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Rock Climbing Photo: Who needs Camalots?! One of Dusty Teal's wooden we...
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By Paul Davidson
Oct 5, 2010
This is too cool...
I seem to recall this hanging in the Alpineer for years.
Anyone remember if that's true ?
By Karsten
From: Sacramento, CA
Mar 8, 2011
Very cool!
By Michael Clark
From: Ames, IA
Dec 30, 2011
Dude, people had balls of steal back then.
By JJ Schlick
From: Flagstaff, AZ
Dec 30, 2011
Balls of steal, and pitons made of wood....
By Morgan Patterson
Dec 5, 2013
That would be Balls of steel i hope...
By DanielRich
Apr 20, 2014
I wonder actually if the compressiblity of wood let you get a really firm setting. Similiar to how in woodworking you can use a dowel slightly larger than a hole to get a really tight fit.

Either way I agree on the cajones that this must have taken.
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Who needs Camalots?! One of Dusty Teal's wooden wedges removed from the Trinity Cracks, circa early 70's.

Submitted By: Scott Baxter on Sep 2, 2009
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