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    Praxis Protest (128mm waist). Do it. Praxis...

    Praxis Protest (128mm waist). Do it.

    Praxis GPOs (116mm waist) I think also fit the bill though. The shape is very close to the MFree series. I could ski them everyday including fresh blower pow...
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    Hmm , was looking for a set of Barons for a...

    Hmm , was looking for a set of Barons for a quiver of one set up that will see mostly lifts, but these could do the trick. Iíll bite, sending PM in a few min.


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    I don't have any extras but consider the Plum...

    I don't have any extras but consider the Plum leashes also, they are great!
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    Some Scarpas are wide, but I've heard some of the...

    Some Scarpas are wide, but I've heard some of the newer Scarpa cross over boots are narrower like the Ribelle. The Sportiva Trango series might check all your boxes, although I think they are 3/4...
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    I have changed/repaired the cable on an instep...

    I have changed/repaired the cable on an instep buckle for Spitfire 2.1 (same design, different length than Spectre 2 I believe). It was a lot of work.
    -pulled the cable out of the aluminum step...
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    WTB basic Dropper Post

    WTB - Need a 30.9mm dropper post for our kid carrying cargo bike. My wife and I have about a 10cm difference in seat post height, so a 10cm dropper would be ideal since we share the bike for school...
  7. Can you just ditch the hardshell? A merino or...

    Can you just ditch the hardshell? A merino or poly T shirt, an R1, and a wind shirt or thin soft shell (the lines can blur between what is a wind shirt and soft shell) should do well for your...
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    I think I have some Dynafit Mercury in that size...

    I think I have some Dynafit Mercury in that size without liners. $50
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    I've got some Intuition liners from Scarpa...

    I've got some Intuition liners from Scarpa Freedom, size 28. Good balance of touring articulation and performance, def not a trash bin liner thin rando liner either. They are used but good shape,...
  10. GPO. Get those 187 GPOs posted above and never...

    GPO. Get those 187 GPOs posted above and never look back. The MFree and GPO have very similar shapes. The Praxis build quality never disappoints. I got my 192 GPOs for "low tide" pow days and then...
  11. Free Intuition liners for anyone who can use them.

    Free Intuition liners for anyone who can use them.
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    Best mid layer material is Polartec Powerstretch...

    Best mid layer material is Polartec Powerstretch fleece IMHO, with regards to overall combination of price, durability, stretch, comfort, breathability. Its not sexy like some of the newer fabrics...
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    Yea in the right conditions noodle boots drive...

    Yea in the right conditions noodle boots drive "easy" big skis just fine. I ski 192cmx116mm and 196cmx128mm all the time on 2 buckle touring boots. Its more fun than random noodle skis when the snow...
  14. If there is any chance your next split board may...

    If there is any chance your next split board may be longer, get the longer set.
  15. While these do go for relatively crazy prices on...

    While these do go for relatively crazy prices on Mountain Project for use with mountaineering boots on approach skis, even $280 is stretching it. Also the small sizes typically are cheaper than the...
  16. Seconds.

    Seconds.
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    I had mine out for recycled powder touring laps...

    I had mine out for recycled powder touring laps yesterday. Fantastic in the soft. A bit of death in the shaded icy groomer (but what isn't in randonerd boots), then surprisingly good on the single...
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    People are missing out then as the SSL toes are...

    People are missing out then as the SSL toes are awesome. 80g each and they ski as well as or better than any other tech toe.

    If I didn't have an extra set of Radical toes I would probably be...
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    Mount it up and have fun. They should be great...

    Mount it up and have fun. They should be great for what you describe. Consider an even lighter binding. Should be way more fun than touring on a frame binding.
  20. If you decide to ship I'm interested in the...

    If you decide to ship I'm interested in the Flylow pants pending condition. Thanks.
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    Also interested in the lady protests, Iím in...

    Also interested in the lady protests, Iím in Sandpoint.


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    Yea no worries. I also run dull edges, scraped...

    Yea no worries. I also run dull edges, scraped bases, old Barons on my DD skis and spend a lot of time on tech bindings in 2 buckle boots. So if the reference is race skis and crushing hardpack demo...
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    We don't all ski in Vermont. They're fine in...

    We don't all ski in Vermont. They're fine in western US snowpacks or for nonracers.
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    Oh man they look cool but I can't imagine skiing...

    Oh man they look cool but I can't imagine skiing a ski that size and weight in anything except perfect snow. Chunder would be death.
  25. Its red.

    Its red.
  26. Iím interested but want to research the toe...

