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    Especially easy if you put the stock liner (or...

    Especially easy if you put the stock liner (or Intuitions I assume) on first and then insert into boot. For resort days I use a cork liner out of Nordica Grand Prixs and with these I can't insert...
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    Surprisingly, except for the big dump last...

    Surprisingly, except for the big dump last September (I left for CA), every fall for the last number of years have been excellent riding right up to Nov 1 and then like a switch winter turns on.
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    At least you guys are still biking. We haven't...

    At least you guys are still biking. We haven't had good riding since beginning of September and the skiing's shit.
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    I agree Revelstoke is somewhat overrated, you...

    I agree Revelstoke is somewhat overrated, you can't deny there's a lot of fucking around (out AND back) for relatively short stints of vert (unless Kill the Banker goes), the cliffs and many sidehits...
  5. I'm pretty sure they have RES, what they don't...

    I'm pretty sure they have RES, what they don't have is the Asymmetry of the BG.
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    Rax...definitely Rax Skis. That's the ski for...

    Rax...definitely Rax Skis. That's the ski for badasses!
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    Whoa, donít do it. The combo of Atomic Shifts on...

    Whoa, donít do it. The combo of Atomic Shifts on Wildcat 108s have been known to explode. You may want to look into the Armada Shifts, however these are untested and a gamble as this will be their...
  8. https://blisterreview.com/gear-reviews/2019-2020-w...

    https://blisterreview.com/gear-reviews/2019-2020-wndr-alpine-intention-110

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    That Rungu isn't 50lbs...its 85lbs+ :eek: I...

    That Rungu isn't 50lbs...its 85lbs+ :eek:

    I saw one years ago on the way down to the surf at Trestles (which is where Rungu is from). The only good use for an e-bike so far would be one with a...
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    I think youíll be stoked with the move adding...

    I think youíll be stoked with the move adding some nice DH chops to your Instinct...Iím really happy with mine putting it on the original HightowerLT from day one. Just beware that the newest one has...
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    Oh, so you went ultra-agro? Did you lengthen up...

    Oh, so you went ultra-agro? Did you lengthen up the rear as well?
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    Well fuckin' done Norco, first with the Optic and...

    Well fuckin' done Norco, first with the Optic and now this Sight...numbers are on point, 150 travel, steepening SA AND chainstay length with growing frame size. What kind of monster will the Range...
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    Bode came into the bar I was working at during...

    Bode came into the bar I was working at during the 2010 Whistler Olympics so I proceeded to call him out and asked him "When are you going to step up your game and bring it to the big mountain?" He...
  14. Thread: Santa Cruz

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    MTBR info is generally useless IMO on the...

    MTBR info is generally useless IMO on the Megatower, same few dudes spewing misinformed verbal diarrhoea. I'm speaking from my experiences riding the Mega and the multitude of friends, tuners, and...
  15. Thread: Santa Cruz

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    If you plan on keeping the Super Deluxe Air,...

    If you plan on keeping the Super Deluxe Air, consider a retune as it comes stock Med/Med and that's what seems to be mostly responsible for the 'harsh' ride of the Megatower. I believe this is what...
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    :yourock:

    :yourock:
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    Interestingly this Kavenz? does not use an idler...

    Interestingly this Kavenz? does not use an idler (so I wonder how necessary they actually are for chain wrap?)...although so far my friends tell me they're not bothered by it on the Druid.

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    Justified. I imagine a new Sentinel must be in...

    Justified. I imagine a new Sentinel must be in the works for 2020.

    I really want to ride the Pole:fmicon:

    As an XL rider stoked on the Forbidden design philosophy of lengthening chain stays and...
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    Yeti SB150

    Yeti SB150
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    The new Rocky Mountain Instinct yes will be...

    The new Rocky Mountain Instinct yes will be 2021...which means Crankworx 2020.

    Forbidden Bike x WeAreOne:
    We Are One has already mentioned in interviews that they're next project is a bike frame....
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    It's a relatively new product...here's the...

    It's a relatively new product...here's the Kickstarter from last winter but I think Pulse has an excellent reputation (I want their liners):...
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    I would look into this:...

    I would look into this:
    https://www.pulserevelstoke.com/accessories/proflex

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    Was just thinking Greta's timing could not have...

    Was just thinking Greta's timing could not have been better planned to really fuck...I mean influence the outcome of our next 4 years. I'm worried that enough people in our country can't see through...
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    As a counter argument, around here there have...

    As a counter argument, around here there have been very few issues with the Shifts from different shop guys I know including arguably the largest local/online dealer Monod's (I ride with the buyer...
  25. Yeah, Ski Cross:...

    Yeah, Ski Cross:
    https://nsmb.com/articles/ski-cross-racer-dies-while-riding-squamish/

    To me her death hits home much harder knowing some of the team and knowing most of them are getting into...
  26. Thread: Ask the experts

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    That Henty looks pretty nice actually (kind of...

