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Forum: Boots   11-30-2015, 12:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 264
Posted By sheepstealer
Custom made footbeds will beat slip-in 3rd party...

Custom made footbeds will beat slip-in 3rd party insoles every time. Of course, you have to pay for the custom beds. Last time I checked I think a store tried to sell me customs for ~$200.

That...
Forum: Outerwear and Accessories   11-30-2015, 12:31 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 451
Posted By sheepstealer
Thanks. What didn't work about the two? Forehead...

Thanks. What didn't work about the two? Forehead gap?
Forum: Outerwear and Accessories   11-30-2015, 10:26 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 451
Posted By sheepstealer
Question poc receptor bug: goggle compatibility?

Long story short, I needed a new helmet ASAP and threw down for a POC Receptor Bug helmet this weekend online...except not sure if my goggles will fit well with it.

Obviously POC goggles would go...
Forum: Boards   08-13-2015, 02:35 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,491
Posted By sheepstealer
I too would like to hear the differences between...

I too would like to hear the differences between these two boards (sorry bern, wish I could be of help...welcome to the forum regardless...!)

Also, east coast riding isn't all that bad!! (Just...
Forum: Australia - New Zealand   08-07-2015, 10:38 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 447
Posted By sheepstealer
As an example, take a look here: Visa...

As an example, take a look here:
Visa Information - Aspen Snowmass (http://www.aspensnowmass.com/we-are-different/employment/visa-information)

About halfway down the page, there's info on the...
Forum: Australia - New Zealand   08-07-2015, 10:34 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 447
Posted By sheepstealer
Hi Crispers, I'm not from NZ or Aus (from...

Hi Crispers,

I'm not from NZ or Aus (from the states) but I can recommend you take a look at the websites for larger resorts in the US west. Namely Aspen, Vail, Keystone, Park City, Big Sky, etc....
Forum: Bindings   08-05-2015, 10:10 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,439
Posted By sheepstealer
Yeah...aren't the contact/pros softer? More...

Yeah...aren't the contact/pros softer? More freestyle-oriented?

+1 on union forces.
Forum: Boots   07-07-2015, 09:38 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,971
Posted By sheepstealer
Hate to say it but this will require some...

Hate to say it but this will require some experimentation. Like others have mentioned, don't pull the lowers too tight. Also, how many days do you have in the imperials? If memory serves, they're...
Forum: General Travel Forum   06-30-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 529
Posted By sheepstealer
Not sure what your pricepoint is but Park City...

Not sure what your pricepoint is but Park City sounds right up your alley, although I'd recommend renting a car or two so you can experience the other nearby resorts (Snowbird and Solitude in...
Forum: Bindings   06-12-2015, 01:24 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 825
Posted By sheepstealer
I like the Union Force's but I feel like they...

I like the Union Force's but I feel like they wouldn't be enough binding for the hot knife. They're super minimal (as are all union's I guess...)

My vote would be for the malavitas or genesis....
Forum: Tips, Tricks And Snowboard Coaching   06-01-2015, 12:48 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 3,546
Posted By sheepstealer
90% of my snowboarding does not involve going...

90% of my snowboarding does not involve going straight down a steep trail. Unless you're racing or are a good rider and know how to bomb trails, most folks probably focus on their carving, which is...
Forum: Buy and Sell Snowboard Equipment   04-09-2015, 10:41 AM
Replies: 76
Views: 17,015
Posted By sheepstealer
Bought a pair of Forum Republick bindings from...

Bought a pair of Forum Republick bindings from Maierapril.

Product as advertised, if not in better condition. Process was super smooth - paid via paypal, he shipped them out a day later.
Forum: Outerwear and Accessories   04-07-2015, 11:25 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 925
Posted By sheepstealer
My buddy swears by his watts paired w/ Smith I/O...

My buddy swears by his watts paired w/ Smith I/O goggles.
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   04-03-2015, 01:46 PM
Replies: 81
Views: 4,351
Posted By sheepstealer
I hardly think helmets will be made "mandatory"...

I hardly think helmets will be made "mandatory" for anyone who wants to simply ski/ride at a resort. I don't think they'll be made mandatory for younger skiers/riders as well, at least for the...
Forum: Stolen!   03-30-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,636
Posted By sheepstealer
Sorry to hear this man. FWIW I had a board stolen...

Sorry to hear this man. FWIW I had a board stolen and it was FOUND and returned to me...6 months later. Don't hold your breath but good karma does come.

I'm sure you know this already but with...
Forum: Off Season Recreation   03-24-2015, 01:42 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,740
Posted By sheepstealer
Hahaha -- this is pretty much exactly how it...

Hahaha -- this is pretty much exactly how it works.

Currently deciding between new pedals and a new helmet. Do I need either?

..nope...!
Forum: Buy and Sell Snowboard Equipment   03-24-2015, 01:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 283
Posted By sheepstealer
That's a nice bike. I would totally be interested...

That's a nice bike. I would totally be interested if I hadn't already bought myself a new ride last spring.

(useless post over)

Good luck w/ the sell.
Forum: Off Season Recreation   03-19-2015, 12:41 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,740
Posted By sheepstealer
Nice bike!! I actually almost bought that same...

Nice bike!! I actually almost bought that same one when I was out bike shopping last year.

A completely unnecessary addon to this (some would disagree) would be a dropper post. Check them out....
Forum: Slam Section   03-19-2015, 12:37 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 607
Posted By sheepstealer
Taco'ed a rail onto my right side about two weeks...

Taco'ed a rail onto my right side about two weeks ago. Pretty sore for about a week. Went riding the next weekend and went over the nose (kinda cartwheeled) after going into some deep stuff and...
Forum: Off Season Recreation   03-17-2015, 12:18 PM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,740
Posted By sheepstealer
"I'm an avid mountain biker in Ohio, member of...

"I'm an avid mountain biker in Ohio, member of CAMBA who does trail work, and used to race cross country in college. I know mountain biking and bikes in general.

There is no bike that can ride the...
Forum: Boards   03-11-2015, 03:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 579
Posted By sheepstealer
I'm also for the 156. FWIW I'm pretty much your...

I'm also for the 156. FWIW I'm pretty much your height and weight too.

I ride a 154 park board and have a 156 and 158 for the more cruiser, non-park days.

If you want more of a board that can...
Forum: Off Season Recreation   03-11-2015, 11:58 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,660
Posted By sheepstealer
Ha - thanks mojo. I keep hearing that. I'm taking...

Ha - thanks mojo. I keep hearing that. I'm taking it to heart.

I live/work in Boston and ride local stuff around here after work when I can. Weekends I venture out farther into MA, VT and NH.
...
Forum: Off Season Recreation   03-11-2015, 09:22 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,660
Posted By sheepstealer
Thanks guys. Yeah I'm already telling myself to...

Thanks guys. Yeah I'm already telling myself to "keep it fun....period". I wrecked pretty hard last year just riding after work (a sharp rock actual went through the ventilation slit in my helmet and...
Forum: Boots   03-11-2015, 09:12 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,314
Posted By sheepstealer
Its the boots. They're old, worn in and your foot...

Its the boots. They're old, worn in and your foot may have changed as you got older. I used to consistently wear a size 9.5 boot. Now I wear an 8.5. Your body changes.
Forum: Off Season Recreation   03-09-2015, 02:49 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,660
Posted By sheepstealer
mtb'ing - any enduro racers in here?

Next to snowboarding mountain biking is my other hobby.

I'm thinking about racing in a couple of enduro events in the northeast this summer. I have never competed in any kind of mtb event before....
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