    Iím interested but want to research the toe bumper tmrw. So dibs?


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  27. Thanks for the bumps guys. Finally got them sold...

    Thanks for the bumps guys. Finally got them sold on another forum...
  28. Still got all this stuff, feel free to make...

    Still got all this stuff, feel free to make offers.
    If you really need it for free + shipping that's OK if that's all you can do, dentists need not apply.
  29. Still got these but need them gone. Offers?

    Still got these but need them gone. Offers?
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    Actually I think they ski better.

    Actually I think they ski better.
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    They are so good. 404505 Sent from my...

    They are so good.
    404505


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    I still am trying to understand how you are 6'3"...

    I still am trying to understand how you are 6'3" but wear a 26.5 shell in the TLT6?

    I'm the same height but 175lbs, I have just accepted soft 2 buckle touring boots for most touring uses. I find...
  33. Ouch that is a seriously weak use of the forum.

    Ouch that is a seriously weak use of the forum.
  34. G3 3mm toe shims, Intuition PowerWrap 25, Intuition Freedom SL 28, Avy Probe

    Got some stuff to unload. Everything is $15 plus shipping! Or if you're really poor or a college student maybe just pay shipping. TGR uploads are troublesome so check out the pics in this album: ...
  35. Lame! Just another boot that stops at 30.5...

    Lame! Just another boot that stops at 30.5 sizing. Where are the 31/31.5???
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    Kevino is a solid mag but occasionally takes a...

    Kevino is a solid mag but occasionally takes a bit to get to his messages. I think he works a busy job.
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    http://www.alpinist.com/doc/web15s/ms-es-lorpen-te...

    http://www.alpinist.com/doc/web15s/ms-es-lorpen-tepap-socks

    I have a set but haven't used them yet. Its just not cold here (North Idaho) like it is in New England. The quality of construction is...
  38. FYI I don't think you listed size on the BD...

    FYI I don't think you listed size on the BD approach shoes.
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    This is why I scavenge screws off dumpster skis...

    This is why I scavenge screws off dumpster skis and bindings - so that I have a bag full of all sorts of lengths when adding shims. I would just use normal binding screws but you'll have to figure...
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    If the TLT6 donít fit your girlfriend I would...

    If the TLT6 donít fit your girlfriend I would like to get in line for a kids touring set up that is shared between a few families.


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  41. Grinding Tech U springs for softer vertical release

    I thought I would start this thread as a reference for people wanting or needing to grind their U springs for softer vertical release. There is some limited info on the web for this, notably the...
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    Alpine focused - hasn't Scarpa made alpine...

    Alpine focused - hasn't Scarpa made alpine focused boots before i.e. Tornado, Freedom.

    That said, "clunky utilitarian touring boots" as mentioned above really understates how good their boots...
  43. Praxis Yeti - 96mm waist. They crush it. Praxis...

    Praxis Yeti - 96mm waist. They crush it.
    Praxis BC - 106mm waist, a fatter Yeti (or is the Yeti a skinnier BC?). I haven't skied them but I own an unmounted pair.
    Praxis GPO - the greatest ski...
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    I am interested. Are you coming up to Schweitzer...

    I am interested. Are you coming up to Schweitzer anytime soon? I have Yetis in 192, GPOs in 192, and these could fit the 106mm slot in between. I think I can reuse some of the holes.
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    Yep, their stuff is fine. If it fits it'll be...

    Yep, their stuff is fine. If it fits it'll be great for you.
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    I don't like running in Yaktrax but my wife and...

    I don't like running in Yaktrax but my wife and MIL do it routinely and get a few seasons out of their Yaktrax. I mostly just switch from road runners (which I use for road and trail for 3 seasons)...
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    My solution was just light skins and light...

    My solution was just light skins and light bindings (SSL 2.0, I might have bought them from you?) on a 196 Protest. Will still weigh less than my 192cm Praxis Yetis with Comforts/Verticals which was...
  48. Ed - awesome post. I got some semi-swiss cheesed...

    Ed - awesome post. I got some semi-swiss cheesed Voile Chargers from you a year or two ago, was able to reuse the inserts and placed 2 more for Radical toes for shorter BSLs. They are now on long...
  49. I have a couple sets of newer carbon poles (well,...

    I have a couple sets of newer carbon poles (well, I guess the BD poles are from 2010 or 2011) and recently replaced the tips on one set. The tip is a separate plastic from the carbon lower. You can...
  50. Interested if they are long enough to fit a 196cm...

    Interested if they are long enough to fit a 196cm ski?
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