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    Thanks for the leads... I will investigate...

    Thanks for the leads... I will investigate further.

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    Anyone sitting on a pair of the "ladies" sized...

    Anyone sitting on a pair of the "ladies" sized 177s they want to part with? Or let me borrow in the Canadian Rockies area?

    I like the Blaze 106 so much I'm tempted to try out the big brother.
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    Sold. Sent from my SM-A505W using Tapatalk

    Sold.

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    One more end of season bump until I put them in...

    One more end of season bump until I put them in storage until next year.

    Open to offers.

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    That's what I was thinking... wait till it warms...

    That's what I was thinking... wait till it warms up in the afternoon.

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    How is the lake skiing the last couple of days? ...

    How is the lake skiing the last couple of days?

    Did this new snow ski like winter again or is it dust on crust?

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    Bump

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    ^^^ Thanks for that. Sent from my SM-A505W...

    ^^^ Thanks for that.

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    Would you be willing to post the relevant pages...

    Would you be willing to post the relevant pages of the manual?

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    Maybe you should write a review? [emoji6] ...

    Maybe you should write a review? [emoji6]

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    Haha... will welcome your comments and complaints...

    Haha... will welcome your comments and complaints but you owe me a beer if you like them. [emoji6]

    I totally don't need any more skis but I like these enough that I am pondering buying a pair of...
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    Ok... thats very helpful... thanks. I tore my...

    Ok... thats very helpful... thanks. I tore my Achilles skiing about 8 years ago wearing Flexons and I'm kind of thinking it was a similar mechanism to what you're warning of.

    Sent from my...
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    Thanks for that. I have a relatively low instep...

    Thanks for that. I have a relatively low instep as well which is the main reason I want to squeeze myself into a machq lv.

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    Bump for price drop to $80 shipped. Sent from...

    Bump for price drop to $80 shipped.

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    Can anyone estimate, numerically or generally,...

    Can anyone estimate, numerically or generally, how much the flex changes when you remove 1 or both bolts from a tecnica mach1 130 boot?

    Even before this thread I was considering going to a softer...
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    Mid day update: In very firm chop they are not...

    Mid day update:

    In very firm chop they are not super damp and a little "active". I'm noticing that limit in the ski a little, but it's not enough to bother me.

    And I'm going to double back a...
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    I never skied the ripstick or the gotama......

    I never skied the ripstick or the gotama... sorry. I gravitated to the blaze due to the low camber under foot, longer running length, and the 3D radius.

    In my head I was hoping that based on the...
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    Personally, if I mount mine for touring as...

    Personally, if I mount mine for touring as planned, I would like to go as far back as I can get away with, without feeling like I'm losing some performance benefits.

    Farther back makes for...
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    Can you give some comments about how much the...

    Can you give some comments about how much the flex changes when you remove 1 or both of the screws?

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    How do the cuffs compare between the cochise and...

    How do the cuffs compare between the cochise and the mach1 lv in regards to calf/ lower leg volume?

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    Review: Volkl Blaze 106, 179cm

    179cm Blaze mounted with Aatack2 Demos.

    Me: 5’7”, ~175 pounds… haven’t lost the baby weight. Used to be in much better shape and there may have even been a time when I “charged”, but not now. ...
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    I'm going to type up a more detailed review of my...

    I'm going to type up a more detailed review of my initial impressions in the next day or so, but the summary is I really like the Blaze a lot and I think it will make a great touring ski. Very...
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    I'm going to type up a more detailed review of my...

    I'm going to type up a more detailed review of my initial impressions in the next day or so, but the summary is I really like them. Very intuitive and not punishing at all despite the long running...
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    Put in a half day at Castle for their closing day...

    Put in a half day at Castle for their closing day today.

    They have better coverage than I've ever seen this late and the upper mountain was full winter and skiing like March... bummer they had to...
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    Still for sale... and updated price with...

    Still for sale... and updated price with shipping.

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    QFT I wasn't going to drink tonight but then I...

    QFT

    I wasn't going to drink tonight but then I decided to mount my skis so that was out the window.

