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    these?...

    these?

    They are a good deal if 1) you can't afford to get a new pair of 110s, 2) you want the previous flex pattern aka slightly stiffer back halves, 3) this choice of custom tops happens to be...
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    man - those BG118s pop like crazy. They must look...

    man - those BG118s pop like crazy. They must look pretty damn sensational on snow :)
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    yeah, no doubt. Just to be clear, I still...

    yeah, no doubt.

    Just to be clear, I still think that the 182 version is one best skis to have been released in this segment in a long while, even if I personally think it is a bit of roundness...
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    182s, so a different beast than 192s seemingly

    182s, so a different beast than 192s seemingly
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    I am not saying to you are saying that there is,...

    I am not saying to you are saying that there is, but there is very little to no overlap between how MF108s (and I suspect MF99s) and M102 skis. Sure, MFs are longer, but so are the rocker zones as...
  6. as for mods, I know a guy who have been...

    as for mods, I know a guy who have been experimenting with trimming the cuffs to get better range of motion. No, this picture is not an actual depiction of how much they have trimmed off - I haven't...
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    first Nipplegate, now D-wish-gate? The level...

    first Nipplegate, now D-wish-gate?

    The level of idiocy and faux political correctness that is required to take offence at that name (seemingly without even understanding where it came from),...
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    roughly 9.5 or some such (varies ever so slightly...

    roughly 9.5 or some such (varies ever so slightly by size), so pretty traditional - if not silly far back as some of Völkl's designs
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    I had to edit the damned post three times as I...

    I had to edit the damned post three times as I screwed the up the numbers that many times, hence my "too tired" line ;)
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    moving the toe back two centimeters makes for a...

    moving the toe back two centimeters makes for a -.85cm / -8,5mm mount no?

    At 328 you have 23mm too wide spacing compared to 305, so 11,5mm on each side if mounted at recommended. So by moving the...
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    Quandary and 0g -> very very nice skis guys,...

    Quandary and 0g -> very very nice skis guys, quality selection right there!
  12. I have a hard time explaining how excited I am to...

    I have a hard time explaining how excited I am to get on the new WD110s. Not relevant to this thread at all, but every change I wanted to see from the first gen have been put into the new design -...
  13. yeah, I kinda felt the same about the WC108s - a...

    yeah, I kinda felt the same about the WC108s - a bit too much / too strong tails in deeper, moist snow.

    My problem though is that I loved them on the line everywhere else, so I would be hesitant...
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    in case anybody is waiting for info on the new...

    in case anybody is waiting for info on the new Mango 90/100/110s


    Iggy also had this to say wrt how long the custom sale will be on this fall
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    i find that XT3 130 skis better than Ultra XTD...

    i find that XT3 130 skis better than Ultra XTD 130s ( a bit more burly and more dynamic flex), but that the latter tours better while still skiing very well.

    I plan to pick a new pair of Hawx...
  16. how does changes made fore/aft of the contact...

    how does changes made fore/aft of the contact points - asym be-gone and rocker profile alterations - alter BG's groomer performance?

    And yes, we agree that if skied with a two foot stance BGs do...
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    Nice! I kinda suspect that those bad boys can...

    Nice!

    I kinda suspect that those bad boys can be skied harder than they ought to be to able to, so I would go Raider. If you plan on doing massive days with lots of vert for the main part, Trofeos...
  18. yeah, I started that whole shitshow. That...

    yeah, I started that whole shitshow. That discussion didn't really leave us anything of value imho. BGs can be driven plenty hard, but you def feel the pintails if you "overdrive" them, to use Iggys...
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    I kinda disagree as their main design criteria...

    I kinda disagree as their main design criteria seemingly is to make sure that they are not disliked by lots of folks, not that they are loved by lots. Kinda uninspiring yes, but they look plenty good...
  20. the "problem" is that your description kinda...

    the "problem" is that your description kinda excludes both - WCTs due to their centered mount point that in spite of deep rocker lines and a ton of splay have rather supportive skis aft of the...
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    WTF? What is the deal? It pains me too. on a...

    WTF? What is the deal? It pains me too.

    on a side note; it always annoys me when pros take their perfectly fine skis and go ride grass/gravel/dirt with them aka just destroys them for an asinine...
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    Don't stress - WC108s do not have any titanal in...

    Don't stress - WC108s do not have any titanal in them, so they should be restocked multiple times during the season according to demand/set production cycles.

    The same cannot be said for...
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    hah - funny . I try to correct your faulty...

    hah - funny . I try to correct your faulty information, but end up typing something wrong too, so huzzah. ;) We got there in the end though :)

    The original plan was to just post a picture of the...
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    Three widths - 90, 102 and 110 :)

    Three widths - 90, 102 and 110 :)
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    yeah, makes sense :) Again, congrats on a killer...

    yeah, makes sense :) Again, congrats on a killer new quiver!
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    oh my. Very, very nice! Solid choices, both wrt...

    oh my. Very, very nice! Solid choices, both wrt model and graphics!

    So Jeff110, Wood102 and BG118s? If I can ask, what lenghts are they and what's the reasoning behind the narrower ski being the...
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    18 pages back (press the link if the picture...

