Search:

Type: Posts; User: JimLad

Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.06 seconds.

  1. Replies
    686
    Views
    191,346

    Hahaha. Why do people even bother

    Hahaha. Why do people even bother
  2. Replies
    540
    Views
    78,436

    A week of skiing in revy - Rogers pass and I love...

    A week of skiing in revy - Rogers pass and I love the skis. Definitely easier on the kick turns and the legs , feel a fair bit more maneuverable in the trees than the old 196. Canít comment on...
  3. Replies
    540
    Views
    78,436

    First day on my renegades. Loving them. Same...

    First day on my renegades. Loving them. Same personality as before as far as I can tell (have skied the 196 for last 5 years) but the slightly shorter length is really nice when it gets super tight...
  4. Replies
    540
    Views
    78,436

    Not enough snow yet in whistler but mounted these...

    Not enough snow yet in whistler but mounted these up today. Should get on them after new year

    306694
  5. Replies
    686
    Views
    191,346

    There are quite a few pissed off workers behind...

    There are quite a few pissed off workers behind the scenes let me tell you.

    Thank goodness it’s snowing
  6. Replies
    1,092
    Views
    523,366

    Sticky: Lone 2018 4frnt renegade. 196. Mint. Skied 7 days...

    Lone 2018 4frnt renegade. 196. Mint. Skied 7 days before it’s partner perished. In whistler306438
  7. Replies
    686
    Views
    191,346

    Iíd say at least 2 metres. Snowfall total so far...

    Iíd say at least 2 metres. Snowfall total so far is only around 50cm
  8. Replies
    686
    Views
    191,346

    Anyone have any interest or know someone that...

    Anyone have any interest or know someone that could use half a pair of renegades? Skied 7 days total (last year ), the other one didn’t survive. This one is mint. 196

    306265
  9. Replies
    767
    Views
    87,384

    Forecast gone to shit again, I really shouldnít...

    Forecast gone to shit again, I really shouldnít look at it. I reckon bike season is going to get extended at least another couple of weeks
  10. Replies
    767
    Views
    87,384

    149 inc. complimentary base grind

    149 inc. complimentary base grind
  11. Replies
    767
    Views
    87,384

    Winter stoke -> biking stoke -> Christmas ->...

    Winter stoke -> biking stoke -> Christmas -> interior
  12. Replies
    164
    Views
    16,351

    Hmm and I just got a new pair of last years...

    Hmm and I just got a new pair of last years renegades. How does the new compare? They are yet to be drilled :rolleyes:
  13. Replies
    669
    Views
    79,229

    I feel like it hasn't seemed as busy as the last...

    I feel like it hasn't seemed as busy as the last two years. Perhaps I'm getting accustomed to the traffic, but I also have spent far less time on the ski hill
  14. Thread: Pemberton mags

    by JimLad
    Replies
    1
    Views
    304

    I have some in whistler

    I have some in whistler
  15. Replies
    3,045
    Views
    498,508

    https://youtu.be/8bzP818YNq0 15cm reported,...

    https://youtu.be/8bzP818YNq0

    15cm reported, love it
  16. Replies
    3,045
    Views
    498,508

    Think '14-'16 pretty dialled. Heard of some...

    Think '14-'16 pretty dialled. Heard of some issues with earlier ones, think 2010 was the first year of the etec (?)
  17. Replies
    165
    Views
    12,136

    103 underfoot as the go to ski (ravens). Really...

    103 underfoot as the go to ski (ravens). Really enjoyed skiing them in the deep last year, you have to flex the ski in tighter places and can't be lazy. Makes the big boards come alive when you get...
  18. Replies
    13
    Views
    861

    Have to make sure the latch is keyed in tight to...

    Have to make sure the latch is keyed in tight to the notch in the lens. Sometimes it looks like itís engaged but it isnít. Not had it pop out on 3 sets of io7s
  19. Replies
    5
    Views
    602

    I get a qtip and some wd40 to clean up the...

    I get a qtip and some wd40 to clean up the inserts every few weeks. Seems to develop a little click in the toepiece otherwise
  20. Thread: Truck Tire Time

    by JimLad
    Replies
    747
    Views
    72,985

    Fresh set of Duratracs in the fall, been very...

    Fresh set of Duratracs in the fall, been very impressed so far this winter. I have driven quite a bit in deep snow / slush on logging roads for sledding access and have had no issues.
  21. Replies
    252
    Views
    79,302

    Wished I had my renegades at times yesterday, but...

    Wished I had my renegades at times yesterday, but that was with 40-50cm fresh. As long as you can point them and get speed they are fine but I submarined at times trying to maneuver at slow speeds....
  22. Replies
    252
    Views
    79,302

    Keep them sharp underfoot but I round the edges...

    Keep them sharp underfoot but I round the edges tip and tail to a little inside the contact points
  23. Replies
    170
    Views
    65,194

    I was pretty disappointed to receive my pants...

    I was pretty disappointed to receive my pants back with no repair offered. The glue holding the gaiters on was failing. I was offered 50% off a new pair but the pants were in great shape apart from...
  24. Replies
    252
    Views
    79,302

    I have a few days on my Ravens. They ski...

    I have a few days on my Ravens. They ski similarly. I have heavily detuned them to keep them loose.
  25. Anything left for tomorrow? I had to work

    Anything left for tomorrow? I had to work
  26. Balls deep in the right places, some great first...

