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  1. Poll: Same here - never had an insert back out by...

    Same here - never had an insert back out by itself.
    I clean the inserts prior to installation with isopropanol just to make sure there is no oil residue from the machining process. The epoxy I use...
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    I have better experience with the Trail version...

    I have better experience with the Trail version of NB Minimus compared to the cross trainer. T10v1-T10v3 are very nice. Minimus T10v4 should be avoided - it's a piece of plastic junk.

    I also like...
  3. RPS are surprisingly durable, especially...

    RPS are surprisingly durable, especially considering how lightweight they are. I have a pair that after 4 years is still going strong with only a tiny hole on the side pocket made by my phone. The...
  4. I've been quite happy with Patagonia RPS Rock...

    I've been quite happy with Patagonia RPS Rock Pants.
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    Sticky: I guess we both share the same opinion :) and yes...

    I guess we both share the same opinion :) and yes - I borrow a set with Vipecs every once in a while when I need a lighter setup. My favourite combo here is Wren 98 with Shift but it can get heavier...
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    Sticky: All these skis tend to ski more or less "short"....

    All these skis tend to ski more or less "short". Especially the S3s.
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    Sticky: 280972 His: ON3P Steeple 112 189cm / inserts...

    280972

    His:
    ON3P Steeple 112 189cm / inserts for Shift
    ON3P Wrenegade 98 184cm / inserts for Shift
    Rossignol S3 98 186cm / inserts for Shift & G3 Ion
    Atomic Vantage 90CTI 184cm / inserts for...
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    This is the kit including drill bit and tap: ...

    This is the kit including drill bit and tap:

    https://quiverkiller.com/products/qk-rescue-insert-kit
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    You can take out the inserts, enlarge very...

    You can take out the inserts, enlarge very carefully the holes paying close attention to both direction and distance (I cannot imagine doing that without standing drill machine) and then you can fit...
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    just check the standard models: ...

    just check the standard models:

    https://shop.on3pskis.com/collections/2019-skis/products/2019-kartel-108?variant=19072834961504


    P.S. I think they posted a discount code on Instagram (as a...
  11. AFAIK Tracker2 IS a 3 antenna beacon.

    AFAIK Tracker2 IS a 3 antenna beacon.
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    I have similar observations - my 184 Wren 98's...

    I have similar observations - my 184 Wren 98's are the same length as my wife's 188 Rossi Sky 7 HD 98's - give or take 5mm.
  13. PM sent

    PM sent
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    I had 120's. With custom Sidas insole (3.6mm...

    I had 120's. With custom Sidas insole (3.6mm height) and stock liner they were perfect.

    Now I have 130s. Stock liner sole is somewhat thicker. Additionally, there is padding above the toes and...
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    Steeple 112 189

    Steeple 112 189
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    Your description of the XTD 130s is spot-on. I...

    Your description of the XTD 130s is spot-on.
    I would add XTD 120s to the list. Much better and more progressive flex without harshness combined with better heel hold. Skis better than the XTD 130s...
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    First, thank you for answering and for providing...

    First, thank you for answering and for providing lots of precious boot-fitting info!

    Recently, after a week of mostly on-piste skiing I felt something like dull internal pain in the front part of...
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    I need a reality check: Intro: A. My femur...

    I need a reality check:

    Intro:
    A. My femur is longer than my tibia ( t/f = 0.85 but measurement varies because I cannot pin the exact centre of rotation). In 15 degrees boots (Atomic XTD MP25) I...
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    I have two sets of brakes - 100 and 120mm. The...

    I have two sets of brakes - 100 and 120mm. The 120mm one keeps detaching exactly as you describe. Zero issues with the other one.
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    AZE001416

    AZE001416
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    +gripwalk

    +gripwalk
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    In the past I have owned several pairs of...

    In the past I have owned several pairs of Intuition liners:
    - Luxury MV size 26
    - Luxury MV size 25
    - HD Race size 26

    Cuff height of both Luxury MV 25 and HD Race 26 was nearly the same....
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    I have a constant issue with cold feet and in the...

    I have a constant issue with cold feet and in the beginning of the season I bought a pair of Lenz 5.0 slim fits. They work nice - the heating element is incorporated in the toe box and not under the...
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    I double checked them - definitely not loose. I...

    I double checked them - definitely not loose. I even unscrewed one of them in order to check it and the there is minor wear. The play is roughly 1mm but it makes the book creak.

    XTD and Backland...
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    I have Hawx XTD 120's and have put approximately...

    I have Hawx XTD 120's and have put approximately 30 days on them - both resort and back-country. I like these boots a lot. Unfortunately, the pivots have started to develop a noticeable amount of...
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    One of my brakes disengaged from the rear and...

