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Earth Mechanics 

Hueco: V5 Font: 6C

   
Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V5 Font: 6C [details]
FA: Eric Z.
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Submitted By: Remo on Sep 18, 2008

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To the sidepull on EM

Description 

Start low in face on large sidepull and climb your way up and out left on thin holds.


Location 

North Shore: Just to the right of Horseshoe and Hand Grenades.


Protection 

Pads



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Vince figuring out the Earth Mechanics.
Vince figuring out the Earth Mechanics.
Earth Mechanics.  This is the crux move if you don't use the semi detached blocky feet under the start edge.
Earth Mechanics. This is the crux move if you don...
Satermo on the first move of Earth Mechanics, without the larger blocky feet.  The view from the peanut gallery.
Satermo on the first move of Earth Mechanics, with...
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By Terry Kieck
Jul 15, 2009

FA - Eric Zschieshe

By Paul Campbell
From: Pewaukee, WI
Apr 24, 2012
rating: V5 6C

More people should get on this thing. Lots of fun! A folded pad makes the landing just fine.

By John W. Knoernschild
From: Wisconsin
Apr 24, 2012
rating: V5 6C

Love this climb. It's on the north shore peeps, get on it

By Chris treggE
Administrator
From: Madison, WI
Jul 21, 2014
rating: V5 6C

May just be a "variation" (I don't know what EZ did on FA) but we weren't sure about those semi-detached blocky feet at the start. It goes both ways, but is obviously easier with the blocky feet (and much less painful). Seemed like old school V5 (V6?) without them, V4 or so with. Either way, fun problem with a sweet approach.