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zealotnoob


Nov 9, 2007, 7:39 AM

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Re: [USnavy] 60 meter fall (fall factor 1); will a 10.5mm rope hold?
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OT: Another quirk of the climbing system that can be surprising is the pulley effect. I.e, if you bail from a climb, off a single piece of pro, by having your partner lower you, you're applying twice the amount of force on that piece than if you rapped from it...


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