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Irish Car Bomb 

YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 80'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Ben Chapman, Pam Neal, & Tony Bird.
Season: Year-round.
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Submitted By: Benjamin Chapman on Dec 6, 2009

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Description 

"Irish Car Bomb" climbs the overhanging wall right of "Oolong." Follow a line of shallow pockets and positive edges up the wall past a wide horizontal crack. The angle of the wall decreases to vertical above the crack and follows pockets, side-pulls, and horizontal edges to the top, past 8 bolts to a 2-ring Fixe anchor.

Location 

15 ft. right of "Oolong, on the left wall of the Tea Room.

Protection 

8 bolts & 2-ring Fixe anchor


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Irish Car Bomb in silhouette on a late afternoon in early spring.
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By fossana
From: Bishop, CA
Apr 16, 2010

Great collection of new routes the area thanks to the hard efforts of Pam, Ben and Tony.
By Pam Neal
Mar 4, 2011
rating: 5.10c 6b 20 VII 20 E2 5b PG13

My favorite in the Tea Room because of its sustained quality. It never lets up until the anchor.
By JaredVagy
From: Santa Monica, Ca
Jul 31, 2011

Kinda a one move wonder 10c. Crux is low but hard, then eases off.