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The arrow indicates the location of the original anchor on "Consumption Dysfunction" at the Fortress.  The bolts were both hardware store-variety externally threaded sleeve bolts.
I recently went out to inspect the anchor atop Peels of Laughter at San Ysidro (after someone had beaten the living snot out on a glued-in eyebolt atop that route).  Next to the eyebolt is a 1/2" wedge bolt which I tightened with a wrench.  The consequence of my tightening the bolt was rather surprising...
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1/4-inch Star Dryvin (nail & sleeve) bolt removed from Wheeler Gorge.  Wheeler is a true sport climbing area with reasonably solid gear that is mostly less than 12 years old--the presence of this bolt came as a bit of a surprise.
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1/4-inch Star Dryvin (nail & sleeve) bolt removed from Wheeler Gorge. Wheeler is a true sport climbing area with reasonably solid gear that is mostly less than 12 years old--the presence of this bolt came as a bit of a surprise.

Submitted By: Matthew Fienup on Jul 10, 2008
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