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Reply: tri cam 7.0
Nov 15, 2013 I have one sitting on the book shelf as a decorative piece. I've never place it. According to Camp, the #7's useful range is 3.62 to 5.51 ins.. It weighs 9.31 oz.. If you t… View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Reviews
Reply: .
Nov 1, 2013 Prodeal Resoles offers Onyx. I had 3 pairs of shoes resoled by them. Excellent job and cheap. View Message
General > Injuries and Accidents
Reply: Hip replacement
Oct 31, 2013 Take a look at this article - hss.edu/conditions_anterior…. View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Reply: Old BD 3.5 and 4 compare to the new C4 4
Oct 20, 2013 Thank you all for the replies. Looks like I will keep my 3.5 and get a new 4 when I have spare $. View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Old BD 3.5 and 4 compare to the new C4 4
Oct 16, 2013 I have the old BD 3.5 and 4 and am thinking of replacing them with the lighter C4. I do not use this size cams often and would appreciate any comments on whether the new #4 re… View Message
Regional > Northeastern States
Reply: Groundbreaking Female Ascent
Sep 25, 2013 You go girl! So proud of you, Ursula. View Message
Regional > Southern States
Dog sitter/boarding near Red River Gorge
Aug 19, 2013 Will be traveling with my little dog to the Red in late October. Looking for a dog sitter so I can climb at Muir Valley. Would appreciate any recommendations. View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Reply: Old biner ID
Jul 15, 2013 Thanks, ACR. You have quite a collection. The one I have is the Keylock/non-hooking locker. View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Reply: Old biner ID
Jul 13, 2013 Brian, thanks for the info. The letterings on the biner I have are well worn and appear to be "M pat" or "M dat". I am amazed that you identified the biner so fast. Thanks… View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Old biner ID
Jul 13, 2013 Any idea who made this biner and how old it is? It's quite heavy (steel?). Old biner View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Reply: next thing to buy
Jul 8, 2013 I see you don't have Tricams. They are light and cheaper than cams. Place them when you are at a good stance and save the cams for quick placements. The pink, red, brown and… View Message
Regional > Northeastern States
Reply: Rumney Camping (2013)
Jun 18, 2013 +1 for Baker River. View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Fred Padula- El Cap- Kickstarter program
May 31, 2013 Got the poster but still waiting for my DVD. View Message
Regional > Colorado
Reply: What's up with Pro Deal Resoles????
May 28, 2013 I just got back my resoles from ProDeal Resoles. Bennet did a good job on two pairs of Miuras and one pair of Scarpa Force I sent to him. Bennet responded to my emails promp… View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Reviews
Reply: .
May 28, 2013 I agree with Jon that ProDeal Resoles did a good job on two pairs of Miuras and one pair of Scarpa Force I sent to them. Bennet responded to my emails promptly and the resoles… View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: Will you miss MP.com app?
May 13, 2013 Where have you been? Dick Williams guide to The Trapps at the Gunks was published in 2004, and the guide to The Near Trapps was published in 2008. Since the publications of t… View Message
General > Beginning Climbers
Reply: 4-Person Multi-Pitch Trad Climb with 3 First Timers
May 9, 2013 Sounds like an epic/accident waiting to happen. View Message
General > General Climbing
Reply: 2 Weeks before the world ends, what would you do?
Jan 25, 2013 Climb for 13 days and on the 14th day try to lead a 5.11PG. View Message
General > Community Forum
Reply: Best Dog Photo ?
Jan 2, 2013 Chutney at the summit of Seneca Rocks. Chutney View Message
Regional > Northeastern States
Reply: Favorite traverse pitches in the Gunks
Dec 3, 2012 Hate traverses. Prefer Directissima Direct and CCK Direct. View Message
Regional > Northeastern States
Reply: Gunks Guide Book
Aug 28, 2012 I second DavidLG's recommendations. Don't waste your money on other Gunks guidebooks. View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Reviews
Is this Fixe Alien defective?
Aug 16, 2012 I just bought a set of brand new Fixe Aliens. The Black one is different from all others: 1. The trigger wires do not have the button copper caps. 2. The trigger plate wh… View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Reply: Can You ID this Piece of Gear?
Jul 14, 2012 Thanks, Climber Pat, for the great info. View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Discussion
Can You ID this Piece of Gear?
Jul 14, 2012 I bought this piece of gear at a swap meet. Can you tell me more about it? Gear View Message
Regional > Southern Utah Deserts
Indian Creek Weather in March.
Feb 18, 2012 Planning a trip to Indian Creek in a couple of weeks. What's the weather like in March? View Message
Gear > Climbing Gear Reviews
Reply: Offset Metolius Mastercam Review
Oct 19, 2011 I have one Offset Metolius Mastercam to supplement my set of hybrid Aliens. The cam was less than a year old, used less than 5 times and has never been fallen on. The cable i… View Message
Regional > Nevada
Reply: Windy Day routes in Red Rock
Mar 30, 2010 It's going to be south, southwest wind 25 - 35 mph for today and tomorrow. View Message
Regional > Nevada
Windy Day routes in Red Rock
Mar 30, 2010 Any recommemdations on routes to do on a windy day? Thanks. View Message
Regional > Nevada
Peyote Power rappel
Apr 26, 2007 When we rappelled off Peyote Power (the route about a 100 feet to the right of Dark Shadow) we can't find the next anchor after the 5th rappel. We built an anchor and rappelle… View Message
Regional > Arizona & New Mexico
Santa Fe in January
Apr 26, 2007 Is it too cold to climb in or Santa Fe in January? View Message