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  1. This is not a dumb idea. And you got a lot of...

    This is not a dumb idea. And you got a lot of good suggestions above - I'd second or third whatever Salsa/Surly/All City you can find. Categories be damned there are a lot of good bikes these days...
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    Anybody looking for 164s? My daughter might be...

    Anybody looking for 164s? My daughter might be ready to sell hers. In Colorado, mounted 75mm tele (7tm Power), but bindings could be pulled if needed. PM if interested.
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    Another dumb outsider question - bought some...

    Another dumb outsider question - bought some prawns, what do I do with them? Pretty sure I'll eat the white part on the inside and not the crunchy shell but otherwise I'm clueless.

    Thaw in cold...
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    try http://neugentcycling.com/ . I've used...

    try http://neugentcycling.com/ . I've used several of their alloy wheelsets on different bikes for road, gravel, commuting, over the past decade. Low bling, low price, never any problems.
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    Grant's got the idea. I taught an 11 y/o a...

    Grant's got the idea. I taught an 11 y/o a couple of weeks ago in honor of World Telemark Day, using some of my daughter's old 75mm gear. This was the son of a woman I patrol with who expressed...
  6. Poll: +1. USPS.com website sucks. Not just the...

    +1. USPS.com website sucks. Not just the pricing, it also in my experience has really kludgy security / password arrangements. Do not recall details, just recall repeated wastes of time resetting...
  7. Good info, thank you guys. Sounds like...

    Good info, thank you guys. Sounds like mechanical for my N+1.



    Yeah, I'm not proud. I've watched Youtube on my phone for roadside adjustments. Also a fan of the Park Tool website.
  8. How about ease of learning installation and...

    How about ease of learning installation and adjustment, mechanical v hyrdro disc brakes, for old guys who only know how to wrench rim brakes?

    I'm guessing mechanical but I've been known to guess...
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    +1 on Surly Cross Check. I commuted on one for...

    +1 on Surly Cross Check. I commuted on one for years with a rack, now use it for around town errands and occasionally pull the rack and commuter dork hardware (bell and light) and put on big fat...
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    Did you say Tyrolia? See 13-DINS here:...

    Did you say Tyrolia? See 13-DINS here: https://www.tetongravity.com/forums/showthread.php/337460-Volkl-Amaruq-177-flat-Scarpa-T2X-30-0-Tyrolia-13-Din

    Asking $15 to cover shipping - paid to Doctors...
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    I've got a pair of Voile climbing wires sitting...

    I've got a pair of Voile climbing wires sitting on a shelf. PM your mailing address and I'll send them your way.

    No beer $ or other needs. But I'll tell you shipping and your choice if you...
  12. Thread: Voile Buster?

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    http://www.utahoutside.com/2013/01/voile-buster-sk...

    http://www.utahoutside.com/2013/01/voile-buster-skis-review-at-or-all-mountain-demo/
    https://offpistemag.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/offpistemag_2014SkiReview.pdf

    I've borrowed a pair of 176cm...
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    And, sold. Thanks for playing.

    And, sold. Thanks for playing.
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    Tectons FS $350+ship

    Lightly used Fritschi Tectons, mounted 1x in April 2019 and used by my daughter for the short 2019-20 season for resort skinning and skiing, in the 10-15 day range. Brakes measure roughly 130mm, I...
  15. BUMP dropping Volkl price

    BUMP dropping Volkl price
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    "Discounts not valid on ... any item with GPS...

    "Discounts not valid on ... any item with GPS technology, action cameras and accessories, fitness trackers, personal locator beacons, avalanche transceiver and airbag products."

    Still bought one...
  17. Yes - even though it would defeat one of the...

    Yes - even though it would defeat one of the goals here, to give my wife the impression that I'm moving skis out of the garage.

    Ski value alone is pretty low given age/condition, but separating...
  18. I thought they skied nicely. If I have any...

    I thought they skied nicely. If I have any preference it's toward neutral tele bindings but I don't really have strong preferences - just flail for the first 1/2 run on a new binding and then adapt,...
  19. Adding - K2 Wayback 174cm with OMG TTS (telemark...

    Adding - K2 Wayback 174cm with OMG TTS (telemark tech system) - Dynafit toes.

    Skis have seen a couple of seasons use, primarily by prior owner and another 10 days or so by me over the last few...
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    See...

    See https://www.tetongravity.com/forums/showthread.php/337460-Volkl-Amaruq-177-flat-Scarpa-T2X-30-0-Tyrolia-13-Din?p=6115429#post6115429 , post #3
  21. Boots are sold, bumping the skis and bindings.

    Boots are sold, bumping the skis and bindings.
  22. Last up - Tyrolia 13 DIN alpine bindings and...

    Last up - Tyrolia 13 DIN alpine bindings and plate, skinny brakes, pulled from a Head Supershape Magnum 2012-2013 vintage. Asking $20 to cover my shipping costs if you could use them.

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  23. SOLD 30.0 Scarpa T2X, skied 2 - 3 seasons by my...

    SOLD 30.0 Scarpa T2X, skied 2 - 3 seasons by my son. Replaced the soles after the first or second season because the originals from Scarpa rotted apart. Wrap liners molded 1X. Asking $100 shipped...
  24. K2 Wayback 174cm with TTS; Volkl Amaruq 177 flat, yrolia 13-Din

    Adding K2 Wayback 174cm with Olympus Mtn Gear TTS and Dynafit toe - see photos and more details below.

    Volkls remain FS and Tyrolia bindings remain free if you cover shipping.

    Volkl Amaruq,...
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    I'll have a lightly used pair FS soon-ish;...

