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This is a novel auto blocking belay device.  I think it works quite well, depending on rope thickness and sheath quality, it belays very smooth.  Great to lower with.  You gotta love over engineering.  $3 at a gear swap!


Member Since: Oct 16, 2007
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Name Rating Location
East Face/Back Porch Trad, 3 pitches, Grade II5.6 4c 14 V S 4b CO : Flatirons : ... : Backporch
The East Face Trad, 2 pitches, 400'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Flatirons : ... : The Thing
South Face Trad, 2 pitches5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3c CO : Flatirons : ... : Shanahan Crag
Southeast Ridge Trad, 3 pitches5.0 2- 4 I MM 1c CO : Flatirons : ... : Shanahan Crag
Inwood Arete Trad, Alpine, Grade II5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3cCO : Alpine Rock : Quandary Peak
Devil's Spiral Trad, Alpine, 1 pitch, Grade II5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3c CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Devil's Thumb
Ellingwood Ledges Trad, Alpine, Grade III5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Alpine Rock : The Crestones
Northwest Couloir Trad, Alpine, Grade II CO : Alpine Rock : The Crestones
Blockbuster Trad, 3 pitches, 420', Grade II5.6 4c 14 V S 4b CO : South Platte : ... : McCurdy Park Tower
Space Between Trad, 3 pitches, 330'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : South Platte : ... : McCurdy Park Tower
Billy Goat Arete Trad, 2 pitches, 200'5.1 2 6 II MD 2a CO : Flatirons : ... : Hillbilly Rock
East Face, Extra Credit Summit Trad, 1 pitch, 200'5.3 3+ 10 III VD 3a CO : Flatirons : ... : Fourth Flatiron
Tiptoe Slab Trad, 3 pitches, 420'5.3 3+ 10 III VD 3aCO : Flatirons : ... : Front Porch
Chickenhead Trad, 3 pitches5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c CO : South Platte : ... : The Headstone
Get A Life Trad, 2 pitches, 150'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Golden : ... : The Highlands aka Highlande...
Pete and Benz Trad, 2 pitches, 190'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : South Platte : ... : Parachute Rock
Armaj Das Trad, 2 pitches, 200'5.5 4b 13 IV+ MS 4a CO : South Platte : ... : Pine Cone Dome
Jolly Jugular Trad, 2 pitches, 160'5.6 4c 14 V S 4b CO : South Platte : ... : Pine Cone Dome
Schooldaze Trad, 3 pitches5.5 4b 13 IV+ MS 4a CO : South Platte : ... : Turret Dome
Jaws Trad, 4 pitches, 330'5.5 4b 13 IV+ MS 4a CO : South Platte : ... : Turret Dome
The Casual Route Trad, 8 pitches, 800', Grade II5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c CO : Gunnison : ... : North Chasm View Wall
The Maiden Voyage aka The Red Dihedral Trad, 5 pitches, Grade III5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a CO : Gunnison : ... : The Checkerboard Wall
East Face/Dallas Peak Trad, Alpine, 1 pitch, Grade III5.3 3+ 10 III VD 3a CO : Alpine Rock : Dallas Peak
Wham Ridge Trad, Alpine, 10 pitches, 2000', Grade III5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3cCO : Alpine Rock : ... : Vestal Peak
Astromarmot Trad, Alpine, 7 pitches, 800', Grade III5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b PG13 CO : Alpine Rock : Tijeras Peak
Superstar Couloir Trad, Alpine, Grade II5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3c CO : Alpine Rock : ... : James Peak
Shooting Star Trad, Alpine, Grade II CO : Alpine Rock : ... : James Peak
Audubahn Coulior Trad, Alpine, 700', Grade II CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Mt. Audubon
Mesca-Line Trad, 1 pitch5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : West Ridge - part C - Pony ...
