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Sound of One Hand Slapping 

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

Type:  Sport, 80'
Original:  YDS: 5.8 French: 5b Ewbanks: 16 UIAA: VI- ZA: 15 British: HVS 4c [details]
FA: Alan Hirahara, 2000s
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Submitted By: Euan Cameron on Jan 29, 2007

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Julie on the slab moves of One Hand Slapping.


Climb up the slabby arete of the central tower.

Easy angled climbing with no real difficulties.


Climbs the slabby arete on central tower


7 bolts, open shuts anchor

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By Todd Townsend
From: Bishop, CA
Oct 13, 2015

Hard to know what to do at the last bolt. Going direct over the bulge to the anchor seems much harder than 5.8. Bailing out to the easy terrain on the right feels like you're traversing onto Aviary and puts the last bolt in a weird place relative to where you're climbing. Maybe something broke on the direct?
By Marek Hajek
From: Reno, NV
Sep 5, 2017
rating: 5.8 5b 16 VI- 15 HVS 4c

The direct finish feels much harder than 5.8. I think stepping right after clipping the last bolt is the way to go. The climbing is still within arm's reach of the bolt line and feels at about 5.8.

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