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    Compared to a DW, PBJ, Wildcat 108/fat cat, the...

    Compared to a DW, PBJ, Wildcat 108/fat cat, the C98 rewards a more forward, driving stance. It definitely feels less razor-y (I'd use different adjectives, as I don't love the DW triple-camber, but...
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    They were great! But, in a large quiver, I found...

    They were great! But, in a large quiver, I found I wanted to be on something wider in soft snow (I'm on Rustler 11s now) and something narrower in hard snow (Commander 98s and PBJs). They are...
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    You're talking Sierra chop, Wube is talking Utah...

    You're talking Sierra chop, Wube is talking Utah "chop." Different beasts. They can get away with narrower skis there.
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    Agree with these comments. I love my 188 R11. I...

    Agree with these comments. I love my 188 R11. I like it best mounted forward of the rec line at +1.5 (I've only tried +1, rec line, and -1.).

    In this category, I've owned:
    190 Moment Bibby...
  5. Iím truly loving the Kings as the best team in...

    Iím truly loving the Kings as the best team in California. What a world!


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    Youíre so welcome! Glad I could help. Sent...

    Youíre so welcome! Glad I could help.


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    What I've found in this thread. Info is amazingly...

    What I've found in this thread. Info is amazingly sparse on the interwebs.

    I'll have a review for ya soon. :) :FIREdevil
  8. Here that's what they said about Ms. Blazin...

    Here that's what they said about Ms. Blazin Timbers, too! :FIREdevil
  9. Thread: The FIFTY

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    What skis are you and Greg on? Proto MTN 105s??...

    What skis are you and Greg on? Proto MTN 105s?? :eek:

    Emma looks like she's on the new MTN 96. What a badass.

    ETA: that looked like about my ideal (massive) day of touring for serious lines....
  10. Westcoaster has em Things have taken more...

    Westcoaster has em

    Things have taken more rides with various maggots than Blazers' mom!

    TIMBERRRRRR
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    Yo OT, you back from the tropics?? Hereís some...

    Yo OT, you back from the tropics?? Hereís some cold fuel.

    Solid for November

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    Dis still needs cover...
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    pm SENT.
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    Sticky: Keep kids skiing pass it down thread...keep it going

    Twin special:

    2 kids harnesses

    BD Momentum kids full body. Used once.

    Edelrid Fraggle II. XS. Used 5-10 days.


    $60+shipping for both? Iím in Truckee CA.
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    Cmon man - they're gonna open Gold Coast! GOLD...

    Cmon man - they're gonna open Gold Coast! GOLD COAST!!! In 8 days!!!
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    Show us yer Touring Quivers!

    The mid-winter quiver

    187 Praxis Protests with Alpinists
    191 4FRNT Hojis with ATK-made Moment Voyager 14s

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    TAHOE 22/23 -THE YEAR OF THE (t)RAM

    Donkey Kong!


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    My kids did Buddy Werner when they were 5, and I...

    My kids did Buddy Werner when they were 5, and I tailgun-coached their team. It was fun. (It was $260/kid.) They mostly skied Boreal, but homebase is Soda Springs if they have enough snow. Some...
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    Thanks for posting! Done. Sent from my...

    Thanks for posting! Done.


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    That's rad - Fasa told me that's his favorite pow...

    That's rad - Fasa told me that's his favorite pow ski. He was trying to tell me I'd like it better than Chipotle Banana. He was pretty convincing lol.

    As I said to somebody in the Moment chat, my...
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    I thought I posted this here, but can't find it....

    I thought I posted this here, but can't find it. Anyway...

    I'm hoping to trade my pair of pristine 190 Wildcat Tour 108s for 188 Commander Tours. Mounted once for Voyager at rec line for 325 BSL....
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    longshot bump
  22. Thread: The FIFTY

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    Idea for the last/50th episode:...

    Idea for the last/50th episode: FAAAAAAAMMMMMILLLLYYYY RUN on Bloody.

    Back in the day, we would all meet up at the top of KT or Granite or whatever top of the mountain we were on at 3:00 for a...
  23. His knee injury (meniscus and bone bruise) is...

    His knee injury (meniscus and bone bruise) is lingering since Jan. 2022. He had a second surgery in September. He's struggled with injuries throughout his career. Hope he can overcome this one, but...
  24. Thanks for starting this thread TJ. I'll be the...

    Thanks for starting this thread TJ. I'll be the lone Bulls fan in here, wondering if an injury-free year will ever happen. If LaVine and Lonzo Ball stay healthy, it's a pretty damn good roster.
    ...
  25. Thanks for your work, lepiste On that...

    Thanks for your work, lepiste



    On that note, Truckee Dirt Union is looking for folks to contribute to our work promoting mountain biking in the Truckee area. We were out walking alignments...
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    Anyone have anything they'd like to rant about?

    And in CARHARTTS no less! The audacity.


    https://youtu.be/IG5sGEJdWXE

    Brage don't sweat

    I forgot to add...he's also doing it on FLAT pedals and with NO GLOVES and with a RAG or something...
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    Way back when, 15-20 years ago (fuck I'm old),...