North Face Center Trad, 2 pitches, 220'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Boulder Canyon : Cob Rock
Gonzo Trad, 2 pitches5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c CO : Eldorado Canyon SP : Cadillac Crag
Cussin' Crack Trad, 3 pitches5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Boulder Canyon : Castle Rock
North Ridge Trad, Alpine, 3 pitches, 350', Grade II5.6 4c 14 V S 4bCO : Alpine Rock : ... : Mount Toll
South Face Snow, Alpine, 1500'Easy Snow CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Mount Toll
North Face Trad, Alpine, 11 pitches, Grade III5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Lone Eagle Peak
Solo Flight Trad, Alpine, 5280'4th 1 2 I M 1b CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Lone Eagle Peak
Direct East Face Snow, Alpine, 4 pitches, 600', Grade III5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b Easy Snow CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Mount Neva
North Ridge Trad, Alpine CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Mount Neva
Nightime Madness Trad5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : South Platte : ... : Turkey Rock
Wally World Trad, 3 pitches5.5 4b 13 IV+ MS 4a CO : South Platte : ... : Skinner Mountain
Ho De Do Trad, 2 pitches5.7+ 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : South Platte : ... : Da Butts
Classic Dihedral Trad, 2 pitches, 300'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : South Platte : ... : Bucksnort Slab
Roof By-Pass Trad, 2 pitches5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : South Platte : ... : Pine Cone Dome
Log Jam Trad, 1 pitch, 90'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : South Platte : ... : Camp Rock
Route 902 Trad, 2 pitches, 250'5.7+ 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : South Platte : ... : Turkey Rock
Corner Market Trad, 1 pitch, 45'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Golden : ... : Convenience Cliff
The Jackal Trad, 2 pitches, 200'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Gunnison : ... : Sun Deck
Tony's Tango Trad, 1 pitch, 90'5.6 4c 14 V S 4b CO : Gunnison : ... : Left Hand
Paddling About Trad, 3 pitches, 300'5.5 4b 13 IV+ MS 4a CO : Golden : ... : Mt Thorodin
East Face South Side/Hillbilly Trad, 3 pitches, 460'5.1 2 6 II MD 2aCO : Flatirons : ... : Hillbilly Rock
Grand Jam Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 40'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Boulder Canyon : ... : Topknot
Grand Jam Right Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 40'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Boulder Canyon : ... : Topknot
West Face Buttress 1 Trad, 2 pitches, 200'5.3 3+ 10 III VD 3a PG13 CO : Golden : ... : Tremont Mountain
Northwest Ridge Trad, 4 pitches, 400'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Golden : ... : Mt Thorodin
Buckets Trad, 2 pitches5.0 2- 4 I MM 1c CO : Flatirons : ... : Amoeboid
Icarus Trad, 3 pitches5.6 4c 14 V S 4bCO : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : Redgarden - Tower One
Middle Dihedral Trad, 1 pitch, 50'5.6 4c 14 V S 4b CO : South Platte : ... : Arch Rock
Right Meanie Crack Trad, 1 pitch, 30'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : South Platte : ... : Arch Rock
Arch Rock Route Trad, 2 pitches, 250'5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c CO : South Platte : ... : Arch Rock
Osiris Trad, 5 pitches, Grade II5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Lumpy Ridge : ... : The Pages Wall Area
East Face South Side/Front Porch Trad, 3 pitches5.2 3 8 II D 2c CO : Flatirons : ... : Front Porch
West Crack (aka Star Wars) Trad, 2 pitches5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c CO : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : Lower Peanuts
East Face Center/Hillbilly Trad, 2 pitches, 300'5.0 2- 4 I MM 1c CO : Flatirons : ... : Hillbilly Rock
Yodeling Moves Trad, 3 pitches5.0 2- 4 I MM 1c CO : Flatirons : ... : Hammerhead
Left 'N Up Trad5.2 3 8 II D 2cCO : Flatirons : ... : The Slab
South Face Trad5.3 3+ 10 III VD 3a CO : Flatirons : ... : The Goose
East Face/Fiddle Head Trad5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3c CO : Flatirons : ... : Fiddlehead
North Face Trad, 5 pitches, Grade II5.6 4c 14 V S 4bCO : Flatirons : ... : The Maiden
Left-Hand Monkey Wrench Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 60'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Golden : ... : Industrial Buttress
Darker is Better Trad, 1 pitch, 60'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Golden : ... : Industrial Buttress
Oxymoron Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 50'5.6 4c 14 V S 4b CO : Golden : ... : The Trad Lands
Liar Liar Trad, TR, 1 pitch, 50'5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c CO : Golden : ... : The Trad Lands
East Face/S Goose Egg Trad5.2 3 8 II D 2c CO : Flatirons : ... : Southern Goose Egg
Junior Achievement Trad5.6 4c 14 V S 4b CO : Flatirons : ... : Overhang Rock
East Face/Onoclea Trad5.3 3+ 10 III VD 3a CO : Flatirons : ... : Onoclea
East Face/Dinosaur Rock Trad, 2 pitches, 300'5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3c CO : Flatirons : ... : Dinosaur Rock
East Face/Hand Trad, 3 pitches5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3c CO : Flatirons : ... : The Hand
East Face/Finger Flatiron Trad, 3 pitches5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3c CO : Flatirons : ... : Finger Flatiron
East Face Left Side Trad, 3 pitches, 400'5.6 4c 14 V S 4b CO : Flatirons : ... : Der Zerkle
Gambit Trad, 5 pitches5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c CO : Eldorado Canyon SP : Shirt Tail Peak
Breashears' Crack BoulderV1 5 CO : Morrison/Evergreen : ... : The Black Hole
The Bastille Crack Trad, 5 pitches, 350'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : The Bastille - N Face
Spiral Route Trad, Alpine, Grade II5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3c CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Notchtop
Direct South Ridge Trad, Alpine, 7 pitches, Grade III5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Notchtop
Smooth Trad, 3 pitches, 400'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4bCO : Flatirons : ... : East Ironing Board
East Face/Achean Pronouncement Trad, 6 pitches5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Flatirons : ... : Achean Pronouncement
West Chimney Trad, 1 pitch, 60'5.6 4c 14 V S 4b UT : Moab Area : ... : Bullwinkle Tower
East Face/Tiny Tower Trad, 2 pitches5.6 4c 14 V S 4b CO : Flatirons : ... : Tiny Tower
Right Standard Trad, 4 pitches, Grade II5.6 4c 14 V S 4b CO : Estes Park Valley : ... : McGregor Slab
Direct Trad, 5 pitches, 900', Grade II5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Estes Park Valley : ... : McGregor Slab
Haggis Tower Trad, 2 pitches, 170'5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c UT : Moab Area : ... : Lavender Butte
South Face Trad, Grade II5.6 4c 14 V S 4b UT : Moab Area : ... : South Sixshooter
Zig Zag Trad, 5 pitches5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Flatirons : ... : First Flatiron
Direct Route Trad, 10 pitches, Grade II5.6 4c 14 V S 4bCO : Flatirons : ... : First Flatiron
Swanson Arete Trad, 3 pitches5.5 4b 13 IV+ MS 4a CO : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : Redgarden - Lumpe to the to...
