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Refreshing your dead skins

May 9, 2012


Rather than buy a new pair of skins for your Backcountry skis or split board, you can rejuvenate the adhesive of an old pair of skins. First, ask yourself if you really want to do this. I spent $30 on two tubes of adhesive, hours in the garage, and my skins are far from good […]

Gear repair | glove wrist cinch

April 3, 2012


Gear repair/customization is extremely fulfilling, although I admit it can be hard to motivate… Keeping a supply of common gear repair supplies on hand can help make your gear repair dreams a reality.  In this case, I am taking advantage of a supply of shock cord (which you can usually find at REI,  your local […]