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X70 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Sport, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Jeff Burton and Brian Ellis(1995)
Season: Summer
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Submitted By: JohnWesely on Jun 19, 2011

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Description 

This slightly overhanging water groove will have you wishing it was twice as long. Start left of the X70 graffiti and get established in the immaculate quartz groove. Break left at the top and surmount a small runout to the anchor.

Location 

The bolted line right of Flaming Lips.

Protection 

4 bolts and a bomber RURP.


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Mary redpointing X70.
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By Stephen F
From: GA/CO
Jul 28, 2011

As of June '11 the last bolt is new. With a bit of engineering the old self-drive sleeve came out, and the hole was reused for a new stainless 12mm triplex. The rest of the bolts are 3/8" carbon and despite some rust should have a little life left in them.
By TomCaldwell
From: Clemson, S.C.
Jul 9, 2012

Thanks sf, the bolt looks nice. We tested the others unintentionally.