new boots.....bad weather......sigh............

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new boots.....bad weather......sigh............

by connollyck » Sat Dec 12, 2009 7:34 pm

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this is depressing

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by mconnell » Sat Dec 12, 2009 7:48 pm

No such thing as bad weather for climbing...

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by Big Benn » Sat Dec 12, 2009 7:59 pm

Bloody Hell! :shock:

I've not had any personal experience of touch screens.

But they sure must be tough.

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by JHH60 » Sat Dec 12, 2009 8:22 pm

Put on a raincoat and go take a long walk in them. Those puppies will take a few miles to break in, and no reason you can't start now. Better to start the breakin and to get used to the lacing, fit, adjustable tongue, etc. on short local hikes than to get blisters on a major climb.

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by mconnell » Sat Dec 12, 2009 11:14 pm

Bryan Benn wrote:Bloody Hell! :shock:

I've not had any personal experience of touch screens.

But they sure must be tough.


I figured he had enough of giving all his money to apple, so was about to pin the screen to the wall.

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by DudeThatMustHurt » Sun Dec 13, 2009 4:10 am

I have the same boots. Very similar crampons and it was windy, snowy and "bad" weather today. Mine seemed to work fine!! Are yours defective??

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by connollyck » Fri Dec 18, 2009 12:15 am

i ended up going ice climbing--after doing a several mile uphill approach breaking trail in like 3 feet of powder. boots are rad

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by DudeThatMustHurt » Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:05 am

As they say in jamacia.

"I think your bull shitting me mon "

Pics??

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by connollyck » Sat Dec 19, 2009 6:24 am

no. i slugged along the dslr and didnt take it out to take pics, too much of a pita. going to bring little point and shoot next time


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