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  1. Back on page 1...make an offer!

    Back on page 1...make an offer!
  2. Humpday bumpday...

    Humpday bumpday...
  3. Yes, both 27.5. As noted, the liner was much...

    Yes, both 27.5. As noted, the liner was much more substantial and that's what led to the feeling that the Heads were more snug overall. I wasn't commenting on shell fit.
  4. 28.0, BSL is 317mm

    28.0, BSL is 317mm
  5. Those are some throwback pics...well done!

    Those are some throwback pics...well done!
  6. FS Scarpa Freedom Freeride Boots 28.0 Cheap!

    $75 + shipping. Admittedly, these boots have quite a few days on them, thus the price. I actually keep track of the days on my gear (NERD!) so these have exactly 128 days on them - I only skied...
  7. FS: Dynafit Zzeus Touring Boot, 27.5 Cheap!

    $125 + shipping. For those that followed my saga in tech talk, you know why I'm getting rid of these. For those that didn't - these were my wife's but they were just too big for her. I tried to...
  8. +1. Well done Gavin

    +1. Well done Gavin
  9. Today, I visited Totem Pole in Ludlow, another...

    Today, I visited Totem Pole in Ludlow, another reputable shop with a good bootfitter. This time, I brought my custom footbeds. Toran put the Zero G Scout, Fischer Ranger 130 and the Head Kore 1 on...
  10. Your opinions are a little abrasive. You've never...

    Your opinions are a little abrasive. You've never seen my feet. In fact I do have narrow heels/ankles (several of the most reputable bootfitters on the east coast all agree on that point). The F1s...
  11. Results of yesterday's boot shopping; I didn't...

    Results of yesterday's boot shopping; I didn't have my footbeds so these are just initial thoughts:

    Scarpa F1: They put me in a 27.5 (same shell as 28.). This boot has a 305mm BSL. Incredible fit...
  12. 120s are heavier by almost a pound. I'm a second...

    120s are heavier by almost a pound. I'm a second chair kinda guy.
  13. Headed to Boot Pro in Ludlow, VT tomorrow to try...

    Headed to Boot Pro in Ludlow, VT tomorrow to try on Backland Carbon and Hawx Ultra 130 XTD. One goes up better and is lighter, the other goes down better and is a little heavier (300g per boot) but...
  14. I think the last VD is Oct 12.

    I think the last VD is Oct 12.
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    https://www.tetongravity.com/forums/showthread.php...

    https://www.tetongravity.com/forums/showthread.php/329501-2019-Ullrfest-you-re-coming-this-year-god-damn-it!

    See the linky thingy...
  16. What the fuck? This is the Ullrfest...

    What the fuck?

    This is the Ullrfest thread...get it back over your boots.

    I'll bring the canopies and 2 tables and plenty of VT's finest brews. If we need a generator, I can do that too but...
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    Ullrfest is a go. Stand by for news.

    Ullrfest is a go. Stand by for news.
  18. Cool. What do you like/dislike about the F1s? ...

    Cool. What do you like/dislike about the F1s? As for online retailers, I love the prices but this time I'm going to pay for the expertise to put my feet into shoes that will fit and do what I want...
  19. Thanks for the recommendations. Basecamp...

    Thanks for the recommendations. Basecamp Outfitters in Killington carries the Zero Gs so I'll give them a try.
  20. Thnx for the detailed info. I'm hip to Scarpa...

    Thnx for the detailed info. I'm hip to Scarpa shell sizing. The Mobe's are indeed 2 different shell sizes (27.0 and 28.0) which makes keeping track of left and right skis pretty important. All of...
  21. Just read LeeLau's Scarpa F1 review on...

    Just read LeeLau's Scarpa F1 review on doglotion.com.

    They're on my list for sure. Probably not red though. Don't want to oversell my limited skillz.
  22. What Touring Boot Am I Looking For?

    Just got an unexpected bonus from work and rather than do the responsible thing (save it) I'm going to treat myself to new boots. I've never really started from the start; going to a reputable shop...
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    NE Roll Call 18/19

    Seems a little early. Goniff usually gets the word out.


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  24. I like the 108s a lot. Bindings I have on them...

    I like the 108s a lot. Bindings I have on them are a bit heavy for touring but I do it anyway. That's a killer price. I've always been fond of Fischers so my opinion may be biased. I think you...
  25. When you're head down in a tree well you don't...

    When you're head down in a tree well you don't want pants that blend in with the trees. I prefer the acid yellow colorway. My latest fashion is called Mars Orange although it looks like Yellofin is...
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    Ramble on dude. Lots of folks on here do want...