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    179cm Sorry ... I've had a couple of drinks...

    179cm

    Sorry ... I've had a couple of drinks and thought you asked what I mounted with.

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    Attack2 demos. My long term goal is as my...

    Attack2 demos.

    My long term goal is as my touring ski so I want to play with the mount first, especially since their recommended mounted point is about 6cm further back than most of my other skis...
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    Mounted another pair of my own fucking skis. ...

    Mounted another pair of my own fucking skis.

    Been a while since I bought anything brand new and a while since I mounted a metal laminate ski.

    Mounted with demos but I moved the heel 1cm forward...
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    Didn't get it... I'll try sending you one. ...

    Didn't get it... I'll try sending you one.

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    I've been skiing previous generation cochise in...

    I've been skiing previous generation cochise in bounds for 3 or 4 years and I do really like it. But despite how my foot measures, I've need to be in a lower volume boot. I tried on the mach1 LV...
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    I wonder if some people who think it's hooky had...

    I wonder if some people who think it's hooky had a bad tune or didn't detune?

    I don't own K108s but I did just buy a pair of Blaze106 and they are dead flat under foot but a little bit edge high...
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    Is louise still pretty busy on weekends are the...

    Is louise still pretty busy on weekends are the crowds dwindling at all?

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    Intuition Dreamliner MV, 26

    Used 1 day but never baked.

    I had taped some small pads on the back for ankle retention and when I removed the tape it stretched the fabric a tiny bit, indicated by the loose bits on the back.
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    To follow up a little on this... I took some...

    To follow up a little on this...

    I took some measurements of the contact points at 2 different ski angles and come up with pretty much the same place for chord center. And with my 300mm bsl it...
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    To be fair, you can mount your skis wherever you...

    To be fair, you can mount your skis wherever you want. And since you always mount forward anyway, having rec lines behind the line is superfluous. [emoji12]

    My plan is to play with mount points...
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    Just received my new blaze 106 from corbetts...

    Just received my new blaze 106 from corbetts today.

    They do feel pretty light. They are not super stiff like the mantra I hand flexed a week ago, but they are not soft either.

    I haven't tried...
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    And they are now officially done for the season....

    And they are now officially done for the season.

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    Thanks... I'll use that to quote if someone wants...

    Thanks... I'll use that to quote if someone wants me to do a re-ship.

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    They have free shipping within Canada if those...

    They have free shipping within Canada if those costs are less than $20... anyone in Canada could order them for probably no extra cost, but then you'll have to pay the actual shipping from here to...
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    I'm definitely not an expert on pivots but I...

    I'm definitely not an expert on pivots but I think to change brakes you need the entire baseplate... I don't think they're cheap.

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    I had the same thought. Sent from my SM-A505W...

    I had the same thought.

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    PSA: cheap Shifts and Pivot 14 B130

    This is a Canadian retailer and I know nothing about their shipping so look into that yourself.

    Think these are even cheaper prices than corbetts right now, and are in Canadian pesos.
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    That's some nice work to put new life into old...

    That's some nice work to put new life into old skis.

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    Too heavy, but I'm working on it. Just bought...

    Too heavy, but I'm working on it.

    Just bought some skis to shave 500g per foot off my setup but still won't be near where most of these posts are in setup total weight.

    The heaviest portion of...
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    Not trying to be a dick, but maybe the 1400g skis are for the smaller dudes and if you are 200 you should add 25% to your target ski weight?

    I'm not saying heavier is always stronger but there is...
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    I think the only thing that can really be "wrong"...

    I think the only thing that can really be "wrong" with a ski is if its railed (edge high) or convex (edge low)... but that second problem is only really an issue on narrower skis... I had a powder...
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    Paging skiwurrel again. Anyone know him? ...

    Paging skiwurrel again.

    Anyone know him? Would love to get him his skis but he didn't reply to my last PM or page in this thread, and he's been active on the boards since then so I don't know...
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    This is just now at...

    This is just now at castle...https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210329/7ce8cb4d8128660d09e1d30094c5db16.jpg

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