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    This is typically how I do things. I have an in...

    This is typically how I do things. I have an in house draftsperson who is way cheaper than an architect. I used to know an engineer who would just do a couple of small revisions and then stamp it,...
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    Lots of rigs here at Rogers Pass. They range from...

    Lots of rigs here at Rogers Pass. They range from the rental beside my 'Bago to a little trailer one guy has. There's a kid rocking a Grand Caravan, and several truck campers and short buses. Last...
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    Wow. We bailed from the Centre parking lot last...

    Wow. We bailed from the Centre parking lot last night as well. The drive down to Revy was harrowing in the 'ol Winnebago, and they closed the road from about 2000 until this afternoon. The rest stop...
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    Maybe not super relevant, but I've really been...

    Maybe not super relevant, but I've really been enjoying the VTA88 I picked up this year. The same basic ski in a 98 sounds amazing. I will note that they don't seem very durable, though. I got a very...
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    Haha. It's not too bad after I replaced the...

    Haha. It's not too bad after I replaced the shocks, but I drove a series of VW vans for many years so maybe my meter is calibrated differently. With the 6.2L diesel it can manage 65 on the freeway...
  6. Well, we stopped at Crater anyway, since staying...

    Well, we stopped at Crater anyway, since staying at one of the Sno Parks outside of the park made sense. The snow was pretty terrible but we got a little walk on skis in and almost caught a glimpse...
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    The Winningbago rides again. We're off for a few...

    The Winningbago rides again. We're off for a few weeks of chasing powder in the PNW/BC. Say hi if you see us.312014312015312016

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  8. Hi there Oregon mags. The GF & I are heading to...

    Hi there Oregon mags. The GF & I are heading to BC via Seattle from Tahoe for a little road trip in the RV.

    Where should we stop for a tour along the way? Bend is a comfortable day's drive, so...
  9. Man, we're having a rough week. I just got...

    Man, we're having a rough week.

    I just got back to the car after another day of skiing low angle trees and seeing nothing move (except lots of rollerballs on aspects that got a little sun). It was...
  10. Agreed. I toured all day yesterday without...

    Agreed. I toured all day yesterday without incident, but we stayed off of the obviously wind loaded rollovers above steep slopes leading into terrain traps. In my uneducated opinion, the issue there...
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    I think I'll stick with the

    I think I'll stick with the <$200 Chinese diesel Eberspacher clone, which doesn't use interior air for combustion and does a great job at drying things out. Why anyone would create a mini wood stove...
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    We just cancelled flights to Japan (it would have...

    We just cancelled flights to Japan (it would have been my 3rd trip), and instead will be going to BC for about 3 weeks starting around 20 Jan. Let's hope it keeps snowing.

    I'll be touring almost...
  13. Cuntnugget22 from Reddit. Instantly...

    Cuntnugget22 from Reddit. Instantly recognizable.

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    We just cancelled our trip. BC it shall be this...

    We just cancelled our trip. BC it shall be this year. We won't make the mistake of buying tickets before Jan again.

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    You could paint the entire floor with...

    You could paint the entire floor with Redguard/Aquadefense. Use 2 coats and tape the seams, and it will be acceptable for tiling. That will save you 1/4" of height vs Hardie, but will be expensive....
  16. I can't compete with Viva's recent offerings, but...

    I can't compete with Viva's recent offerings, but this guy is clearly #winning in my local Lowe's parking lot.

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    1/4 will be easy to rectify with the tile install...

    1/4 will be easy to rectify with the tile install by making your thinset a little thicker in the low spot. Self leveling compound isn't meant to go between layers of ply or under tile backer, and...
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    ^^^ Nice depiction. (But it should be noted that...

    ^^^ Nice depiction. (But it should be noted that Nozawa is on Honshu, nearly 1000km from Hokkaido.)

    I didn't mean to sound like such a downer. Rather, I wanted to cut through a little of the...
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    I did that with a Thule box and had good success....

    I did that with a Thule box and had good success. I just screwed 2x2s to the RV, and screwed the box to them.

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    I was there in 2016 and 2017. '16 was a good to...

    I was there in 2016 and 2017. '16 was a good to normal year, and '17 was bad, about like this year has started. Some places never really filled in, and we drove all over the island looking for...
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    Sure. It's just the separate solid plate style...

    Sure. It's just the separate solid plate style of heel adjuster, so you could mount the heel piece directly to the ski instead.

    However, add someone who has a set of race bindings on some skis,...
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    I'm not sure if the ESide BC thread is rolling...

    I'm not sure if the ESide BC thread is rolling this year yet, but FYI the pack is pretty thin. We skied above VA Lakes today and hit rocks up to 11k. The bottoms of the lines were so thin that we...
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    Please don't be that douchebag who runs non-DOT...

    Please don't be that douchebag who runs non-DOT LED headlights on the road. Off road, go to town, but they are a hazard for oncoming traffic and super annoying for people you're following.

    Sent...
  24. My lady.307568307569 Sent from my LG-US998...

    My lady.307568307569

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  25. We found excellent conditions as well, and then...

    We found excellent conditions as well, and then the wind came. In 2 hours it formed serious slabs and cornices, so be careful out there tomorrow.
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    I've made a bunch of recipes from this book, and...

