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    Since the Scott E1 30 L pack has choice of which...

    Since the Scott E1 30 L pack has choice of which shoulder strap to use for the activation trigger, apparently (from what i've read in a wildsnow comment section) you can feed a hydration bladder tube...
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    i'm buying 2 airbag packs this year so yeah...

    i'm buying 2 airbag packs this year so yeah someone buy my 194 quixotes. :D
  3. The real innovators are mounting duck feet...

    The real innovators are mounting duck feet stance, snowboard stylie
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    Yup That was my point. GCWR is maxed out. So...

    Yup That was my point. GCWR is maxed out. So adding another 1200 lbs in battery weight reduces the net payload by 1200.

    Otherwise known as the law of diminishing returns.
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    That 100 kWh battery you just virtually added...

    That 100 kWh battery you just virtually added creates an additional 1200 lbs. digs a deeper hole. Yes, with no cost limitations, you could create a towing BEV that could meet these types of...
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    Do the math: ...

    Do the math:


    https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=emb_title&time_continue=826&v=S4W-P5aCWJs
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    Vibes Yeti, that situation sounds so frustrating....

    Vibes Yeti, that situation sounds so frustrating.

    The Attorney General recently:
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    Sorry to hear that Rideit. Hoping for the best.

    Sorry to hear that Rideit. Hoping for the best.
  9. Ugh don’t give me sellers remorse. ;) I’ve...

    Ugh don’t give me sellers remorse. ;) I’ve already promised the GF I’m going to reduce the quiver.
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    OK decided to sell my 194 Quixotes due to quiver...

    OK decided to sell my 194 Quixotes due to quiver overlap. See sig.
  11. FS: 194 Praxis Quixotes, near mint condition, $325

    https://www.praxisskis.com/special-edition-skis/quixote-special-edition-sold-out/

    As I mentioned in the Praxis thread I’m reluctantly selling these since my quiver is large & filled with overlap. ...
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    Yeah I’ve heard/seen enough issues with I9 that I...

    Yeah I’ve heard/seen enough issues with I9 that I stayed well away from their hubs. However I thought Hydra was supposed to address their issues. I9 posted this up on the the discussion below the...
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    Thanks Dean for clearing that up. Maybe have...

    Thanks Dean for clearing that up. Maybe have some coffee with the USFS next.
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    Around 2-3 mpg probably

    Around 2-3 mpg probably
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    https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/nov/30/ba...

    https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2019/nov/30/baltimore-men-exonerated-36-years-alfred-chestnut-ransom-watkins-andrew-stewart
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    On the gondi today, yakking with a couple of...

    On the gondi today, yakking with a couple of snowboarders, topic turned to Thanksgiving dinner plans. When it was his turn to share, guy #2 hesitates a bit. ‘Well it’s a bit odd but here’s the...
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    JFC. ...

    JFC. https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2019/11/family-comes-together-in-touching-father-son-tunnel-crash/

    Father and son racing each other in Lincoln Tunnel. And then posted vid of the crash.
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    Good memories of buying their house brand packs,...

    Good memories of buying their house brand packs, outerwear etc many yrs ago when I lived in Seattle. Definitely good value. I remember them selling somewhat obscure ski brands from Yurp that were...
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    Rough week for travel. Staying home this year...

    Rough week for travel. Staying home this year anyway. Hope y’all have a good TG. :chug:
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    Bmills, I think it’s pretty well established that...

    Bmills, I think it’s pretty well established that those street racer types like to pretend they ‘track their car all the time bro’. So tow hooks, visible fire extinguishers etc are part of the...
  21. I skied every run that was open at heavenly...

    I skied every run that was open at heavenly today. 6 times in fact. 16 F, windy, packed pow.
  22. Got a foot of blower in the driveway. My Honda...

    Got a foot of blower in the driveway. My Honda was throwing it into adjacent zip code.
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    JFC dood, as if we tele skiers don’t have enough...

    JFC dood, as if we tele skiers don’t have enough baggage, now you’re talking about warranty replacement on stinky worn out socks.
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    No blockchain associated with that crypto...

    No blockchain associated with that crypto currency? WTF. Those investors belong in the Darwin thread.
  25. Anecdotal data discussions are always tongue in...

    Anecdotal data discussions are always tongue in cheek of course. I notice the Tesla 3’s because the front end is so fucking ugly.
  26. Maybe you weren’t paying attention. I just got...

