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by Inspiredcapers
Mon Oct 07, 2019 11:46 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: narrow xcd skis- to mount a riser or not- that is the question
Replies: 11
Views: 1930

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

It’s not exactly a riser but the added height (roughly 3/4”) I got from mounting a Telebry release plate and heel piece on my Alpina Discovery 80s (80/58/69 @ 208cm) felt beneficial the few times I got out on them late last season. Definitely less snow bunching in front of my boots regardless of ter...
by Inspiredcapers
Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:21 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Randonee (AT) vs Telemarking?
Replies: 12
Views: 7870

Re: Randonee (AT) vs Telemarking?

The answer to the question really revolves around what kind of terrain you want to ski over/across/up/down. I went on a glacier traverse in the Canadian Rockies on my telemark rig - 3-buckle plastic boots, Voile Vector skis (no fish scales) with skins, Voile Switchback X2 bindings. There was a grou...
by Inspiredcapers
Wed Apr 24, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Anyone know what happened to NordX?
Replies: 2
Views: 1558

Re: Anyone know what happened to NordX?

Pretty damn cool- amazing mix of confidence, skill, and agility in those videos.


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by Inspiredcapers
Fri Mar 29, 2019 5:18 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Frankenbindings
Replies: 23
Views: 7134

Re: Frankenbindings

WonderfulWife gifted me with a set of brand new Telebry release plates. I mounted them (on inserts) with a Voile binding. The cables are thrift store Cobras that lay flat behind the heel riser and snap in the back of my Alicos easily. Have the DIN set for 5 right now. Had one release so far when th...
by Inspiredcapers
Fri Mar 29, 2019 5:13 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Frankenbindings
Replies: 23
Views: 7134

Re: Frankenbindings

Not sure if this quantifies as FrankenBinding or not but it’s working AND giving me peace of mind as I’ve still got a tender ankle from last months misadventure... WonderfulWife gifted me with a set of brand new Telebry release plates. I mounted them (on inserts) with a Voile binding. The cables ar...
by Inspiredcapers
Fri Mar 29, 2019 10:34 am
Forum: TeleTurnAround
Topic: FS: Complete CRB 3 pin Hardwire (grey)
Replies: 3
Views: 5008

Re: FS: Complete CRB 3 pin Hardwire (grey)

PM sent.


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by Inspiredcapers
Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Lurkskiing
Replies: 14
Views: 3075

Re: Lurkskiing

Cobbled this up and gave it a try... https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190309/f32b84652e6bdff1e7964eaa21e46dfe.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20190309/97a698730977bbd9d55639da57d216ff.jpg ...found myself alternating sides (used an adjustable MSR as well) due to the weight differences. Didn’t ...
by Inspiredcapers
Fri Mar 08, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Frankenbindings
Replies: 23
Views: 7134

Re: Frankenbindings

Not sure if this quantifies as FrankenBinding or not but it’s working AND giving me peace of mind as I’ve still got a tender ankle from last months misadventure... WonderfulWife gifted me with a set of brand new Telebry release plates. I mounted them (on inserts) with a Voile binding. The cables are...
by Inspiredcapers
Tue Mar 05, 2019 6:18 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Permanent integrated Skin in BC skis Sporten Explorer Skin
Replies: 29
Views: 8163

Permanent integrated Skin in BC skis Sporten Explorer Skin

Reading this was very encouraging regarding getting better at skiing more advanced terrain. It’s sometimes frustrating to not be able to tackle terrain I wouldn’t think twice about on Alpine gear.


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