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    190? Did not like the 184's, went w a 190 dwt and...

    190? Did not like the 184's, went w a 190 dwt and loving it. 5'10 185 ski fast af with zero technique
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    Interesting - does the back mesh work? I also...

    Interesting - does the back mesh work? I also notice it looks like dynafit discontinued the jacket and doesn't make any w a back like that?

    I've been thinking about this as I run warm and am...
  3. you're good brah. if this is anything like the...

    you're good brah. if this is anything like the guajillo salsa from a joint called guajillo's in san antonio, tx it is immortal, immune to malfeasance and can cause no harm

    seriously though best...
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    Wait you're saying you would RATHER ski the 108...

    Wait you're saying you would RATHER ski the 108 in the afternoon of a tracked out powder day???? grotesque
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    just spent two days in a tlt7 performance and...

    just spent two days in a tlt7 performance and quite enjoying it. got em for $200 with two days on em soooo hard to complain but my thoughts on fit are - i have a 110mm forefoot and sixth toe that...
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    Yup I took them on an Alaska trip and never...

    Yup I took them on an Alaska trip and never wanted for another ski... for a grab it and go ski it just mad more conditions more enjoyable than a Bibby, bg or any 108ish all mountain nonsense

    The...
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    Always love your attention to detail, Thom ...

    Always love your attention to detail, Thom

    Crazy though! Protests are unsinkable for most ppl, while I've found Quixotes and GPO's more willing to submarine on me than bibbys, bgs, etc.... I'd say...
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    La Sportiva Vega

    Sorry bout the injury

    I'm sure you probably just wanna burn the boots and bindings in a barrel fire after that kind of injury, bot honestly I've been able to correct that degree of toe / heel...
  9. FS: Freeride Systems everything Pants Pants Pants baselayer & lounger

    Whoops. But still stoked on these pantaloons. Thanks micol and wrg

    My vote on the lounger front is for #1 - lime fleece pants are gonna be dope. With multiple colors I’d add an extra pair

    Not...
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  11. Appreciate all of the input. Just making sure...

    Appreciate all of the input.

    Just making sure I wasn’t missing anything about Corvallis. Obviously HR and Bend are a completely different story. I went to school in Portland and skied all four...
  12. Can you elaborate on the ‘activities’? Spoiled as...

    Can you elaborate on the ‘activities’? Spoiled as I’m used to driving 15 minutes to a backcountry ski trailhead and 5 mins to a bougie grocery store


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  13. My wife has a professional opportunity in...

    My wife has a professional opportunity in Corvallis. Any reason to take the loaded gun away from my head?

    I have a transferrable skill set and I'm sure I can find a job. Right now, though, I ski...
  14. 1 lounger por favor - thanks for putting this...

    1 lounger por favor - thanks for putting this together
  15. Big time! What’s better than a couple laps of...

    Big time! What’s better than a couple laps of consistent blower for 2500 feet? Consistent blower when you’re expecting dust on crust

    Out the door now for more
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    Last weekend I got to the top of a moderately...

    Last weekend I got to the top of a moderately trafficked backcountry run outside of mammoth for our third lap. Guy and his buddy say ‘can we follow your tracks?’

    After a fair bit of conversation...
  17. I picked up the mountain hardware polartec alpha...

    I picked up the mountain hardware polartec alpha vest (kor strata, I think??) for super cheap this year. I wear it with a merino baselayer or thin sun hoody for early morning skinning. Down to about...
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    I had a pair of bd poles with a rubber grippy...

    I had a pair of bd poles with a rubber grippy down below the handle for sidehilling. I HATED the way it felt in my hand, so wrapped athletic tape (same as hockey tape or bat tape) around it. It was...
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    Doebedoe- stoked for ya. I’d take seriously the...

    Doebedoe- stoked for ya. I’d take seriously the training for downhills and keep in mind that skiing MAY give you an advantage in handling eccentric loads. I am also not a racer but can run downs...
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    Fool - that would be my go to if the biggest work...

    Fool - that would be my go to if the biggest work event of the year weren’t that weekend.

    Looking at the bear 50m, three bears in Idaho or cascade super ultra


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    I've done this. September is a totally doable...

    I've done this. September is a totally doable time frame for a 50k. Second the uphill athlete book - lays out training basics nicely.


    FWIW - I'm planning to ramp to a 50 miler around that time...
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    my wife bought a food dehydrator that goes to...

    my wife bought a food dehydrator that goes to 175. suuuper temp stable, cost like $100. Haven't used it to heat liners but have cooked leather gloves and the like so far
  23. Haha ya man f covid lines are insane 360551 ...

    Haha ya man f covid lines are insane
    360551

    Trailhead parking was full - saw 5 ppl today. It’s a good life boys



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  24. They had staff skiing 10 end of day yesterday but...

    They had staff skiing 10 end of day yesterday but it never opened - also thought that was odd. Yeah ridge was closed but the terrain directly beneath it was open. Hadn’t experienced that before but...
  25. Waiting for a buddy at the trailhead this morning...

