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    As stated the liner is stiffer as is the shaft...

    As stated the liner is stiffer as is the shaft plastic. Liner is more akin to something out of a Cochise 130. Power strap is a bit different as opposed to the normal hoji. ROM good but not friction...
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    A Vulcan without tongue is a complete noodle, at...

    A Vulcan without tongue is a complete noodle, at least for me. Granted I weigh 90 kg without gear and it usually isn’t that cold here. Plus I like touring on heavy fat alpine skis, sometimes with pin...
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    In general yes, the heel feels perhaps slightly...

    In general yes, the heel feels perhaps slightly wider, using intuition tour wraps molded for the Vulcans to test. Instep same, perhaps lower on the free.

    Using the sidas liner the boot is...
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    Carpet testing a pair right now. Not sure what to...

    Carpet testing a pair right now. Not sure what to think. It sure feels burly, both liner and shell are higher than the Vulcan. The new buckles close super nice with a slight locking click when...
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    Cochise 130 w/pro wrap and booster inbounds and...

    Cochise 130 w/pro wrap and booster inbounds and Vulcans w/tour wrap for longer tours. Weigh 90kgs without gear.

    Don’t have nor have skied xtd 130’s. I read/hear they are better than Vulcans....
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    Yes. Most of the touring that I do is lift...

    Yes. Most of the touring that I do is lift accessed, perfect ski/binding combination for that, anything under 1200m of vert is fine, for me. No longer have a lightweight setup, instead have a boot...
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    Wildcat 108 and bibby next to each...
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    Straight pull 188 and a couple tenths. Mounted...

    Straight pull 188 and a couple tenths.

    Mounted at -100 from tip or -6 from center. Would not go back.

    Rocker profile same as wildcat 118 perhaps less camber makes the rocket line look deeper....
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    Quick take on the regular wildcat 108 proto In...

    Quick take on the regular wildcat 108 proto In 190 mounted with shifts. This is one of the best skis I’ve been on in ten years. Runs damp and remains strong through the entire turn. Not a lot of...
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    The bro bra shuttle scene on the north lake was...

    The bro bra shuttle scene on the north lake was not my bag. Garda is pretty overplayed in my opinion. I like flowier trails than 601 etc with less loose rocks and blocky, i have that at home. But to...
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    Finale Ligure for biking. Don't know who has good...

    Finale Ligure for biking. Don't know who has good rentals. Or go North.
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    Get the yt. I love my Capra. At the price point...

    Get the yt. I love my Capra. At the price point performance and components are hard to beat. Check out canyon as well. Not sure how available both are in trumpland.
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    I have broken heel boot fittings before as well,...

    I have broken heel boot fittings before as well, and not noticed till days afterwards. Still I am for cutting the horseshoe off. Heel pins break as well. So fuck it.
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    Perhaps the power transfer is better with the...

    Perhaps the power transfer is better with the kingpin. That doesn't make it ski better with wide skis in variable conditions.

    On hard icey crap snow the beast 16 is more forgiving and elastic. At...
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    You sheared 3 or 4 side screws while skiing the...

    You sheared 3 or 4 side screws while skiing the beast 16 and/or other tech bindings? If so crazy.

    Yes the heel spur does not play well with all alpine bindings (pivots for example, marker not...
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    You're not the only one. Although kingpins tour...

    You're not the only one. Although kingpins tour better and for me are better at doing kick turns. Kingpins ski way too rigid for an everyday inbounds tech binding with sidecountry option. Beast 16s...
  18. Cut the horseshoe and grind off superfluous...

    Cut the horseshoe and grind off superfluous material. I have done this and posted about this in the other beast threads. It will work with beasts/tech bindings and pivots/alpine bindings.
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    Hacksaw and a grinder.

    Hacksaw and a grinder.
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    No epoxy. Never epoxied any tech heel fitting...

    No epoxy. Never epoxied any tech heel fitting ever. I am not a small dude either. With full gear over 100kg. Do you think dynafit epoxies in their master insert? Personally more worried about tech...
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    Posted in another thread, but perhaps I should...

    Posted in another thread, but perhaps I should post here as well. Trimmed/ground down my beast inserts. Have been skiing them as pictured all season without issue so far. Bindings used are p18, beast...
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    197044 197045 Works without problems in...

    197044
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    Works without problems in beasts, kingpin, p18. No prereleases with any of the above. Should have done this years ago.
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    Try blacksheepsports in munich. Great shop, speak...

    Try blacksheepsports in munich. Great shop, speak English. Maybe they will ship to North America if they have stock.
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    Obviously it is screwed from the inside, and it's...

    Obviously it is screwed from the inside, and it's thicker throughout. I'm trimming my beast inserts. Enough horseshoe bullshit.
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    Dynafit Beast horseshoe and WTR boots

    What about simply trimming down the horseshoe? (Not the height but the width/length) Make your own master insert per se. No more side screws and no interference with pivot arms.

