introducing the climbing mythbusters.

How did that route get that name? Jokes. Funny bits. Crag humour.
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Lubags
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introducing the climbing mythbusters.

Post by Lubags » Wed Apr 20, 2011 10:55 am

Busting all common climbing myths.

http://www.geir.com/mythbuster.html

Stu
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Re: introducing the climbing mythbusters.

Post by Stu » Wed Apr 20, 2011 11:22 am

Nice find.. some interesting reading there.

How many of us have done this before in a rush... :shock:


Lubags
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Re: introducing the climbing mythbusters.

Post by Lubags » Wed Apr 20, 2011 1:15 pm

yea i saw that recently, luckily i never use daisy chains 8)

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Re: introducing the climbing mythbusters.

Post by vander » Wed Apr 20, 2011 1:41 pm

Thanks for the site :thumleft:

Next time Mok frowns at me for using a overhand to attach ropes for an abseil, I'll point him to this site :jocolor:

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Re: introducing the climbing mythbusters.

Post by shorti » Wed Apr 20, 2011 1:51 pm

vander wrote:Next time Mok frowns at me for using a overhand
I can't remember him ever having a problem with the FORK (Flat Overhand Rappel Knot - I added "Rappel" for redundancy :wink: ), but I've had to endure a lot of EDK this and EDK that. Now we have backup!

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