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Hot Knife 

YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 25'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10a French: 6a Ewbanks: 18 UIAA: VI+ ZA: 18 British: E1 5a [details]
FA: Paul Piana and Todd Skinner, March 1981
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Submitted By: Roger Linfield on Sep 12, 2006

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BETA PHOTO: "Hot Knife". Follows the crack/groove in...

Description 

This short route has a weird but fun lieback crux near the start. The crux is unprotected, but near the ground; the climb could be soloed.

Location 

at the right end of the smooth face that contains R.A.F.

Protection 

a crash pad or a light rack for the crack above the crux


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By Adam Stackhouse
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Nov 6, 2006

FA Paul Piana and Todd Skinner, March 1981?
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