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    Agree that would give a close enough feel for it....

    Agree that would give a close enough feel for it. But it was likely a one off for that trip. It all worked out and nobody died. I had thought of taking them into a shop to verify and then realized...
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    Thanks alot for the info. I don't know if I'll...

    Thanks alot for the info. I don't know if I'll need to do this again ever but good to know just in case. Maybe someone else might need to. And also that it doesn't seem like we did anything too...
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    At risk of beating this topic completely to...

    At risk of beating this topic completely to death, if the main spring in the 16 din version isn't the same as the single spring in the 14, maybe it uses the spring from the 12 and beefed up with the...
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    I am all for safety and not taking unnecessary...

    I am all for safety and not taking unnecessary risks but I think that solution is a bit extreme just to loan them for one trip.
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    Ok thanks thats good to know we were in the ball...

    Ok thanks thats good to know we were in the ball park. And that this is a solution that could be used to temporarily reduce the din for loaning or maybe protect an injury, subject to verifying a...
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    I would have to agree with that myself and would...

    I would have to agree with that myself and would not have gone ahead with this at all without something to base it on. Others have described similar results with some of the older higher din sollys,...
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    sth 16 without inner springs

    The idea was to down din some skis for temporary use by someone else. These are sth 16's with driver toe and have double (concentric) springs. I couldn't find any info on it, but did find for some...
  8. The plot thickens. I just remembered and now...

    The plot thickens. I just remembered and now found them buried away, a set of s912 ti's, demo set up. It has a driver (style) toe. We could use the toe springs from them and the heel springs from the...
  9. So if we had some 14's we could just swap the...

    So if we had some 14's we could just swap the springs and go. Don't have but maybe we can find some. Now there are some sth 12's around here, but not driver toe. What about swapping those springs in?...
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    Unless you want/need Z series for a particular...

    Unless you want/need Z series for a particular reason, don't limit to that only. Almost all older salomon will fill those same holes.
  11. I didn't read anything about the concentric...

    I didn't read anything about the concentric springs in this thread that referred specifically to sth models. It all related to earlier ones and I believe, higher din models but also 916 was...
  12. STH 115 brakes available to swap for 130's....

    STH 115 brakes available to swap for 130's. Toronto area for the next while.

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  13. Looking thru this thread I found some info but...

    Looking thru this thread I found some info but not a complete answer on this. Removing the inner din spring from the dual spring set up, in this case sth 16's. Our idea is to do this temporarily for...
  14. She says those cuffs are only meant to be used on...

    She says those cuffs are only meant to be used on the inflatable man you bought. Best to just keep it between you and him for now.
  15. Its interesting how that one let go like that but...

    Its interesting how that one let go like that but the plastic itself didn't break. My idea is to remove some of the plastic and use some metal there instead, maybe weld it directly to the steel...
  16. Ok she'll be finished work soon, I'll pass it...

    Ok she'll be finished work soon, I'll pass it along to her then.
  17. She has a pretty good sense of humor, no sjw or...

    She has a pretty good sense of humor, no sjw or feminazi so I think I'll pass it along to her as long as you're ok with that.
  18. Too funny man. And you're 100% right, she doesn't...

    Too funny man. And you're 100% right, she doesn't like pink.
  19. I have bindings on all my skis, including sth's...

    I have bindings on all my skis, including sth's on two pairs and tyrolias on the others. I don't need the Z bindings and I'm pretty sure I'll never use them but plan to fix them anyway just for fun....
  20. What is it about these bindings that no one seems...

    What is it about these bindings that no one seems to have a very high opinion of them? If its only the breaky plastic thats an easy fix, any number of ways to use some metal there. But if the binding...
  21. Replaced them long ago. Just curious if anyone...

    Replaced them long ago. Just curious if anyone knows a way or alternative part to replace with.
  22. what don't you like about them?

    what don't you like about them?
  23. Salomon Z/Atomic FFG plastic housing fail

    I have a set of Atomic FFG 14 sitting on a shelf for awhile. Pulled them after repeated plastic heel track housing breaking. I'm no engineer but it seems like a bad design relying on plastic for...
  24. Very easy task as a place to start but very...

    Very easy task as a place to start but very severe consequences if forward pressure done incorrectly. On the other hand I believe that everyone should know how to verify their forward pressure...
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    Thats what I was thinking. They started off...

    Thats what I was thinking. They started off normal then the other system parts added on. Strip them away and good to go. No need for myself, just posting if anyone out there can use them. Price is...
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    Salomon 912 Pilot

    Saw these on ebay. Brand new but "Pilot system". No idea if they can be mounted normally. Check them out if you're interested. The main photo shows the brakes only, but look at the other pics its the...
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    Just bought a couple pairs spring and with liner....

    Just bought a couple pairs spring and with liner. Other than trying on and close inspection I haven't actually tried them out yet but the quality seems to be there for sure. FTP is still extending...
  28. pm sent

    pm sent
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    The real issue is cross border shipping cost has...

    The real issue is cross border shipping cost has got out of hand the last few years. I bought a shitload ton off ebay in the past but too high shipping pretty much end that. Otherwise I could have...
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    I've had a few pm's on these asking about...

    I've had a few pm's on these asking about shipping to US. It looks like around $35 from here to pretty much any US location so it doesn't really make sense imo. I don't want to eat it and I doubt...
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    this one ...

    this one

    https://www.ebay.com/itm/warden-gaurdian-tracker-sth2-c130-binding-brake/253967654189?hash=item3b21a6dd2d:g:Lr8AAOSwkHFb4TfG
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    Agree 100%. And I only wish the ultimate goal was...

    Agree 100%. And I only wish the ultimate goal was just one set of clamps away
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    Ok then. what about a swap. sth 16 or 14, decent...

    Ok then. what about a swap. sth 16 or 14, decent newer goretex shell jacket (AK etc.with helmet hood) etc.
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    check ebay I think I saw a couple singles on there

    check ebay I think I saw a couple singles on there
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    yes exactly. tell your friends too ok

    yes exactly. tell your friends too ok
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    SALOMON WARDEN MNC 11

    Brand new SALOMON WARDEN MNC 11 with 100 mm brakes. Never out of the box, sent by mistake from Salomon for warranty issue. No use to me. They say keep, sell whatever. My best preference is a local...
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    Definitely interested. PM to discuss? Not sure on...

    Definitely interested. PM to discuss? Not sure on the rules.
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    Its never good and always way too crowded, stay...

    Its never good and always way too crowded, stay away
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    I rode Whistler gondola with a group from Mexico....

    I rode Whistler gondola with a group from Mexico. Very interesting and made the long ride short. But forgot my backpack in the excitement and had to wait another lap to get it.
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    Sticky: Where should I post nude pictures of my neighbors...

    Where should I post nude pictures of my neighbors wife?
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    Sticky: I have read the rules and agree to obey. very nice

    I have read the rules and agree to obey. very nice
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