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    Thanks all for the links and ideas.

    Thanks all for the links and ideas.
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    Reviving an old thread... Looking for tow...

    Reviving an old thread...

    Looking for tow hitch mount, tray style that swings out. That is, I want access to rear without needing to unrack bikes. Needs to hold road and mountain, 2 or more...
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    And all the companies you buy ski equipment for...

    And all the companies you buy ski equipment for are selling it to you at cost....plz. Same for your isp, grocery market, shoe and clothing retailers - heck ur fucking toilet paper is sold to u at...
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    Everyone go backcountry skiing and leave the...

    Everyone go backcountry skiing and leave the resort to me 😁🍻.
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    Missed it - what happened!?

    Missed it - what happened!?
  6. Get paste wax. I'm heading to CO next week and...

    Get paste wax. I'm heading to CO next week and take paste wax when I travel.
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    IIRC schizo is mounted like demo bindings.

    IIRC schizo is mounted like demo bindings.
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    U gotta think about fit around your foot and fit...

    U gotta think about fit around your foot and fit around your lower leg.

    Roomy footbox but u have bigger calves? Go low or medium volume sized 1-2 larger than shell.

    Tight footbox but skinny...
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    Boot stretcher when molding intuitions: solution...

    Boot stretcher when molding intuitions: solution looking for a problem. ;-)
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    Dropped the ball - check will go out today.

    Dropped the ball - check will go out today.
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    Otto Parts 26 Powerwrap +, 26 Pro Wrap ...

    Otto Parts 26 Powerwrap +, 26 Pro Wrap
    mn_teleskier 29.0 Powerwrap +
    sethschmautz 28 ProTour
    1000-oaks 26.0 FX Race
    tenb 27.0 Powerwrap, 27.0 Powerwrap +
    SkeezeBall 30.0 Pro Tongue Liner
    ...
  12. If we already have a subscription so we already...

    If we already have a subscription so we already have the Seth issue and did the renewal with the maggot code.....are we going to get a duplicate with the signed issue, assuming a couple days ago was...
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    A 14 yr old is likely to need new boots the next...

    A 14 yr old is likely to need new boots the next season. Unless he ignores previous advice about avoiding buying boots he'll grow into.
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    I take the ticketed person's view. Having been...

    I take the ticketed person's view.

    Having been to Kwood for several years prior to Vail takeover - there was plenty of diesel crap/smell on the cat tracks before. This isn't a problem that came...
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    You guys are old. I wasn't even a twinkle in my...

    You guys are old. I wasn't even a twinkle in my parent's eye.


    Ski equipment has gone up. $20 in '64 is $150 today, adjusted for inflation. $150 doesn't buy much new ski gear today.
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    Kwood patrol could sell t-shirts rather than soda...

    Kwood patrol could sell t-shirts rather than soda - that is what patrol does at other resorts (Taos, Heavenly for sure). Probably a squeaker at a corporate desk decided that patrol competing with...
  17. Having skied at the Heav, Kwood, Keystone and...

    Having skied at the Heav, Kwood, Keystone and Breck this season - the scanners were all the same at those 4 resorts. Probably a crappy wifi system at Kwood.

    One possible way to alleviate the mess...
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    Would there be interest in a BRO (and others)...

    Would there be interest in a BRO (and others) demo day for the Tahoe crowd?

    191 Lhasas - with 2mm wider tail
    187 fats - waiting for Splat to press/ship

    Both have/will have griffon demos.
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    85/1.2???

    85/1.2???
  20. Everything has risk. In this thread, so many...

    Everything has risk.


    In this thread, so many of you make it sound so fucking hard to mount a pair of bindings that the likelihood of massively fucking up is 100%. Hmmm....aren't there a few...
  21. If you stop sucking on your mother's teets you...

    If you stop sucking on your mother's teets you would be in a better position to make the retard judgement.
  22. Paper trail won't affect hobby status.

    Paper trail won't affect hobby status.
  23. If you are so risk averse why do you bother...

    If you are so risk averse why do you bother getting out of bed everyday?
  24. Y'all sound like a bunch of 80 yr old poops. ...

    Y'all sound like a bunch of 80 yr old poops.

    If Splat came onto the forum asking about starting pmgear......

    Or Keith about starting Praxis......

    If he wants to give a stab at starting a ski...
  25. You can get around the business part by doing it...

    You can get around the business part by doing it as a hobby. This works as long as less than half your income comes from the hobby.

    For liability, I would call your homeowners or renters...
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    Can you get a flathead between the parts at the...

    Can you get a flathead between the parts at the screw and bend the plastic a bit as you try to switch modes?
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    Use an offset Philips driver. Either to drive...

