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  1. Thread: Holy skins help

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    I actually ran some regular thread through it,...

    I actually ran some regular thread through it, then tape, then glue. Guessing that thread wonít last too long. Good idea on dental floss
  2. Thread: Holy skins help

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    Bingo, tape it is! That makes sense. I've done my...

    Bingo, tape it is! That makes sense. I've done my fair share of sewing and itís hard enough without working around glue. Although I guess I could scrape the glue first. AnywayÖ my intent was to be...
  3. Thread: Holy skins help

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    Holy skins help

    First, I did some searching on this, but couldn't find anything...
    While I love the weight and packability of my Pomocas, they definitely don't like me tip toeing over rocks. (My old thicker BDs...
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    This check only reinforces my two big dislikes on...

    This check only reinforces my two big dislikes on the pieps/BD... 1) why isnt the "off" in the middle position (the hardest position to slide to) and 2) why doesnt it make some noise (ideally a...
  5. His teammates didnt back him up much... only the...

    His teammates didnt back him up much... only the catcher sprinted down the line into the fray (as he should)
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    A vital 90 (say 1700 ish grams) reverse camber...

    A vital 90 (say 1700 ish grams) reverse camber would be unique and hard to resist
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    Yeah, spring BC skiing is not setting up well....

    Yeah, spring BC skiing is not setting up well. That dry Jan facet layer is still lurking on north and east aspects. Dust layers. Wind scouring and loading.
    Have some huts days next week and going...
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    Iíve only been through a few times, but Iím a big...

    Iíve only been through a few times, but Iím a big Spokane fan. Had a sweet night powder ski at mt Spokane. Bluebird pow day at 49N. Great days at red, Schweitzer and fernie. And then haul way up...
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    PMing you

    PMing you
  10. Yes, there's a lot you can do from around there...

    Yes, there's a lot you can do from around there (Frisco area prob the best hub) - especially if you're ok climbing for lines. There is some simple lappable touring, especially right there around...
  11. Free extra bumpÖ Iíve got the skinnier Enduro...

    Free extra bumpÖ Iíve got the skinnier Enduro versions of these. Great ski, definitely quality build
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    This is taking a turn toward tech talk... but in...

    This is taking a turn toward tech talk... but in the meantime, website is peakskis.com (google search doesnt yet pull it up) and limited info on skis (no weights, radius, etc). And odd that longest...
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    ^^^ Thx both, very helpful and good to know

    ^^^ Thx both, very helpful and good to know
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    Question - Heading to Silverton next two weekends...

    Question - Heading to Silverton next two weekends w/ the unguided pass. But buddy just told me he has Silverton credit thats gonna expire end of season, so he'd sell me for cheap. This time of year...
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    Loveland Pass slide today that took out 1-2 cars...

    Loveland Pass slide today that took out 1-2 cars (no injuries fortunately) and also a slide on berthoud around postage stamp - fully searched and fortunately no one caught. Everyone be careful. Late...
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    Boulder Sports Recycler... PSA stuff

    No affiliation, but its right by my house, so I pop in alot. I have posted some individual nuggets that I figured would have some front ranger mag interest. Figure I'd just start a more generic...
  17. Thread: Bibs.....again

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    For reference... I'm 6'1 180-85 with big thighs...

    For reference... I'm 6'1 180-85 with big thighs and the OR Hemis in medium fit just good enough. A tad small, but don't restrict movement, and they're pretty damn light. I find so many bibs are so...
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    Glove sizing... somehow I range from medium to...

    Glove sizing... somehow I range from medium to XL, even within the same brand
  19. I'm sure you saw, but...

    I'm sure you saw, but https://www.tetongravity.com/forums/showthread.php/345312-Bringing-Back-The-Best-Lotii-And-Other-Assorted-Love-Songs
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    My take... As long as you can get a good edge in...

    My take... As long as you can get a good edge in and you totally roll them over onto their full edge (the whole reflectech thing), then they're pretty darn fun. Think fresh corduroy.
    If it's truly...
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    Excellent

    Excellent
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    ^^^ on the new Evo... spyderjon - The square toe...

    ^^^ on the new Evo...
    spyderjon - The square toe mount pattern, or trapezoid? Either way, good that not a new-new mount pattern!
    I actually like the brake button, and that you don't need to spin...
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    ^^^ Oh, and yeah Red is all about steep tight...

    ^^^ Oh, and yeah Red is all about steep tight trees - good Raven country for sure!
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    Agree, the Raven is surprisingly versatile. Being...

    Agree, the Raven is surprisingly versatile. Being pretty weight conscious, I like it as a bc pow ski. Punches weigh above its weight, and is super nimble seeking out tree stashes. I keep thinking...
  25. This is awesome - both helpful and super-fun....

