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Blood Sweat & Chainsaws 

Hueco: V6-7 Font: 7A+

Type:  Boulder, 15'
Original:  Hueco: V6-7 Font: 7A+ [details]
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Submitted By: Morgan Patterson on Feb 25, 2013

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Project on the backside of the large boulder. I spent quite a few hours chainsawing and clearing this area. This is the gem waiting to go. . .


3-4 Pads probably

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By Joe M.
Feb 25, 2013

I have secret video of your cleaning tactics and will be posting them on DPM very soon...
By Morgan Patterson
From: CT
Feb 26, 2013

Hahaha - Truth be told it was two massive trees that fell ontop of the main boulder years ago (hence the name of the area, Tree Tops). I cleared dead wood to get access to the boulder's face. Let me see if I can't find the video.... yup here it is:

By Joe M.
Feb 26, 2013

Can't tell from the video, but you better have been wearing safety goggles...
By Morgan Patterson
From: CT
Feb 27, 2013

Ha, safety googles were the LEAST of my worries! This was my first time leaning over the lip of a 8' boulder trying to chainsaw a 1000 lb log. Fun stuff honestly. Almost as fun as hanging off a loop of webbing tied 9' off the ground on the same tree your trying to lob the top off cause it's a dead hanger over the landing zone.
By M Sprague
From: New England
Mar 1, 2013

Joe, is that really your voice in the video?

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