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    Another option is to go with a different [free]...

    Another option is to go with a different [free] binding with a different hole pattern. With this option, ask for free bindings and a shop credit for something nice for the wife.
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    To be fair, Moosejaw is merely a wholly owned...

    To be fair, Moosejaw is merely a wholly owned subsidiary of Walmart :wink:
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    Yeah, sure, and in theory you can walk around...

    Yeah, sure, and in theory you can walk around Green Lake, climb Mt. Rainier and jog the Half Ass at West Tiger Mountain in bowling shoes.
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    Interesting thread notwithstanding the ambiguity...

    Interesting thread notwithstanding the ambiguity of OP's question. Is this a setup to supplement current quiver? Or to completely replace existing quiver? Or to replace one ski/binding/boot combo in...
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    Quite fine, although I could use more flexion,...

    Quite fine, although I could use more flexion, but it's gradually getting better. (I put my bicycle seat down to proper height a month ago.) I got in 100 ski days last season on it and 3 week-long...
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    I have a 20 y.o. one in like-new condition. Quite...

    I have a 20 y.o. one in like-new condition. Quite heavy and bulky. I've always considered it an in-town item or for the office on a cold day, not a layer for mountain travel. Maybe I'll dig it out...
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    This is a remarkably polite response to a Tech...

    This is a remarkably polite response to a Tech Talk query of this ilk.

    Okay, that's better
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    Unless those holes resulted from a scrape or...

    Unless those holes resulted from a scrape or puncture, it's quite possible those holes propagated from moth holes and/or the fabric was weakened by moths. Or maybe they are shit fabric.

    Anyway, my...
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    Moth holes in wool = user error. A properly...

    Moth holes in wool = user error. A properly stored Pendleton board shirt will last 25 years or more and a few thousand wear cycles with zero holes if protected from moths. Of course, a Pendleton...
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    https://cf.ydcdn.net/latest/images/main/A5epaulet....

    https://cf.ydcdn.net/latest/images/main/A5epaulet.jpg
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    Well, that almost fits the 5-7-5 traditional...

    Well, that almost fits the 5-7-5 traditional haiku pattern, but it doesn't come close to the other requirements of haiku (e.g., kiru, kireji), so no, it's not a haiku. Yeah, merino wool is much more...
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    I much prefer wool bottoms over syn for cold...

    I much prefer wool bottoms over syn for cold temps. Has anyone tried the Woolx 400 heavyweight bottoms? If so, any comments re fit would be appreciated. Icebreaker 260 weight bottoms under shell...
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    Yeah, DIY DWR will not stick to anything more...

    Yeah, DIY DWR will not stick to anything more than a few days on other than a very clean garment. And yeah, Dawn dish soap -- not too much followed by 3 cold rinses -- works as well or better than...
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    PM coming

    PM coming
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    : )

    : )
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    Half correct. ANY number of dots = Fall 2018...

    Half correct. ANY number of dots = Fall 2018 production run = no recall. No dots = fall 2017 run = recall.

    From Scarpa's recall page: (emphasis added)

    My RS shells have 3 dots. My wife's...
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    Hiya mags. Popping in to bump this thread with...

    Hiya mags. Popping in to bump this thread with some info that might help somebody. I originally mounted my 184 MTN Explores on the line, skied then 10 or so days, liked 'em but didn't luv 'em, tips...
  18. same holding company, shared aspects of...

    same holding company, shared aspects of operation, but not the same entities. Or maybe different brands of the same entity. If the latter, you owned me with a gotcha, which should bring you great...
  19. No

    No
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    Heart of Darkness

    Heart of Darkness
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    redux

    redux
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    Pogo ...

    Pogo

    https://incommunion.org/wp-content/uploads/2005/04/Pogo.jpg
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    Narcissus

    Narcissus
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    Paavo Nurmi

    Paavo Nurmi
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    Nearly all U.S. RV refrigerators can work on 12V....

    Nearly all U.S. RV refrigerators can work on 12V. Maybe you're talking about absorption vs. compressor units? Compressor units (electric only) are very energy efficient and can run on a cabin battery...
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    Pee Wee Herman

    Pee Wee Herman
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    I plopped down the big bucks for 2 Lifeline AGM...

