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by t-$
Wed Jan 17, 2018 7:35 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: and now....the rain
Replies: 19
Views: 611

Re: and now....the rain

well, we've been getting more snow for a couple days to cover up the ice from last week. nothing like the nice pics from VT! supposed to warm up again and be in the mid 40's by the weekend :( i guess this is how winter goes. we are lucky to have had consistent snow though, so i guess i shant complai...
by t-$
Mon Jan 15, 2018 10:04 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: tuning?
Replies: 4
Views: 140

Re: tuning?

thanks guys, yes that does help. i figured it had something to do with the edges mainly, but finding good info on xc skis was tough so i figured it really didn't apply to all skis. i am mainly asking because i plan on hitting a local lift-served in the next couple weeks with some friends. gonna ski ...
by t-$
Mon Jan 15, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Hi from Alaska and some questions
Replies: 10
Views: 243

Re: Hi from Alaska and some questions

ahhh, i miss alaska. :(

where you planning on skiing, if i might ask? definitely share some pics and trail reports! have fun up there man...
by t-$
Mon Jan 15, 2018 9:47 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Chord Center mounting- does it make any sense?
Replies: 14
Views: 223

Re: Chord Center mounting- does it make any sense?

wow, thanks for that historical perspective on this. that was very interesting and informative. in reply, another xcd ski mounted bars on bp today. i'll let you know how they ski when i ski em, but it seems us xc guys don't need to overcomplicate it and just go with the bp! thanks guys...
by t-$
Mon Jan 15, 2018 9:28 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: tuning?
Replies: 4
Views: 140

tuning?

hey folks, another newby question from me about tuning. i have been reading a lot over the last weeks about having skis tuned, or skiing on un-tuned skis. what is this all about? i'm assuming this applies mostly to alpine/at/telemark skis and not so much for plastic xc skis. but what do you mean whe...
by t-$
Sun Jan 14, 2018 11:03 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Chord Center mounting- does it make any sense?
Replies: 14
Views: 223

Re: Chord Center mounting- does it make any sense?

hey, thanks for the input. i am a size 42 boot, so nothing too extreme there. phoenix, your posts are fine and helpful, the confusion lies with me! part of my trepidation is that i want to maximize this ski for downhill performance with the xc setup. the other skis will be my main tourers as you say...
by t-$
Sun Jan 14, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Chord Center mounting- does it make any sense?
Replies: 14
Views: 223

Re: Chord Center mounting- does it make any sense?

hey all, so i'm nervously procrasticating on mounting the new pair of eon's because of all this talk of mounting points. i'm definitely confused and don't want to make a bunch of holes in 'em. can one of you put the fine points down for me? i've seen the diagrams so i understand the basics of cc mou...
by t-$
Sat Jan 13, 2018 7:17 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Interesting Ski (related) Films..
Replies: 2
Views: 133

Re: Interesting Ski (related) Films..

cool, thanks! watched kalte spor last night and it was a pretty good flick! nothing like the sound of skis on cold snow...
by t-$
Fri Jan 12, 2018 11:17 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: and now....the rain
Replies: 19
Views: 611

Re: and now....the rain

ouch, yeah, this climate change thing....wacky weather and shifting economic markets. at least this one went through pretty quick. we already have an inch of new snow since this morning. not a lot, but at least its not above freezing. we lost a lot of snow also though...i think everyone in the east ...
by t-$
Fri Jan 12, 2018 11:07 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Looking for BC XCd Ski Recommendations
Replies: 22
Views: 793

Re: Looking for BC XCd Ski Recommendations

I think if more people skied waxable skis xcd would be more popular. Hmmm.... :idea: :idea: :idea: :idea: :idea: :idea: :idea: :idea: :idea: :idea: I think if waxbles were more common, there would be a lot more people skiing my local trails. I bet Nordic trail skiing would be way more popular, if r...

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