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#1 Clangtry33

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Posted 14 September 2020 - 10:47 AM

I noticed the other day after being on the lift all summer my skis are not sitting flat. They are at an angle, nothing is bend I think it’s From having the set to narrow setting. Thinking about centering my skis. Would widen the stance a little but would it be noticeable? 36” stance

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Posted 14 September 2020 - 04:57 PM

Ended up centering skis. Took care of issue. Hope I like it, you can delete this

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Posted 14 September 2020 - 07:55 PM

What did you use for spacers to center your skis?

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Posted 14 September 2020 - 08:35 PM

Just cut the stock one in half with pipe cutter. There is a line right in the center

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Posted 14 September 2020 - 09:22 PM

I centered mine last season and could not tell any difference in handling.  Hoping it extends the life of the spindle bushings a bit. 



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Posted 14 September 2020 - 10:09 PM

Just cut the stock one in half with pipe cutter. There is a line right in the center


Thank you!

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Posted 15 September 2020 - 06:28 AM

Centering the skis should do very little to nothing for flatness; think how little each ski is moving. I machined aluminum spacers for my last sled and played with all three positions, and ended up going full narrow most of the time. Same with my current sled. I didn’t feel there was a measurable difference in handling, either.

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Posted 15 September 2020 - 10:09 AM

was also wondering how laterally changing the ski position would affect the angle of the skis relative to the ground. it should make no difference.



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Posted 15 September 2020 - 04:08 PM

The only thing I can think of is that one of his ski rubbers was out of wack causing the angle. When he removed the skis and centered, they were put back where they should be?



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Posted 15 September 2020 - 07:19 PM

The only thing I can think of is that one of his ski rubbers was out of wack causing the angle. When he removed the skis and centered, they were put back where they should be?


Could have been.. it’s been on the lift since March. I have the Munster ski bushing spacers so there is a bit more pressure on the rubbers. All is good now. I’ll have to ride it first before I move them back.




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