    I plopped down the big bucks for 2 Lifeline AGM 12V batteries
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    Wet groomers should be okay but it could be nasty...

    Wet groomers should be okay but it could be nasty off-piste. The snow was quite skiable yesterday across the road up the Kendall Lakes Road with 6"+ inches of wet new (i.e., since Saturday), better...
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    Seems that you and I do it differently. I check a...

    Seems that you and I do it differently. I check a dozen or so key Snotel site and NWAC site hourly tables for recent snowfall, short-term temp history and water content (a big issue in the PNW) by...
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    Huh? Click on individual snotel site and click on...

    Huh? Click on individual snotel site and click on the 7-day hourly table for a 7-day history by hour of snowfall, temp, water equivalent, etc.
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    Check carefully for dry rot, soft spots, mold,...

    Check carefully for dry rot, soft spots, mold, rodent shit, etc.
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    How about looking at the fed government Snotel...

    How about looking at the fed government Snotel site?
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    Freudian guilt

    Freudian guilt
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    Per my quick research, such damages are not...

    Per my quick research, such damages are not recoverable under applicable law. Utah appears to follow the general rule of American law that damages for [the tort of] conversion is the value of the...
  35. Forever 11 y.o. TGR magness

    Forever 11 y.o. TGR magness
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    Bingo! We'll likely get a different camping rig...

    Bingo! We'll likely get a different camping rig when Honey retires in 5-6 years. And I'm 62 y.o., likely won't be doing the RV dirtbag thing for more than another 20 years if I'm lucky and still...
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    Okay, I'll pass that on

    Okay, I'll pass that on
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    My non-mag bud gave me a apres ski mag beer ...

    My non-mag bud gave me a apres ski mag beer

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  39. I'm just realizing that cereal power gorging is a...

    I'm just realizing that cereal power gorging is a thinking man's game.
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    I have zero interest in Li. My choice is wet vs....

    I have zero interest in Li. My choice is wet vs. AGM.

    GC2 will not fit without alteration. (FWC tray is nice snug fit for 2 x Group 24). So, looks like I'll go with 2 x 12V, likely AGM.
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    Thanks for the input. El Chup, sounds like a...

    Thanks for the input.

    El Chup, sounds like a good 2 x 6V setup. Golf cart battery sizes are different. GC2 is a bit shorter, a bit wider and a bit taller than Group 24, but it might fit. I'll...
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    Looks like 2 x 6V in series is not practicable...

    Looks like 2 x 6V in series is not practicable because my camper's battery compartment is for Group 24 batteries, and 6V deep cycle Group 24 batteries are rare birds. I did an ETA re that.

    My...
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    Any opinions re wet vs. AGM cabin batteries? One...

    Any opinions re wet vs. AGM cabin batteries? One of my batteries has a bad cell, so it's time to replace them. Camper is equipped with smart charger that charges float, absorption or bulk per...
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    Indeed. The ripple effect could endure for decades

    Indeed. The ripple effect could endure for decades
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    But that misses the bigger point: No price tag...

    But that misses the bigger point: No price tag can be put on Skip's tree stands, the possession of which are essential to his emotional well being. Wrongfully stripped of those tree stands, Skip is...
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    Tim Green ALS

    Fucking heartbreaking. Very talented brainy guy. I've been listening to and reading his stuff for years. Best o' luck to him

    NPR: Former NFL Player Tim Green Has A New Opponent ALS
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    I have great sympathy for poor poor delicate...

    I have great sympathy for poor poor delicate flower Skip, who suffers profound emotional trauma -- when he's not slaughtering large mammals for sport.

    Uh, yeah, several of us have pointed that...
  48. Yeah, I feel for those guys. I worked my way...

    Yeah, I feel for those guys. I worked my way through college as a bicycle shop rat, officially "head mechanic," and a few years later for a bit in a different shop/different state before law school....
  49. Ha ha. Nope. Over a span of 25 years I did quite...

    Ha ha. Nope. Over a span of 25 years I did quite a bit of work on Chapter 11 BKs, usually as creditor's counsel, and also as special counsel for the estate a few times. I've been involved a couple...
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    I actually defended a similar case and got it...

    I actually defended a similar case and got it dismissed on the theory that damages were purely speculative. My client was a fishing vessel that had agreed fish through a halibut season and deliver...
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