    This is awesome - both helpful and super-fun. Sync it up with Marshall's newco project.
    Would love to see a re-review of the EHP. Skied one of my hoarded ones the other day for first time this...
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    Finally got out on the non-carbon Toggas I picked...

    Finally got out on the non-carbon Toggas I picked up used in the fall. On a soft day (didnt even qualify as a pow day), they were damn damn fun. I ditched my Renegades and took a chance with these...
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    What could go wrong?

    What could go wrong?
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    Cutting in alpentongue and wolfwhatever and f-ing...

    Cutting in alpentongue and wolfwhatever and f-ing up the old Bryanís was bogus.
    Updated parking message belowÖ rule #1, donít ski on weekends. Rule #2, ski weekdays.
    ...
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    Thank you sir

    Thank you sir
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    Anyone know the factory edges on the CD104? I dug...

    Anyone know the factory edges on the CD104? I dug up 1/1 for the LD90s. Same for the CD104s? Thx
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    ^^^ Well, worth a swing by the shop. Presumably...

    ^^^ Well, worth a swing by the shop. Presumably they were cool and woulda swapped you your in plastic 2100's if they had a pair of equal 2000's?
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    Yes, % is the better measure (ie 100 gr is less...

    Yes, % is the better measure (ie 100 gr is less of a delta on a 2000 vs 1400 ski), but if you're touring a bunch on em and are concerned re weight, then I'd try to swap em out for a lighter pair. If...
  33. Piggybacking on frorider, the beast replacement...

    Piggybacking on frorider, the beast replacement (I think) Free 107 is also interesting - I think it's low-ish cambered vs flat Beast 108, and at a similar tour friendly weight (~1600 for the 181). 0G...
  34. Thread: Glade Goggles

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    A few years old, but just sharing in case OP...

    A few years old, but just sharing in case OP hasn't seen - https://blisterreview.com/gear-reviews/glade-optics-challenger-goggle
    I use cheap photochromatic shield glasses for everything but full-on...
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    ^^^ Cat, interesting. I didnít realize they were...

    ^^^ Cat, interesting. I didnít realize they were in any US shops.
    Thereís definitely more and more new brands out there. Saw some Stereos yesterday at bentgate
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    Norse Enduro 188 review

    Iíve put enough days on these to post a review. Not too many over here in the US - and free shipping, low import duty so nets to a reasonable price. I think it would be interesting to some as a...
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    Sad sad sad. If Iím interpreting right and...

    Sad sad sad.
    If Iím interpreting right and looking at right place on the map, that was a remote trigger from below on a 30ish slopeÖ although probably a bit steeper with loading.
    Tough conditions...
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    Sad that things got that tense. Was at Moffat...

    Sad that things got that tense. Was at Moffat yesterday. Likely confluence of RMNP closed and Eldo park out (and wind and avy risk above TL) made things way more crowded than I've ever seen there....
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    We gambled on BP when i70 closed but I think wb...

    We gambled on BP when i70 closed but I think wb 70 has reopened. People now bailing on BP, presumably going for 70. Lots o strategery
  40. Thread: 22/23 gear rumors

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    Yeah I like that. Maybe non boa? Maybe little...

    Yeah I like that. Maybe non boa? Maybe little wider (unlikely)?
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    So incredibly tragic. Vibes to everyone impacted...

    So incredibly tragic. Vibes to everyone impacted
    And we just can't flip from wind to snow fast enough - but just heard that snow is now forecasted for late morning, and now 5-10" in boulder area,...
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    I say go for it. Itís great as a pow ski based on...

    I say go for it. Itís great as a pow ski based on width and shape. Itís mellowed over the years - youíll want to stay centered on it but itís not as punishing as the early versions in case you get...
  43. Boulder PSA: Animas, Alien RS's, bunch o' AT boots

    No affiliation with the Boulder Sports Recycler, but its right near my house in north Boulder, so I stop in a bunch and know the gang there pretty well. I'll post some notable items that some folks...
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    While I-70 has (or had) its Camaro, Eldora has...

    While I-70 has (or had) its Camaro, Eldora has its Gremlin. If only they'd actually replace the rear window and put a mega lift kit on the thing...
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    ^^^Brilliant! Avoids the whole "mentally ignore...

    ^^^Brilliant! Avoids the whole "mentally ignore all the footprints in the snow" thing
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    To someone else I take it?

    To someone else I take it?
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    Like beacon drinking games? My mind is racing! ...

    Like beacon drinking games? My mind is racing!
    Either way - practice and whatever refresh and cheat resources are all critical. Doing a practice day on thurs. I shoulda been practicing earlier but...
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    PMing you

    PMing you
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    Avy cheat sheet cards

    This is something I did a few years ago, but never thought to post it. Maybe helpful for some folks here. This is no substitute for practice of course, but it also helps me to refresh before heading...
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    Wolverines! 398409

    Wolverines!
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