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  1. Weird car and reliability are relative. I grew up...

    Weird car and reliability are relative. I grew up driving CitroŽns , both 2 and 4 cylinders. A diesel under there would be kinda cool. Iím shelving the idea rather than abandoning it altogether

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  2. Thanks for your info on this quirky thing. As...

    Thanks for your info on this quirky thing. As much as I value and appreciate "fun and weird" design and engineering I lack the auto skill/creativity, sufficient time, space, and deep pockets to keep...
  3. might replace old sienna AWD w older Previa All-Trac because unwise

    Need a wee bit of a nudge to talk myself out of a dumb idea. 2004 awd Sienna is fine ski/camper etc vehicle. But there's something very appealing about the complicated weirdness of the mid-engined...
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    I counted about 70 recently and started thinking...

    I counted about 70 recently and started thinking about going for 100. Have been at it since the 60s so it only averages about 1.25 places per annum. Many were smaller places in upstate NY, no longer...
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    pm incoming. Will they fit IOX ?

    pm incoming. Will they fit IOX ?
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    No more shin bang because the boot goes up to...

    No more shin bang because the boot goes up to your knee! Nordica and K2 made tall boots that solved the problem of boot top fractures by moving the injuries to the joint above


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    Recalling these artifacts always makes me feel...

    Recalling these artifacts always makes me feel very old. Never had the rear entry or knee high boots but I did have the binding equivalents: plate fucking bindings


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    Did they try to trademark ďBackcountryĒ the way...

    Did they try to trademark ďBackcountryĒ the way Lagunitas tried to trademark IPA?


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    x2 what Mikey B said.

    x2 what Mikey B said.
  10. WTB Very Warm Gloves sz 10 or FTP XL, liners + gauntlet Not smart enough for mittens

    Needs to fit like Hestra 10 or FTP XL. Open to leather/non-leather, need to have removable liners and gauntlets. Don't care about color. Thanks
  11. So did you end up going somewhere east or north...

    So did you end up going somewhere east or north or is that West Mt?
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    Thought this might interest a pal, a mono skier...

    Thought this might interest a pal, a mono skier who shall remain anonymous. His thoughts:

    ďI know the guy who built that monoski. I also know the guys that own the modern White Knuckle. I'm sure...
  13. Damn. New or used 95 still for sale. I can be...

    Damn. New or used 95 still for sale. I can be flexible and possibly open to trades.



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    Anyone else scraping the hard snow up north in...

    Anyone else scraping the hard snow up north in the mitten?


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  15. SB looking for more active clamps or vises. ...

    SB looking for more active clamps or vises.

    Beer or free releasable tele bindings. Let me know where to ship them


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  16. pm for smith maze incoming

    pm for smith maze incoming
  17. Free or Beer 7tm releasable tele bindings

    my tele quiver (1 or 2) does not require these. It is smarter to have releasable bindings. I never go alpine skiing without them and I am not smart enough to use them for tele. mind the lock and heal...
  18. Thanks for the advice! Sent from my iPhone...

    Thanks for the advice!


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  19. I would be using it in the west or on rare days...

    I would be using it in the west or on rare days in the east. Had some Brahmas, I liked them but when I'm on harder snow I prefer a cambered ski.
  20. Old Ski for Medium Aggressive Old Guy skiing old snow IIRC OG Cochise, or?

    Started skiing before moon landing. Mostly ski hard surfaces in the middle or the east but sometimes I will ski softer/crud/old snow/post powder etc. Had some Cochise, probably too long, sold them in...
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    i thought skinipenem was going for them. they...

    i thought skinipenem was going for them. they have regulah cambuh, wood and metal, right? please say they ski short so i don't get another pair of skis. Trying to talk myself out of it. on the verge...
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    ? will trade dollars or something for Marker toes.

    ? will trade dollars or something for Marker toes.
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    How does one know if those sizes are womenís...

    How does one know if those sizes are womenís sizes or menís sizes?


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  24. yes, they're slightly weird and won't win any...

    yes, they're slightly weird and won't win any beauty contests

    Will accept a reasonable offer
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    WTB Marker Comp toes (14,16,18 DIN fine)

    Found some very beat Doberman 21m GS skis that have plates and heels but no toes. Thought they might be fun periodically, but only with toes. Can give you $ or perhaps something else. I know this...
  26. That was Black Mountain around noon. Lift lines...