    I've made a bunch of recipes from this book, and have settled on one with rice and lentils as a mainstay. It tastes like actual food, which is nice when I'm skiing or riding for hours every day. I...
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    I think the ATK R12 2.0 that is on my VTA88 is...

    I think the ATK R12 2.0 that is on my VTA88 is what started Gimpy on this quest, and the above photos are super helpful as a resource, so here are some of the R12. It is a beautiful piece of...
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    I've probably said this before, but no one needs...

    I've probably said this before, but no one needs to pay a guide to go up Yotei. It's the most obvious mountain in the region--follow the crowds. (Also, BD appears to be soliciting free skilled...
  29. Julbo Aero Segment Reactiv 0-3 photochromic sunglasses BNIB

    These are the new generation lenses that go from 0 to 3 tint. That's basically clear to nearly glacier-glass dark. One lens to rule them all!

    I'm selling because I realize that the other Julbo...
  30. Agreed. They should own it, especially since it...

    Agreed. They should own it, especially since it was such an obvious likely trigger spot. They dida great job in the rescue, so I don't think they have anything to be ashamed of. People can really...
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    This, like I said above. Heating with propane is...

    This, like I said above. Heating with propane is passť. All of the cool kids are using diesel, which is cheaper & safer. Depending on the design of your heater, some propane ones introduce...
  32. Fat flakes were falling at Luther when I finished...

    Fat flakes were falling at Luther when I finished my after work workout. The lower half was legit mank, with proto-mank above. Here's hoping the next few days are cooler than expected.

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    The knockoff Chinese diesel heaters from Amazon...

    The knockoff Chinese diesel heaters from Amazon or ebay are quite excellent. $200 or less, and you will be as warm as you like. We love ours. There it's a whole Facebook group devoted to them, and...
  34. Awesome. That's one of the 2 sliders I saw...

    Awesome. That's one of the 2 sliders I saw driving over on Wed.

    I'll be heading back from the Bay tomorrow, so you can all thank me for the inevitable epic dump.
  35. I just drove over 88. It was 4wd from Woodfords...

    I just drove over 88. It was 4wd from Woodfords to Amador Station, with the full complement of idiots on the road, and 2 wrecks.

    It looked quite deep from the pass to way past the spur. After...
  36. The very bright sun is currently compacting the...

    The very bright sun is currently compacting the 5" that fell before midnight last night here at the 50/395 intersection. I'm scheduled to drive over to the Bay to visit family later today so I...
  37. I ski in the Rose area quite a lot, actually, but...

    I ski in the Rose area quite a lot, actually, but I don't ski on ILP because I don't like to cross tracks and I'm willing to walk for 45 minutes to avoid having to do so. ILP is a junk show like...
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  39. I agree that opening the flats around Incline...

    I agree that opening the flats around Incline Lake is probably a foul idea, but pretty minor in the scheme of things. They will track out the area quickly, but it won't really affect the popular...
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    I have had Flexx bars on my motos for several...

    I have had Flexx bars on my motos for several years now and my experience is exactly the same as that of the reviewer. The best thing is being able to set up the forks a little firmer because the...
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    https://www.truckcampermagazine.com/off-road/extre...

    https://www.truckcampermagazine.com/off-road/extreme-rigs/move-over-westfalia-the-vw-doka-truck-camper-rig/

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    I'm really happy with my Rockbros/Roswheel setup...

    I'm really happy with my Rockbros/Roswheel setup from Amazon. Total cost was like $140, and while i have no illusions that they are as good as Revelate or Rogue Panda, they will likely work just...
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    V Strom 650 is a fantastic choice for a street...

    V Strom 650 is a fantastic choice for a street bike that has slightly longer travel suspension. A real dual sport would also be good for bad roads.

    A big bike like an Africa Twin or GS would be a...
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    Seems like a year or two ago it was very cheap,...

    Seems like a year or two ago it was very cheap, but I didn't want to buy a Pixel (no headphone jack). I just checked and it would cost $60/mo for 4 gb right now. That's roughly what I pay Verizon,...
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    3a looks really appealing, and the inclusion of a...

    3a looks really appealing, and the inclusion of a headphone jack makes it a contender for me. It appears that Fi is not super cheap anymore, though, so I'm going to stick with my rooted V30 and...
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    The new Surly dropout has it built in. It allows...

    The new Surly dropout has it built in. It allows just about any wheel or drivetrain configuration.

    I'm going to convert my Spot to geared soon and will prob use an Origin8 or Problem Solvers...
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    Just rode my new Krampus for the first time. It's...

    Just rode my new Krampus for the first time. It's fun, and way faster than I expected. I nearly hit my own KOM on our local DH section, which is very dry & loose right now.282858

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  48. Amazon is back to $300. Sent from my VS996...

    Amazon is back to $300.

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    This is on ADVrider. Looks like it's in Reno. ...

    This is on ADVrider. Looks like it's in Reno.

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  50. https://youtu.be/f0SVLr5pxIg Barbie Jeep wins...

    https://youtu.be/f0SVLr5pxIg

    Barbie Jeep wins the internet today.

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