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Reviews by verticon (2)

Coeur Stainless Steel Hanger (Manufacturer link) Average Rating = 3.50/5 Average Rating : 3.50/5

In: Gear: Add-On Climbing Gear: Bolts and Hangers

Hard on biners 2 out of 5 stars

Review by: verticon, 2008-06-11

I used the Coeur hangers for a couple of routes, but after a while I've noticed that the inner edge of the hole is pretty sharp and it's damaging the biners in case of a fall. I had to take all the hangers down and file that sharp edge off. Now I use Fixe hangers for all the routes that I put up.

Chocks (Manufacturer link) Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00/5

In: Gear: Essential Equipment: Protection: Passive: Nuts and Stoppers

Excellent ! 5 out of 5 stars

Review by: verticon, 2007-03-12

There are many chocks on the market but these are the strongest. #4 (8mm) is rated at 8 kN, up to #8 (16mm) they hold 12 kN and # 9 to 11 are rated at 16 kN.
Great range too: from 4 mm up to 35 mm.