equipment

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    Question Where do you buy your snow gear?

    Hi all! Wondering where the best snowsports places are to buy gear (new or used, doesn't matter) near Falls Creek? We have some old boards already but we're in need of snowboard boots, helmets, goggles etc. We're already on the mountain, but we'll be doing grocery trips to Albury regularly. Is...
  2. Mister Tee on XC Skis

    Review NNN BC vs. NN 3 Pin 75 mm XC ski bindings. An interesting video.

    NNNBC vs NN 3 Pin XC Ski Bindings, My Thoughts - YouTube
  3. Schwarzer Mann

    Question AT Beginner

    I am eager to give AT a good shot - like many others are, all of a sudden this year.... My (limited) research suggests that my built (199cm,105kg) can be detrimental to finding adequate rental equipment and I want to make sure I am not blaming the tools. I am now thinking of getting new...
  4. CrispierCrunch

    Advice needed First Freestyle-ski gear purchase

    Dear all, I have been skiing in Austria every year since the age of 4. Now that I turn 21 I am looking to step up my game a little and try some new stuff. So I have been looking to start with freestyle skiing. I have also decided to buy my own equipment since renting isn't necessary anymore due...
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    Question Telemark NTN / 75mm critical performance factors?

    Tonight I've spent some time comparing the Scott Voodoo and the Voodoo NTN. These are boots that come from the same model range in both 75 and NTN, so make an interesting reference control. I've no idea how these boots are considered on the performance spectrum, I'd expect they are sort of...
  6. wtickn

    News You can get more float in powder with your normal board.

    Hi all, I'm sorry if this comes across as a little 'spam-y' since this is my first post and, full disclosure up front, I am about to recommend my own company to you. But, I have been thinking for a while that my invention would have a good place in the AU market since you guys don't get heaps...
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    Question Beginner - Buy or Rent

    Hi guys, I'm a beginner, just started snowboarding in Yuzawa this year - I would say my skill level is just up to linking turns and I'm looking forward to my trip to Hakuba in mid-Jan. I currently see a deal for a Ride Rapture (2017) board and LXH bindings for about US$350, and I'm wondering...
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    Drill Mounted Bindings adjustability

    How far can Look Pivot 14 Dual WTR bindings be adjusted to accomodate different boot sizes before they need to be remounted?
  9. Stefen O'Neill

    Advice needed Ski Tracker Research

    Hey guys, Im looking for market research in regard to HSC DT Major design project. Any skiers or snowboarders that are interested in participating in my survey would be greatly appreciated heres the link: https://goo.gl/forms/XOEwNjqV1oCmh1PZ2 Feel free to ask any questions. Thanks!
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    Snowboard Package Deals Online

    Hi all, Looking for some advice on online snowboard package deals. Snowboarded for the first time in 2016 at Hakuba and loved it. Now booking jan 2018 in Shiga Kogen. thinking of buying all my gear rather than hiring as will be likely many more trips in the future. Have seen two beginner...
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    Question Time to get Skis

    Got ski boots from L9 last year whilst we where in Utah. I picked up a pair of Dalbello boss retro 9's and at the time was not able to purchase skis. I am now looking to get skis, ready for the upcoming season. I am an intermediate skier, only interested in groomed runs at the moment, i would...
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    Advice needed Thoughts on Kilpi jackets?

    Hi, I am looking for a budget Ski jacket for my upcoming trip to niseko. I was wondering if anyone has any experience or knowledge about Kilpi and their "Titan" jacket. I have added a link to the jacket below on sports pursuit. It seems to be at a reasonable price. Just wanted some experienced...
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    Advice needed What is the spyder Protect jacket?

    Hi, I have come across a Spyder Protect Jacket online. It seems to be a good price and I know Spyder is a reputable brand. However, I am unable to find any information on the "Protect" jacket model elsewhere, including the spyder website. I was wondering if anyone would know why this is the...
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    Giveaway: CARV, the world's smartest ski wearable

    Win the latest in digital ski tech. Carv is the first wearable technology dedicated to skiing that speaks to you as you ski – it’s your digital ski coach. Inspired by Olympic technology, Carv gives you access to the feedback and knowledge that only elite skiers have had access to so far. With...