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Feb 8, 2013
I recently purchased what was advertised as a new standard screamer. When it arrived it was black in color. I haven't seen pictures of a black screamer anywhere. Can anyone tell me how old it might be? Dave R.
Joined Jun 14, 2010
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Feb 8, 2013
Pics?
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anythingelse. . .?

My only guess is it may be a Yates Aid Scream, they were black once upon a time.
Jeff J
From Bozeman
Joined Sep 15, 2010
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Feb 8, 2013
Here is a pic.
Rock Climbing Photo: Black screamer
Black screamer
Dave R.
Joined Jun 14, 2010
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Feb 8, 2013
Thats just a regular Yates screamer without the shrink wrap on it. My old screamers from 10 years ago are green, the new ones are shown as red, but if memory serves, Yates isnt exactly a stickler for using the same color no matter what for product.

You could call Yates and ask when they last used black for screamer runs- they're small enough that the guy who answers the phone may be the guy on the production line.
John Wilder
From Las Vegas, NV
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Feb 8, 2013
The infamous "Black Screamer"... Part demon, part sorcery... pretty much what you're looking for in a screamer Matt Kuehl
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Damn, I totally thought this forum was going to be something else entirely clay meier
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