    Do the side screws...
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    Leave them on. Don't forget no gap (.1mm or some...

    Leave them on. Don't forget no gap (.1mm or some stupid shit) with rad 2.
  27. herr plague what i have done when flying to the...

    herr plague what i have done when flying to the usa is to discharge the cylinder and to physically unscrew the top off (super easy when using a vise). place all those parts in a ziplock bag,...
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    Yes. Demo is the same hole pattern.

    Yes. Demo is the same hole pattern.
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    Swing weight and feel. My info was that (of late)...

    Swing weight and feel. My info was that (of late) the Japanese market was where they sold the most (life-link) poles.

    There might be some carbon pro poles in a warehouse somewhere. Not sure if...
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    Yes. Not sure what the Japanese will use as a...

    Yes. Not sure what the Japanese will use as a replacement, Scott maybe.
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    One is for vertical release one for lateral...

    One is for vertical release one for lateral release. Just like most (90%) every tech binding on the market today... Jerry is that you, rockin the 16 din beasts set on 6? ;)
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    Mr. Chicken I am confident enough that my old...

    Mr. Chicken I am confident enough that my old lady, with broken knees, rides cochises in sth bindings with tech soles. I would as well.

    Not sure what machine your shop uses.... Or how theirs...
  33. Lee when are going to grace us with a highly...

    Lee when are going to grace us with a highly detailed comparison article and put an end to the madness?

    Not sure Dunfee should bei the one to review the blue ones and red skis ;)
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    1.) So you want an inbounds boot for both alpine...

    1.) So you want an inbounds boot for both alpine bindings and beast?
    2.) A lightweight sub 1200g touring boot? (Beast compattable?)

    You have Cochise 130's? When I bench test those with tech soles...
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    Okay. First I've heard. The dalbello rep said it...

    Okay. First I've heard. The dalbello rep said it that was an option, but I haven't tried/or seen that myself. Maybe it's good that the beast fitting doesn't line up? Being offset might help...
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    No boot with pins will ever meet DIN ISO norm for...

    No boot with pins will ever meet DIN ISO norm for alpine bindings. Regardless of the soles. Toe lug must be smooth all the way around. You could of course get the TI and put regular soles from the SP...
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    Dunfee is the go to contact for all things rax...

    Dunfee is the go to contact for all things rax related.

    If you need some sweet carvers for the none existent terrain park drop a pm.
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    The skiing sucks and it never really gets cold...

    The skiing sucks and it never really gets cold enough. Better just stay away, and spread the word. I hear Tunisia is the place to be.
  39. cannot say anything positive about dynafit...

    cannot say anything positive about dynafit liners. they, as most liners, have very little to do with how well or poorly the shell itself fits a given a foot. out of the box of course.

    touring with...
  40. try the 26 shell... i'm a 12 street shoe and wide...

    try the 26 shell... i'm a 12 street shoe and wide 108mm feet in a 28 vulcan with an intuition pro wrap (no punches). as everyone else has said, shell fit the boots properly, and fingering doesn't...
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    nice! the stache suits you for sure. clearly you...

    nice! the stache suits you for sure. clearly you are the one keeping the scene alive.
  42. Regardless of what you have seen the plastic...

    Regardless of what you have seen the plastic piece needs to be turned 180degrees around. It can be done without removing the entire toe. The slots for the toe lock should be open. It's pretty obvious...
  43. well you've obviously never toured with the...

    well you've obviously never toured with the setup... the plastic piece with the slots that prevents the toepiece from rotating is mounted backwards. oops
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    at least it won't rain all summer, have that...

    at least it won't rain all summer, have that going for you. comparing the medicore to marginal co ski areas to the ones he listed is a waste of time. do something non-european, buy a sled and...
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    Wait a second... You have beasts? Finally you're...

    Wait a second... You have beasts? Finally you're on a pin binding. Stoked for you. They give you skis to test them with as well?

    Careful prying up that brake lock/1st position riser. Kitten popped...
  46. Völkl Code Speedwall L (or S) Uvo. depends on...

    Völkl Code Speedwall L (or S) Uvo. depends on what radius you want, could be that ski. tip/tail rocker and camber. perhaps the Salomon X-Race fits the specs you mentioned better, also worth a look. i...
  47. Have both pro wraps and sidas central high slim...

    Have both pro wraps and sidas central high slim liners molded for my vulcans. Wraps ski better, but tour dramatically worse. If you have a tight shell fit, less than 8mm behind heel I recommend the...
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    based on what i see on a daily basis and have...

    based on what i see on a daily basis and have seen, a rather large and alarming amount of people ski "off-piste", even if it is only between pistes, or next to the piste with reckless abandon. of...
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    by my alpcount it is 56 deaths (edit: including...

    by my alpcount it is 56 deaths (edit: including the two in baden-württemberg). not sure on skier visit numbers alps vs. na. are the euro numbers published somewhere? perhaps there over 20 million...
  50. Perfect time to make the switch....

    Perfect time to make the switch....
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