    That Henty looks pretty nice actually (kind of like the Wingnuts), first time seeing it. The straps should add some nice stability to the bigger 3L bladder and I don't think you would notice them...
  27. +1 to what Andeh said. Putting a Works angleset...

    +1 to what Andeh said. Putting a Works angleset on the Ripmo is an automatic to give it the same HA as the RipmoAF at a slight reduction in Reach (maybe 5mm?). But curious like Andeh to hear how...
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    No? because the old C & D had way longer rocker....

    No? because the old C & D had way longer rocker.

    Would it not just be a Supergoat 124 vs 118?
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    I would like to hear peep's experiences with...

    I would like to hear peep's experiences with Stan's Race as well.

    I've heard Stan's Race is strong stuff, overkill and making tire changes (breaking the seal) extremely difficult. However I'm...
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    Well Specialized, after the launch of the new...

    Well Specialized, after the launch of the new Enduro I was expecting to be blown away with an upcoming Kenevo, however, I'm finding this new bike to be extremely underwhelming.
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    Lame!

    Lame!
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    Ripley4 vs. Tallboy4...everyone seems to be on...

    Ripley4 vs. Tallboy4...everyone seems to be on the same page!
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    YES, I noticed the same. It almost seems like...

    YES, I noticed the same. It almost seems like some of the cameras in the woods were remote (i.e. not tracking the riders) and the others were manned...which suits me fine as we get to see more of the...
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    Both bikes are compelling for their own reasons....

    Both bikes are compelling for their own reasons. The Ripley definitely being the noticeably faster and more technical climber of the two due to its lighter weight, steeper SA, suspension kinematics,...
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    Have you ridden New Denver? I can't compare as I...

    Have you ridden New Denver? I can't compare as I haven't ridden Nakusp but New Denver is rad...and I assume what Nakusp is striving to become?
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    This the spot?

    Now that I see the cost of what you paid (not that it really changes anything), I would expect them to cover the cost of the gear. They have their gear distributors and...
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    Unbelievable...I thought Brosnan had it. Super...

    Unbelievable...I thought Brosnan had it.

    Super Bruni indeed!!!
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    I was hoping the new Instinct would be out before...

    I was hoping the new Instinct would be out before the new Slayer but alas, not until Summer 2020 for the brand new revisions.
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    +2 on Money Heist, even enjoyed watching it in...

    +2 on Money Heist, even enjoyed watching it in Spanish with the subtitles. Likeable characters, main character is a babe, traps me into episode after episode. Seasons (Parts) 1 & 2 were great (I...
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    Must be a Revy localís thing;) ...

    Must be a Revy localís thing;)

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190819/0fcfef7f9298e8d6bf6d5ef4eacff108.jpg


    Sent from my iPhone using Tapatalk
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    I see my friend’s shop just received the...

    I see my friend’s shop just received the Dissector (Canada), just need that Exo+/DD love to come sooner than later from Maxxis.

    DHF rear is my go to over the DHR2. Even though it’s heavier I find...
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    Haha, is that like the couple I passed on the...

    Haha, is that like the couple I passed on the bike path this weekend who rang their bell at me after I passed them (obviously I don't have a bell)?

    Speaking of bike paths, our city just got the...
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    Pros: - quicker cornering/turning - the ability...

    Pros:
    - quicker cornering/turning
    - the ability to run heavier casings + inserts without gaining as much heft and maintain quickness
    - increased butt crack clearance
    Cons:
    - still doesn't roll...
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    Very soon...Crankworx starts in a week. Maybe...

    Very soon...Crankworx starts in a week.

    Maybe a press camp/dealer launch now?
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    I even mean the NEW SCs, Megatower/Hightower2 vs....

    I even mean the NEW SCs, Megatower/Hightower2 vs. SB130/150, the Yeti's are noticeable steeper/more centred body position.
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    Yup, and I feel the SCs don't come close to the...

    Yup, and I feel the SCs don't come close to the way the Yetis feel in the SA department.
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    I think we've all seen this: ...

    I think we've all seen this:


    https://youtu.be/AU7GFl5mn2U
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    Admittedly I've always been the type of rider to...

    Admittedly I've always been the type of rider to just 'ride the bike' so I have trouble speaking eloquently on what works/doesn't work. I'm a fast climber so I know I want an efficient pedalling...
  49. Yes...now Mt. Cartier, THAT's the character...

    Yes...now Mt. Cartier, THAT's the character building hike;) (sans heli)
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    Spears...motherfuckin' spears. I understand when...

    Spears...motherfuckin' spears. I understand when peeps can't move a fallen log across the trail, I do my best to get fallen trees completely off the trail and without a saw can usually roll it off....
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