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    Kšstle (HP, with metal) charges as well as...

    Kšstle (HP, with metal) charges as well as Cochise but is more locked into turn. Better in powder, though. Corvus can be pushed almost as hard as Cochise and Kšstle but isnít as smooth and damp....
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    They ski much better if you put in a big fat rear...

    They ski much better if you put in a big fat rear spoiler and switch this shitty og strap to a booster strap, just sayin.
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    Hucking on Shifts in low vis conditions requires...

    Hucking on Shifts in low vis conditions requires some balls, I have to admit.
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    They ski just fine at recommended. On my Corvus...

    They ski just fine at recommended. On my Corvus there are two indicator arrows, one on each side. The arrows arenít aligned, though. One arrow is like 5 mm in front of the other on the opposite...
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    No, I managed to fracture the lateral part of my...

    No, I managed to fracture the lateral part of my tibia head. Thanks god no other injuries to ligaments or menisci. My first significant injury in many years of skiing. I have to crank down my pivots,...
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    Thatís right. I fucked up my knee at the...

    Thatís right. I fucked up my knee at the beginning of march and can do exactly nothing with my left leg. Zero load for another 3 weeks. TGR keeps me to a certain degree mentally upright.
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    Why? Donít like it anymore?

    Why? Donít like it anymore?
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    Sometimes you can really make a change through...

    Sometimes you can really make a change through this forum. JE finally without flippy floppy pole straps. Yeah man!

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190330/238271ee912dc7335ba4b69593a450a0.jpg
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    Dunno, man. After Gorak it was pretty clear that...

    Dunno, man. After Gorak it was pretty clear that there was not much to add in the Central Couloir. EderĎs and SlemettĎs lines were more creative and next level than just raging down the mountain. As...
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    Markus Eder, the most complete skier in the world...

    Markus Eder, the most complete skier in the world currently, gets not much love here, eh?
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    Black Crows: Fad or Fab?

    I didnít hear about any casualties in this accident so fortunately all those dudes caught in the avy must have gone away from it.
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    Just a little reminder that it might be a good...

    Just a little reminder that it might be a good idea to ski with an avy pack. Taken few days ago at my home resort on a fairly frequented run:
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    ^^^^^^ you both got it right. This forum was...

    ^^^^^^
    you both got it right. This forum was strongly supporting B. over the last 2 seasons so weĎre kinda emotionally involved and were provided additional background knowledge as well.
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    You must be stupid if you donít ski with an avy...

    You must be stupid if you donít ski with an avy pack out of bounds in the Alps. Might of course not apply to your side of the pond.
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    Whatís going on? Berkeley P. just announced on...

    Whatís going on? Berkeley P. just announced on Instagram to make a break from FWT. What does that mean? Just for the next season? Other (filming?) projects? IĎm confused.
    Never occurred to me that...
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    Plz enlighten us

    Plz enlighten us
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    Armada skis is owned by Amer, same as Salomon and...

    Armada skis is owned by Amer, same as Salomon and Atomic. The skis are made at Amers European factories. Amer Sports is a Finnish company residing in Helsinki. Recently a consortium led by Chinese...
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    In the Alps, at least in my ski area, Black Crows...

    In the Alps, at least in my ski area, Black Crows are way over being hip no more. Itís just another major ski brand like Atomic, Blizzard, etc. You see all kind of folks on them, from dads and moms,...
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    I like also his ĄLeo, good to see youď at the end...

    I like also his ĄLeo, good to see youď at the end of his run. Such a great guy!
  20. Thread: Blister

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    Oh my god, JE skis still with his pole straps...

    Oh my god, JE skis still with his pole straps flapping around. Plz do something about, cut them off, tuck them under your hands, use leki poles, whatever. This is just bad, bad style.
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    P14 Toe Piece. Busted or Not?

    Contributing to the P18/14 discussion, I suffered a lateral tibia head fracture on last saturday from a fully stupid fall crossing a frozen clunky cattrack in cruising mode which I didnít expect and...
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    Some guys currently on the list for Verbier wonít...

    Some guys currently on the list for Verbier wonít probably show up there for different reasons, i.e. injuries, filming projects or whatever. Itís happening every year. The chances for Berkeley to...
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    I still own a V-werks Katana in 191, next to two...

    I still own a V-werks Katana in 191, next to two last edition metal Katanas in 191. Technically the Corvus skis very similar to the Katanas. It's a little more nimble and pivoty as well as easier on...
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    This. Because of the long running length if...

    This.

    Because of the long running length if put just slightly on edge, the Corvus is a very competent carver and hard snow ski.
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    I reassembled the heels and locked the brakes...

    I reassembled the heels and locked the brakes manually and not with the heel of the boot like showed in the Haunholder video. This seems to work. The brakes didnít detach. WTF.
    BTW, hard to...
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    They are clipped into the heel piece and not to...