    Balls deep in the right places, some great first turns today
  27. Just whis

    Just whis
  28. Replies
    33
    Views
    2,906

    Can't speak for kingpins, but the beast 14s felt...

    Can't speak for kingpins, but the beast 14s felt super confidence inspiring when I got them at the end of last season. Couldn't launch into bumps without caring on radicals, but it was no issue on...
  29. Replies
    23
    Views
    5,111

    I got some last year, am I right in thinking last...

    I got some last year, am I right in thinking last years 190 length had a single sidecut? Mine say 29m on them...and also 103 underfoot...!

    They rip anyway, as usual I heavily detune the tip and...
  30. Replies
    148
    Views
    27,938

    Yeah it's better for sure especially on flatter...

    Yeah it's better for sure especially on flatter terrain
  31. Replies
    148
    Views
    27,938

    Well quick update and these bindings slay. Skied...

    Well quick update and these bindings slay. Skied some bumps, corn, ice and no pre releases. Toes unlocked with release values at 11. Super easy to step into and a very solid connection with the...
  32. Replies
    148
    Views
    27,938

    I've just picked up a pair of Beast 14s having...

    I've just picked up a pair of Beast 14s having ruined my radicals. Cracked heel tower, cracked baseplate, sloppy heel resulting in some dodgy pre releases. I'll take a few hundred extra grams for...
  33. Replies
    252
    Views
    79,302

    Well I picked up some of this years in a 190. So...

    Well I picked up some of this years in a 190. So far it's great, though I only have a couple of days on them. A renegade on a diet. Bit of a revelation skinning around on a narrower ski again. I...
  34. Replies
    148
    Views
    27,938

    If you are craving an alpine feeling I think...

    If you are craving an alpine feeling I think you'd have to look at the Beast. The heel doesnt float on the pins. That will be my next binding
  35. Replies
    1,330
    Views
    269,376

    So quick question regarding the raven. Noticed on...

    So quick question regarding the raven. Noticed on 4frnt site that it says 30m sidecut radius for the 190 length, and 23/30 for the 184. So the sidecut in 190 is single radius ?
  36. Replies
    1,330
    Views
    269,376

    I have the renegade from a couple of years ago,...

    I have the renegade from a couple of years ago, wood sidewall. I think they probably widened the Raven since the Kye 95 exists.
  37. Replies
    1,330
    Views
    269,376

    Can anyone compare this years Raven to the...

    Can anyone compare this years Raven to the Renegade? I also heard next years shape is a little different and skis more like the Ren. Considering a pair next year to save some weight on the skin...
  38. Replies
    548
    Views
    74,675

    Batten down the hatches, it looks like it's going...

    Batten down the hatches, it looks like it's going to get wild tomorrow. Guessing no alpine lifts will spin with the wind
  39. Replies
    1,064
    Views
    166,857

    Don't really understand why people say the vulcan...

    Don't really understand why people say the vulcan is too stiff. I tried them once without the tongues and didn't like it and I'm 175. Amazing boot though, I didn't even have to cook the liners
  40. Replies
    548
    Views
    74,675

    First 10 turns in Ruby and I was not feeling the...

    First 10 turns in Ruby and I was not feeling the bottom, very decent. Shortly after that however you hit where the freezing level was and it's rock solid underneath. Not a crust but refrozen rain...
  41. Replies
    548
    Views
    74,675

    Given the state of the snow today, I think the...

    Given the state of the snow today, I think the first few turns might be ok. I bet it gets crusty pretty quickly though, especially if the freezing level drops tomorrow. Was actually alright spring...
  42. Replies
    548
    Views
    74,675

    On a positive note , I don't see any sympathetic...

    On a positive note , I don't see any sympathetic releases in that photo. Ultimate stability test
  43. Replies
    548
    Views
    74,675

    Did a lap down pakalolo in the morning, still...

    Did a lap down pakalolo in the morning, still felt the crust underneath. Probably gone now with this new snow. Enjoy tomorrow, I'll be back at work :nonono2:
  44. Replies
    548
    Views
    74,675

    Enough weekend pow, us jaded locals had enough of...

    Enough weekend pow, us jaded locals had enough of that last year! Super windy today so nothing was spinning up top. New snow is good though, nice and light.
  45. Well managed to find some unused ones from last...

    Well managed to find some unused ones from last year for a decent price. Disaster averted

    So how many go with an intuition instead of the stock liner ? Not that I'm into spending more but the...
  46. It does seem odd that it's priced higher than the...

    It does seem odd that it's priced higher than the Khion with the new bells and whistles
  47. Did the vulcan change from last year or is it the...

    Did the vulcan change from last year or is it the same boot?
  48. Replies
    1,330
    Views
    269,376

    Just go straight and double from one pocket of...

    Just go straight and double from one pocket of slush to the next. WEeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee
  49. 2014/2015 Whistler Blackcomb - South Coast - Duffey Lake Thread

    First tracks at 12pm (!) down doa today was run of my season . A nice windloaded 5-10cm that skied beautifully top to bottom.
  50. Groomers are good. Managed a couple of good turns...

    Groomers are good. Managed a couple of good turns in some wind blown snow yesterday, before clattering through the corral
Results 1 to 50 of 300
Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4