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    I picked up GPOs for $250 with one mount earlier...

    I picked up GPOs for $250 with one mount earlier this year, but they had more like 50 days on them. Stock model. Seems like a decent price to me.

    Honestly, I think that ridiculous Blister review...
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    Dang man, that blows. No idea where you're at,...

    Dang man, that blows. No idea where you're at, but let me (or us maggots) know if you need any help with ski gear or whatever.
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    Aren't you supposed to burn old skis after using...

    Aren't you supposed to burn old skis after using them? Wha happen?

    Shoulda ordered me some Ravens too...oh well.
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    That definitely makes sense. It also probably...

    That definitely makes sense. It also probably makes sense for the Tahoe thread (goddamn Californians like to spew!) to have a new thread every year. Mammoth is probably a tweener I guess...

    Anyway...
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    Just curious - why does each new season require a...

    Just curious - why does each new season require a new thread? The SW MT thread has been going for 5 years. Seems like stuff gets lost when new threads start -- anyone ever try to search the 27 Praxis...
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    Per LeeLau, post #335 in this thread. ETA: that's...

    Per LeeLau, post #335 in this thread. ETA: that's for the 1.0.

    Interestingly, some similarly-named liners are on sale on Scarpa's webpage: https://www.scarpa.com/pro-flex-g-liner
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    I'm a little bitch about heel cups (wide foot,...

    I'm a little bitch about heel cups (wide foot, narrow heel), and usually need L-shims on the ankles in my boots, so take my comments with a grain of salt. Plus, I haven't molded the liners. Or skied...
  8. SOLD to a 6'4", bee-keeping, beer-brewing,...

    SOLD to a 6'4", bee-keeping, beer-brewing, civil-engineering, tele-marking German.
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    2.0s. Woot! \m/ Heel cup is cavernous. Not...

    2.0s. Woot! \m/

    Heel cup is cavernous. Not woot. :cussing: AKB, they're yours if I can't get em to work.

    ETA:
    - They're light as a fairy slipper. Noticeably so over the 1.0.
    - Buckles are...
  10. Price drop bump x2

    Price drop bump x2
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    Fack yeah -- beers on tharmor! Anytime you're in...

    Fack yeah -- beers on tharmor! Anytime you're in CA, holler - you got at least a 12er coming yer way.
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    lazyasian - thanks for the screenshot. That...

    lazyasian - thanks for the screenshot. That helped a ton -- turns out I couldn't see those prices on Google Chrome on desktop or mobile, but you can see the prices on Safari (mobile). $407 out the...
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    I did - I only see last year's model in 25.5 on...

    I did - I only see last year's model in 25.5 on sale.

    This year's model (all sizes) are $795. 20%off that is nice, but not $407. HALP!
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    You guys got a link? All I see is last year's...

    You guys got a link? All I see is last year's model on sale: https://www.campsaver.com/s/scarpa-maestrale-rs
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    Price drop bump
  16. Hell Yeah MiCol! Love my Bross. Going to order...

    Hell Yeah MiCol! Love my Bross. Going to order one for me, and one for the wife.

    How big/where is the nickel logo? I hope its hot pink spray paint in 72-size font diagonally-slicing across the...
  17. FS: 2016 187 Liberty Helix (never mounted)

    2016 Liberty Helix, 187 cm, 106 underfoot.

    Never drilled, mounted, or skied. Just pulled off the plastic. $270+ship

    Awesome all-mountain ripper. Blister review of the '15 model:...
  18. I have a pair of brand new 2016 187 Helix never...

    I have a pair of brand new 2016 187 Helix never mounted that I need to sell: $300+ship. Interested?
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    Holeee shite. We're not worthy! Props ...

    Holeee shite. We're not worthy!

    Props

    -Dad of twins who cannot imagine 3(!!!) at the same time. THREE!
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    Did a similar trip last year. We rented a...

    Did a similar trip last year. We rented a minivan from some major rental co (can't remember name). We requested winter tires and got em.

    We liked Days Inn in Golden. There's an indoor waterslide....
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    Dang --- some nice rigs here!

    Dang --- some nice rigs here!
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    First SAC report of the season up from Castle...

    First SAC report of the season up from Castle area: https://www.sierraavalanchecenter.org/observation/snowpack/2017/nov/4/castle-passandesite-ridge-storm-snow



    And nicely dropped one of the...
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    Hmm - I'm confused. Do you know if the curriculum...

    Hmm - I'm confused. Do you know if the curriculum will be changing for this year? Definitely interested in such an affordable Level 2, but this sounds pretty different from the new AIARE Avy 2...
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    Link to the bookmarked video, so you can choose...

    Link to the bookmarked video, so you can choose each rider's start time. https://www.redbull.tv/video/AP-1QG5HRGZN1W11/english-commentary

    I don't know why Red Bull (and Daily Lotion for the FWT...
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    187 carbon Protests 187 stock GPOs Mrs....

    187 carbon Protests
    187 stock GPOs
    Mrs. Meter-Man has 172 Yetis (does her quiver count? I think yes, because I could borrow.... ;) )

    Previously owned 190 BCs (stock), 187 MVPs (carbon)
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    Can anyone else comment on a telemark mount for a...

