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Diamond Cutter 

YDS: 5.10b/c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.10b/c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
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Submitted By: saxfiend on Mar 19, 2007

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Description 

Strenuous and sequency, Diamond Cutter's sharp crimpers will have your fingers begging for mercy.

Thin holds and balancy moves make the start on this route one of the cruxes; stick-clipping or having a spotter on hand is recommended. Follow the crimpers and sidepulls (with the occasional nice deep horizontal) to the top.

Location 

Jimmywood section; starts about 10' right of Mammy.

Protection 

4 bolts, bolted anchors.


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By Sumbit
From: My house
Nov 26, 2009
rating: 5.10b 6a+ 19 VII- 19 E2 5b PG13

Start requires some balance, the crux is around the second bolt, reach up for a dirty incut seam and the second clip is easier. A girl in my group is 5'3" and couldn't reach it so she clipped from the crimp. I don't remember it being sharp but it was crimpy in sections. Cool route, better than the 9's to the right

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