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post #147 of (permalink) Old 03-28-2013, 05:12 PM
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Originally Posted by Snowolf View Post
We have already established the fact that in good, soft groomed powder flat basing is easy but due to drag, I will believe 60MPH when I see it.
Measured with a Garmin Etrex (which is using doppler effect, you can expect 1mph accuracy). Conditions were excellent, the trail was freshly groomed, the snow very, very fast. Heck, I've done 45mph on a beginner trail.

BTW, my brother, who is a skier, has done 72mph on the same trail.

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