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    A few things... mainly that there is very little...

    A few things... mainly that there is very little early taper, which Moment tends to like. It's also a very directional shape (mount point and tail design). Also, moderate waist width.
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    I have not skied the 108 (couple friends own it)...

    I have not skied the 108 (couple friends own it) but Iíve been on both versions of the 118 and can infer a few things and give general thoughts from what theyíve said.

    If you are looking for a...
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    If the 192cm wailer normally feels like enough...

    If the 192cm wailer normally feels like enough ski, I would go 184cm.

    The 189cm wren is WAY more ski than the 192cm wailer.

    My experience - 192 wailer easy, quick, light touch. Not really a...
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    Great thoughts and glad to hear others have had...

    Great thoughts and glad to hear others have had the same thought, I don't see any real reason to not to do the ti version. I'm a little torn between the 184cm vs 189cm. The 184cm makes a lot more...
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    Has anyone used a Wren 96 as a shallow conditions...

    Has anyone used a Wren 96 as a shallow conditions touring setup?

    I love the 189cm wren platform for the resort. Strongly considering a Wren 96 in a 184cm with Helio 200ís for bigger objectives....
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    Thatís a stupid good deal...

    Thatís a stupid good deal...
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    ďBetterĒ from a design and performance...

    ďBetterĒ from a design and performance standpoint. Agree, fit is first priority. Short answer, they donít fit the same. Doesnít mean they wonít work with some effort, but off the shelf, different...
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    I had Vulcans for 6 years and got Frees this...

    I had Vulcans for 6 years and got Frees this year. Theyíre better in every way, but the fit is different.

    I had to immediately go to a Tour Wrap liner when I was good with Vulcans stock liners for...
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    This is the right choice for sure. I have...

    This is the right choice for sure. I have Deathwish tours which are awesome touring skis but not a 50-50 ski. I have a good friend who got standard deathwishes with Shifts and has been pretty stoked....
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    Thatís clearly a sick line in the video... but am...

    Thatís clearly a sick line in the video... but am i the only one that looks sped up to? It just looks way twitchy. Not double fast but a little sped up.
  11. Thanks guys, I got hooked up with a pair of...

    Thanks guys, I got hooked up with a pair of Fischer Rangers in a 23.5.

    Open to any touring gear that might be out there... ideally a pair of Vipecs or Tectons.
  12. WTB - Womens Touring Gear for Social Distancing (23.5 boots)

    My in laws fled NYC and are staying with us in Colorado for a few weeks.

    We are looking for some women's touring gear for my sister in law give us some outdoor options.

    Looking for:
    23.5...
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    This is a dream ski and mounted for my BSL.. if...

    This is a dream ski and mounted for my BSL.. if only every resort hadnít just been closed.

    Hope these go to a great home!
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    I actually think the liner matters more than...

    I actually think the liner matters more than shell fit when it comes to calves.

    Wrap liners were a huge huge change for me. Shells fit matters for sure, but there are lots of boots with flimsy...
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    Nice! Youíll love that setup. Same thoughts...

    Nice! Youíll love that setup.

    Same thoughts on the Tamron as where shared by Judo... but Iíve been looking at the sigma also. Iíve heard AWESOME things about the Sony 24-105. If low light doesnít...
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    Does anyone have first hand experience with the...

    Does anyone have first hand experience with the Commander 118? I'm wondering mainly how they compare to the On3p Wren 114 or the Wren series as a whole.

    They seem like very different takes on the...
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    WTB : DT 350 Shimano MTN Freehub Body

    Looking for a Freehub Body for a DT 350 Hub. Need to fit a Shimano 11 speed MTB Cassette. 11 Speed road would work also. Needs to be a star ratchet setup.

    I'm hopeful someone has one in a parts...
  18. I can only speak to the Deathwish tour. Itís...

    I can only speak to the Deathwish tour. Itís great. Playful and nimble.

    Iíve heard that the JJ Ultralight is really soft... but Iíll let other people weigh in on that.
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    Sold.

    Sold.
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    FS Rock Shox Yari 29'er 160mm.

    Cross Posting from what's up in Gear Swap.

    https://www.tetongravity.com/forums/showthread.php/333807-NSR-RockShox-Yari-29-er-Boost-Fork-200?p=5910685#post5910685
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    Responded to the PM. For anyone else wondering,...

    Responded to the PM. For anyone else wondering, solo air and Motion Control.

    You could install a Charger Damper if you wanted, I thought about it but was happy with this without any changes.
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    I'm a fan of putting Shifts on Powder skis... I...

    I'm a fan of putting Shifts on Powder skis... I don't use them every week but it's a nice sidecountry / weird touring day option and they ski fine on powder days. I have Line Pescados with Shifts and...
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    Good points. Iíve just gotten used to lugging a...

    Good points. Iíve just gotten used to lugging a big camera.