    Way back when, 15-20 years ago (fuck I'm old), that place was really unique and truly amazing. It was an oasis in the middle of nowhere. Good food just down an insane pass from amazing crystalline...
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    If it really did sell for $16 million, theyíre...

    If it really did sell for $16 million, theyíre building something big. Ainít gonna be a restaurant and gas station.

    Not a gas station with fish tacos and lobster taquitos, bluegrass bands...
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    Is the Daily Mail correct that the Mobil Mart...

    Is the Daily Mail correct that the Mobil Mart sold?!? Say it ainít so!


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    100% recommend waiting until you can get the...

    100% recommend waiting until you can get the fully monty - the IRT is where the magic happens.

    You can often find the Pro on 20% off. Well worth it.
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    Ha - do I know you? I got mine at the Hub too....

    Ha - do I know you? I got mine at the Hub too. Those are my people....because I spend all my money there haha.

    I understand that when you run a 27.5" wheel, you get less speed out of the motor,...
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    That's super annoying. Here's the pro maggot tip...

    That's super annoying. Here's the pro maggot tip I learned: if you crop them ever so slightly (like one pixel) before posting to TGR, then post, they will retain the orientation you want.

    No idea...
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    You like??? Yep. I've just received...

    You like???



    Yep.

    I've just received some offset bushings. Will pop one of those in the rear for now with the Float X. That will drop the HTA to 64.5-65*. I'm running it 160 (Mezzer) / 140...
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    Mo-Ped'aling is right. Fuckin hell, love the...

    Mo-Ped'aling is right. Fuckin hell, love the zapper. Really eases pulling kids and/or trailbuilding tools up the hill. Also eases the load on my sad knee.

    Thinking about throwing a 27.5 rear on...
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    You guys are doing it all wrong. Flats? No...

    You guys are doing it all wrong.

    Flats? No way man, too much steeeeeeeze! It must hurt your dick to get laid that often.

    Clipless? I smell a dirt roadie... stanky spandex incoming.

    Duh,...
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    Offset BUSHINGS ...

    Offset BUSHINGS

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    Thanks for posting. Doc is recommending HA...

    Thanks for posting. Doc is recommending HA injections for my 42-year old OA patellofemoral joint.

    Successful for you, Bandit Man?
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    I'm 42, just diagnosed with OA in my...

    I'm 42, just diagnosed with OA in my patellofemoral joint. I've been working with PTs for a while - that has helped.

    Looking into platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections. Also considering hyaluronic...
  39. Great article in Freehub by Kurt Gensheimer about...

    Great article in Freehub by Kurt Gensheimer about local MTB legend Jonnie Benda (aka JP) - think you have to be a subscriber to read for now: https://freehubmag.com/features/time-flies

    On that...
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    Review: 4frnt hoji

    2021/22 191 Hoji w 4-Lock: 2177 and 2197 grams per ski
    W Voyager 14s: 2560 and 2578 grams

    Kinda portly but damn they ski good in spring conditions. Just got them mounted in late April so no cold...
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    Suhweet. How did you get a new one??? (I gave...

    Suhweet. How did you get a new one???

    (I gave up on new, and found mine used on PB.)
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    Buddy was suggesting chewing gum. This seemed...

    Buddy was suggesting chewing gum. This seemed slightly (?) better. I had lost some fluid before I plugged it, but the plug held for the whole ride. Front brake was running about 20% power all day -...
  43. Just drove 267 to KB. There's a center line...

    Just drove 267 to KB. There's a center line rumble strip from the Truckee airport all the way over Brockway.

    They look like this:...
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    Badass - the new Rail. That thing looks sweet. ...

    Badass - the new Rail. That thing looks sweet.

    Would love hear feedback on those wheels too.
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    Iíve never used a dart, but bacon works for brake...

    Iíve never used a dart, but bacon works for brake levers!

    10 minutes into a 5 hour ride.

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    Sweet looking bike. What is it? Also donít think...

    Sweet looking bike. What is it? Also donít think Iíve ever seen those wheels before.

    Hereís my entry: new to me (used) Spire XT. Threw on my Storia and Ergon saddle and grips from my Patrol (now...
  47. RIP to an OV homie who I spent many a day with at...

    RIP to an OV homie who I spent many a day with at the Resort Formerly Known As. Super bummed. Fucking 89. Box truck drifted over the double yellow lines into oncoming traffic. Hug yer people and...
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    What's custom? The Beck/FRD topsheet? What layup...

    What's custom? The Beck/FRD topsheet? What layup - Flex 3, UL? SO tasty.

    Bump for some incredibly beautiful skis that I wish I had a reason to buy!
  49. Fucking awful shit. Hope she is found soon. I...

    Fucking awful shit. Hope she is found soon.

    I came here to post pics and lament the lack of lift towers on the new Red Dog alignment (but at least foundation/forms for the base terminal), but...
  50. FT: 190 Moment Wildcat Tour 108 for 188 Commander Tour (longshot!)

    Anybody wanna trade? WCT108s are damn pristine. Shamefully so.

    423160

    Mounted 1x for Voyagers (basically, ATK FR14) at rec line for 325 BSL
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