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Short Circuit 

YDS: 5.11b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- British: E3 5c

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 60'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11b/c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- British: E4 6a [details]
FA: Mike Ward & Nick Nordblom - 1988
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Submitted By: Josh Janes on Jun 12, 2012
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Description 

Begin just right of Parental Guidance on a long block forming a ledge at the base of the wall. Mantle up to an excellent small TCU placement, then make a difficult move past this to a stance. A crucial #1 Camalot overhead can be placed - if you’re tall enough – before a powerful undercling move allows clipping of the first of five bolts. Continue upwards via thin high-steps, mantles, and positive edges to an anchor.


Protection 

0.3 Camalot, #1 Camalot, 5 bolts, bolted anchor.



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By Vlad S
1 day ago
rating: 5.11c 6c+ 24 VIII- E4 6a

This route is pretty scary between a very tricky start and some not-so-solid rock up high. At 5'8" I was just barely able to make the #1 placement and then do the very reachy crux move. Also felt a lot harder than 11b. I placed a 0 and 00 C3 off the ground followed by the #1 camalot. After that it's fully bolted.