    They are clipped into the heel piece and not to far forward. The heel piece is like 1 cm from the rear indicator so absolutely within the range.
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    The Official Salomon S/Lab SHIFT MNC Thread -AMA

    No, the brakes arenít coming down during skining. No probs with that up to now. The whole brake element detaches from the heal piece after unlocking the brakes for switching into ski mode and falls...
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    Well, after some touring on my Shifts my initial...

    Well, after some touring on my Shifts my initial enthusiasm cooled down. The brakes keep to detach from the heal piece after I unlock them for putting the binding into ski mode.
    Iím following...
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    Iíd consider high speed straight airs in...

    Iíd consider high speed straight airs in technical and consequential terrain as well as full throttle fall line skiing in such terrain without the chance to stop or even significantly slow down in a...
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    Please keep in mind that no holding back skiing...

    Please keep in mind that no holding back skiing in highly consequential terrain leaves zero margin for errors. And errors happen. No one likes to see an athlete die or get badly injured. When I used...
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    Straight airs and ripping down the mountains is...

    Straight airs and ripping down the mountains is not enough anymore for a winning run at FWT. Maybe just in Verbier if someone opens up a new line. Trickery become a substantial part of freeriding at...
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    Bimboes on CD114 196? Jesus f. Christ. This guy...

    Bimboes on CD114 196? Jesus f. Christ. This guy is crazy. Look forward to Verbier and see him crushing the Bec on it.
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    The Official Salomon S/Lab SHIFT MNC Thread -AMA

    Since 3 days on my Shift/BC Corvus combo. Skiing the shit out of it inbounds and the usual sidecountry stuff at Arlberg. 1st day I was holding it back, now I just ski them like a Pivot. No...
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    From the view above Murrays hit looks scarry like...

    From the view above Murrays hit looks scarry like shit. Thanks god he went out of it obviously uninjured, at least physically.

    https://twitter.com/freeridewtour/status/1099687612313423874?s=21
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    Leo Slemetts double in the top gnar was for me...

    Leo Slemetts double in the top gnar was for me the highlight of the comp and underscores how crazy good skiers those guys are.
    Bimboes is insane but skied exactly the same line as last year. No...
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    If you donít ski at DIN > 13 regularly you donít...

    If you donít ski at DIN > 13 regularly you donít really need P18s, unless for CAST. Big boy means often fat boy so better stay out of this club.
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    Are you kidding? Thatís the way how P14 toes...

    Are you kidding? Thatís the way how P14 toes release. Turn back the toe brace part and you are fine.
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    Since I really dig the Katanesque profile of the...

    Since I really dig the Katanesque profile of the new Corvus I couldnít withstand getting one in 188 cm for a really good price. So far it absolutely meets my expectations. Skis like a more easy going...
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    Blister

    Quite annoying are signs popping up on manufacturers sites/promo material stating ĄBlister recommendedď. I like Blister as the only source of in depth ski information but this is getting a little...
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    I can't really tell I hated a particular ski. As...

    I can't really tell I hated a particular ski. As somebody stated above, any ski is better than no ski.
    I had some skis thou which I never clicked with and sold after one or very few days of use:...
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    I donít know anything about this offer. Just...

    I donít know anything about this offer. Just stumbled upon it on the web page of the shop. The shop is legit. They have good prices for some stuff. You have to contact them directly regarding...
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    If anybody likes to renew this feeling again......

    If anybody likes to renew this feeling again...
    https://www.sports-aventure.fr/la-glisse-hiver/ski-materiel/pack-ski-fix/pack-ski-homme/pack-legend-pro-xxl-194cm-fix-legend-14.html
  43. Oh well, this year itís Rustler 11 192 cm with...

    Oh well, this year itís
    Rustler 11 192 cm with Pivots 14
    Rustler 11 188 with Shifts
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    What's Blizzard up to?

    In my experience, skis with shorter radius tend to be more hooky in weird 3D snow in steeper terrain. Camber plays a role as well. R11 has longer radius and less camber = less hooky.
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    After a bunch of days on Rustler 11 192 I have to...

    After a bunch of days on Rustler 11 192 I have to admit that I donít grab my metal Katanas anymore. R11 is a better powder ski and less grabby in shit snow. The tails release more easily which makes...
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    The Official Salomon S/Lab SHIFT MNC Thread -AMA

    30 ft drops on a Rossy Soul 7? What the fuckin fuck?
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    Same discussion as with DH bikes vs. trail bikes....

    Same discussion as with DH bikes vs. trail bikes. Of course you can ride down a DH track on a trail bike. But DH bike is just much more fun and does not fall apart after one week doing so.
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    This sounds really good. Could be a nice...

    This sounds really good. Could be a nice contender for an easy going ski in the 100-105 class then. The current model seems to be limiting for more chargy skiing style.
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    When is going the BAM Pinding to be available, if...

    When is going the BAM Pinding to be available, if ever?
    Thanks.
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    Well, I like the BMXs a lot but have no real use...

    Well, I like the BMXs a lot but have no real use for them anymore. To many skis and I usually stick to skis >110 waist nowadays for more versatility. We had a pretty good snow coverage in the last...
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