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by stilltryin
Sun Aug 29, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Voile SB vs. Voile X2
Replies: 7
Views: 589

Re: Voile SB vs. Voile X2

FWIW, I prefer the 3-pin cable for the terrain and gear you describe.
But if you go up steep with skins, free-pivot is very nice.
by stilltryin
Sun Jun 06, 2021 6:03 pm
Forum: TeleTurnAround
Topic: FS New Patagonia Gortex Shell
Replies: 0
Views: 1000

FS New Patagonia Gortex Shell

Patagonia Triolet, Mens Medium, Andes Blue, Gortex, helmet-compatible.
Never worn -- bought wrong size!
$250 (list for $399)
Link to Patagonia page:
https://www.patagonia.com/product/mens- ... 83402.html
by stilltryin
Mon May 31, 2021 5:46 pm
Forum: Trip Report Archive
Topic: The Saw-Sal-Way.
Replies: 9
Views: 4003

Re: The Saw-Sal-Way.

Rockin' 3-pins!
Was that the author's Koms?
by stilltryin
Wed May 05, 2021 1:12 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 1042
Views: 738895

Re: Pictures, pictures and pictures!

Wow. Thos XCD GT's climbed like the Dickens!
(I broke my leg on a pair of those back in '88 or '89)
by stilltryin
Sat Apr 17, 2021 9:11 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Newish XC skier looking for suggestions on getting deeper out there
Replies: 17
Views: 4526

Re: Newish XC skier looking for suggestions on getting deeper out there

I have some BD kickers from years past -- seems like i read somewhere they (or at least one model) have been discontinued -- anybody have the real intel? https://www.campsaver.com/black-diamond-glidelite-mohair-mix-kicker-skins.html Ha -- the "replacements" suggested by "experts" at campsaver don't ...
by stilltryin
Sun Apr 11, 2021 4:03 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: 75mm or Tech for waxless?
Replies: 15
Views: 4629

Re: 75mm or Tech for waxless?

Just saying "thanks" -- very helpful.
by stilltryin
Sat Apr 10, 2021 11:34 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: 75mm or Tech for waxless?
Replies: 15
Views: 4629

Re: 75mm or Tech for waxless?

Thanks.
Good to hear both responses -- sounds like there is enough variation in what each setting can handle that he won't have to be constantly adjusting and will find what works for him. I assume/hope this applies to TTS as well as switchbacks.
by stilltryin
Sat Apr 10, 2021 10:30 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: 75mm or Tech for waxless?
Replies: 15
Views: 4629

75mm or Tech for waxless?

A friend is considering wide waxless (e.g., Voile UltraVector). He has 75mm boots and boots that would work with the Voile TTS binding. I have no experience with the latter kind of binding. One advantage of waxless is that you don't mess with skins if you are meadow skipping the hills. When you have...
by stilltryin
Sun Apr 04, 2021 6:42 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: What is the best replacement ski for the Karhu 10th Mtn or Madshus Epoch?
Replies: 11
Views: 4642

Re: What is the best replacement ski for the Karhu 10th Mtn or Madshus Epoch?

If the Panorama numbers are waist width, Guide/Annum was 78; XCD-GT/Eon was 62.
The 10th Mtn./Epoch was 68 -- so maybe no Panorama in that ski?

Edit: Ah, seeing the video, it look like all three. Nice!