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    It is a RTG where heat from Plutonium's...

    It is a RTG where heat from Plutonium's radioactive decay generates power via a thermocouple. No turbines, no control rods, really no moving parts, and passive cooling. Super reliable, long lasting,...
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    The same way as the provider who diagnosed the...

    The same way as the provider who diagnosed the person with altitude illness requiring supplemental O2 after multiple weeks at altitude... not the brightest thinking.
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    I saw a case where someone was convinced their...

    I saw a case where someone was convinced their COVID symptoms must be altitude illness (despite being at altitude for weeks) because this person's close contacts were all vaccinated and this person...
  4. Occlude the IJ and this is supposed to...

    Occlude the IJ and this is supposed to "pressurize" the cerebral vasculature to reduce brain movement. What could go wrong? :eek:
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    MIC DROP The conversation from those paying...

    MIC DROP

    The conversation from those paying the wages and their government lackeys (county and town leaders) is always "hey lets make a new tax for affordable housing!" That just subsidizes the...
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    Same

    Same
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    364559

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  8. There was a good talk about this at CSAW or ISSW...

    There was a good talk about this at CSAW or ISSW or I can't remember with modeling showing how much seasons could shortened under different warming scenarios over the next decades. Even moderate...
  9. My opinions are some from my own readings but...

    My opinions are some from my own readings but largely derived from detailed explanations from my highly educated other half whose entire professional life has been spent ensuring responsible...
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    Clear weather but Eisenhower backed up to Frisco...

    Clear weather but Eisenhower backed up to Frisco and US6 backed up to Keystone...
  11. It's all good. Danno is old school mag. Hehas...

    It's all good. Danno is old school mag. Hehas helped me out besides being a professional of the subject of a different type than I
  12. Fuck Yea JS is right, too. We even have a...

    Fuck Yea
    JS is right, too.

    We even have a poster bragging about how enviro groups can paralyze any project on FS land with endless fucking challenges until an acceptable compromise is reached....
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    amazing!

    amazing!
  14. I thought someone was opening a sizeable mountain...

    I thought someone was opening a sizeable mountain out by Steamboat?

    When you look at the Front Range of CO, there is not much to open that has reliable snow and good roads unless you wanted to...
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    No but I have a pair of G3 that were cut to a 192...

    No but I have a pair of G3 that were cut to a 192 Lotus 138, so that's basically uncut.
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    For the record, I'm not anti-solo. I sometimes go...

    For the record, I'm not anti-solo. I sometimes go solo.

    Solo just needs a different mindset because consequences are multiplied while safety factors are reduced vs small groups of good partners....
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    Those are some very messy statistics except for...

    Those are some very messy statistics except for groups of 5 and larger, where the data is clear between the subgroups (CI don't overlap the reference and the P values are good). The subgroups were...
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    How do you consider multiple factors in...

    How do you consider multiple factors in determining avalanche risk when you appear to be capable of only comprehending a single factor in an accident analysis despite having multiple factors...
  19. How many folks are at risk of ending up in court?...

    How many folks are at risk of ending up in court? The ones who are probably know it. These guys knew it while they were still standing on the hill and literally said so on the video footage they...
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    I have forgotten the leg loop more than once. I'm...

    I have forgotten the leg loop more than once. I'm trying to work on not doing that.

    The moment one is going to be in avalanche terrain is the moment you gotta turn on the pack, deploy the trigger,...
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    Of course violating one of the safe travel rules...

    Of course violating one of the safe travel rules is a problem that can defeat other best practices.

    What partners offer is
    1. A second set of eyes and thoughts to buddy check. "Hey I don't think...
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    Maybe a partner says "we shouldn't be right...

    Maybe a partner says "we shouldn't be right here."

    ETA:

    @Foggy, I stopped using "Brazil Nut Theory" to describe vertical sorting in turbulent flow/granular convection. I learned the term was...
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    Don't push uphill

    Don't push uphill
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    Tragic. That zone needs a wide berth. People...

    Tragic. That zone needs a wide berth. People frequently pass through the runout when moving over to the other side. I can't imagine anyone actually skied the line yesterday.

    Do we know any...
  25. Super fun time!

    Super fun time!
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    We need half pipe announcers announcing for DH...

