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    Not High. Extreme. And the slide path slide huge...

    Not High. Extreme. And the slide path slide huge within 12 hours I believe.
  2. What about a nice Rosť?

    What about a nice Rosť?
  3. Thanks for the hook up DSM. Got my 5 year old...

    Thanks for the hook up DSM. Got my 5 year old doing back yard beacon practice. 316033316034

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    There is no reason to hire a guide for Val Mezdi...

    There is no reason to hire a guide for Val Mezdi if you are a competent skier with a bit of sense.
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    I'll be in Val Gardena the last week in March....

    I'll be in Val Gardena the last week in March. Could use a partner for couloir skiing.

    Edit to add: https://www.fassa.com/EN/Webcam-Val-di-Fassa--Canazei-Pordoi-Pass/

    Judging by this coverage...
  6. I thought the 185 100's skied shorter than 180...

    I thought the 185 100's skied shorter than 180 Bonafides. Enforcers where fun carvers, intuitive carvers. A bit soft at the tip and tail, which I didn't like in firm chop. I hear the skinner versions...
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    It's statement in response to attempts to...

    It's statement in response to attempts to effectively ban abortions. That said:

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  8. I have two old Dynafit pins if you want them.

    I have two old Dynafit pins if you want them.
  9. Don't know anything about that engine, but a slow...

    Don't know anything about that engine, but a slow coolant leak can sometimes indicate a head gasket problem causing too much pressure in the cooling system.

    Cars often have parts that are know to...
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    I agree with Adrenalated. Ripping skins with skis...

    I agree with Adrenalated. Ripping skins with skis on is usually just easier, especially if you're lapping pow. I think I do a better job keeping snow off my skins that way too.
  11. I guess I'll add my thought on brakes: All...

    I guess I'll add my thought on brakes:

    All they add is weight and problems UNLESS you're going to be taking your skis on and off a bunch, then leashes become a huge pain.

    For example, most of...
  12. Regarding OR sizing, my experience has been that...

    Regarding OR sizing, my experience has been that the length is pretty standard but they're narrower in the chest and shoulders.
  13. Get something cheap that is similar to what your...

    Get something cheap that is similar to what your partners use and try it. Then you'll have a better sense of what you like and can go buy yourself something nice that you can use for years.

    For...
  14. Very clever. Some of your best work.

    Very clever. Some of your best work.
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    I always thought Al and Stevens deserved more...

    I always thought Al and Stevens deserved more blame. C's are psyched Al walked now.

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    Maybe they can take some pics that don't show...

    Maybe they can take some pics that don't show grass poking through the snow.
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    She banged Data.

    She banged Data.
  18. That fucking Journey song Sent from my Pixel...

    That fucking Journey song

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  19. Sweet. My Nano Air is getting ragged.

    Sweet. My Nano Air is getting ragged.
  20. Kingpins: Made by Marker. High failure rate with...

    Kingpins: Made by Marker. High failure rate with multiple failure modes. Doesn't ski as well as Shift. Pointlessly heavy for long tours. Not quite damp enough or durable enough for inbounds. Zero...
  21. 177 Nordica Hell and Backs for $100 shipped. $50...

    177 Nordica Hell and Backs for $100 shipped. $50 if you can pick up in Lafayette or Boulder, CO.

    They have inserts for small Dukes/Barons (someone is selling a pair for $50 plus ship in gearswap)...
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    Nope. Didn't go past Dream lake. We poked around...

    Nope. Didn't go past Dream lake. We poked around the the tops of the knobs, started into into Chaos Canyon then walked a bit toward the Otis Couloirs, before turning back. Found the same crap all...
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    Hmm. I would've gone with Raskolnikov, Willy...

    Hmm. I would've gone with Raskolnikov, Willy Loman and Lance from the movie Ski Patrol.
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    Hell no. Top layers of the snow pack were much...

