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By Ian F.
From: Phx
Nov 11, 2009
Ahh my first Aid/Solo. Can't believe I trusted those bolts. Later went on to do Forrest roof and sheared a bolt at the lip under body weight. One second I was about to clip anchors, the next swinging wildly 5' above the boulders. Never again will I trust any 1/4 hanger.
By ClimbAZ
Feb 12, 2010
Only a few of the original bolts where 1/4" placed above 5 3/8" bolts. All of the bolts where updated by a local climber to new 3/8" using a funkness device.
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Rich hanging around between 1/4" bolt drilling on the first ascent of monks chin. 1980? photo by Dan

Submitted By: dangerous dano on Aug 30, 2009
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