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Temperature Inversion 

YDS: 5.10b/c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b

   
Type:  Trad, 1 pitch, 70'
Original:  YDS: 5.10b/c French: 6b Ewbanks: 20 UIAA: VII ZA: 20 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Gillett
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Submitted By: Ross Swanson on Jul 17, 2016

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BETA PHOTO: I spent a long time figuring out the exit sequence...

Description 

Gillett gives this a 10b, it'll be the hardest 10b you'll lead that day.

Start below the crack working your way up the ramp, place the #3 blue Camalot before you get to crack, with the yellow (#2) soon to follow, you will not need any other big gear. Work your way up crack with nice lieback and small jams. When the crack ends, place the 2 HBs (#3 & #4), and step right for the exciting finish.

Location 

On the left side of a big ramp at the end of the roofs in the middle of the face is the only crack on the face.

Protection 

1 blue Camalot (#3) for start, 1 yellow Camalot (#2) as a first piece in the crack, then small Aliens/nuts for the lower part of crack. At the crux near the top, I used a #3 & #4 HB. They were both bomber for the exciting finish.


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