EpicSki › PolePlant's profile
|Forum Post Count:
||13 hours, 51 minutes ago
|Interests (Hobbies, favorite activities, etc.):
||All the ones I can still afford.
|What I do for a living:
||Wind turbine design and development.
|Home Mountain (where I ski most often):
||I am a free agent these days. Seriously trying to find a move that won't break the bank.
|Number of days I ski in a year:
||20 or so days per any of these pre retirement years. Grrr.
Snap. In my dreams I'll talk the wife into some trail side condo in Montana soon, and become some kind of tycoon or another.
|Terrain or conditions I like to ski the most:
||Ungrooomed black diamonds from March onward, hard packed groomers when available. Pretty much everything en piste except long runnouts. What can I say. I'm 62 and at least 25lbs overweight. Why? Did you really wanna hear every double diamond glory day story from 40 years ago? Well, then. See? There ya go. Thanks for stopping by.
|Gear I use:
||In the process of selecting a new pair of boots and a new one-quiver-ski.
Until then. Welcome to my yardsale.
Vollkl P60's (@185)
Stockli Stormrider XL (@174)
Stockli Stormrider XL (@164)
'04 Technica Diablos
|The regions where I typically ski:
||Northern New England, Whiteface and Quebec.
PolePlant's Recent Activity
Proposed expansion at The Balsams
PolePlant posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 9/1/15 at 12:28pm | 128 replies | 4057 views
Anyone still ski and love vintage equipment?
PolePlant posted in this thread in Ski Gear Discussion 6/12/13 at 5:04pm | 211 replies | 24700 views
BODE stivot in HD, SLO MO
PolePlant posted in this thread in Ski Instruction & Coaching 2/27/10 at 8:28pm | 39 replies | 3513 views
Parrifin Wax for cleaning new skis
PolePlant posted in this thread in Tuning, Maintenance and Repairs 2/27/10 at 7:54pm | 16 replies | 992 views
VT Sunday (2/28/10) -- who's in?
PolePlant posted in this thread in Getting Together, Gatherings and Let's Go 2/27/10 at 7:39pm | 20 replies | 491 views
My Book Comes Out Today!
PolePlant posted in this thread in Community Discussions & Forum News 2/25/10 at 4:57pm | 34 replies | 1449 views
Does NBC's coverage--or lack thereof-- violate the Olympic spirit?
PolePlant posted in this thread in General Skiing Discussion 2/24/10 at 7:02pm | 46 replies | 1079 views
Bode at top of US GS Chamionship Win in "06
PolePlant posted in this thread in Snowsports Video, Photography, Software... 2/24/10 at 6:44pm | 0 replies | 283 views
Pre purchase Q. UHMW vs Grapite based bases for short term rock ski grab.
PolePlant posted in this thread in Tuning, Maintenance and Repairs 2/24/10 at 5:38pm | 3 replies | 233 views
added a new profile pic 2/22/10 at 10:28pm
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