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Offline tradmanclimbz

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Bolts
« on: May 15, 2014, 11:01:13 AM »
That is not a bolt. This is a Bolt!

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Re: Bolts
« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2014, 12:29:04 PM »
It's a beautiful thing. Are you putting it on Thin Air?  :)

Offline M_Sprague

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Re: Bolts
« Reply #2 on: May 15, 2014, 06:31:17 PM »
Yeah, but what is that implying about the rock quality of the route?
"Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is not a path and leave a trail."

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Re: Bolts
« Reply #3 on: May 15, 2014, 09:14:26 PM »
rock quality aside, it says so much more about craftsmanship and competence.

there's a real skill in turning a "sow's ear into silk purse."

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Re: Bolts
« Reply #4 on: May 15, 2014, 09:30:03 PM »
It is a striking feature arette that begs to be climbed. Unfourtunatly it is a heap.  It is about 500lbs lighter now and reasonably solid. Much better than the old man on Cannon;)