Two runs and I took them off, they felt like a really...
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    Thanks, this makes sense and is kind of what I...

    Thanks, this makes sense and is kind of what I thought. I was actually considering the Commander 98 for strictly groomer / firm snow conditions. Demoed the 108 this spring and I absolutely could...
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    OK, so I have the Deathwish which I use most days...

    OK, so I have the Deathwish which I use most days other than on really firm groomer days. I find them to be great on deep days. Would the Wildcat 108 be too similar to the Deathwish (112) to make any...
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    I wish you had not posted this, I need another...

    I wish you had not posted this, I need another pair of skis like the proverbial hole in the head but they look spectacular.
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    Used to live in the Fox Cities in WI, had an old...

    Used to live in the Fox Cities in WI, had an old Holiday Inn that changed hands probably 10 times in the last 35 years after Hwy 41 became limited access. Hotel was left stranded with no easy way to...
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    Didn't K2 move all or most of their production to...

    Didn't K2 move all or most of their production to China 10 years ago?
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    She raced a USSA / Metro Cup at Chestnut on...

    She raced a USSA / Metro Cup at Chestnut on Sunday March 10th. I checked the results and the vast majority of racers were WJR with very few WIIJR kids. I only saw a couple from Chestnut and then a...
  45. Maughan has been a proponent of a tunnel between...

    Maughan has been a proponent of a tunnel between BCC & LCC, that was what I was referring to. I think sheds might have a place in the solution.
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    Our Granddaughter races on Nordica Doberman, two...

    Our Granddaughter races on Nordica Doberman, two different lengths for SL and GS. Next year she has a new pair in 146 for GS and her shorter GS skis from this year become her SL skis. Her Carson's...
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    Carson's are 80, 83 or 85 underfoot depending on...

    Carson's are 80, 83 or 85 underfoot depending on length, that seems good to me. Our granddaughter has no problem in deep powder with her 136's. BTW Moment made the Zephyr for kids, 101 underfoot,...
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    They are the best kids ski on the planet, our...

    They are the best kids ski on the planet, our granddaughter is on her second pair.
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    Just remembered she did a March Saturday / Sunday...

    Just remembered she did a March Saturday / Sunday race at Chestnut, not sure it was the open.
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    Looks like Moment Carson's to me.

    Looks like Moment Carson's to me.
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