    Use an offset Philips driver. Either to drive screw further or remove.
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    186 Lhasas Surfy in fresh. Check. Easy in...

    186 Lhasas

    Surfy in fresh. Check.
    Easy in trees - nimble. Check.
    Good or better in all other conditions. Check.
    Light enough for touring. Check.



    plus you get to communicate with Pat.
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    Antiperspirant works by clogging the sweat pores....

    Antiperspirant works by clogging the sweat pores. Best effect takes a bit of time. I tried spray but that was a mess and I still needed to use fingers to get between and around toes.

    It won't...
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    You need to burn in on the skier and skis.

    You need to burn in on the skier and skis.
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    Not this - just trying make sure you were...

    Not this - just trying make sure you were grounded in your expectations on this sort of job.
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    "polished" shots in a sporting activity isn't...

    "polished" shots in a sporting activity isn't always easy.

    You have a father with a big ego but little skills. How are you going to get warren milleresque action shot he is looking for when he...
  33. Thread: GoPro Hero 3.

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    Anyone use their Hero3 black? Reviews on Amazon...

    Anyone use their Hero3 black? Reviews on Amazon are all over, perhaps pointing to QC issues or just the dumbness of the general public.
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    Will try. "It's a problem with my equipment,...

    Will try.

    "It's a problem with my equipment, not me.". That's my story and I'm sticking to it. :biggrin:
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    Here is my "issue". Left foot/ski is great. I...

    Here is my "issue".

    Left foot/ski is great. I stand on the ski during right turns. It feels great and I have all the control I want. My weight feels distributed across the entire bottom of my...
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    You should check the forward pressure screw. ...

    You should check the forward pressure screw. I've had to reset that (increase) on Marker Royals after they've been skiied.
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    No love? Price police? Offers?

    No love?

    Price police?

    Offers?
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    Alright, Kwood is no Whistler or Snowbird or...

    Alright, Kwood is no Whistler or Snowbird or etc.... There isn't enough continuously skiable vertical feet.

    Maybe Vail will turn the Kwood into an "expedition" destination resort. Come to do...
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    I think Pat has all the blow. Used it to make...

    I think Pat has all the blow. Used it to make the Kusala in time for Gordy.
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    Make it possible for tourists to access Kwood...

    Make it possible for tourists to access Kwood when there are storms. I'm no transport enginerd. It might be roadway, it might be mitigating avy danger at the passes, etc.

    It would be very...
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    From a business standpoint, Vail wants to open up...

    From a business standpoint, Vail wants to open up more intermediate terrain. That's where the money is.

    And they need to tackle the highway situation or make Kwood a destination resort.
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    A possible local source for pozidrive hand...

    A possible local source for pozidrive hand drivers: Woodcraft. They sell Wiha hand drivers and have pozidrive drivers. In store stock will vary from store to store.
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    I'll sell you mine for $1k.:the_finge Good...

    I'll sell you mine for $1k.:the_finge

    Good luck.
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    FS: RFD 11, Griffons, Jesters

    My loss, your gain? I found my "lost" box of bindings as I am slowly unpacking. I am not kidding about "slowly." I have since purchased bindings and these need a home where they'll be used rather...
  45. We have a small storm coming Thursday. And then...

    We have a small storm coming Thursday. And then it looks dry until the end of the month. :nonono2:


    But I'm heading to CO on the 9th. Might catch a powder day or two there.
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    Sticky: Putting the 2 sheets together: Use a window...

    Putting the 2 sheets together:

    Use a window and you can easily see the bsl and centerline marks, ensuring toe and heels are aligned. Note that the paper edges often don't match up. Blue painters...
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    If you put holes in the liners, you still have...

    If you put holes in the liners, you still have the shell to deal with. I suspect all you'll do is make your wet feet colder.

    Antiperspirant. It takes a couple weeks for it to work but it will...
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    These dry heater packs require oxygen to work. ...

    These dry heater packs require oxygen to work. They rely on a relatively rapid oxidation process that release heat as a byproduct of the oxidation. In a coat pocket, there is plenty of oxygen...
  49. It wasn't clear to me. Maybe I've had too much...

    It wasn't clear to me. Maybe I've had too much wine.

    Will the plate have the same mounting hole pattern as dynadukes? I already have dynadukes mounted on 2 of my Bro's. I've got a third pair of...
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    So what's the snow like in Tahoe? Specifically -...

    So what's the snow like in Tahoe? Specifically - Kwood and Heavenly.

    I haven't been able to go up in almost 2 months now.... :(
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