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Block and Tackle 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 50'
Original:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a [details]
FA: Dale Bard, 1982
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Submitted By: caitlin haring on Oct 14, 2009

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Mike Paul mowing down the sweet finger locks. 198...

Description 

Climb the finger crack through a bulge, continue on a steep face via thin fingers to the chains.

Location 

Obvious splitter finger crack

Protection 

Aliens and nuts


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Rock Climbing Photo: Mike Paul doing a TR lap in 1982 or so.
Mike Paul doing a TR lap in 1982 or so.
Rock Climbing Photo: Block and Tackle 5.12a - thin fingers up the face.
BETA PHOTO: Block and Tackle 5.12a - thin fingers up the face.

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By Russ Walling
From: www.FishProducts.com
Jan 31, 2014

This is a great crack in a cool location. Excellent finger jams through a steep start lead to some thinner and more technical moves.

This is also a great crack to try some CLEAN aid on. It sucks up stoppers and small cams.

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