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Forum: Midwest US   11-27-2015, 05:36 PM
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Posted By MikeIn248
Kessler -- over on Bomber Online...

Kessler -- over on Bomber Online (www.bomberonline.com (http://www.bomberonline.com)), which is primarily a hard-booter forum, you'll find guys who own Kesslers. That would be your best bet. If you...
Forum: Boots   11-22-2015, 07:58 PM
Replies: 700
Views: 46,104
Posted By MikeIn248
Thanks! Independent of your recommendation, I had...

Thanks! Independent of your recommendation, I had been thinking 8.5 wide might be the size for me.
Iím on board with the Salomon wides in 8.5, but just out of curiosity, what would be some higher...
Forum: Boots   11-22-2015, 10:00 AM
Replies: 700
Views: 46,104
Posted By MikeIn248
Yeah, I think there's some angle thing going on...

Yeah, I think there's some angle thing going on too. Here's from above:
Forum: Boots   11-21-2015, 11:04 PM
Replies: 700
Views: 46,104
Posted By MikeIn248
Me too? Wiredsport, I'd be very interested...

Me too?

Wiredsport, I'd be very interested in your boot recommendations for me. I'm measuring my foot length around 262-263mm. What's your take on width?
Forum: Boards   11-19-2015, 11:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 480
Posted By MikeIn248
I rode a Donek Wide until I replaced it last...

I rode a Donek Wide until I replaced it last season. (I think Donek has "retired" the old Wide and Sasquatch names, and just calls that whole line Incline now, since you can get the Incline in all...
Forum: Boots   11-17-2015, 03:05 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 764
Posted By MikeIn248
Definitely lobster claw boots, for the cloven...

Definitely lobster claw boots, for the cloven hooves.
Forum: Boards   11-09-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,873
Posted By MikeIn248
https://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/standards.png ...

https://imgs.xkcd.com/comics/standards.png

(https://xkcd.com/927/)
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   11-06-2015, 08:42 AM
Replies: 173
Views: 7,885
Posted By MikeIn248
I drive a Pontiac Vibe and use snow tires in the...

I drive a Pontiac Vibe and use snow tires in the winter. I've found my highway gas mileage drops from around 32 mpg to about 25 mpg when I have both snow tires AND my roof racks on the car during the...
Forum: Boards   10-28-2015, 12:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 594
Posted By MikeIn248
My (older) son is younger and smaller (age 9, 65...

My (older) son is younger and smaller (age 9, 65 lbs.) than yours. Last year I had him on a Flow Micron 110, and this year I bumped him up to a Marhar Whiteout 125. (Just put the bindings on it over...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   09-11-2015, 10:07 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 451
Posted By MikeIn248
No advice on specifics, but at REI in the fall...

No advice on specifics, but at REI in the fall usually both Yakimas and Thules go on sale for a few weeks each, a few weeks apart. When I was shopping for racks, they were pretty up front about this...
Forum: General Travel Forum   02-13-2015, 08:48 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 631
Posted By MikeIn248
He got back home from there one day ago. ...

He got back home from there one day ago.

"I'm arrived from Sochi 1 days ago" -> Я оттуда приехал...
Forum: Boards   02-08-2015, 07:18 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 11,010
Posted By MikeIn248
Remember: you don't score until the panda poops....

Remember: you don't score until the panda poops. (Unchi!)
Forum: Boards   02-08-2015, 06:52 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 11,010
Posted By MikeIn248
Green, yellow, or pink bamboo? (You know pink is...

Green, yellow, or pink bamboo? (You know pink is the rarest and tastiest.)
Forum: General Travel Forum   01-28-2015, 09:35 AM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,431
Posted By MikeIn248
Heh. I was there over New Year's this year too....

Heh. I was there over New Year's this year too. That's when we heard the evacuation theory.
Forum: General Travel Forum   01-27-2015, 01:12 PM
Replies: 51
Views: 2,431
Posted By MikeIn248
Slidebrook lift at Sugarbush -- I've also been...

Slidebrook lift at Sugarbush -- I've also been told that it doesn't run early/late season when there's not enough snow on the ground to allow snowmobiles to get out there in case of evacuation. Don't...
Forum: Midwest US   01-21-2015, 07:26 PM
Replies: 6,579
Views: 289,850
Posted By MikeIn248
I'll be at Nubs Nob on Saturday and Sunday with...

I'll be at Nubs Nob on Saturday and Sunday with the kids. (8-year-old on board, and 6-year-old on skis.) Say hi if you see us.
Forum: Midwest US   01-19-2015, 09:57 AM
Replies: 6,579
Views: 289,850
Posted By MikeIn248
Never been there. Is this it? ...

Never been there. Is this it?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h2G6iqqebTg
Forum: Eastern Canada   12-27-2014, 12:54 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,253
Posted By MikeIn248
Check their website for current policies. Plenty...

Check their website for current policies. Plenty of US areas near Canada accept Canadian currency (at least for lift tickets), often at par.

I'm a US citizen living in Michigan, and I know (years...
Forum: General Travel Forum   12-23-2014, 10:36 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 675
Posted By MikeIn248
4-5 days at Sugarbush (VT) the week after...

4-5 days at Sugarbush (VT) the week after Christmas for me, my wife, and kids.
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   11-16-2014, 10:17 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,795
Posted By MikeIn248
Aren’t you supposed to then tell me that the...

Aren’t you supposed to then tell me that the solution is to mail you my new board, which is clearly defective, for disposal?



LOL. I appreciate the advice, but if that’s the way to get this to...
Forum: Midwest US   11-16-2014, 08:44 PM
Replies: 6,579
Views: 289,850
Posted By MikeIn248
I was at Mt. Holly today from 12:30 to 5:30....

I was at Mt. Holly today from 12:30 to 5:30. Early on I'd describe the conditions as "challenging." It wasn't exactly icy. It was a kind of hardpack I'd never encountered before. Definitely hardpack,...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   11-16-2014, 12:26 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,795
Posted By MikeIn248
Remove a binding In this case, I’d be...

Remove a binding

In this case, I’d be worried a little more about theft because the board could easily be removed by sliding it one way then the other. Yes, I know in general anyone with a...
Forum: Midwest US   11-15-2014, 11:20 PM
Replies: 6,579
Views: 289,850
Posted By MikeIn248
I've had two seasons wrecked (only a few days on...

I've had two seasons wrecked (only a few days on snow each) due to illness and injury, respectively, so I feel for you, chomps1211.

The injury season I already had a trip to Vermont planned with...
Forum: Midwest US   11-15-2014, 03:35 PM
Replies: 6,579
Views: 289,850
Posted By MikeIn248
Anyone here ride Mt. Holly today? If so, how was...

Anyone here ride Mt. Holly today? If so, how was it?

I'll be there tomorrow (Sunday) from noon. I'm a middle-aged guy. I'll be wearing black pants, red jacket, and black helmet. I'll be riding a...
Forum: Snowboarding General Chat   11-15-2014, 03:25 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 4,795
Posted By MikeIn248
New board doesn't fit in racks due to binding width

So I just got a new board for the season. Iíll be riding it for the first time tomorrow. So I put the racks on the car today and discover that the bindings are set too wide to fit in my racks with...
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