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by greatgt
Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:00 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 258
Views: 134124

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Boys wanted lots of turns and some steepness so headed up to Little Mountain where they I presume got it.....I needed some cruising so headed to the Highlands and found a wondrous land of ice rimmed branches and a couple of inches of snow around them.....Beautiful but.....most were drooping and in s...
by greatgt
Thu Feb 13, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Tried an Old Trick for the First Time and...
Replies: 24
Views: 1240

Re: Tried an Old Trick for the First Time and...

Mostly look at the thermometer....after that not to hard....I have polar...(White)...couple different greens....blue...blue extra....pink blue (V45)....red....Mostly using some white lots of green and blue....Generally put on what the temp calls for....and if the trip is up...put on the next wax up ...
by greatgt
Mon Feb 10, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 258
Views: 134124

Re: Sbounds...leathers

last week was a good ski week....yesterday headed up Little Mountain with great terrain....Finally broke one of my last excel pole....Bummer!!!!...Broke a stick and that worked....Skiing with baskets ia ok and the learning curve is quick!!!!! Bout half way up we have repaired Teklecamp2 (TK2)....Sto...
by greatgt
Fri Feb 07, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 258
Views: 134124

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Was in the Highlands and in some places powder was 14 inches deep but had enough body to be able to surface skim with skinnies...As of right now crusty but that will become base in a few hours if the weatherman is correct...Yesterday went up to the Craftsbury Outdoor Center with my wife....man were ...
by greatgt
Thu Feb 06, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Nnnbc magnum bindings on wide skis???
Replies: 94
Views: 5706

Re: Nnnbc magnum bindings on wide skis???

Two things....Alpine and Off Piste.....one plus the other does not equal two....It's one or the other....When discussing help us all by indicating one or the other...TM
by greatgt
Tue Feb 04, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 258
Views: 134124

Re: Sbounds...leathers

TELEROCK......You understand my inability to manipulate anything electronic...In fact I don't want to know....I need things very simple.....You say send you pictures or give them to Teleking....Riiiiight......When you get here....YOU manipulate thingers....BUT.....seeing your picture post of the Cab...
by greatgt
Sat Feb 01, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 258
Views: 134124

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Tough wintah!!!!!! Close to twenty inches up in the Highlands....@8 inches of serious base....Rest heavy powder which can be skied well!!!! Telekid is enjoying the Rossi 110 from Mountain Opp's over in Stow....Makes Little Mountain decent but not for slicers....Touched lots of thingers on the 109's....
by greatgt
Fri Jan 31, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 258
Views: 134124

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Been a bit since a totally Cross Country ski....We cruise out....head up.....Tele down!....yesterday with Telesven we cruised up into the Highlands the second harshest environment in Vermont....The tops of the Green Mountains the harshest.....Totally up on way low angle logging road where they had a...
by greatgt
Tue Jan 28, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 258
Views: 134124

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Two kinds of skis would work well...Short heavy beefy skinnies.....Short wide Rossi's...... Fischers....Only Asnes I have skied are woodies so.....Semi consolidated mush crush....(not mushy)....The 109's didn't want to release quickly so had to wait....in the forest....amongst whips...open spring di...
by greatgt
Tue Jan 28, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Musings on Wax
Replies: 15
Views: 1243

Re: Musings on Wax

The only way to get going in really cold temps is to head down some steep areas.....Gone flying many times....damn cold mouthfuls.....TM