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by greatgt
Wed Jul 24, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 193
Views: 111862

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Didn't get out of the 60's yesterday and 70's for a while....Hottest part of summer seems to be pretty cool....Might have to think about oiling my leathers.....thinking is good.....But need to do lawn thingers and hope to get my Jeep back for hauling the 2 plus cords that are split and ready down in...
by greatgt
Sat Jul 20, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: The Åsnes Thread (News for 2019-2020!)
Replies: 261
Views: 143477

Re: The Åsnes Thread (News for 2018-2019!)

At the Sugar House I'm kind of an observer....The young ones have passed me by....My new job is to be the oldie curmudgeon.....Have to "keep them straight"....Mostly it's a lot of laughs and some hard work....Splitting and stacking several cords of wood....Firing up the rig and opening the red doors...
by greatgt
Mon Jul 15, 2019 8:37 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: The Åsnes Thread (News for 2019-2020!)
Replies: 261
Views: 143477

Re: The Åsnes Thread (News for 2018-2019!)

Sugaring was sweet.....!!....Bout 70 gallons and the place was full of Sugar Children!!!! I shudder to wonder what they are like when they get home....You know how good it is just off the rig....Where did you get the ft-62?....For real unless I got some seriously sharp edges and the Alpine area wash...
by greatgt
Fri Jul 12, 2019 7:00 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Randonee (AT) vs Telemarking?
Replies: 12
Views: 9136

Re: Randonee (AT) vs Telemarking?

AT is at....Alpine....Slow to get where your going....Waaaay heavy compared to minimalist Tele gear....AT is alpine and most of the gear is gigantic....Lean tele skis beat AT in about every way....Going to....going up.....slicing down...the thing most people do....is Alpine...parallel turns....yuck!...
by greatgt
Mon Jul 08, 2019 8:42 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: The Åsnes Thread (News for 2019-2020!)
Replies: 261
Views: 143477

Re: The Åsnes Thread (News for 2018-2019!)

What does the FT stand for?.....The 62 is possibly the ski that can ski the downs well but are a bit slower on the cruise?....Could these do the job at a ski area if one went there with them?....Ski in lots of areas with lots of touring.....Always going up to see what there is at the top....AND have...
by greatgt
Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 193
Views: 111862

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Countin sheep!!!!! Close my eyes at night and drift to heading up some ridge....It's cooold the winds howling....Get into the trees....way up in nowhere.....Push off.....soft....white bliss....wake up when the first bird sounds off....thinking....July - August and we are there>>>>Ahhhhhh....TM
by greatgt
Thu Jul 04, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 193
Views: 111862

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Hottest day of the year around here...High 80's.....Fourth of July is a big blast as we all congregate in a field and give thanks that we live in this GREAT country.....Lots of children....families....old young.....Tons of fireworks....A real cross cut of America....How lucky we all are....Everybody...
by greatgt
Thu Jun 27, 2019 7:08 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: The Åsnes Thread (News for 2019-2020!)
Replies: 261
Views: 143477

Re: The Åsnes Thread (News for 2018-2019!)

Don't know much about this tind or that tind.....but.....if the skis are as good as your World Cup Woman's team....might have to check out some-tind this season....Teleman
by greatgt
Sat Jun 15, 2019 6:10 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Its June, Anyone still skiing?
Replies: 12
Views: 14073

Re: Its June, Anyone still skiing?

Gotta say...skiing around the Northeast Kingdom ain't all that bad.....Pretty good in fact....But....those open slopes sure look real good.....Still the challenge of skiing here is pretty intense.....TM
by greatgt
Sat Jun 15, 2019 6:04 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 193
Views: 111862

Re: Sbounds...leathers

I will do the same right now! TM