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  1. Thread: NFL 2019/2020

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    NFL wanted him to agree not to sue if he remained...

    NFL wanted him to agree not to sue if he remained unsigned after the workout. Kaep's team responded with with a standard injury form.
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    QST seems like a good option. I haven't tried...

    QST seems like a good option. I haven't tried the 99, but I've been impressed with the versatility of my 106. They do well on firm, and surprisingly well in powder too.

    I have the 188 which...
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    Sent. Muchas Gracias!

    Sent. Muchas Gracias!
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    Agreed. It's likely the way of the majority, but...

    Agreed. It's likely the way of the majority, but the presumption that there aren't folks in this community and elsewhere that possess the minimal moral fortitude that's required to boycott a petulant...
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    TGR Truck threads are the best. A summary: OP...

    TGR Truck threads are the best. A summary:

    OP - "I WANT a truck! Tell me why I NEED a truck!"

    Response 1 - "Welcome to TEAM TRUCK! Get any kind of TRUCK. Big truck, small truck, I like TRUCK...
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    Along those lines, family friend was supposed to...

    Along those lines, family friend was supposed to be on Pan Am 103. Missed her flight.
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    If by "top kit" you mean the "summer lid" that is...

    If by "top kit" you mean the "summer lid" that is not plumbed with airbag parts, I'm super very extra interested in that component alone if you'd consider selling separately.
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    Hell yeah man! Missed this the first time around....

    Hell yeah man! Missed this the first time around. Stoked to see what you come up with on the new path towards realizing your vision.
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    Not owned by the same people. They interview...

    Not owned by the same people. They interview Bruce Edgerly in the article.
  10. Cane Creek 40 headsets are fairly common spec on...

    Cane Creek 40 headsets are fairly common spec on mountain bikes, and the bottom bearing is notorious for being trashed almost immediately. I didn't even ask CC for a replacement, just some questions...
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    Like many here and elsewhere, I posted a bit of a...

    Like many here and elsewhere, I posted a bit of a rant (on a different platform) today, and *politely suggested that others consider taking their business elsewhere.

    Just got a message from an old...
  12. Thread: Dear Hestra

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    I have these gloves, and tend to think they're...

    I have these gloves, and tend to think they're kinda meh. Strap is always flopping due to bad velcro, not warm enough for me during winter. My pair is probably not in measurably better condition...
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    Thanks for the suggestions. I wasn't able to...

    Thanks for the suggestions. I wasn't able to find any cracks in the torsion springs or arches. The arches are definitely nicked up, possibly bent but not in any way that's obvious to the naked eye....
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    Didn't think it was possible, but my old ATAC...

    Didn't think it was possible, but my old ATAC Aliums seem to be dying? Lately my left pedal has been spontaneously ejecting my foot during hard upward pulls (up and over drops etc.) I believe the...
  15. I pull the presta valve core. The core-less...

    I pull the presta valve core. The core-less valve will take any standard schraeder fill up thingy and opens up the valve for faster flow/fill
  16. It's great that the gear is in good shape, but...

    It's great that the gear is in good shape, but these aren't vintage Porsches, and only a select few are gonna have a sweet spot for some cult classic gear. New model skis are available for $300-$400...
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    Free pickup in Golden, CO or cost of shipping: ...

    Free pickup in Golden, CO or cost of shipping:

    180cm Atomic Powder +, bindings not included

    https://drive.google.com/uc?export=download&id=17BgQvwWTxUiKlOxey35ZTBkf5gnIC7Lm
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    FS: CHEAP & FREE (Scarpa F1, POW+, 997)

    Snow is falling and I need to clear some clutter. Questions or offers here or via PM.

    Scarpa F1

    Details:
    - Size 26.5/27 BSL 297mm
    - Condition: Fair
    - These have seen plenty of rock...
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    Interesting. The lower bearing died on my 40 in...

    Interesting. The lower bearing died on my 40 in less than one season. Shopping for a replacement now. Sounds like the 110 may not be worth the upgrade?
  20. Thread: Travel Ski

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    Was searching for a different thread and ran...

    Was searching for a different thread and ran across this - figured I'd update.

    I ended up with an older model 188 QST 106 (orange topsheets) mounted with Vipecs. A 181cm would likely have been a...
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    They ended up sending me the Enduro brand...

    They ended up sending me the Enduro brand bearings so I'm all set parts-wise. What do you recommend for pressing new ones in? I figured I could rig up a ghetto press with bolts/nuts/washers but if...
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    FWIW I crapped on Transition in the /rant thread...

    FWIW I crapped on Transition in the /rant thread for how they handled a previous warranty claim of mine. In short, my pivot bearings were toast after < 15rides (2017 Patrol) in CO dry conditions. ...
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    Great short. Wasn't aware of Jim's family...

    Great short. Wasn't aware of Jim's family background - can't imagine recovering from something like that, let alone thriving.

    Such a baller line by that final Sherpa: "Everest, Lhotse, Ama...
  24. Fun to see Marcus ripping up the hill I grew up...

    Fun to see Marcus ripping up the hill I grew up skiing
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    Mmmmm snowsteak

    Mmmmm snowsteak
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    My understanding was always that they've never...

