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by bgregoire
Wed Jul 01, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: The Finest Leathers: Nordic Norm 75mm Backcountry/Telemark Boots
Replies: 154
Views: 47829

Re: The Finest Leathers: Nordic Norm 75mm Backcountry/Telemark Boots

This thread on the finest Leathers is my sanctuary of peace and love for the sport. I would be sad to see it turn into some poopoo throwing contest. Leathers are so cool, wether they be snowfields, extremes or crispy bre.To each they’re own! If we would all agree on what is best or good, this sport ...
by bgregoire
Tue May 26, 2020 11:14 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Alpina Alaska real, real bad sizing...
Replies: 33
Views: 3705

Re: Alpina Alaska real, real bad sizing...

Well, lo and behold, I received my FULL LaCordee order today. I had decided not to contact LaCordee nor my bank when I got spooked into considering the hoax theory. I'm glad a didn't. Faith.
by bgregoire
Tue May 19, 2020 4:22 pm
Forum: Community Ski Reviews
Topic: Alico Ski March Boot
Replies: 119
Views: 92501

Re: Alico Ski March Boot

In the US, cobblers that know how to resole telemark boots correctly are few and far between, and can charge anywhere from $150 and up for a total resole. If you think that's what you need, I'd first try this repair, or just buy another pair of Alicos... It's an easy fix, really, it is an easy repa...
by bgregoire
Tue May 19, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: The most supportive leather 75mm boots commonly available now?
Replies: 23
Views: 4114

Re: The most supportive leather 75mm boots commonly available now?

R, you just got yourself "la crème de la crème". Good on you.
by bgregoire
Tue May 19, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: Community Ski Reviews
Topic: Alico Ski March Boot
Replies: 119
Views: 92501

Re: Alico Ski March Boot

R, that is an EASY fix, heat up the sole a little and try to peel the entire sole off (not required). Then, scourand clean the surfaces with rough sandpaper (to remove the old glue). Be super careful not to damage the threads). Apply contact cement on both surface, let dry, than replace the sole, ap...
by bgregoire
Thu May 14, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Alpina Alaska real, real bad sizing...
Replies: 33
Views: 3705

Re: Alpina Alaska real, real bad sizing...

R you could always let your toenails grow to fill that space. Just saying.


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by bgregoire
Sun May 10, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Alpina Alaska real, real bad sizing...
Replies: 33
Views: 3705

Re: Alpina Alaska real, real bad sizing...

Not convinced it’s a hoax either from what I am reading. It sure does suck for manufacturers and clients though. They are trying to survive I guess. Not easy these days, the competition and the market is difficult


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by bgregoire
Sun May 10, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Alpina Alaska real, real bad sizing...
Replies: 33
Views: 3705

Alpina Alaska real, real bad sizing...

Johnny, had no clue about the la cordée Hoax. Sounds like I did get ripped off. Shizers

Can you link to the proof of bankruptcy or scam so that I may contact my credit card company with this for a claim?


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by bgregoire
Sun May 10, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Alpina Alaska real, real bad sizing...
Replies: 33
Views: 3705

Re: Alpina Alaska real, real bad sizing...

Rodbelan wrote:Ben, Have you received yours?
No have not received my order, but did not order Alaskas.


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by bgregoire
Sun May 10, 2020 10:50 am
Forum: Telemark Talk Forum
Topic: Alpina Alaska real, real bad sizing...
Replies: 33
Views: 3705

Re: Alpina Alaska real, real bad sizing...

I’d say it’s probably a size 41 boot then? Don’t go by the length on the insole Alone, it’s tucked in really deep at the toes.

Things are tough during the pandemic, I’m sure things will get better at la cordée in a couple months. But yeah it sucks man


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