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by Nick BC
Fri Feb 01, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Info on Used Setup for a Newbie
Replies: 3
Views: 1134

Re: Info on Used Setup for a Newbie

PM incoming
by Nick BC
Sun Jan 27, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: Community Ski Reviews
Topic: Alico Ski March Boot
Replies: 101
Views: 64566

Re: Alico Ski March Boot

The saga continues! I carried on duckbill grinding but when I try to step in now the pins leave a slight dimple BEHIND the pinholes. To me that implies the boot is now too far in the binding - AACK!! So I’ve sent a message to Jay Cyclery (the retailer) asking for input. I presume they’ll pass it on ...
by Nick BC
Sat Jan 26, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: Community Ski Reviews
Topic: Alico Ski March Boot
Replies: 101
Views: 64566

Re: Alico Ski March Boot

I checked and my T3 soles are 3/4 “ as are the Ski March soles. I’ll just have to grind on.
by Nick BC
Thu Jan 24, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: Community Ski Reviews
Topic: Alico Ski March Boot
Replies: 101
Views: 64566

Re: Alico Ski March Boot

Well my size 7’s arrived safely. I put them on, they fit, but I couldn’t get them to snap into my Spike 3 Pins. I had exactly the same issue when I first mounted the Spike and couldn’t get my T3’s to snap in. After a bit of side grinding of the soles I eventually got them to work. After a sole sandi...
by Nick BC
Fri Jan 11, 2019 12:54 am
Forum: Community Ski Reviews
Topic: Alico Ski March Boot
Replies: 101
Views: 64566

Re: Alico Ski March Boot

Thanks to Ben's comment on sizing, I finally pulled the trigger on a pair of these boots. I hope the UK 7's are going to work. One comment I noticed in the various threads was how much heavier it was than the Antarctic and Refugio. How much are we talking about? I guess I'm regressing - Kazama Mount...
by Nick BC
Tue Nov 13, 2018 6:49 pm
Forum: Community Ski Reviews
Topic: 2019 ALFA Guard Advance GTX M Boots Review
Replies: 43
Views: 33616

Re: 2019 ALFA Guard Advance GTX M Boots Review

Ben, check La Cordee they have the 75 mm for $500. I assume that’s Canadian bucks.
by Nick BC
Sat Nov 10, 2018 10:38 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Alpina BC 1550
Replies: 13
Views: 2945

Re: Alpina BC 1550

So I went on line and found the Manual for cheaper than the Magnum/Automatic at MEC. :D It Is from Trailhead/Paddle Shack in Ottawa and is already shipping, whereas the Automatic from MEC is back ordered with delivery timing uncertain.
Thanks again guys for the feedback.
by Nick BC
Sat Nov 10, 2018 2:39 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Alpina BC 1550
Replies: 13
Views: 2945

Re: Alpina BC 1550

Why are the Automatics terrible Woodserson? The only options at MEC are the Magnum and the Automatic. Perhaps I should cancel my order with MEC and buy the Manual from another retailer.
by Nick BC
Fri Nov 09, 2018 9:33 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Alpina BC 1550
Replies: 13
Views: 2945

Re: Alpina BC 1550

Thanks for the inputJohnny. You’re right Automatics it is. On back order at MEC though :cry:
by Nick BC
Thu Nov 08, 2018 11:57 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Alpina BC 1550
Replies: 13
Views: 2945

Re: Alpina BC 1550

Thanks Voilenerd and Satsuma for your input, it came in as I was replying to Ben. So one positive, two negative. I can’t wait to try them :?