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by greatgt
Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 200
Views: 113384

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Got standing or leaning or on the ground dead wood and it's now IN under the tarp....Telecamp is ready....Had the stove and fireplace raging and after working did some dogs on the grill...Totally white out there....Rhyme ice with an inch of powder on top.....Ski in was funny with everybody skiing of...
by greatgt
Mon Dec 02, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Help Me Build XCD Kit
Replies: 13
Views: 545

Re: Help Me Build XCD Kit

219 e 99's......or....205 e109's.....R0ttafella super telemark binding....no cables.....leather boots.....threw away my Alpine stuff when I got back from cruising South-east Asia.....Went with the skinnies and had a blast...@ 1980 saw a telemark and the world changed.....Your a decent alpiner....why...
by greatgt
Sat Nov 30, 2019 7:43 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 200
Views: 113384

Re: Sbounds...leathers

With you Fisheater....Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday.....Sunday will head up to TK1....telecamp....couple of miles + into the nowhere....last day of Hunting so there won't be many about.....Need wood so will have to drag it over to camp.....Thinking there will be @ 3 inches of snow....Since ski...
by greatgt
Thu Nov 28, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 200
Views: 113384

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Beginning to snow.....Lost most of what we had but the "Hills" had some leftover....Wouldn't mind getting a "backyard" ski this afternoon after destroying a turkey....mashed potatoes....mashed turnip....creamed onions....stuffing....wicked pies.....cranberry.....and a million other thingers.....and....
by greatgt
Wed Nov 27, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 200
Views: 113384

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Figured going over to Boot's place that there would be t lest 4 inches of sweet dcorn over forest debris....Twant!!!!! Grippy-grabby with an attitude....Like a challenge....sort of.....Mostly "turn out" tele and ride hoping that where you needed to turn it would happen....Did....Better than nothing....
by greatgt
Thu Nov 21, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 200
Views: 113384

Re: Sbounds...leathers

still have 4-7 inches around and about....probably more up in the Highlands but we give hunters the chance to hunt without us scattering things up.....Did some hunting and skiing yesterday...As far as hunting.....the Buck will have to walk up to me and say..."Put me out of my misery!".....In the mea...
by greatgt
Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Green is Great, Blue the Bomb, in SE MI Red/Silver Gets it Done
Replies: 7
Views: 488

Re: Green is Great, Blue the Bomb, in SE MI Red/Silver Gets it Done

The older I get the stupiter I get!!!! Most of my skis have last Springs wet wax on....(45 and Red).....Figure when we get serious crust the wax will disappear....easy...er.....anyway it's been cold so have been smearing green or blue over it....and....the skis go faster but would rip if I did the "...
by greatgt
Fri Nov 15, 2019 8:26 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: An introduction, and also looking for newbie XCD advice
Replies: 14
Views: 966

Re: An introduction, and also looking for newbie XCD advice

Those 99's are the first air-cores that Fischer came out with....fantastic ski.....with one tiny problem....Teleking and I broke 5 sets in two years....We were REALLY torqueing them and traveling the top of Camels Hump to the river 3600 feet below......They were lite....sliced beautifully and came a...
by greatgt
Fri Nov 15, 2019 8:00 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 200
Views: 113384

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Wanted to check out the ice on Dead Moose Pond and see if it could be crossed....Leaving the house wife says "don't go on the ice"....."been doing this for decades, don't worry".....Up in the Highlands with the temp never reaching 10o was more worried about the day before yesterday's slow wax on the...
by greatgt
Thu Nov 14, 2019 8:09 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 200
Views: 113384

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Teledance and Raventele ski all over northern Idaho....Montana.... and hopefully will respond...er...Raven is banned but TD can help you....Silver and Lookout are good areas to start with...TM