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by greatgt
Thu Apr 11, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 161
Views: 35343

Re: Sbounds...leathers

To the Highlands expecting nothing but hardpack when to my wonder....what did appear.....two inches of pow on a solid base....POWDER????? wasn't expecting that.....so the wax on the base of my skis was RED...Uh-oh.....changed my plans from a long ranging ski to a knob...Tele Knob....and the Red was ...
by greatgt
Wed Apr 10, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 161
Views: 35343

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Mud roads and 30+ gallons of sweet syrup.....Yesterday or the day before......headed into the hills and near the gap in between two ranges...(one really!)...all the trees had @ an eighth of a inch of ice.....as did the snow....Put Red wax on and it was still slippery...Side stepped up a rise and the...
by greatgt
Mon Apr 08, 2019 7:55 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 161
Views: 35343

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Teleking, Telekid, Snowshoe Donny and I headed up into the Highlands....Anywhere from 4 feet to 6+ for base and the corn was getting sweeter by the shuffle and glide....Had to put on wax three times while the Boys had bones....Over three and a half feet of snow in front of the door......Early Februa...
by greatgt
Tue Apr 02, 2019 8:14 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: skis for making miles
Replies: 33
Views: 7220

Re: skis for making miles

Oh.....E99's are the best selling ski of all time.....Broken many sets but knowing what we put them through....Man they are tough....And fast......And turnable....and can go anywhere.....and are wonderful in soft corn.....TM
by greatgt
Mon Apr 01, 2019 7:30 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 161
Views: 35343

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Went ip to Teleknob yesterday and it was good....Teleking had on his newest set of Wide skis high tech bindings and plastic hulking boots....They almost beat me up and there I was about to head down the steeps in a new rig....They MELTED the slope they were so fast....The edges were so sharp some wh...
by greatgt
Sat Mar 30, 2019 8:41 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 161
Views: 35343

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Love to do it Rock....You know me....We used to call that KTB_West!!!! Ron is now West!....Your TeleDak!!!!! Any time Rock!!!....TM
by greatgt
Thu Mar 28, 2019 7:44 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 161
Views: 35343

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Four straight days of powder and it is good.....Yesterday took up the old Rebounds and did they like the steeps....They are a real turning machine and powder is when they are at their best....Had some wonderful turns and the snow was flying....They don't go up as well.....they don't cruise as well a...
by greatgt
Wed Mar 27, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Teleman: get well soon!
Replies: 43
Views: 6932

Re: Teleman: get well soon!

Going to be an interesting melt off....We got so much snow in November the ground never froze....Wonder what that will do to the pack?....Tasted the first boil and man was it ever good....Pretty classic sugar place....Falling in sugar shack....wood fired....Cloth and paper filters and about half and...
by greatgt
Wed Mar 27, 2019 7:37 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: It's paradise I tell you
Replies: 13
Views: 2949

Re: It's paradise I tell you

You should be Al.....Had my computer upside down and sideways.....We have powder in the most protected and dark areas in the forest with North and East facing areas.....Been getting some decent arcs on those new 109's....Would love to find some more moderate areas to ski....Man I'd have to break abo...
by greatgt
Tue Mar 26, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: New rant... Backcountry/wide skis and telemarkers
Replies: 30
Views: 6576

Re: New rant... Backcountry/wide skis and telemarkers

Fish I only have two wide skis.....My old woodies from WW2....and My Mother's Beautiful 1930's woodies that get taken out now and then.....When Kurt...Telekid got skis he got my oldie skis....Sometimes only used a couple of times....Some were Downhill oriented like the K2's.....Many were Telemark sk...