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by 1EyedJack
Tue Jun 23, 2020 4:23 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: The Åsnes Thread (News for 2020-2021!)
Replies: 270
Views: 184236

Re: The Åsnes Thread (News for 2020-2021!)

I agree with the S98s, before they screwed up (my opinion) with the built-in skins. Not that hard to add your own skis.
My BD skins are cut to full width and length.
by 1EyedJack
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: XC oriented ski for max float on dry snow
Replies: 21
Views: 2717

Re: XC oriented ski for max float on dry snow

Inariin wrote:
Sat Apr 04, 2020 4:14 pm
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The article talks about also a custom 300cm skis from this company
https://suksitehdasylonen.fi/metsaumlll ... nkeen.html
Beautiful Skis
Wood species: Birch, Spruce, Hickory / Red beech
by 1EyedJack
Fri Mar 27, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Pictures, pictures and pictures!
Replies: 694
Views: 316687

THAW di GRAS

Dawson City, Yukon Territory this March Seeing as my knees are toast, I got roped into a trip to the annual festival. Dawson is like a ghost town this time of year. 1EyedJack.jpg ^ Brrrrrr ICE FISHING.jpg ^ Ice fishing on the Yukon -- freshwater cod STREET HOCKEY.jpg ^ Street Hockey HEADED TO THE F...
by 1EyedJack
Thu Mar 05, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Skins and wax help!
Replies: 5
Views: 1583

Re: Skins and wax help!

Here is your friend: https://www.tognar.com/

Order their catalog. They have all the goods.
****And best of all, they have how-to-do regarding your bases-waxing-skins.
by 1EyedJack
Thu Feb 27, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: Trip Report Archive
Topic: Typical xcd tour in my farm
Replies: 7
Views: 2601

Re: Typical xcd tour in my farm

I LIKE YOUR HERRINGBONES :-)
Reminds me of skiing with my dad as a kid in upstate NY.

not that it matters, but do you have skins?
by 1EyedJack
Wed Feb 19, 2020 1:47 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Gear Basket
Replies: 277
Views: 146625

Re: Gear Basket

Asnes Ingstad https://varuste.net/en/Åsnes+Ingstad+BC+Waxless?_tu=93797&change_country=US&gclid=EAIaIQobChMI2eXXnqLC5wIVC8JkCh1jRAm7EAUYAiABEgJNdvD_BwE has anyone ordered from Varuste? prices and shipping look good (better than REI and many US vendors) and a wider selection of Scandinavian products...
by 1EyedJack
Tue Feb 18, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Outlaw-X Snaps
Replies: 4
Views: 973

Re: Outlaw-X Snaps

Heart of the matter regarding stainless steel: "Basic Metallurgy Stainless steel is basically iron with sides of nickel, chromium and carbon. Together they make a metal that’s very hard and virtually immune to corrosion. It’s hardness can be an issue though because that makes stainless difficult to ...
by 1EyedJack
Sat Feb 15, 2020 2:08 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Lurk or 2 sticks for xcD with soft leather boot ?
Replies: 13
Views: 2812

Re: Lurk or 2 sticks for xcD with soft leather boot ?

I was forced to try a "Lurk" one day. I had left my poles in my trunk as we hurriedly transferred to a larger rig. 10 miles later, "F... !!!" Luckily, there was a shop broom in the truck bed. Up we went into the mtns, me skiing drag with my skins and "lurk". Uphill was a struggle on the way up in 12...
by 1EyedJack
Wed Feb 12, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Lurk or 2 sticks for xcD with soft leather boot ?
Replies: 13
Views: 2812

Re: Lurk or 2 sticks for xcD with soft leather boot ?



In case you missed this from earlier times....
by 1EyedJack
Thu Jan 09, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: X2 vs 3 pin HW for XC
Replies: 16
Views: 2303

Re: X2 vs 3 pin HW for XC

^^^^^^
Good combo.
I have the Fischer S98s (scaled) and Voile 3pin cables and well-broken in Crispi T3s.
And skins when working the steeper ups.