    Can anyone else comment on a telemark mount for a stock 187 GPO? I have liked my 187 Protests, 190 BC, and 187 MVPs mounted alpine on Praxis's rec line (or just behind if required by prior mounts)....
  27. https://vimeo.com/239854621 :fuckyou:...

    https://vimeo.com/239854621

    :fuckyou: :fuckyou: :fuckyou: :fuckyou:
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    What's the deal these days? Anyone got details?...

    What's the deal these days? Anyone got details? Saw this in a related article:

    Editor’s Note: Squaw Valley is currently embroiled in two court proceedings: Sierra Watch is suing Placer County and...
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    Fresno Dome ...

    Fresno Dome

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20171023/9081d0832317b2a9650b151fb419d9f4.jpg

    Euer Valley

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20171023/c0cf34a10bb89b8357fd36a40f9a4175.jpg

    Freel...
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    No, but try Rubber Room in Bishop - they might do...

    No, but try Rubber Room in Bishop - they might do it for ya.
  31. FKNA dude, that is some shit. Glad to hear you...

    FKNA dude, that is some shit. Glad to hear you made it back. 666 or melee - hook a brother up!



    Hilarious and spot on.
  32. Damn man. Hope you and the fam escaped with your...

    Damn man. Hope you and the fam escaped with your homes and lives intact.

    My next door neighbor is a Santa Rosa FF, and grew up there. He knows dozens of people who have lost their homes. Tragic....
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    Well, "Tell us about that amazing three-way you...

    Well, "Tell us about that amazing three-way you had with Ms. Florida and her mom" is more akin to "tell us about the time you got 7,000 vertical feet in blower pow in the Mallory Couloir, stopped...
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    Ha, nobody ever said "TELL us about yer tits",...

    Ha, nobody ever said "TELL us about yer tits", now did they?**

    So far, I think AKB wins for best presentation, BFD for most economical, mbillie for most stickers, MTT for most yellow (!),...
  35. Anybody going to the MSP premiere Wednesday night...

    Anybody going to the MSP premiere Wednesday night at Squaw? I'll be there -- look for a grey Flylow cap. AKB might be joining too, would be good to see some fellow mags.
  36. WTF is Hideout Lodge?? ...

    WTF is Hideout Lodge?? https://snowbrains.com/lake-tahoes-hideout-lodge-opens-heli-assisted-skiing-snowboarding-snowmobiling-backcountry-adventures-remote-location-to/

    Luxury backcountry ski...
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    I got my rejection "email" when Phish decided to...

    I got my rejection "email" when Phish decided to only play MSG for the rest of their careers.

    EDIT: waaaaaa
  38. I'm guessing there aint a chance in hell, but...

    I'm guessing there aint a chance in hell, but figured I'd post it up anyway...and it's not in the "Half a Pair" thread. A buddy lost a Spatula at Heavenly this winter - anyone find it? He says:

    "I...
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    A wise man wrote to me in January 2017 the...

    A wise man wrote to me in January 2017 the following:

    "Have a couple of days on the new raven. Overall, it's a sweet pow ski. Skis very similar to the 186 EHP, and pretty similar to the Ren. It's...
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    Yep....

    Yep. http://dmmclimbing.com/news/2014/09/markers-kingpin-tech-ski-binding/

    Only had 10/10 experiences with SpyderJon, Mag of the Year 2016.
  41. Sent him PMs this summer on the Meidjos too....

    Sent him PMs this summer on the Meidjos too. Think he has moved on from these parts....last post on the forums was the one from March.
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    Good one on the boots -- a key (the key?)...

    Good one on the boots -- a key (the key?) component to a touring rig.

    Wish I had gotten the 179 Lowdown 102 instead of the 186. It has a good long effective edge and turn radius, so don't really...
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    ^^^those Lhasas? If so, that's pretty funny,...

    ^^^those Lhasas? If so, that's pretty funny, because I think we have basically gone through the same skis (12/13 Bibbys, 06/07 Bros, and 191 Lhasas...)
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    Show us yer Touring Quivers!

    Whatcha got? Post a pic of yer rigs and yer boots (HT to mbillie on boots)

    Me:
    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20170926/967badcf698b8d9be43cea59de65edf8.jpg

    I got the 1st gen Maestrale RS...
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    AIARE 2 sounds much better now than the old...

    AIARE 2 sounds much better now than the old approach. Thanks for clarifying.
  46. Saw the new TGR flick at Squaw last night (KT...

    Saw the new TGR flick at Squaw last night (KT base) under some cold and starry skies. The movie was...cool. More styley skiing than TGR's usual big mountain face-melting stuff.

    Jones and Sammy...
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    Good idear! The TMS course I'm looking at is Jan...

    Good idear! The TMS course I'm looking at is Jan 6-8, but it's $499. The LTCC course is supposed to be ~$100...



    Empty threat! You don't ski with me anyway haha.

    Seriously though, I wanted...
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    Thanks 2_1_3. The LTCC folks emailed me back...

    Thanks 2_1_3. The LTCC folks emailed me back yesterday and said Avy 2 will be offered in winter. No dates yet.

    Query remains on the Tahoe Mountain School - anybody?
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    Bump from....9 (NINE!) years ago. Anyone take...

    Bump from....9 (NINE!) years ago.

    Anyone take Avy 1 or 2 (I'm looking at 2) through Tahoe Mountain School? First time I've heard of em, and their Avy 2 schedule works better with mine....
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    MSG again? Fuckin hell.

    MSG again? Fuckin hell.
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