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by lowangle al
Sat Oct 12, 2019 1:12 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: New skis
Replies: 8
Views: 1036

Re: New skis

Genoah77 wrote:
Fri Oct 11, 2019 10:52 pm
Thanks :) can I just prep with polar first, or is a softer wax better for the first pass?
;)
I just prep with polar and like the results.
by lowangle al
Wed Oct 09, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: New Member
Replies: 4
Views: 701

Re: New Member

Welcome Fred.
If you are going from heavy to light gear the best advice I have is "flex your ankles" Have Fun!
by lowangle al
Sun Oct 06, 2019 3:34 pm
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

I would skip the riser on a narrow xcd ski for sure. I was going to mount my vectors w/o risers but for what I do with the ski I decided I wanted the security of a four hole mount over a three hole mount.
by lowangle al
Sat Sep 28, 2019 11:39 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Jack Taylor
Replies: 2
Views: 545

Re: Jack Taylor

If that's true he must have been pretty good. Bonna made some heavy duty metal edge skis back in the day, but mounted with Dovre bindings you would have to assume they were a lighter xc mode. I have a couple pairs of 1800s that I haven't skied in 30 years but would like to take out to the groomed xc...
by lowangle al
Sun Sep 15, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: TeleTurnAround
Topic: Gently used Voile Vector BC 170cm with hardwires
Replies: 1
Views: 8734

Re: Gently used Voile Vector BC 170cm with hardwires

Yoyoing, I've tried to respond to your PM but it seems to be stuck in the outbox. PM me your e-mail and we'll try again.
by lowangle al
Wed Sep 04, 2019 11:50 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 531
Views: 211537

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

Good for you Bri, September is the hardest month to find snow.
by lowangle al
Tue Aug 27, 2019 12:43 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: When skiing was beautiful, an art, an expression of self..
Replies: 16
Views: 9065

Re: When skiing was beautiful, an art, an expression of self..

Truth be told Gt I was, for the most part, the only witness to my feats of artistic beauty. On one occasion this past winter while doing laps in a favorite out of the way meadow a tele chic appeared. She was about my age ,60 or so, and through our conversation I found that she had about as much expe...
by lowangle al
Thu Aug 22, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: When skiing was beautiful, an art, an expression of self..
Replies: 16
Views: 9065

Re: When skiing was beautiful, an art, an expression of self..

Artistically I hope my skiing is as good as it was last year. I brought down the house or got standing Os on all but a few runs. 8-)
by lowangle al
Thu Aug 22, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: New Rossignol BC skis for 2019-2020
Replies: 9
Views: 10950

Re: New Rossignol BC skis for 2019-2020

Verskis doesn't Asnes have a ski that would work for you. I would go with a ski that everyone is raving about, either Asnes or Voiles. Rossi recommends there skis for the near expert skier. Maybe that's because you need to be a near expert to get them to work?? We talk about good skis being "easy to...