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Visual comparison of 06 and 07 BD Cobras and Vipers
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Dec 1, 2007
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I was too lazy to go to the store (and the new cobra's aren't out yet, anyhow)... so here is a virtual comparison of the 06 and 07 Cobras and Vipers. Just in case (like me), you are familiar with one tool, and want to see how the others stack up against your old tool.

I setup each tool as a layer in PhotoShop, with a transparent background. Once stacked, I aligned the picks (which are the one common part)... so this should be somewhat representative.

Maybe someone else will find this helpful.

Rock Climbing Photo: A visual comparison of the 06 and 07 BD Cobras and...
A visual comparison of the 06 and 07 BD Cobras and Vipers. I was dorking around in photoshop and put them all in layers with a transparent background, then aligned them, based on the picks (since it's the one common component).
Avery N
From Boulder, CO
Joined Apr 10, 2006
694 points
Dec 1, 2007
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Bentgate has the new cobras and vipers in! coop
From Glenwood Springs, CO
Joined Jan 25, 2005
556 points
Dec 1, 2007
Rock Climbing Photo: J TREE
Too much time on your hands >>>> Jim Amidon
Joined Jun 12, 2001
939 points
Dec 1, 2007
Rock Climbing Photo: Canadian Rockies Ice 2008.
Jim Amidon wrote:
Too much time on your hands >>>>


Ha. True. Well, this is definitely what happens when Avery:

1. has been dreaming of new tools
2. is injured
3. wants to learn how to use photoshop
4. e-mail is down
5. is clearly bored

What can I say... Photoshop is cool (and remarkably quick)!
Avery N
From Boulder, CO
Joined Apr 10, 2006
694 points
Dec 1, 2007
If anyone living in the Boulder area is interested in a pair of lightly used Fall 07 Vipers for $300, including fangs and strikes, shoot me an email. Cash only. Tom Halicki
From Boulder, CO
Joined Jun 19, 2006
41 points
Dec 1, 2007
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I'm interested! PM Sent with my cell# (my e-mail is experiencing an outage). Avery N
From Boulder, CO
Joined Apr 10, 2006
694 points
Dec 1, 2007
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Avery,

In the top row of your picture, what are the comparisons? How about a picture of the new Cobra overlayed with the old Viper.
Jason Himick
From Denver, CO
Joined Dec 27, 2005
192 points
Dec 1, 2007
Rock Climbing Photo: Canadian Rockies Ice 2008.
Hey Jason,

The upper left picture shows the 07 Cobra and 07 Viper. So, you can see their shape is almost identical. I've got a pair of Vipers to play with now, so i don't have to look at 'em again...
Avery N
From Boulder, CO
Joined Apr 10, 2006
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