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Rock Climbing Photo: On the North America Wall in 1977.


Member Since: Jul 27, 2009
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Contributed Photos

Photo Caption Location Date
Rock Climbing Photo: Buy this exact stuff and quit talking about it!

Buy this exact stuff and quit talking about it!

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : ... : Post

Jun 18, 2013

Rock Climbing Photo: Ozzy

Ozzy

Forums : General Climbing : ... : Post

May 26, 2013

Rock Climbing Photo: Another example

Another example

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : ... : Post

May 17, 2013

Rock Climbing Photo: A perfect fit!

A perfect fit!

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : ... : Post

May 17, 2013

Rock Climbing Photo: The hanging gear sling.

The hanging gear sling.

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : ... : Post

Apr 13, 2013

Rock Climbing Photo: The bivy at El Cap Tree. The rope is tied as my so...

The bivy at El Cap Tree. The rope is tied as my solo anchor.

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : ... : Post

Apr 13, 2013

Rock Climbing Photo: A bivy anchor on Iron Hawk.

A bivy anchor on Iron Hawk.

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : ... : Post

Apr 13, 2013

Rock Climbing Photo: On Native Son

On Native Son

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : ... : Post

Apr 13, 2013

Rock Climbing Photo: Cheyne on Shortest Straw. We spent the night right...

Cheyne on Shortest Straw. We spent the night right there.

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : ... : Post

Apr 13, 2013

Rock Climbing Photo: Kong Adjustable Fifi

Kong Adjustable Fifi

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : ... : Post

Nov 7, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: Moving the bag example.

Moving the bag example.

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : Haul Bag Tricks using a Min...

Sep 8, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: Micro-Trax in use

Micro-Trax in use

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : Haul Bag Tricks using a Min...

Sep 8, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: Easy, Fast and Safe.

Easy, Fast and Safe.

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : Cleaning Short Lower-Outs W...

Aug 24, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: Tat from Iron Hawk

Tat from Iron Hawk

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : ... : Post

Jul 27, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: The Munter tied off

The Munter tied off

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : Cleaning without leaving ta...

Jul 26, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: second step

second step

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : Cleaning without leaving ta...

Jul 26, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: the initial setup

the initial setup

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : Cleaning without leaving ta...

Jul 26, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: Butter Knives

Butter Knives

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : ... : Post

May 8, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: Max Jones on the Bering Straits.

Max Jones on the Bering Straits.

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : ... : Post

Apr 25, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: My 2:1 system. Notice how everything is very much ...

My 2:1 system. Notice how everything is very much in a straight line.

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : ... : Post

Apr 25, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: My car, that had NOTHING TO EAT in it.

My car, that had NOTHING TO EAT in it.

Forums : Big Wall and Aid Climbing : ... : Post

Mar 25, 2012

Rock Climbing Photo: I'm an animal when I'm on El Cap!

I'm an animal when I'm on El Cap!

Forums : Trip Reports : ... : Post

Nov 5, 2011

Rock Climbing Photo: On the North America Wall in 1977.

On the North America Wall in 1977.

The People of Mountain Proj... : Mark Hudon : Mark Hudon's photo album

Feb 15, 2010

Contributed Comments

 

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By: Mark Hudon When: May 19, 2016

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Comments: Go to the big wall and aid climbing forum and search 2:1. I'm sure it's explained somewhere in there.
or go to my site, elcappanos.com and root around.


Location: Big Wall and Aid Climbing : Beaks vs. KB : Post : Photo
By: Mark Hudon When: Nov 27, 2015

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Comments: We did clip the top loop on others but not this one for some reason. This is Skot's placement. He weighs 150 or so.
It could be argued that clipping only on the bottom loop would cam the blade into the crack more securely if that part of the crack was thinner. It could also be argued that clipping into only the top could cause the piece to pull straight out.

I was freaked when I started using the Peckers this way but there was enough of it on this route that we both got to pretty used to it by ... more >>


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