North Chimney Trad, 4 pitches, Grade III5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c UT : Moab Area : ... : Castleton Tower
Verschneidung Trad, 2 pitches, 200'5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Eldorado Canyon SP : ... : West Ridge - part A - Versc...
East Face/Queen Anne's Head Trad, 3 pitches5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3c CO : Flatirons : ... : Queen Anne's Head
El Camino Royale Trad, 3 pitches, 500'5.2 3 8 II D 2c CO : Flatirons : ... : The Regency
Northeast Ridge Trad, Alpine, 5 pitches, Grade III5.6 4c 14 V S 4b CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Sharkstooth
Route Canal Trad, 1 pitch, 50'5.9- 5c 17 VI HVS 4c CO : Golden : ... : The Canal Zone
Wanderlust Trad, 2 pitches5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Eldorado Canyon SP : The Veil
Culp's Fault Trad, 2 pitches, 225'5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c CO : Boulder : ... : Mickey Mouse Wall
The Trough Snow, Alpine, 2200', Grade IIMod. Snow CO : CO Ice & Mixed : ... : Glacier Gorge
Southeast Gully Trad, 5 pitches, 1000'5.4 4a 12 IV VD 3c CO : South Platte : ... : The Castle
North Ridge Trad, Alpine, 7 pitches, Grade II5.6 4c 14 V S 4b CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Spearhead
Safeway Spire - Five Finger Discount Trad, Aid, 5 pitches, 400', Grade III5.10+ 6b+ 21 VII+ E3 5b C2- CO : Grand Junction area : ... : Liberty Cap
Sundial Dihedral Trad, Aid, 6 pitches, 400', Grade III5.11b 6c 23 VIII- E3 5c C1 CO : Grand Junction area : ... : Independence Monument
Blackstar Trad, Alpine, 5 pitches, 600'5.7+ 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Cathedral Wall
Turkey's Delight Trad, 3 pitches5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b CO : South Platte : ... : Turkey Tail
One Way Sunset Trad, 4 pitches, 440', Grade II5.10c 6b 20 VII E2 5b WY : Devil's Tower : West Face
Trail of Tears Trad, 5 pitches, 700'5.9- 5c 17 VI HVS 4c CO : South Platte : ... : Wigwam Dome
The Middle Wing (4th Wing) Trad, 700', Grade II5.3 3+ 10 III VD 3aCO : Flatirons : ... : Angel's Wings aka Devil's W...
Southeast Overhang Trad, Aid, 5 pitches, 700', Grade III5.6 4c 14 V S 4b C2 CO : Flatirons : ... : Second Flatiron
Acid Crack Trad, 1 pitch, 100'5.1 2 6 II MD 2a CO : South Platte : ... : Velcro Wall
Grins Trad, TR, 1 pitch5.8 5b 16 VI- HVS 4c CO : Boulder Canyon : Happy Hour Crag
Ron's Tower - Standard Route Trad, Aid, 1 pitch, 160'5.9 5c 17 VI HVS 5a C1 UT : Westwater Area : Black Rock Towers
Virgin Wool Trad, Aid, 5 pitches, 400', Grade III5.10- 6a 18 VI+ E1 5a C2+ UT : Moab Area : ... : Sheep Rock
Good Moki Mojo Trad, 3 pitches, 600', Grade II5.7 5a 15 V+ MVS 4b UT : Moab Area : ... : 13.5 miles
North Buttress Trad, Alpine, 1500', Grade III5.6 4c 14 V S 4b CO : Alpine Rock : ... : Mount Sneffels
The Nose Trad, 5 pitches, 700', Grade II5.6 4c 14 V S 4b CO : Independence Pass : ... : Butt Wall