    Hell no. Top layers of the snow pack were much sketchier than anticipated. Stomped on some test slopes at tree line. Saw the top layer peeling off and breaking like glass, and shooting cracks going...
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    Nice day. Bad skiing. Punchy crusts and shooting...

    Nice day. Bad skiing. Punchy crusts and shooting cracks. 314161314163

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    It was the approach to the whole series, when...

    It was the approach to the whole series, when they chose not to call time outs and ran the ball.
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    Yes and Yes.

    Yes and Yes.
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    Glad you're ok. I've been lucky enough to have a...

    Glad you're ok. I've been lucky enough to have a couple wake up calls without consequences, where the mountains let me know there were factors I wasn't sufficiently considering when making decisions...
  29. It'll make a nice gaper badge. Sent from my...

    It'll make a nice gaper badge.

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  30. I'm talking about somewhere in the middle....

    I'm talking about somewhere in the middle. Linked-hop turns if you will, where most of the turn happens in the air, but you're also using the energy from the previous turn to pop you into the next...
  31. This is pretty much the key to my happiness. ...

    This is pretty much the key to my happiness.

    I'm generally quick to get on board when it comes to respecting people who are different than me. Bob Dylan told us a while back: "Don't criticize what...
  32. Follow up question: Is it possible to generate...

    Follow up question: Is it possible to generate energy/rebound from the tail on short turns? The complete lack of pop was my gripe with the OG Cochise. The new Cochise and Zero G 108's are better, but...
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    Eldora in the Background.

    Eldora in the Background.
  34. Considering 183 Corvus (non-freebird) for lift...

    Considering 183 Corvus (non-freebird) for lift assisted eurotouring. Typically make my trip in late March, so any and all conditions will be present. Anyone ski these much on steep hard snow?

    Sent...
  35. Saw a couple snowshoers from not too far off...

    Saw a couple snowshoers from not too far off today. They were carrying the requisite 70 liter packs stuffed to the gills with godknowswhat and several articles of clothing strapped to the outside in...
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    He's much happier. Not used to having a dog that...

    He's much happier. Not used to having a dog that gets cold.

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  37. https://www.scarpa.com/parts-accessories?product_l...

    https://www.scarpa.com/parts-accessories?product_list_limit=all
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    Nice. High quality bump.

    Nice. High quality bump.
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    Snow in the Windian Peaks is completely...

    Snow in the Windian Peaks is completely windfucked. Except for places where it isn't:

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    Four laps with Clancy today. Glad I got him the...

    Four laps with Clancy today. Glad I got him the jacket. So is he.

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    Bump. Anyone ski these yet? Sent from my Pixel...

    Bump. Anyone ski these yet?

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    Sometimes Clancy sits like a human. 312218 ...

    Sometimes Clancy sits like a human. 312218

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    Berthoud was good this morning. Sunny spots will...

    Berthoud was good this morning. Sunny spots will likely be crusty tomorrow.

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  44. Good to know. Thanks. Sent from my Pixel 3a...

    Good to know. Thanks.

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  45. Can anyone confirm that the long travel version...

    Can anyone confirm that the long travel version has the same heel pattern as Kingpins? Thinking of dropping a pair of these into some Kingpin holes on some skis that don't have much more room for...
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    What are your 108-waisted skis? My Zero G...

    What are your 108-waisted skis?

    My Zero G 108's are my go-to spring touring skis. They're great on steep hard snow AND mushy exits. I bust out my Zero G 85's for long days or when I'll be making...
  47. Huh. I never would have guessed that. Turns out...

    Huh. I never would have guessed that. Turns out dogs are awesome in yet another way.
  48. Snowshoes do have some limited usefulness. Not...

    Snowshoes do have some limited usefulness. Not sure the same can be said for the vast majority snowshoers, who seem to spend most of their time walking on packed trails were a simple "shoe" would...
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    Do you mean the weight savings weren't enough?

    Do you mean the weight savings weren't enough?
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    Do you mean the weight savings weren't enough?

    Do you mean the weight savings weren't enough?
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