    That was Black Mountain around noon. Lift lines were short. Snow was good. I was in a different row, prepositioned the night before. I left early afternoon. That parking wasÖfunny. Would not have...
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    There are reasons many in NH, VT, ME call those...

    There are reasons many in NH, VT, ME call those from MA Massholes. I became a Masshole for life having spent two decades there but Iím not one of *those * Massholes


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    Meant to post this in east coast thread. Oops...

    Meant to post this in east coast thread. Oops couldnít delete it from phone. Relevant to sleeping in parking lots I guess (was where I slept last night) fortunately I donít think Iím blocked (yet)
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    Ski RV's, who's sleeping in parking lots?

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  30. East Coast Roll Call 21-22 We have a hot date with Skadi, Pictures at 11

    Black Mountain NH is good today.

    Except for the crazy parking
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  31. Anybody else at Black Mountain iNH today? Iím...

    Anybody else at Black Mountain iNH today? Iím wearing red Antero and white Smith helmet


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  32. East Coast Roll Call 21-22 We have a hot date with Skadi, Pictures at 11

    Going to Black NH too (unless Indy Pass people need a reservation) Black is one of the few places north of Concord that Iíve never skied. Hopefully the crowds will be at Breton and Loon.


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  33. Skinipenemís six year old was really ripping it...

    Skinipenemís six year old was really ripping it up. Lots of cheers from the chairs. Jay was great today, good snow and skiing with Skinipenem and Phil.

    Was starting to head south but after...
  34. Itís snowing at Jay and will continue to do so ...

    Itís snowing at Jay and will continue to do so


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  35. East Coast Roll Call 21-22 We have a hot date with Skadi, Pictures at 11

    Canon has no lift access to summit today. Windy AF up top.


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    I shaved off my beard, no longer have the Jesus...

    I shaved off my beard, no longer have the Jesus look. Can I still call myself a tele skier?


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  37. Havenít been to Magic in ages. Might get there...

    Havenít been to Magic in ages. Might get there Sunday. Interested in Black because itís old and slow, one of those time machine places (or so Iíve heard) Burke would be a good idea but it isnít on my...
  38. I will be at Cannon tomorrow, was thinking of...

    I will be at Cannon tomorrow, was thinking of heading up to Jay or Sugarloaf for the impending snow Thursday and Friday. Trying to figure out where to go on the weekend that wonít be mobbed. Maybe...
  39. Thread: Kanopy Recs

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    Bronzťs Font du Ski is worth it. If you laugh at...

    Bronzťs Font du Ski is worth it. If you laugh at New Yorkers and Texans remember that foolishness exists partout

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nYNVsajWGv4
  40. Fit for me and son was off. Should have tossed...

    Fit for me and son was off. Should have tossed them back in the gs pond


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    Cardboard x 2 Sent from my iPhone using TGR...

    Cardboard x 2


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  42. FS Elan Spectrum 95 ALU Amphibio 187 New in plastic

    Have some redundancy. Will post photos if there is a scintilla or iota of interest.

    Elan Spectrum 95 ALU Amphibio 187 NOS in plastic orange and black $250 (less than I paid but I am...
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    3-pin is a PITA (says the guy who has duckbills...

    3-pin is a PITA (says the guy who has duckbills for tele dabbling)


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  44. PMing now

    PMing now
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    Pm sent Sent from my iPhone using TGR Forums

    Pm sent


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    Iím still a tele dabbler. I could go for a couple...

    Iím still a tele dabbler. I could go for a couple


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    what year? any other variables? that's a...

    what year? any other variables? that's a significant difference.
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    Roof Box Drag Effects on minivan MPG

    Have always been a roof box user. Until recently only with cars (old Passats, Saab 9-5) Never cared too much about the effects of drag because I needed a roof box. Have an old Sienna awd with snows...
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    minivan camper ponderings, queries on roofbox...

    minivan camper ponderings, queries on roofbox drag, C of G and spatial relationships

    Going to spend many nights this winter living in a van down by the mountains. Trying to figure out how to...
  50. swix puffy pm sent

    swix puffy pm sent
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