    We need half pipe announcers announcing for DH races
  27. t not yet guide friend gave some Luther...

    t

    not yet

    guide friend gave some Luther beta

    if nobody is available I'll buy myself a buddy pass to Kirkweed, which should be fun too
  28. Thread: ISO 26.5 tlt5

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    Yes tlr5 26 and 265 are the same Alien RS is...

    Yes tlr5 26 and 265 are the same

    Alien RS is what you seek. I'm a 265 guy. I am duck footed. I loved tlt5p 275 and alien RS in 275 with 6th toe blows
  29. TBC self extricated with a tibial plateau...

    TBC self extricated with a tibial plateau fracture. Respect!
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    Let the bootlicking begin!

    Let the bootlicking begin!
  31. Dang TahoeBC hope you recover fast!

    Dang TahoeBC hope you recover fast!
  32. A deep thanks to all those who offered skis,...

    A deep thanks to all those who offered skis, support, and beta! The mag community comes through. It warmed my heart which is something good in these trying times. :)

    I am in South Reno.

    I...
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    Is 2.625 (buying a half point) for a 30yr REFI...

    Is 2.625 (buying a half point) for a 30yr REFI with cashout no assesor still a good deal for CO? Good credit. The mortgage company (Sebonic/Cardinal) fucked up so much shit they have been working on...
  34. Thread: Fritschi Tecton

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    Well what about running these with the heel...

    Well what about running these with the heel adjusted 1-1.5cm back past the "stop" on the adjustment track? The heel piece worm gear is fully engaged on the rack on the plate... I mean I don't have a...
  35. 303 Technical zero g pro guide which I think...

    303

    Technical zero g pro guide which I think are MNC or WTR (same thing rly?). Shit I cram them into olllld P12s (the kind with a moving AFD). Anything pin binding or any alpine with a moving AFD...
  36. Southwest decided to book middle seats, oversold...

    Southwest decided to book middle seats, oversold the flight. They offered vouchers I missed the chance. Plane boarded and they announced the plane is overweight and they need one volunteer for $1200...
  37. Friday: Kirkwood Saturday: ??? (Epic L blackout)...

    Friday: Kirkwood
    Saturday: ??? (Epic L blackout) Squaw?
    Sunday: ??? (Epic L blackout) Tour?
    Monday: Kirkwood
  38. quality bump

    quality bump
  39. I'm on my second season with the Scott E1 40. ...

    I'm on my second season with the Scott E1 40.

    I tend to pack a lot being a rescuer and instructor. So, for me it feels small compared to a BCA Float 42 or my 20 year old Osprey Eclipse 42. It...
  40. I remember reading about that like 15 years ago...

    I remember reading about that like 15 years ago and thinking "oh avalanche followed by hypothermia, paradoxical undressing, and death," but when I looked a map it didn't look steep... interesting...
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    so sad mind boggling

    so sad



    mind boggling
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    Shootin the narrows

    Shootin the narrows
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    ^arrrrrrrrrrrrrrrgh amazing! What a day to be...

    ^arrrrrrrrrrrrrrrgh amazing!

    What a day to be stuck teaching avalanche :rolleyes2
  44. The issue was not that they were full on a given...

    The issue was not that they were full on a given day, it was just that they didn't want to honor the discount on days that were not yet sold out. :(
  45. Yes. Double down even. Squaw said something about...

    Yes. Double down even. Squaw said something about not honoring it due to covid limits on number of tickets so I guess they only want to sell full price? Doesn't seem fair...
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    I'm not sure where to post this complaint, but:...

    I'm not sure where to post this complaint, but: Squaw/Alpine says they will not give A-Basin passholders a discount. So much for that plan. :mad: :(

    "Purchase lift tickets at Mountain Collective...
  47. So Squaw says they will not give A-Basin...

    So Squaw says they will not give A-Basin passholders a discount. So much for that plan. :mad: :(

    "Purchase lift tickets at Mountain Collective resorts at 50% off the window price" is a listed...
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    Marvins. In high danger. :eek:

    Marvins. In high danger. :eek:
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    Damnit I hope that is not so in EV. Already...

    Damnit I hope that is not so in EV. Already multiple accidents with friends of friends...

    Today was good. I took out the Spats to slay 11" at Key where I know the trees. Lines were not that bad.
    ...
  50. What is the status of buying a day ticket if you...

    What is the status of buying a day ticket if you have pass to another ski hill that had mtn collective mtn half price tix as part of the pass?
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