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jakedatc


Dec 1, 2009, 8:53 PM
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reno wrote:
jakedatc wrote:
.. probably trad climbers that don't know what to do with a set of bolts

Skip them and run it out, right?

Laugh

over build and engineer with triple extreme redundancy

an RC user that hasnt posted in a while almost got himself stuck at Rumney because he tried to connect himself to an anchor too many times. took him 5 mins to get his cleaning sling biner out of the bolt hanger


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Dec 2, 2009, 1:38 AM
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jakedatc wrote:
reno wrote:
jakedatc wrote:
.. probably trad climbers that don't know what to do with a set of bolts

Skip them and run it out, right?

Laugh

over build and engineer with triple extreme redundancy

an RC user that hasnt posted in a while almost got himself stuck at Rumney because he tried to connect himself to an anchor too many times. took him 5 mins to get his cleaning sling biner out of the bolt hanger

jammer?


jakedatc


Dec 2, 2009, 6:26 AM
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c4c wrote:
jakedatc wrote:
reno wrote:
jakedatc wrote:
.. probably trad climbers that don't know what to do with a set of bolts

Skip them and run it out, right?

Laugh

over build and engineer with triple extreme redundancy

an RC user that hasnt posted in a while almost got himself stuck at Rumney because he tried to connect himself to an anchor too many times. took him 5 mins to get his cleaning sling biner out of the bolt hanger

jammer?
nope.. but he might have been there


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Dec 2, 2009, 6:32 AM
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c4c wrote:
jakedatc wrote:
reno wrote:
jakedatc wrote:
.. probably trad climbers that don't know what to do with a set of bolts

Skip them and run it out, right?

Laugh

over build and engineer with triple extreme redundancy

an RC user that hasnt posted in a while almost got himself stuck at Rumney because he tried to connect himself to an anchor too many times. took him 5 mins to get his cleaning sling biner out of the bolt hanger

jammer?

Don't laugh... sometimes its hard to see the forest for the trees. This is a REAL anchor:



DMT


billcoe_


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dingus wrote:
This is a REAL anchor:

And is this:


bill413


Dec 3, 2009, 8:17 AM
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reno wrote:
jakedatc wrote:
.. probably trad climbers that don't know what to do with a set of bolts

Skip them and run it out, right?

Laugh

I thread a #9 hex through them.


guangzhou


Dec 6, 2009, 6:47 PM
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dingus wrote:
c4c wrote:
jakedatc wrote:
reno wrote:
jakedatc wrote:
.. probably trad climbers that don't know what to do with a set of bolts

Skip them and run it out, right?

Laugh

over build and engineer with triple extreme redundancy

an RC user that hasnt posted in a while almost got himself stuck at Rumney because he tried to connect himself to an anchor too many times. took him 5 mins to get his cleaning sling biner out of the bolt hanger

jammer?

Don't laugh... sometimes its hard to see the forest for the trees. This is a REAL anchor:

[IMG]http://i185.photobucket.com/albums/x170/oldclymr/WhackyAnchor.jpg[/IMG]

DMT

This one looks familiar. What route is it. Anchors like that are why I now carry one of these on my chalk bag.



anthonymason


Apr 28, 2010, 8:38 PM
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Why would any one set t-r on this shit, use a sling and equalize it or use a cord-alette to equalize it.
Period there are reasons climbers die!!!!! and this is a good god damn example!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


patto


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anthonymason wrote:
Why would any one set t-r on this shit, use a sling and equalize it or use a cord-alette to equalize it.
Period there are reasons climbers die!!!!! and this is a good god damn example!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Are you suggesting that using a climbing rope to equalize it isn't equally as good!?

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