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by sparker1987
Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:39 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 544
Views: 232329

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

My grandfather in 1944 with the 10th Mountain, I posted an article about him in the Off Topic forum http://telemarktalk.com/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=2641 324307_1552113979028_1886333297_o.jpg You know those skis are a dead ringer for the USGI current sold by Coleman’s Surplus Well aware, can't justify ...
by sparker1987
Mon Nov 11, 2019 3:59 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 544
Views: 232329

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

My grandfather in 1944 with the 10th Mountain, I posted an article about him in the Off Topic forum
http://telemarktalk.com/viewtopic.php?f=10&t=2641
324307_1552113979028_1886333297_o.jpg
by sparker1987
Mon Nov 11, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Backcountry.com suing MI's Marquette Backcountry Ski
Replies: 10
Views: 539

Re: Backcountry.com suing MI's Marquette Backcountry Ski

Damn... hurts to see Sweetwater on that list :(
by sparker1987
Mon Nov 11, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: Off Topic Discussion
Topic: Veterans Day and the 10th Mountain Division
Replies: 1
Views: 145

Veterans Day and the 10th Mountain Division

Start this with a sincere thank you to all who have served and are serving I'm curious if anyone on here is former or current 10th Mountain Division and willing to share any stories. My grandfather was in WWII and thought I would share an article the local paper did on him back in the 80's He never ...
by sparker1987
Wed Nov 06, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Backcountry.com suing MI's Marquette Backcountry Ski
Replies: 10
Views: 539

Re: Backcountry.com suing MI's Marquette Backcountry Ski

They appear to have backed off but it's still BS, I doubt I'll be ordering from them again

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.snewsn ... jDPAAh0O5o
by sparker1987
Tue Oct 29, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Traverse 78 Binding Recommendation
Replies: 11
Views: 6325

Re: Traverse 78 Binding Recommendation

This sounds more like xc skiing to me, not much different than what I do. I would find boots that fit first, if possible. The fit will make all the difference in the world. I don't think you have any need for plastic boots, given the type of skiing you are talking about and the skis. I think you wo...
by sparker1987
Sun Oct 27, 2019 7:53 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Traverse 78 Binding Recommendation
Replies: 11
Views: 6325

Re: Traverse 78 Binding Recommendation

Finally dropped them off this afternoon to get mounted, excited to get these out on some snow!
Maine needs some of that mid west weather
by sparker1987
Mon Aug 26, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Karhu Catamount
Replies: 5
Views: 6762

Re: Karhu Catamount

Wicked short so they won't work for me
Here's a link if anyone near Albany wants to check them out

by sparker1987
Fri Aug 23, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Looking for some advice as a new XCD skier
Replies: 15
Views: 19129

Re: Looking for some advice as a new XCD skier

Zgadow,
I live in Bangor, where around Old Town are you planning to go this winter?
by sparker1987
Wed Aug 21, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Traverse 78 Binding Recommendation
Replies: 11
Views: 6325

Re: Traverse 78 Binding Recommendation

Went with the Crispi Antarctic
www.telemarkdown.com has them for $235 right now