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Kris starts the first ice-pitch lead on North Peak's R couloir- 17 September, 2005


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rhyangTwins ?


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Dirk, those look like twin ropes, if I'm not mistaken. How did you like leading with them ?
Posted Sep 21, 2005 12:54 am

ZzyzxRe: Twins ?

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Those are actually half ropes. On this climb we clipped both of them in each piece of pro, as the rope drag wasn't really and issue.
Posted Sep 21, 2005 2:00 am

DigglerRe: Twins ?


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Leading typically wasn't an issue. Belaying was more of a pain-in-the-ass than with a single, but I think that they are a good idea. I just ordered some half ropes. Looking forward to getting them!
Posted Sep 21, 2005 11:17 am

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on Sep 20, 2005 1:34 pm

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