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by greatgt
Thu Oct 17, 2019 8:14 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 176
Views: 86451

Re: Sbounds...leathers

possibility! Wife said Telekid called.....Get over to his place if there is any snow.....Will depart early if there is....ANY......any......white....Boots ready.....skis leaning against the wall.....Ready! TM
by greatgt
Mon Oct 14, 2019 7:26 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 176
Views: 86451

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Jeeves.....All the talk of early waxing on other threads gets me thinking....Getting older haven't kept up so pretty soon need to WAX.....So have the newish e109 and should do that first....Some very soft wax....(Yellow?)....E99's also....beater rebounds probably Swix red or.....Noodles something se...
by greatgt
Sun Oct 06, 2019 7:35 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 176
Views: 86451

Re: Sbounds...leathers

The question.....can we ski it when it's closed?.....Still have some pictures somewhere of that trip to some 3000 footer somewhere across two lakes....Had a blast doing the short drops last time also.....Woods you should come on up here to ski with the "Boys".....up at TK1...Telecamp one.....that ca...
by greatgt
Fri Oct 04, 2019 6:57 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Recommendation for XCd ski for central Alberta foothills
Replies: 20
Views: 1942

Re: Recommendation for XCd ski for central Alberta foothills

Telekid is @ 6-1 and over 200 lbs.....While back scored a set of 185 e 99's.....To short for me but the Kid likes them as they do as some have said here....You can wicked jump turn....ride the rail....and slice powder on the down....semi floatation on most kinds of powder but when it goes light and ...
by greatgt
Tue Oct 01, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 531
Views: 211533

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

Do it!!!!!! Our first ski is usually on a fourth to half an inch of snow....Course lichen and leaves help especially if there is ice under the quarter inch!!!! TM
by greatgt
Tue Oct 01, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 176
Views: 86451

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Figure Telecamp on Little Mountain will be deconstructed this week....Twice I will have done that....BOOTS wants a camp up there.....Probably doesn't want us in his "Horse Barn"! Telekid wants to up grade...... a lot.....Will see....Will also get 20-30 tarp.....cause it's October and Nature doesn't ...
by greatgt
Mon Sep 30, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Recommendation for XCd ski for central Alberta foothills
Replies: 20
Views: 1942

Re: Recommendation for XCd ski for central Alberta foothills

E99's used to have a waist of 55....they kill powder you just have to ski in a different way... New E 99's don't have full wrap?????? Bummer will seek out some used to make sure I don't run out....Genoah sounds like your gonna cruise a lot..99's are the best selling ski of all time....Slightly used ...
by greatgt
Mon Sep 30, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: narrow xcd skis- to mount a riser or not- that is the question
Replies: 11
Views: 1866

Re: narrow xcd skis- to mount a riser or not- that is the question

If I were racing on ice.......probably would have risers.....With light leathers and pins....there isn't much between your toes and the snow....seems to enhance your ability to FEEL whats happening in the snow....Since your slicing on skinnies feel is input...."B" those e99's are such great skis.......
by greatgt
Sun Sep 29, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 176
Views: 86451

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Chuckle.....wood?.......The last time there.....we burned it all up!!!!....Man that hollow beech tree sent the fire halfway to heaven.....When we finish up on Getting the present camp down will restore that camp....high on a hill....looking up the vortex.....Hiked it yesterday and for the life of me...
by greatgt
Mon Sep 16, 2019 7:20 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 176
Views: 86451

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Have had a couple of frosts and the leaves are turning....Within a week the Highlands are gonna be there in Red Orange Yellow and Green....Man up around here Hardwood color is beyond belief....Ron put up a photo of Teleking skiing in about half an inch amongst leaves on a misty knob up in the Kingdo...