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Flex Luthor 

Hueco: V6+ Font: 7A

Type:  Boulder
Original:  Hueco: V7 Font: 7A+ [details]
FA: Sebi Krzaczek
New Route: Yes
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Submitted By: MatthewH on Nov 10, 2015

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BETA PHOTO: Fortress of Solitude cave.


Initially an attempt on the Project V8 (#3 in photo), ended up following a great line of its own over the roof. Sit start matched at the lowest point and move up and slightly left, gaining an OK crimp under the roof (crux). Move out to the jug from General Zod (#1 in photo) and throw to lip, finishing (based on photo) left of Man of Steel (#2 in photo).


Starts below #3 in the beta photo, and then moves up and left, finishing between #1 and #2.


Several pads and ideally two spotters. The move to the top out can swing the climber well away from the boulder.

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Rock Climbing Photo: Close up of start.
BETA PHOTO: Close up of start.

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By Shann Aharon
From: Wakefield, RI
Nov 21, 2015
rating: V6+ 7A

I sent a fun link up to this problem. Sit start at the far right arete (Jug or not, Ja-el start) and traverses left on jugs all the way into Flex Luther. Goes around v7+. It's essentially Speeding Bullet but links into Flex Luther instead of Man of Steel.

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