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Putterman Sex Machine T 

Putterman Sex Machine 

YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a C0

   
Type:  Trad, Aid, 1 pitch, 60'
Original:  YDS: 5.5 French: 4b Ewbanks: 13 UIAA: IV+ ZA: 11 British: MS 4a C0 [details]
FA: Cameron Burns, Jesse Harvey 16 November 1997
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Submitted By: Ben Kiessel on Aug 21, 2011

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Description 

Start out with easy free climbing, to a upside down, half hammered in drilled pin. Clip the good bolt directly above as soon as possible. Mantle over the top to a 3 pin anchor.

Location 

Look for the bolts up high on the tower, and start below them.

Protection 

A few cams for the start, 2 draws, 100' rope.


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By Alison Conrad
Mar 11, 2012

I used 2 .5's down low. The rock is typical flakiness. There is a piton and bolt and the anchor is at the lip. Fun little tower to do.
By paul bucher
From: moab, utah
Apr 1, 2012
rating: 5.6 4c 14 V 12 S 4b A0 PG13

great fun! awesome views, worth it for that alone. a bit of a drive. i got one purple then one small blue camalot at the start. one 5.6 mantle move and some dirt and your at the pin. not sure how much longer that pin is going to hold. good thing the bolt is close and fairly easy to clip. easy to french free. 3 pins on top.
By Camster (Rhymes with Hamster)
Aug 23, 2014

Once again, we called this "EB's Love Muscle." Eric changed the name in one of his books. There was never a route name. But hey, let's create one. Climbers make so much stuff up it's disturbing. Especially the magazine editors. Most have hardly climbed anything and yet they get to be the gateway to what's said and reported. Climbing magazines are the equivalent of Fox News. This is the tip of my experience with them.
By Ben Kiessel
Aug 30, 2014

Hey Cam,
Do you want me to take the route name off? I could just call it 'Original Route' or something.
Ben