    One of my brakes disengaged from the rear and slid off the track while skinning leaving tiny marks on the plastic. There might have been ice build-up but nothing extraordinary. Fortunately I saw it...
  27. Nope. 2019 DebonAir RC comes with a new damper....

    Nope.
    2019 DebonAir RC comes with a new damper. The call it Charger RC but it is quite different from Charger 1 which I rather liked before moving to Avalanche which I LOVE. The new Charger RC...
  28. At least in EU the Tues Al Base is 200euro...

    At least in EU the Tues Al Base is 200euro cheaper that the one with Fox 40 was. A charger 2 upgrade is less than that.
  29. But they introduce Tues Al Base. The big drawback...

    But they introduce Tues Al Base. The big drawback with Al Base is the Boxxer RC but it can be upgraded with Charger 2 damper which is on the cheaper side of the spectrum (or an Avi damper which is...
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    I get that. However, the ski had almost...

    I get that.

    However, the ski had almost stopped after the crash and then I watched it gradually pick speed leaving two tiny trails in the snow from the brakes.

    It happened on a not very steep...
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    Today I had terrible experience with my Shifts....

    Today I had terrible experience with my Shifts. One of them prereleased and Iím OK-ish with that. However, the brakes could not stop the ski and I found it 300+ meters below - entangled in a safety...
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    IMHO these should be 14mm pz2 CSK I tried 16mm...

    IMHO these should be 14mm pz2 CSK

    I tried 16mm and it works but it tightens against the bottom of the insert. I tried 12mm and it tightens properly, but the thread is too short.
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    Amer Sports (Atomic, Salomon) has a factory in...

    Amer Sports (Atomic, Salomon) has a factory in Chepelare, Bulgaria. AFAIK it is one of their largest facilities.
  34. Rush is definitely tighter in the waist area than...

    Rush is definitely tighter in the waist area than Sabre and has more "plastic" feel (Sabre has "flannel backer" to make it softer). I bought Rush only because it's much more compact and fits better...
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    :) ..and they are still 5-10cm shorter than...

    :)


    ..and they are still 5-10cm shorter than my Atomic ARC back in the day..
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    Just received within the same hour Wren 98 184...

    Just received within the same hour Wren 98 184 from US and Steeple 112 189 from DE. I think I'm in love! So stoked :)

    I'm 5.5 and 170lbs but prefer longer skis and I guess 189cm Steeple wouldn't...
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    Can someone, please, shed some light on what is...

    Can someone, please, shed some light on what is the tail to boot-center line length of Wren108 184cm vs K108 186cm?
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    I stayed for an hour at home with the boots...

    I stayed for an hour at home with the boots buckled with a Point6 Light OTC ski sock on the right foot and a sock from an Intuition Home Fitting kit on the left.

    The results:
    There was minimal...
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    Indeed it seems like a restricted circulation...

    Indeed it seems like a restricted circulation considering the fact that I have zero issues with cold feet in normal shoes.

    These are the Point6 socks I use:
    ...
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    - Never tried. I'll consider it. -...

    - Never tried. I'll consider it.


    - Sometimes, but at much lower temperature. Today my toes froze at -3C (27F). In Tecnica Cochise 110 2015 with Luxury liners they would freeze when the...
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    Following the advice from the...

    Following the advice from the Atomic-Hawx-Ultra-XTD thread ( https://www.tetongravity.com/forums/showthread.php/308381-Atomic-Hawx-Ultra-XTD-aka-Hawk-Extended-aka-HawX?p=5271549#post5271549 ) I...
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    Removing the footbed seems to work (sort of - I...

    Removing the footbed seems to work (sort of - I got cold feet again but after several hours and it was bearable). Now I plan to heat the tongue of the Luxury liner with a heat-gun and tighten the...
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    Now that you mention it, the boot is tighter on...

    Now that you mention it, the boot is tighter on the instep than the Tecnica. Nothing too extreme, no hot spots, excellent heel hold. I'll give a try to the OEM liners without footbed and if there is...
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    Recently I bought a pair of Hawx XTD 120. Very...

    Recently I bought a pair of Hawx XTD 120. Very happy with both fit and feel. The only problem is that my feet get cold in them very fast. The OEM liner is kinda tight in the toe box so I tried a pair...
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    Dow Corning High vacuum grease

    Dow Corning High vacuum grease
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    Can someone comment on Zero G Pro flex and cuff...

    Can someone comment on Zero G Pro flex and cuff height compared to 2015 Cochise 110 (with Intuition Luxury Liners) or 2012-13 Cochise 120?

    Thanks!
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