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Pink tricam love

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Dunder . · · Bakersfield ca · Joined Jun 2016 · Points: 37

The rabbits foot of the vertical world, show some love ladies and gentlemen.

Firestone · · California · Joined Nov 2015 · Points: 186

I was climbing some sandstone corner with a thin seam and had no protection until a small akward fingerpocket took the pink tricam perfectly. I don't have a picture of the placement but here is the pink tricam. There was a good cam a bit higher but I was happy to have my tricam that day.

kevin deweese · · Oakland, Ca · Joined Jan 2007 · Points: 526
Firestone wrote:

I was climbing some sandstone corner with a thin seam and had no protection until a small akward fingerpocket took the pink tricam perfectly. I don't have a picture of the placement but here is the pink tricam. There was a good cam a bit higher but I was happy to have my tricam that day.

Those tricams obviously need more love. Way too clean to have stories bound within their webbing

Firestone · · California · Joined Nov 2015 · Points: 186

You are absolutely correct sir, I was searching for a picture I might have of a pink tricam. I edited my post with a more appropriate picture. The original picture is the same tricam actually brand new. So appropriately there were no stories attached to that tricam...yet

s kf · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Aug 2015 · Points: 0

A pink tricam saved my friend from a much worse fall when a green c3 popped out of the final corner of the Slow Children pitch at Index!

H Lue · · Seattle, WA · Joined Nov 2015 · Points: 10

I carry my pink tricam on sport climbs. 

Nolan Huther · · Burlington, VT · Joined Dec 2014 · Points: 632
Dunder . · · Bakersfield ca · Joined Jun 2016 · Points: 37
Nolan Huther wrote:

A brother has suffered a loss

My condolences.  Rest assured though, had you popped off. It would've held fast. 

Buddy Smith · · GA · Joined May 2017 · Points: 40

Climbed eight routes today and had the pink on the belt for all. Used it on each even if it was just superfluous. I LOVE that bastard! Used the red and a big blue too, but I was determined to place that dang pink on every one.

David K · · New Paltz, NY · Joined Jan 2017 · Points: 145

I once took a new follower up her first trad lead without explaining to her how cams or tricams work. It took her 15 minutes but she got the pink tricam out of the wall.

kevin deweese · · Oakland, Ca · Joined Jan 2007 · Points: 526
Buddy Smith wrote:

Climbed eight routes today and had the pink on the belt for all. Used it on each even if it was just superfluous. I LOVE that bastard! Used the red and a big blue too, but I was determined to place that dang pink on every one.

I don't think I'd climb with a partner placing tricams on every pitch.

Buddy Smith · · GA · Joined May 2017 · Points: 40

I was having a good time! I was just being a smartass placing it on each climb. Like I said, I chunked it in just to do it, plus my new-to-trad second got to see some different applications. The thread is Pink Tricam LOVE! Embrace, brother...

Jonathan Dull · · Boone, NC · Joined Mar 2012 · Points: 405

Benjamin Chapman · · Small Town, USA · Joined Jan 2007 · Points: 13,732
jason.cre · · Unknown Hometown · Joined Aug 2014 · Points: 10
Benjamin Chapman wrote:

 GET THAT RED TRICAM TRASH OUT OF HERE!@>!>!

Kevin Heinrich · · Kinda All Over · Joined Mar 2013 · Points: 70

xoxoxo <3

Fritz Nuffer · · The Western Slope · Joined Mar 2012 · Points: 430

Dragon's Tooth, North Rim of the Black.

Gordon88 · · Pennsylvania · Joined Jan 2013 · Points: 0

Ill give you my credit card right now for that shirt!

Chris Reyes · · Seattle, WA · Joined Nov 2014 · Points: 40
Gordon88 wrote:

Ill give you my credit card right now for that shirt!

http://climbertees.com/product/pink-tricam/

Wish they had it as a tank-top. 

Abandoned User · · Unknown Hometown · Joined unknown · Points: 9,705
Chris Reyes wrote:

http://climbertees.com/product/pink-tricam/

Wish they had it as a tank-top. 

Wish they had it as a mesh belly shirt, early 80s style.

Buddy Smith · · GA · Joined May 2017 · Points: 40

Guideline #1: Don't be a jerk.

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