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by Chisana
Fri Feb 21, 2020 1:58 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Total newb, looking for advice.
Replies: 19
Views: 2324

Re: Total newb, looking for advice.

My 2 cents and that is all it is probably worth, is to ignore the asnes this and asnes that bs and see if you can find some old karhu xgts or fischer 99s or similar. Waxless or waxable,whichever suits you. I am a three pin guy, but difficult to find good threepin boots for this type of skiing, so pr...
by Chisana
Sat Feb 15, 2020 1:32 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Anyone using "lobster mitts/ trigger finger mitts?
Replies: 10
Views: 1646

Re: Anyone using "lobster mitts/ trigger finger mitts?

I have been using a pair of lobster mitts for nordic touring both on and off trail for about 25 years. Very warm,very durable. Hands have always stayed warm in temps down to -5 f. If it is colder than that, I am probably not skiing. I do make sure to dry them after each use. Mine are marketed by swi...
by Chisana
Mon Dec 02, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: TeleTurnAround
Topic: Merrel ultras and garmont excursions
Replies: 4
Views: 6240

Re: Merrel ultras and garmont excursions

Ultras stilll available.
by Chisana
Mon Nov 25, 2019 2:51 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: My Old Wood Skis
Replies: 4
Views: 1577

Re: My Old Wood Skis

Thanks for posting this. For all the asnes lovers on this site, my old ems skis were made by asnes. And nothing retains wax or skis in powder like wood!
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by Chisana
Tue Nov 19, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Bonna 2400
Replies: 13
Views: 1945

Re: Bonna 2400

Beautiful and rare woodies! Glad you are going to ski them. Anybody interested in wood nordic skis should look at woodenskis.com. Ordered a set from them a few years ago. The condition was exactly as described,priced fairly. Shipping was a bit spendy, but I live in ak.
by Chisana
Wed Oct 16, 2019 12:04 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Come and gettem!
Replies: 0
Views: 4800

Come and gettem!

Woodenskis.com is back up!
by Chisana
Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:36 pm
Forum: TeleTurnAround
Topic: FS: Fischer Outtabound WAX 189cm classic! oh my!
Replies: 2
Views: 5380

Re: FS: Fischer Outtabound WAX 189cm classic! oh my!

Nice skis. Got some 169 outtabounds with rottefella threepins and televates that I need to unload. Probably drop them off at a local ski swap. Only skied them a couple times, but nice light ski.
by Chisana
Sun Mar 10, 2019 12:22 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Norwegian stitch NN 75mm Resole?
Replies: 5
Views: 2500

Re: Norwegian stitch NN 75mm Resole?

He resoled a pair of snowfields sometime back. Fair price and excellent job. Glad to know he is still going,cuz my old ultras could use a resole.
by Chisana
Thu Mar 07, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Old Friends?
Replies: 4
Views: 2265

Re: Old Friends?

I miss funhogs alaska snow reports.
by Chisana
Mon Feb 25, 2019 12:39 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: The Finest Leathers: Nordic Norm 75mm Backcountry/Telemark Boots
Replies: 140
Views: 41880

Re: The Finest Leathers: Nordic Norm 75mm Backcountry/Telemark Boots

Have tried Al's lacing method the last few times out with noticable improvement on some flexible whitewood boots. Looking forward to trying with the snowfields and ultras.