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Metallic 

Hueco: V7 Font: 7A+

   
Type:  Boulder
Original:  Hueco: V7 Font: 7A+ [details]
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Submitted By: Jay Knower on Dec 3, 2007

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Metallic climbs the chalked holds to the left of t...

Description 

Metallic climbs the line of thin, slopey crimps just left of Zigzag Crack. Start with your hands on two crimps at about the seven foot mark. This is a perfect problem for a cold day because it's all about whatever friction you can get from the raspy starting holds. Place a foot on and toss to better holds. After establishing on the next set of crimps, the problem eases in difficulty. Top out just to the left of Zigzag in a little groove.

Protection 

Pads and some extra skin for the raspy crimps.


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By Christian Prellwitz
From: Telluride, CO
Jun 21, 2012
rating: V7 7A+

Short, but sweet. A nice little test of finger strength (and conditions!). The corner/top out needs a little cleaning. I plan on doing so sometime soon.
By JamieRe
From: Providence, RI
Sep 20, 2013

Has the sit been done?
By Christian Prellwitz
From: Telluride, CO
Nov 12, 2013
rating: V7 7A+

Footage of this problem starts at 1:14

By Ian McAfee
From: Concord, NH
Jul 30, 2014

A sit start looks like it would go and be real hard.
By Christian Prellwitz
From: Telluride, CO
Jul 31, 2014
rating: V7 7A+

Agreed, on both points.

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