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Oscar's Slab 

YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c

   
Type:  Sport, 1 pitch, 30'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
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Submitted By: akforty7 on Apr 29, 2009

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BETA PHOTO: The route. Much lower angle than it looks.

Description 

nice positive ramp of slab.

crux is some fancy footwork in the middle of the route, trust the friction...i would imagine the entire face is 'on' seeing as the bolts run around the centerline.

Location 

at your 3 o'clock if you're facing Zoe.

Protection 

3 bolts and chains


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By Ashley S
From: Richmond,BC
Jul 15, 2009

5 bolts lead to the chains as of July 13 2009
By sdlonergan
Jul 19, 2012

Climbed this earlier this week and it appears to be just 4 bolts and chains at the top.
By Ming
Jul 31, 2015
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b

Hrm. I must've missed the 5.8 moves even though I was dead center for 1/2 the route and then trended right - which is what the chalk was indicating what everyone was doing anyways. The thing can't be harder than a 5.6. Also this one seem to have been settled at 4 bolts to the chains.

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