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    So, what's up your sleeve, homie! Yeah,...

    So, what's up your sleeve, homie!



    Yeah, kinda why I can't find something out there that makes me want to replace my Owls. The HALS stuff was calling me for a good 3 years before I pulled the...
  2. Thread: The Forerunner

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    Honda's & Subaru's AWD's provide better traction...

    Honda's & Subaru's AWD's provide better traction than Toyota's. I've driven them all. Toyota is definitely more luxurious, though.
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    I got one for a comp back in 2017 and discovered...

    I got one for a comp back in 2017 and discovered that it's quite comfortable. I still pull it out of the closet for those days I know I'm ripping the forest. It gets forgotten. And forests are...
  4. m5d5cb-- What you are witnessing is one of the...

    m5d5cb-- What you are witnessing is one of the world's best ski designers partnering with some of the world's best manufacturers to give us bad-ass motherfuckers the skis we always crave but other...
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    Volkl didn't dumb down the M102. They just...

    Volkl didn't dumb down the M102. They just tweaked some dims and materials to make it better. That's what they do. The new M102 will have a quieter tip (less pingy on the ears) and a smoother sidecut...
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    Game on for Saturday.

    Game on for Saturday.
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    Unfortunately I'm not very drunk right now, but I...

    Unfortunately I'm not very drunk right now, but I think we can all admit that you did a good deed by off-loading two worthless skis for an actual ski designed for pow. A big question on my end is how...
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    Mantra 102 - where to mount it?

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  9. Shit you built with your own two hands (picture thread)

    Made a loft bed with shelves, desk, and a hammock for my bookworm daughter.
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    Wrapped the ladder pegs in nubuck leather because Iím a caring father.
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    Testing the hammock fitó...
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    Thirded. Based entirely on expectations, not...

    Thirded. Based entirely on expectations, not experience, however.

    Plus the price point is legit.
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    Iím really happy to see the Ď23 pics of the new...

    Iím really happy to see the Ď23 pics of the new Spider-Man tipsÖ the carbon stringers to replace the existing full-on carbon tips.

    Iím not going to buy it.

    But thankfully other people wonít...
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    same size^^ teaching 3 of my kids. Stupid easy...

    same size^^ teaching 3 of my kids. Stupid easy ski @ 184.

    the M102 is the ladybird that happens to shred. It's so mindless.
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    You know, "Taking ten foot cliffs like moguls."...

    You know, "Taking ten foot cliffs like moguls." used to be a tag-line amongst comp skiers in reference to skiers who got their shit together.

    So, I would say-- you're taking ten foot cliffs like...
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    Your last point is what wraps up this ski. Iím...

    Your last point is what wraps up this ski. Iím amazed at how I can drag hip and then stand up and stop.

    Pow turns in knee deep are meh. They work. Theyíre not a powder ski. But the tip/tail...
  15. This is just one more kick in the bum to get my...

    This is just one more kick in the bum to get my shit together. There are two skis in Marshal's lineup that I would purchase right now if my life were different.

    Maybe it will always be that way....
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    Has anyone broken a ski yet? You guys have been...

    Has anyone broken a ski yet? You guys have been ranting about how rad the MF108 is for over a year. Anyone broken one yet?

    I want one. By reading text I'm quite convinced it'll replace my M102....
  17. Uniqlo ultra light down jacket and windshell: anyone for touring?

    OPó Iím going to go ahead and call you out on a few things.

    1) Youíre trying to sell Uniqlo.
    2) you donít really ski.
    4) You used ďbelay jacket to be used during transitions and throw over...
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    Why in all of Godís hell are you posting pics of...

    Why in all of Godís hell are you posting pics of your decrepit, defunct, and moldy-ass insoles?


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    Aksel Lund Svindal - Promodel Outerwear line

    I donít know why this thread starts off with negative vibes towards Svindal, so that vibe can fuck off.

    A world champion creating a ski clothing line? Sounds dope as fuck.


    You...
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    4FRNT Renegade ~ Hand built in SLC.

    You are such an evil man. The way you casually drop in with new boards on the way and you canít even choose a bindingÖ all based on a dream week at Whitewater (that may or may not repeat again.)
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    Iím going to go ahead and disagree. ...

    Iím going to go ahead and disagree.

    Pressuring your shins to drive a ski does yield more surface area on your bodyó and hence requires less muscle. But it also requires a larger, and more vague,...
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    ON3P SKIS Discussion

    You guys sure are good at confusing people.
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    Thatís it! Thatís the rad stuff. Thanks for that.

    Thatís it! Thatís the rad stuff. Thanks for that.
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    What is that die living 13 sticker? Was that a...

    What is that die living 13 sticker? Was that a mono skier?


