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Carrying Skis on a Backpack by Craig
Hi, I have noticed 3 different ways that are used to carry skis with a backpack (there may be a few others as well): 1. Diagonal carry - Skis are...
November 13th 03 07:39 PM
by Chris HIll Go to last post
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Installing 75 mm, 3-pin, NN bindings ? by Sven
Our trusty old Karhu Kodiak skis bit the dust last spring. It was pretty strange, 3 out of 4 of the skis lost the rear part of the mutigrade laminate...
January 1st 14 10:54 PM
by Rick Sparks Go to last post
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To anyone who posts in RSA by Yabahoobs
PLEASE, whenever possible, downplay Utah. Mention that it's over rated, over priced, and that countless other resorts in other states are superior...
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August 26th 06 03:22 PM
by Simon Isbister Go to last post
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Going off trail by Christos Dimitrakakis
Hello, I have to admit that I am extremely confused as to what type of ski I would need to buy. The basic question is what type of ski I should...
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December 15th 06 02:42 PM
by Booker C. Bense Go to last post
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Silvretta Instructions by Peter
I finally have managed to pick up a used pair of Silvretta 400s. Anybody have or know where I can get mounting instructions and/or a template. Peter
February 4th 05 01:37 PM
by VtSkier Go to last post
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Back Country Skiing? by News
I don't know the deffinition for back country skiing. Would someone please tell me what it is? Thanks -- Totus possum, totum Deum. Totus ero,...
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March 16th 06 10:10 PM
by Eugene Miya Go to last post
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June 14th 18 06:53 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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Rigging snow shovel blade as a deadman snow anchor by Howard
I have a Voile snow shovel with two holes in the blade for rigging it as a deadman snow anchor. Any recommendations on the best material to...
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May 19th 04 07:29 PM
by Mike Garrison Go to last post
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Exercusions vs Scarpa T 4 vs Crispi CXT by Shelley
I would like to hear what folks have to say about the Exercursion vs. the Scarpa T4 vs. the Crispi CXT. I have a pair of Fischer Boundless skis with...
September 17th 03 09:01 PM
by Jonathan Shefftz Go to last post
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Glue for Swix pole handles ? by Nigel Cliffe
Anyone got a recommendation for glue to fix the handles back onto a set of Swix Mountain poles ? These are plain aluminium poles with a sued-like...
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December 24th 05 07:31 PM
by Nigel Cliffe Go to last post
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Carbon Poles vs. Alum? by gr[_4_]
Is carbon too fragile for backcountry skiing (ie; they break instead of bend like aluminum)
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January 21st 11 06:40 PM
by Dan Go to last post
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Silvretta 400 parts by John Horton
Help I am looking for a supplier for Silvretta 400 parts or a similar design binding. Are these things still manufactured? Does anyone make something...
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August 11th 03 12:45 PM
by Florian Anwander Go to last post
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Crater Lake Circumnavigation by jibmaster
Been wanting to do this trip for a long...
February 1st 12 09:50 PM
by jibmaster Go to last post
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Suunto Vector's Barometer by holmbrew
While I have read a number of thread about the Suunto Vector, I am still a little confused about the operation of the barometer. I got a new Vector...
April 28th 05 04:06 AM
by BobT Go to last post
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Household substitute for Glide wax by SteveW
I am in SW Missouri, and I have a very used pair of ebay skis, boots, and poles. It does not snow here enough to justify the expense of state of...
December 9th 04 02:28 PM
by Trailpatrol Go to last post
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& Backcountry ski-board-climb-hike entrance controls..any ? 5/8/06 by Aj 427
Trying to survey and publish what controls, if any, exist in USA and/or Canada re subject. If contols do exist: 1 What are they, 2 Who enforces...
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June 3rd 06 01:49 PM
by Ed Huesers Go to last post
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Long adjustable ski poles by No Name
I am about ready to take my tele skis backcountry. However I am having trouble finding poles that work. I use 165cm poles for classic XC skiing, and...
March 24th 11 08:16 PM
by Sylvain Fauvel[_2_] Go to last post
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Dynastar Intuitiv 71 vs 74 (once again) by [email protected]
Hello, Your opinions, please... How does the 74 work on the piste (and on hard snow), and 71 - off-piste??? How do they ski at the high speed? Help...
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May 4th 05 12:52 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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dangerous foolishness of solo skiing by Ken Roberts
Booker Bense wrote I've done lots and lots of solo skiing in steep terrain over the years and looked at from a rational point of view, I can't...
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October 16th 05 03:16 AM
by [email protected] Go to last post
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approaching the dark side by Christopher A. Kantarjiev
A recent thread in rec.climbing (you guys know who you are) has spurred me to write: I've hated downhill skiing since sometime in the 70s, when all...
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December 25th 03 05:04 PM
by klaus Go to last post
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