• sverdina replied to the topic PMB Mod in the forum DIY and Mods 12 years, 11 months ago

    Ya, I’ve seen those before. I like it, however I’m fishing for a system with some sort of quick-release (or at least quickER release) capability…you know, in the event things go horribly wrong. Perhaps the ankle strap could be integrated onto the boot itself, kinda like the BRTN SI boots of yore. Obviously the boot and binding would have to be…[Read more]

  • sverdina replied to the topic PMB Mod in the forum DIY and Mods 12 years, 11 months ago

    Interesting. I assume you use this set up with plate bindings, correct? I can see where heelside support would be adequate, but it seems to me that it’d not have enough forward lean support without an ankle strap.

    I have actually done a similar mod to my Koflachs plus a basic Scarpa AT liner. The idea isn’t 100% mine, but I cannibalized a…[Read more]

  • I occasionally lurk on this board and am both inspired by the grassroots drive to evolve our sport and frustrated with the lack of corporate sponsorship/recognition needed to really fast-track and standardize progress in the sport.

    Echoing what others have been bitching about for years, I wish someone would step-up an offer a viable…[Read more]

  • Don’t hate me – I tried my best to hide behind da rooster tail, but Eric was too quick with the shutter! Here are a few of the Slut himself on Dec. 1:

  • @guermo wrote:

    Anyone here have any experience with splitboarding the Spearhead traverse at Whistler / Blackcomb? Going this february , looking for advise.
    Thanks!

    Did it on a split it in April a few years ago. In good weather and conditions (like we had) one can reasonably tour from Blackcomb to hut at Russet Lake in a day – providing you have…[Read more]