    My understanding was always that they've never been changed since the first model. Then I saw Cody claim in one of his FIFTY episodes that the tail on the new ones is stiffer than in the past, but...
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    Diving into this thread at my own peril. I've...

    Diving into this thread at my own peril. I've posted my thoughts on athletes/activists who's advertised causes seem to lack honesty in a different CG thread (FFS guys, two CG threads, really?). Now...
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    Surprised at the number of TIME people on here. ...

    Surprised at the number of TIME people on here. I've had good luck with my cheap ATACs. Came from Crank bros, never ridden an SPD.
    ATACs have good float, bombproof, but heavy. Other downside is...
  29. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    While I agree that direct confrontation doesn't...

    While I agree that direct confrontation doesn't seem to be happening, my anecdotal observation is that the passive aggressive bullshit is all over the place.

    In almost every lift ride...
  30. Thread: Ikon Pass

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    I doubt it. I rode lifts all over the US on a...

    I doubt it. I rode lifts all over the US on a Collective Pass this season, and the difference between the local attitude towards IKONers vs CollectiveErs was stark. I listened to incessant local...
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    No love for the Walnut Cafe(s) for breakfast? ...

    No love for the Walnut Cafe(s) for breakfast? I'm admittedly not a frequent breakfast goer but I always thought the Walnut was solid no frills.
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    I used a Scarpa F1 in mine last season as the...

    I used a Scarpa F1 in mine last season as the stock liner was too cold for me. F1 liner was a bit thin, skied softer than stock, but toured much better.
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    The tri fold mattresses are a nice plug n play...

    The tri fold mattresses are a nice plug n play option IMO if they fit your vehicle:

    https://www.amazon.com/Milliard-Folding-Mattress-Ultra-Washable/dp/B00W67PAPK

    Otherwise you can buy anything...
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    Scarpa F1: I used these for 2+ spring seasons...

    Scarpa F1: I used these for 2+ spring seasons primarily on bigger mountaineering objectives. The boot walks amazing, skis well, and is plenty stiff (I'm 160lb). The forward lean is severe. I have...
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    Yeah I actually watched the YouTube vid first,...

    Yeah I actually watched the YouTube vid first, and subsequently binged all Barkley Marathons content I could find. Totally fascinating, mostly because "Laz" is such a great character.
  36. Thread: NFL 2019/2020

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    Vikings fan, and not a Cousins apologist by any...

    Vikings fan, and not a Cousins apologist by any means, but the dude seems to be a lightning rod for criticism regardless of circumstance. Fans like to pin all credit and blame on QBs, because fans...
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    Goddamn BC is so rad for MTB. No better place to...

    Goddamn BC is so rad for MTB. No better place to cash in the fun tickets.

    Many good recs given for Squamish area so far. Generally I think Alice Lakes has more of the uniquely Squamish tech...
  38. Thread: Trucks.

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    An opinion that you almost certainly don't want...

    An opinion that you almost certainly don't want to hear: none of your stated requirements scream "needs a truck." Plenty of other options out there that will be much better for the stuff you'll be...
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    Just dropping in because I'd never heard of the...

    Just dropping in because I'd never heard of the Barkley Marathons until this weekend. Holy shit.
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    What a Normie! Like anything, the jaded will...

    What a Normie! Like anything, the jaded will throw shade.

    I'm definitely guilty of droning on about how much fun I think surfing is. I suck at it, just started, but I love it. If the...
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    Needs moar mudflapz, duallys, and a bear mural. ...

    Needs moar mudflapz, duallys, and a bear mural. Like so:

    https://www.kijiji.ca/v-cars-trucks/calgary/1965-chevy-off-road-camper-van/1456032923?enableSearchNavigationFlag=true
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    Yes. According to Expo 1" added to either side...

    Yes. According to Expo 1" added to either side of the exterior, netting 4" of additional interior width (somehow). More here:
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    Why is this an issue? They claim to have based...

    Why is this an issue? They claim to have based the flex pattern and rocker profile off of the pair of skis that the designer of the skis has deemed to be the best version. The age of this "test...
  44. Roger that. Thanks for the info!

    Roger that. Thanks for the info!
  45. Micol, have the "Don't ever wash" instructions...

    Micol, have the "Don't ever wash" instructions always been in place for the jackets? I don't remember seeing it before, and I've been hearing a lot of the opposite opinion lately (ie lots of talk...
  46. Thanks for the info. With any luck maybe I'll be...

    Thanks for the info. With any luck maybe I'll be able to take you up on that inspection some day. For now, I can't in good conscience own one of these without being able to house it in a garage.
    ...
  47. Really? Man that's music to my ears. Dream rig...

    Really? Man that's music to my ears. Dream rig is and always has been a 85+ manual 60, in desert beige. Basically this:
    ...
  48. Thread: Shiffrin

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    Pretty damn good I thought!

    Pretty damn good I thought!
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    Trains were pretty easy in Italy when I took my...

    Trains were pretty easy in Italy when I took my MTB to Val Gardena last November. Most will have a car specifically for carrying bikes, and you'll need to purchase an additional (very cheap) ticket...
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    Cyclepath in Portland built me a nice wheel when...

    Cyclepath in Portland built me a nice wheel when I was passing through, and I recall seeing every one of the brands you mention. Not sure if they demo, but might be worth a call.
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