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Always Leave a Generous Root Tip S 
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Bloody Impaction S 
Cavity Bones S 
Cuspidnator, The S 
Dry Socket S 
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Liken Z' Planus S 
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Dry Socket 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

Type:  Sport, 40'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: Jake Richens on Sep 30, 2005

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nicely spaced bolts, nice hand crack in the middle...


Third from the left, shares anchors with bloody impaction.


Bolts to anchors

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By Nathan Fisher
May 14, 2006
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

No longer shares anchors with Bloody Impaction. Can be led safely trad, heavy on the cams, and a long runner.
By Scott H.
From: Sandy, UT
Nov 21, 2012
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

If using the anchors for Bloody Impaction,there's much less of an issue with rope drag when TRing this route. When leading this trad, theres placements for #4-1, then it gets a little thin for gear at the top, but that parts pretty easy.

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