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    I think it's in this thread, and am guessing that...

    I think it's in this thread, and am guessing that everyone else is lazier than myself to post links. So I guess that means you're lucky that I'm even telling you to read the thread.

    Perhaps...
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    Well, I was going to ask why the title of this...

    Well, I was going to ask why the title of this thread was asking me to change OP's mind... but now I kinda get it.
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    Thanks! I wish I still had it.

    Thanks! I wish I still had it.
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    Speedy Stitcher Creations

    Back in my Patrol days we had Speedy Stitchers in all the huts to aid in repairing equipment. We made packs for dogs, upgraded harnesses, fixed our own packs. Speedy Stitchers were a part of lunch......
  29. Thread: touring puffy

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    I second the Montbell suggestion. I own a ton of...

    I second the Montbell suggestion. I own a ton of their stuff as itís local for me and the price point works. Always happy with their materials and product.


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    I have OG Mavens w/o bindings Iíd be willing to...

    I have OG Mavens w/o bindings Iíd be willing to part with. One of the floatiest skis ever.


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    The Official Salomon S/Lab SHIFT MNC Thread -AMA

    I remember the fritschi free ride every time I see a post about the shift.

    Iím only 46. But there is nothing about this binding that has ever made me think ó ďOh, maybe this is the one.Ē

    CAST,...
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    I have a Fritschi free ride on my OG Gotamas and...

    I have a Fritschi free ride on my OG Gotamas and with that sliding AFD Iíd have to admit that releasing with any boot would be the least of my worries. Oró pre-releasing would be all of my worries. ...
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    Volkl seems to always have something that...

    Volkl seems to always have something that cultists cling to. Designs that tend to stand the test of time.
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    I glamorized the work space a while back and...

    I glamorized the work space a while back and would definitely do it again. The red you see is copper. The old wood you see is very old redwood from a horse coral. It even has a bullet embedded in it....
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    I think with diamond stones just the process of using them and feeling the burrs polish out tells us that the ski will be smoother to ride.

    Definitely canít feel the difference on snow....
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    I have some 183 OG Gotamas/fritsche Iíd be...

    I have some 183 OG Gotamas/fritsche Iíd be willing to part with.


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    Life has taught me to avoid people like you in...

    Life has taught me to avoid people like you in real life.

    Never take advantage of people when they fuck up and then own it.

    Wtf is wrong with you?
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    394276 394277 394278 Hope this helps.

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    I always thought the middle line was recommended,...

    I always thought the middle line was recommended, and the other two were there for +1, or -1 reference points.


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    That is going to look beautiful. Probably one of...

    That is going to look beautiful. Probably one of Volklís best graphics since the OG Gotama.

    If you want a demo binding, Iíll swap you for a Baron Demo. Then you can side-country this demon, too,...
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    Mantra 102 - where to mount it?

    YeahÖ Iím following along. More than glad nobody offered to take my M102s from GearSwap. The moment I posted them I was likeó WTF are you doing?

    Sorry guys. I may rarely ski it here in my Japow...
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    Mantra 102 - where to mount it?

    Iíd love to hear more about M102 vs BMX, Bonafide, etc.

    I was also shocked to read Bandit Manís comment about the MFree 108 being comparable to his Billy Goat in the trees in the Dynastar thread....
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    I ski and love the Owl so these pics are very...

    I ski and love the Owl so these pics are very very greatly appreciated by me.

    Thank you.


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    Bump. Any takers to a good home? Sent...

    Bump.

    Any takers to a good home?


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    Speaking of hackyó I used door handle clips from...

    Speaking of hackyó I used door handle clips from a Ď72 blazer to attach my tip clips when my new skiís tips were too big for the old clip.
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    Pomoca Free Pro 2.0 experience

    I also just got these in the mail, as per this thread convincing me the weight and glide is it. I donít climb steep lines here in JP so grip isnít my number one focus.

    Yeah, the tail clip seems a...
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    Did you ever run your Owls through a base grind?...

    Did you ever run your Owls through a base grind? If they only performed on steeps, maybe the tune sucked but the issues became less noticeable with speed.

    My Rens begin to suck when the wax wears...
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    No shipping to Japan? I donít blame you. ...

    No shipping to Japan?

    I donít blame you.

    But now I have to settle for less than maggot fame.


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    Me too. But Iím pretty sure itís because I donít...

    Me too. But Iím pretty sure itís because I donít sleep in a tent for a week anymore.

    IMO, everything gets washed after a day in real life so this entire thread could be summed up in day trips vs...
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    Fuck poly if youíre not sleeping in a tent. ...

    Fuck poly if youíre not sleeping in a tent.

    Wool wins for all real life applications.

    Poly wins when you need to wake up dry and then go.

    Thatís it.


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