    I'll have a lightly used pair FS soon-ish; planning to replace 13-DINs from my daughter's ski, used @ 15 days, and with new 10 DIN's. Not sure of timing, she's out of town and needs to get into the...
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    A few years back in a bike crash I had a lung...

    A few years back in a bike crash I had a lung collapse along with rib and comminuted clavicle fracture that required surgery. Docs delayed surgery for 2 or 3 weeks to let the lung heal. I did not...
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    Thank you Hab. With only two to actually remount...

    Thank you Hab. With only two to actually remount this is a no brainer.
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    Thanks for this bit of wisdom and the other...

    Thanks for this bit of wisdom and the other replies.

    So, I'm not that familiar with alpine/AT bindings, other than yanking them off to put on tele bindings. But it sounds like these have a...
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    Shift braintrust: Thoughts on whether a...

    Shift braintrust:

    Thoughts on whether a lightweight skier who has the 13 DIN Salomon Shift, set at minimum 6, should pull it to install the newer 10-DIN version, so she could set it at her...
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    Yes there's a market and I'm in it. What's the...

    Yes there's a market and I'm in it.

    What's the width?
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    Have you checked out the "Gravel & Cyclocross...

    Have you checked out the "Gravel & Cyclocross Trader" group on Facebook? Some decent offerings there including a 58cm Jake the Snake near Boston offered at $700 - likely too tall but a decent...
  32. Thread: Wtb: touring skis

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    Volkl Amaruq, 177 cm length, 88 mm width (near...

    Volkl Amaruq, 177 cm length, 88 mm width (near enough to 90mm?), a hair under 1400 grams per ski - https://www.skimag.com/gear/volkl-amaruq-2013; https://www.freeride.com/gear/skis/volkl-amaruq.html...
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    I've gone through a couple pair of casual MTB...

    I've gone through a couple pair of casual MTB shoes from Shimano for commuting and gravel riding. Mine are laceup with a velcro strap and soles that are fine for walking reasonable distances at rest...
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    What length Sakana are these on?

    What length Sakana are these on?
  35. I bet these would sell quickly over here: ...

    I bet these would sell quickly over here: https://www.backcountrytalk.com/forum/bc-talk/swap-meet
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    WTB skins 172 cm x 79mm

    I'm looking for skins to fit a ski that's 172cm x 79mm waist. Anyone holding?

    Looking for functional cheap option - not new or pretty - for a loaner ski that sees occasional use.

    Happy to...
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    Good suggestions above. As a fellow eastern...

    Good suggestions above. As a fellow eastern skier based on what you like at Magic then don't miss Ernie's Run and North American @ Taos. I regret missing those on my first few visits - they are...
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    Who else makes ...? Flylow Baker bib has short...

    Who else makes ...? Flylow Baker bib has short sizing - IIRC only in black. Sold out at the source for this year - https://flylowgear.com/products/baker-bib?variant=29424576725061 - but perhaps...
  39. Thread: New Gimp

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    Sounds like you are on the path to surgery sooner...

    Sounds like you are on the path to surgery sooner than later which may take away the temptation to follow Seatown's example.

    But if you are tempted, I'll offer the opposite suggestion based on...
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    I am humbled to know that this posterity is...

    I am humbled to know that this posterity is preserved for future generations to ponder.

    And I'm looking forward to new Power Wraps too.

    Thanks.
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    We may have different notions of fun - I can't...

    We may have different notions of fun - I can't help remembering this picture:

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    Good to hear that take on the V92s. I just...

    Good to hear that take on the V92s. I just picked up the Liberty Evolv90 through another non-Sierra channel and can't wait to ski it on hard eastern snow (the only kind) a bit further south and...
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    watch this space:...

    watch this space: https://www.sierra.com/skis~d~9694/liberty-skis~b~3517/
    Liberty V76 and V82 selling new at $199 and $299. As far as I can tell the $199 skis are all too short but maybe you could...
  44. On the recommendations for boots front - I had...

    On the recommendations for boots front - I had those same Garmonts in 27.0 and found the same or functionally similar fit in Scarpa TX / TX Pro in the 26.5 or 27.0 size (same shell). IDK about the...
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    177 cm Volkl Amaruq - 127/88/109 (Skis long for a...

    177 cm Volkl Amaruq - 127/88/109 (Skis long for a 177), R=22, weight (measured) = 1414g/ski.

    Drilled 1X for 7tm tele bindings; skied 1.5 days; minty condition. Just no need for this in the quiver...
  46. There's always one that got away ... and there's...

    There's always one that got away ... and there's always another.

    Now can I interest you in some alpine bindings? (Yuck - but somebody wants these and I want them gone!)
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    177 cm Volkl Amaruq - 127/88/109 (Skis long for a...

    177 cm Volkl Amaruq - 127/88/109 (Skis long for a 177 - fully cambered), R=22, weight (measured) = 1414g/ski.

    Drilled 1X for 7tm tele bindings; skied 1.5 days; minty condition. Just no need for...
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    Throw in a couple less bucks: ...

    Throw in a couple less bucks: https://www.tetongravity.com/forums/showthread.php/332028-Crispi-Evo-NTN-27-0-Tyrolia-LD12-Freeflex-I-OX-lens?highlight=freeflex

    Skinny brakes but "[you'll] make...
  49. Bummer but you should have no regrets - there's...

    Bummer but you should have no regrets - there's always one that got away.

    And a bump on the price - $15,000 is what I need to walk away from trade-in offer (and convenience).
  50. Bump and price drop on boots to $350.

    Bump and price drop on boots to $350.
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