    Waiting for a buddy at the trailhead this morning and reminiscing yesterday. Freshies all day at the wood. Skied pretty darn bottomless except over cliffs. Not many photos as we skied bell to bell...
  26. I wouldn’t bet on it jorion. Looks like about 2...

    I wouldn’t bet on it jorion. Looks like about 2 feet at foothill when coming down Carson pass yesterday. Looked at it and though ehhhhh almost but probably not? And I definitely err on the side of...
  27. my spirit is with this man my corporal body is...

    my spirit is with this man

    my corporal body is getting work done to take tomorrow and friday off though... tried to book a buddy ticket at the wood for a friend tomorrow and it says 'not yet...
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    not a huge deal at all. in the same motion that...

    not a huge deal at all. in the same motion that one would release or retract the brakes, you turn the heel 180. Turns super easy, doesn't turn when you don't want it to. You can do it while ripping...
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    yyyup or a bibby w/ deathwish camber... ...

    yyyup or a bibby w/ deathwish camber...

    flyingskiguy - this is an absolutely awesome build. my interest would be in a longer, damper version. Would you say that this build carves better than a...
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    Possibly interested - just sent a message tck ...

    Possibly interested - just sent a message tck


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  31. when this weds-thurs storm disappears on tuesday,...

    when this weds-thurs storm disappears on tuesday, blame vail. having to reserve weekdays is like actively jinxing that shit every time someone books one
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    I beg to differ. The voyager does NOT ski like a...

    I beg to differ. The voyager does NOT ski like a kingpin or any other binding with an alpine style heel. I have about 14 days on voyagers, probably 40 on kingpins, and two on a friend's tectons.
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  33. I think you’d like the bmt’s, Thom. Traditional...

    I think you’d like the bmt’s, Thom. Traditional mount, can be driven but also quite loose. A style that gets along with gpo’s transfers quite directly.

    Next level of float compared to 187 ul...
  34. yyyup I'm touring on bmt 122's - they definitely...

    yyyup I'm touring on bmt 122's - they definitely are another level of float compared to gpo's and the like in the bc. they make days where avalanche terrain is not in the plan fun by how well they...
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    welcome to tgr! 174 is wayyy too long you are...

    welcome to tgr! 174 is wayyy too long you are going to die
  36. thanks bro

    thanks bro
  37. Yup skied several quick laps this morning of...

    Yup skied several quick laps this morning of surprisingly good hotpow below tree line around rose. Holy snowplay this weekend

    I had scheduled an overnight tour next weekend that my buddy is...
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    If the determining factor is pin insertion depth...

    If the determining factor is pin insertion depth into the fitting, a binding with elasticity in the heel won't change whether you should set the depth at 4mm or decrease by a mm because of the spur...
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    Damn these ppl would be dead AF if they weren't...

    Damn these ppl would be dead AF if they weren't white

    From Ex parte Bollman & Swarthout (1807): "...a person could be convicted of treason for levying war only if there was an “actual assemblage...
  40. after watching the 5-10 yo's shred at the wood...

    after watching the 5-10 yo's shred at the wood today, i got home and told my wife that if we ever have kids in ski school it's gonna be at the wood. make the little ones at rose look like infants...
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    Sold. That was quick Sent from my iPhone...

    Sold. That was quick


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    FS Marker Kingpin 13s - $275

    Set of marker kingpin 13s with brand new toe pieces. Marker replaced the toes with brand new ones. Moderate wear on heels - fully functional. The serial number on the heels indicates these were not...
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    Thanks isbd. Also glad to see those ssl’s on my...

    Thanks isbd. Also glad to see those ssl’s on my old protests are working out! Many slarves I won’t forget on those sticks

    Pm inbound Jon


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    Thanks guys. Looks like I’ll order the ssl from...

    Thanks guys. Looks like I’ll order the ssl from euroland and some adjustment plates from Ashland, Oregon to re use the heel holes

    Saw reference earlier to people wishing b and d would make anti...
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    seriously. bibby + surfiness has been what i'm...

    seriously. bibby + surfiness has been what i'm looking for in an inbounds dd
  46. ha yah bro - it was good skiing this morning....

    ha yah bro - it was good skiing this morning. That was me, wobby. Very good this am on the untracked, crusty where ppl had been. Moon was epic too.

    If anyone sees a one-poled skin track give me a...
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    picking up some UL skis with one dynafit radical...

    picking up some UL skis with one dynafit radical mount. Is the atk trofeo enough better than the dynafit ssl to be worth putting more holes in the skis? Looks like I could re use all toe holes for...
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    I shipped some skis to Denver last month. USPS...

    I shipped some skis to Denver last month. USPS priority. They were marked as DELIVERED but to the wrong zip code. Buyer was home at the time, they were not delivered. I refunded payment after the...
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    ^^ i can't read. continue

    ^^ i can't read. continue
  50. Stopped by the office this morning - there is a...

    Stopped by the office this morning - there is a large temporary structure going up in the parking lot of renown’s south meadows location.


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