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by Andy M
Sat Jun 29, 2019 12:43 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Really New Skis
Replies: 32
Views: 5667

Re: Really New Skis

The original Vector (w/o scales) is perhaps my favorite ski of all time for backcountry skiing in Colorado. Since 2012, I have several hundred days on them, and they were my go-to choice for tours with any 3-d snow. I say "were" because they are getting a bit beat-up, and I have only used them for e...
by Andy M
Sat Jun 29, 2019 12:15 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Its June, Anyone still skiing?
Replies: 11
Views: 1544

Re: Its June, Anyone still skiing?

Hey voilenerd, nice turns on Medicine Bow! I'm still skiing too, with several ski days in June here in Colorado (where we also still have a good snowpack up high). I skied yesterday up near Berthoud Pass west of Denver, and the snowpack is more like early than late June. Here are a couple of photos ...
by Andy M
Wed Apr 10, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Alpina vs Scarpa boot size
Replies: 4
Views: 1317

Re: Alpina vs Scarpa boot size

I have the Alaska NNN-BC in 45 and the T2 in 28. I tried on the Alaska NNN-BC in 44 and they were just a bit short. The T2s fit great (and I have several pairs of Scarpas, all in 28). Note that some sizing charts suggest I should be in Mondo 29, but those are too long for me. My feet measure just un...
by Andy M
Sun Mar 10, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Seeking Advice on NTN
Replies: 22
Views: 2988

Re: Seeking Advice on NTN

Demo the Outlaws before buying, if you can. I skied Hammerheads and Axls for years and really liked them, so I bought the Outlaws w/o trying them first (based on all the positive reviews), but I do not like how they ski -- so much so, that I removed them and installed Hammerheads in the same holes. ...