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Soft Machine 

YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a

Type:  Sport, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11c French: 6c+ Ewbanks: 24 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 24 British: E4 6a [details]
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Submitted By: lee hansche on May 31, 2007

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This is a link-up between the start of Machine Head (5.11d) and the top of Soft Job (5.12c). A fun route but the traverse left to the easier finish is just as awkward as the Machine Head finish is hard. The true line is more fun. However, if you are looking for variety on a wet or snowy day, you will want to do this for sure.

Start up the balancy moves of Machine Head to the roof for a good shake. Traverse left on good but strenuous holds to an exit up a groove to the ledge and chains.


The right side of The Prudential.


6 bolts to anchors.

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