    Ramble on dude.

    Lots of folks on here do want to know how the sausage is made.

    I've said it before and I'll say it again, buy Mike's stuff. YOU. WILL. NOT. BE. DISAPPOINTED.
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    Hahahaha. Yes, they are still being skied...

    Hahahaha. Yes, they are still being skied although not in my everyday rotation. MMP hasn't said anything. I still owe you dinner at the BLT for the gifted gear.

    For jackets, you cannot do better...
  28. Missed this before. Skied with Harvey at Magic...

    Missed this before. Skied with Harvey at Magic last year. Solid as previously stated. Can't remember if I ever registered with NYSkiBlog before. Would love to grab a pair of Vin's skis because you...
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    Tree down knocked out power. GMP blocked road to...

    Tree down knocked out power. GMP blocked road to clear. All OK.
  30. Good on ya pollydog.

    Good on ya pollydog.
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    Les V looking very skipper-ish Sent from my...

    Les V looking very skipper-ish


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  32. The Outlaw Josey Wales talking to a bounty hunter...

    The Outlaw Josey Wales talking to a bounty hunter near the end of the film.
  33. I know a bunch of people that grabbed these skis...

    I know a bunch of people that grabbed these skis when they were $350 on Sierra Trading Post. They're not light but they do rip.
  34. I bought some skis in Germany and brought them...

    I bought some skis in Germany and brought them back to the states. Got the VAT refunded at the airport but it was in 2002 so I don't remember the process.

    Not so helpful I guess but it is possible.
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    Deer flies were horrendous at Magic last weekend....

    Deer flies were horrendous at Magic last weekend. This weekend they have tapered to a mere nuisance. Couple more weeks and then it will be game on to get into the woods.
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    I did see a girl swimming topless last weekend...

    I did see a girl swimming topless last weekend there but she appeared to be about 2. Future prospect?


    Silver was on our radar but nothing for sale there...also like the larger but not too large...
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    No, keeping the same gig and renting a room from...

    No, keeping the same gig and renting a room from a co-worker.


    Been paying non-resident taxes since the day I bought the Magic house. It's actually lower in Londonderry because of school choice....
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    The bike tours down Hale'a'ka'la are...

    The bike tours down Hale'a'ka'la are excellent..Yes it's touristy but it's one of those things you should do. Bring fleece.
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    I laughed, thnx ML! Don't think they've...

    I laughed, thnx ML!


    Don't think they've approached Magic yet.


    Amen. The vibe at Magic would die a quick and horrible death...see Stowe for evidence. I think they would keep the WC only...
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    I can tell you that the bugz are not easing off...

    I can tell you that the bugz are not easing off in the northern Champlain Valley....
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    I grabbed a pair of the Palani SPTs for next...

    I grabbed a pair of the Palani SPTs for next year's running season. Picked 'em up in Stowe to save on the shipping and hit the Alchemist afterward to celebrate the score. Thnx for the PSA Abol98!
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    I've had Volvos in my driveway since 1989 (picked...

    I've had Volvos in my driveway since 1989 (picked that one up at the factory in Gothenburg). Also had a 740 that went somewhere north of 300K (don't really know because the odometer stopped working...
  43. Been looking for a decent one for a while. Acura...

    Been looking for a decent one for a while. Acura really fucked up when they terminated that car.
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    ^ Classic

    ^ Classic
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    Great tributes for the end of what turned out to...

    Great tributes for the end of what turned out to be a great season...there were times when it didn't look like Spring would ever come but then it came on with a vengeance.

    GuyInShorts truly is the...
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    True story....my beard used to be red. Lots of...

    True story....my beard used to be red. Lots of Eric the Red in my blood.
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    Great day for the end of my season. A great cast...

    Great day for the end of my season. A great cast of characters showed up: Peruvian, Goniff, VT-F, Train, Buckethead, GuyInShorts, Mr. Moose, Mrs. G, Fussy D, iriponsnow, ScottSkis, and a first-time...
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    My mantra...

    My mantra...
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    And if anybody grabbed my black turtle fur beanie...

    And if anybody grabbed my black turtle fur beanie a couple of weeks ago, I would gladly pay in excellent VT beers if you would bring it on Saturday. Hopefully in GIS' pile...
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    Missing the party this weekend for a family...

    Missing the party this weekend for a family wedding but it's in Nova Scotia...which is pretty cool.

    Check out the sunset last night from the house we're renting
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