    18 pages back (press the link if the picture doesn't pop up) - yeah, they look very slick indeed, Iggy's photo showcases the design very well imho


    I wonder how the Shopify roll out is...
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    yes, but the new generation of the shopify...

    yes, but the new generation of the shopify platform was also supposed to be launched today, so I am guessing that the roll out / update might take a bit of time yet. I would love to be proved wrong...
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    We have next to no info on the rider - ability...

    We have next to no info on the rider - ability level, height, weight, location - so everything so far is just information that the poster can use to nuance his/her discussion with ON3P. I do think it...
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    That could be, or it could be that putting a...

    That could be, or it could be that putting a newbie on a stock ON3P could create a threshold caused by the ski being more than he/she can easily handle that could limit the progression in the short...
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    I would just chat directly with ON3P and have...

    I would just chat directly with ON3P and have them give their take - most of the mags active in this thread are not avid park skiers, not like the same thread over at Newschoolers. (red ones =...
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    You def should, and sooner rather than later,...

    You def should, and sooner rather than later, even if it is "just" a list of available designs referring to the catalogues hosted on Issuu.

    It would probably decrease the number of questions you...
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    oh - that is freaking terrible news if so, skiing...

    oh - that is freaking terrible news if so, skiing art history lost in the electronic netherworld of overwritten/deleted.

    I remember it being mentioned on NS as well (that the files of some older...
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    it is the 15/16 BG graphic...

    it is the 15/16 BG graphic.

    And agreed, it is probably my favorite ON3P graphic ever (possibly tied with a few CD graphics).

    They should do a run BGs with all the past BG graphics. They range...
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    Sticky: Man, this info made me wanna pick up some CTs :)...

    Man, this info made me wanna pick up some CTs :)

    I really like you quiver too. You've figured out a type of ski that you like and go all in on that shape - sensible and look good as well!
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    Iggyskier aka their designer, has stated that...

    Iggyskier aka their designer, has stated that Jeffs like all ON3Ps are best at recommended, but where they can be mounted at within +/-2cm from recommended too.

    If you want to go further forward...
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    to be fair, we don't really know if there was...

    to be fair, we don't really know if there was anything wrong with said batch - either in the production or with the tune, we just know that it did not ski like Paul & crew expected or thought it...
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    Sticky: monster108s with Pindungs - that is def a combo...

    monster108s with Pindungs - that is def a combo one does not see every day. Nice :)
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    Does it require a group buy, can't it be ordered...

    Does it require a group buy, can't it be ordered through the standard custom process? I am pretty sure that it can - the same goes for the jeff9s, wren96s and wren108s.

    have you tried Gear Swap?...
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    184 Marksman measure in at 185 straight pull...

    184 Marksman measure in at 185 straight pull according to Blister, so the 186 Jeffrey is the closest in size, even if it probably is a bit stouter underfoot.

    The choice of 102 vs 108 comes down to...
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    Jeffrey/Kartel116s have always skied well and...

    Jeffrey/Kartel116s have always skied well and been more capable in difficult snow than what is arguably the norm in the wider freestyle ski segment.

    There has been a lot of subtle tweaks in its...
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    yeah, I've had the same feeling, but only with...

    yeah, I've had the same feeling, but only with full rocker skis on hard snow. If you weight them the same the inside ski becomes a squirrelfest / really turny - easy fix though, proper technique in...
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    man, following this thread in the coming weeks is...

    man, following this thread in the coming weeks is going to be quite the treat with all the awesome custom skis being delivered. The two last custom pairs look sensational.

    Man, Praxis skis just...
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    Yeah, it will be interesting to see if you feel...

    Yeah, it will be interesting to see if you feel any differences with these. I have never understood your misgivings about the asym as my understanding of the shape and my rudimentary understanding...
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    perfect - that was just what I hoped for. I have...

    perfect - that was just what I hoped for. I have not detuned as aggressively aft of the front contact point, but will experiment with it this coming winter. It makes sense though. Thanks!
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    Very interesting. Would you mind roughly marking...

    Very interesting. Would you mind roughly marking where you do what based on the current BG118 profile?
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    yes. The same thing one can say about the SG + aever + bumps in certain resorts can...
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    well, for the price...

    well, for the price one can find new ones for it could be worth a shot (there are probably quite a few out there at really competitive prices - this was literally a 30sec google search).

    Skis...
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    I am sure you've already seen these reviews, but...

    I am sure you've already seen these reviews, but if not Jonathan Ellsworth and Paul Forward of Blister have been on the last three iterations between them (though it has been debated earlier in this...
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    MHSP1497 had Iggy build him a Jeff108 with less...

    MHSP1497 had Iggy build him a Jeff108 with less camber underfoot based on his love of Caylors if my memory serves me right. He has been extremely positive in his description of said skis, so I guess...
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    yeah, my bad - just chat with / give em a call to...

    yeah, my bad - just chat with / give em a call to see if any stores near you carry em.

    That being said, I am not sure what a visual inspection will tell you that perusing them online won't. The...
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