    For touring, I like to try to get a couple of shots of each skier. So range is a pretty big deal. I have the 70-300mm currently which...
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    You also need to define... are you taking...

    You also need to define... are you taking pictures of people in a space or people skiing.

    Getting active shots requires different gear than shots of people touring uphill... or a skier in a...
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    Itís good. They take returns without question...

    Itís good.

    They take returns without question on used gear too.
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    Bump

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  27. Hojiís sold. Pro tours still available

    Hojiís sold.

    Pro tours still available
  28. Rossiís and Scarpas sold.

    Rossiís and Scarpas sold.
  29. Super solid. I called and bought the Wailer for...

    Super solid. I called and bought the Wailer for my wife. Iíve been looking for a pair.

    Thanks for the PSA!
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    NSR : RockShox Yari 29'er Boost Fork $200

    I bought an MRP fork last year. This is actually a pretty impressive fork... super smooth and really stiff. Could be a great upgrade for a bike with a Fox 34 or a project bike.

    If you are looking...
  31. Lots of 27.5 Liners (Intuition and OEM) CHEAP

    A couple of good options here for freshening up some boots.

    Dynafit Hoji Free Liner 27.5 - New, never skied never molded. Could be a nice upgrade for a Hoji Pro (this liner is thicker and...
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    Iíve wondered a lot about the Commander 118 due...

    Iíve wondered a lot about the Commander 118 due to the extra mass over the 108. Also longer turn radius.

    I would love to hear some feedback from people if anyone has been on both. Iíve really...
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    Price is solid. I already have a pair that i love...

    Price is solid. I already have a pair that i love or I would buy them.

    Some people want $500 for skis with holes in them...
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    One other consideration... buy a camera with a...

    One other consideration... buy a camera with a mount you believe will be around in 8-10 years... thatís tricky these days. I think itís likely than micro 4/3 will still be on the market... but thatís...
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    Terry, If I donít currently have a base...

    Terry,

    If I donít currently have a base flattener, or any files... what should I plan on purchasing? Links would be awesome as I get turned around on the page.

    My wifeís skis are edge high and...
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    A7iii is the correct answer. Buy a used 70-300mm...

    A7iii is the correct answer. Buy a used 70-300mm from Sony and 28-35mm prime. I use the Loxia 35mm.

    The autofocus is much better than the 6000 series.... main reason to go crop would be for...
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    I am 6í3Ē 160lbs and the Wildcat 118 in a 190cm...

    I am 6í3Ē 160lbs and the Wildcat 118 in a 190cm wasnít as much ski as I wanted for soft conditions. I would guess that 190cm in the 108 would be good for harder conditions... but they do ski short....
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    For anyone looking... there were just some Wren...

    For anyone looking... there were just some Wren 114ís in 184cm that were listed on eBay. Buy it now, not auction.
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    Little Wren 114 stoke. I have had mine out in...

    Little Wren 114 stoke.

    I have had mine out in two 20+ inch powder days in CO and Utah in the last few weeks. I continue to be blown away by the stability but they also float really well. Much...
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    That is an over simplification. There is a lot of...

    That is an over simplification. There is a lot of overlap between the skis but they have different personalities.

    Deathwish is a wide one quiver thatís easy and playful. Itís really versatile and...
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    I have a pair. Still working on getting the...

    I have a pair.

    Still working on getting the fit dialed in. Iím pretty low volume so thatís been a struggle. I recently added some tour wraps and that appears to have mostly fixed things... but Iím...
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    The tour 1 stuff isnít well liked... and in my...

    The tour 1 stuff isnít well liked... and in my opinion the skis you listed are fairly different. What will this setup be used for? Spring or mid winter? East or west?

    A few general thoughts:
    If...
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    Any more info on what year they were? The ren has...

    Any more info on what year they were? The ren has had a lot of generations of constructions.

    Also, some pictures would be a good idea.
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    Bumping

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    $639 CAD = $481 USD. No mounts.... and...

    $639 CAD = $481 USD.

    No mounts.... and Corbetts is easy to work with.

    https://www.corbetts.com/2020-line-sakana-skis/
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    Bump Bump

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    At your height and weight you could handle the...

    At your height and weight you could handle the 189cm but the 184cm is definitely more stable than your previous skis.

    The 189cm will want to ski fast pretty much all of the time... the 184cm will...
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    Demo if possible. I think effective edge is an...

    Demo if possible.

    I think effective edge is an Ďokayí way of seeing how long a ski feels but there are a lot of other factors. Mount point, rocker profile and etc.
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    Good point, just some general principles, i...

    Good point, just some general principles, i worked in the industry for quite a few years. Itís about listening to the words someone using and going off the shape.

    Some people like short skis. Iím...
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    The one thing Iíll chime in on this random...

    The one thing Iíll chime in on this random argument:

    Just like camber, there are varying amounts of Ďreverse camberí. Some skis like 4frnt reflect tech really donít like the ski to flex when...
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