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Mechanical Advantage 

YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a PG13

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.12a French: 7a+ Ewbanks: 25 UIAA: VIII+ ZA: 25 British: E5 6a PG13 [details]
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Submitted By: Vlad S on Nov 10, 2014

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Description 

Sporty thin face leads through 4 bolts of not-too-hard climbing to a baffling boulder problem at the 5th bolt. This sideways press move on tiny footholds feels quite height-dependent and very hard for the grade. An old hangerless bolt stud is in the crux area, but I think is not necessary.

Location 

Starts about 10 feet left of "Mecca Lite", ends a few feet left of it on the same ledge. Both anchors are within reach of each other, so Mechanical Advantage can be top roped after leading Mecca Lite.

Protection 

5 bolts to two cold shuts.


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