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by greatgt
Thu Oct 29, 2020 8:42 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Unapologetic love note to the Fischer E99
Replies: 21
Views: 1409

Re: Unapologetic love note to the Fischer E99

Scored my first 99's bout 4 decades ago....Have tried many skis but when I pin those skis on.....magic....really pleased with telekid getting a new set....he is the future of skinnies in serious places....I'm the past and trying to keep up....Course if the boys are on bones and cruising...even an ol...
by greatgt
Wed Oct 28, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Unapologetic love note to the Fischer E99
Replies: 21
Views: 1409

Re: Unapologetic love note to the Fischer E99

Telekid just got a set from Fischer....far as BC is concerned and opinions are like ,,,.....everybody has one....99's are the best in the bush ski out there.....Waxable are really fast....They slice most anything....and they are a great "survival ski".....bout anywhere....Good at downhill areas....A...
by greatgt
Tue Oct 27, 2020 8:04 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Excursion 88 Sizing and Bindings.
Replies: 11
Views: 686

Re: Excursion 88 Sizing and Bindings.

88's are the old outtabounds?....Solid ski....in that category would consider the e 109's....Very fast and turn wicked....Awesome cruising ski in the bush....Rotta super telemark is a wonderful binding....have used Voile and RST and now have ten or so Rotta Super telemark bindings....E99's are my al...
by greatgt
Mon Oct 26, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 338
Views: 210737

Re: Sbounds...leathers

So it was.....good for balance....getting your stance in difficult conditions and...well....just having fun....Figure I have twice as many days in as the rest of the KTB....snicker!!!!!!....Tomorrow that might increase.....and Telewheels....about that picture of Telecamp....We took that down last sp...
by greatgt
Mon Oct 26, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 338
Views: 210737

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Ohhhhhhh....bout half an inch out there......Will find out how it slides in a moment....TM
by greatgt
Wed Oct 21, 2020 7:59 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Ski Length Dilemma
Replies: 59
Views: 4787

Re: Ski Length Dilemma

Adjust your skiing.....get the longer skis....I got some e109's and didn't listen to myself....190's....200 would have been better....And the length isn't just for kick and glide....learning to do Nordic telemark is far different from downhill telemark.....enjoy the trip....had a blast on those e99'...
by greatgt
Mon Oct 19, 2020 7:41 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 338
Views: 210737

Re: Sbounds...leathers

205 99's really "rocked".....Just a couple more dents but the two or three slight long turns was really good...Teleking scored two hundred verts and in those were a couple areas that opened into a small area where you could use speed and arc a couple....lots of fun....TM
by greatgt
Sun Oct 18, 2020 7:46 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Sbounds...leathers
Replies: 338
Views: 210737

Re: Sbounds...leathers

Four inches along the road and around 6 inches on the logging road...Telekikng skied Tele knob and later Telekid and I skied some logging roads.....Nice start, good snow.....great feeling......It's on!....TM
by greatgt
Fri Oct 16, 2020 8:42 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Talk me Down... or Not!
Replies: 13
Views: 1304

Re: Talk me Down... or Not!

With you FE.....love canoes....used to teach it at a Connecticut Summer camp....West Hill Aquatic Camp.... Water safety instructor too....fun days...Then a rugged older man took the job of canoe instructor while I and many others taught swimmers.....The new canoe man's name was JESSE JAMES.....I was...
by greatgt
Thu Oct 15, 2020 6:53 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Talk me Down... or Not!
Replies: 13
Views: 1304

Re: Talk me Down... or Not!

For a hundred bucks any leather boot is worth it.....mostly.....Could see snow Fish, soon.....Got all the wood split and ready just need some tin on top and.......SKI......TM