    Maybe you weren’t paying attention. I just got back from FR/CH, saw many Teslas (3’s usually) all over the place incl at random small chalets in the middle of nowhere. Saw at least 2 in Cham with...
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    Lulz: tow-off with 2WD F150 ...

    Lulz: tow-off with 2WD F150

    https://www.instagram.com/p/B5Sci36lrfS/?igshid=13l098mvt0676
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    Yup should’ve mentioned the Scout — but my...

    Yup should’ve mentioned the Scout — but my experience with Transition quality control lately hasn’t been great so not on my list.

    Very nearly got a GG (longer travel configuration) last year but...
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    what frame am I ?

    Decided I want a trail bike in the quiver that would be built with an existing set of parts including a 150 mm 27.5 Pike.

    Looking for 490-500 mm reach (stack in the low 600s), 65ish HA, 148...
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    Bed payload has been reported in the articles...

    Bed payload has been reported in the articles I’ve seen eg Car & Driver. 3500 lbs for all 3 versions. Allegedly. Curb weight hasn’t been stated but I’m guessing 7,000 lbs. everyone knows it’ll be...
  31. So you’re saying the only fail-proof strategy is...

    So you’re saying the only fail-proof strategy is to not get married in the first place.
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  32. No comments on that sweet quad in the back of the...

    No comments on that sweet quad in the back of the truck? I found a vid of some product testing: https://www.instagram.com/p/B5O1V2KnfeJ/?igshid=1l52hqnmyvyus
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  34. This thread is filled with sage advice.

    This thread is filled with sage advice.
  35. I noticed that the rims protrude outward well...

    I noticed that the rims protrude outward well beyond the tire sidewall. Would be destroyed within a mile on an E Sierra 4WD road.
  36. Yeah but that shit can backfire. I’ve observed...

    Yeah but that shit can backfire. I’ve observed the new flame convincing the ‘amicably separating’ spouse that they were fucked over in the old relationship.

    So you’re kinda gambling on your...
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    The smaller portion of the cogset is steel. ...

    The smaller portion of the cogset is steel. Bigger cogs are aluminum. The net weight is pretty reasonable considering the range.

    Canfield had a hub / cog solution yrs ago that enabled 9 tooth...
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    Not familiar with his novels. Anyone who...

    Not familiar with his novels.

    Anyone who found the wood chipper scene in Fargo amusing would probably appreciate his humor.
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    I get around 2,000 miles out of my upper cogs. ...

    I get around 2,000 miles out of my upper cogs. But I ride dry conditions, clean chain, good dry lube, and outstanding shifting technique. :fmicon:

    Universal Cycles always had the upper E13 cogs...
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    Agree. I’m in the process of reducing my ten?...

    Agree. I’m in the process of reducing my ten? pairs of Praxii down to 5 (I have a mix of resort vs BC, Tele vs Alpine, so don’t judge me) and I’m torn on whether to sell the GPO 192 or the Quixote...
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    I haven’t compared the numbers but the articles...

    I haven’t compared the numbers but the articles all say it’s same size as an F150.

    I agree that the Rivian seems like the best of the bunch but they’re expensive compared to the Muskian...
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    I vividly remember seeing Wilsonís cartoons in...

    I vividly remember seeing Wilsonís cartoons in the late 70s as a kid. Very distinctive, almost Lynchian ó the dark underbelly of Ďnormalí life.

    Your typo threw me (havenít had my coffee)...I...
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    Side boob ftw

    Side boob ftw
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    I started using their 11 spd cogsets when they...

    I started using their 11 spd cogsets when they first became available. Thousands of miles since then. When the upper half wears out, just replace that part and save $$$ compared to a one piece...
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    RAV4 hybrid has 8.6” ground clearance. Current...

    RAV4 hybrid has 8.6” ground clearance. Current Forester has 8.7”.

    I strongly doubt that extra 0.1” will make a difference on a pow day.
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    And ferdalulz: https://youtu.be/d6UpHjJvnn0

    And ferdalulz:


    https://youtu.be/d6UpHjJvnn0
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    The Cybertruck was unveiled. DeLorean lives. ...

    The Cybertruck was unveiled. DeLorean lives.



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    Sounds like a Team Goal of slaying the 3rd floor...

    Sounds like a Team Goal of slaying the 3rd floor bathroom would address all three required pillars.
  49. The Divorce thread? I kid. . . . ....

    The Divorce thread?

    I kid.

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