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Chinese Arithmetic (aka Chopped Suey) 

YDS: 5.11a/b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c

   
Type:  TR, 18'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.11a/b French: 6c Ewbanks: 23 UIAA: VIII- ZA: 23 British: E3 5c [details]
FA: Mike Verdugo, Dan O
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Submitted By: Adam Stackhouse on Mar 21, 2006

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Description 

This is a technical face climb, that has a very tricky entry move, that without knowing it, makes this route 5.12. Think Stem Gem. From there, face climb left over the undercling with a few more very balancy moves to the top. Faces due west. Highly Recommended

Protection 

Sling a boulder on the shelf above, or an oddly placed bolt on the ramp to the right.


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By Adam Stackhouse
Administrator
Mar 21, 2006

When facing this problem, there is a lieback route (5.4) to the right (facing south) that serves as a downclimb to this base.
By Christian "crisco" Burrell
From: PG, Utah
Nov 28, 2008

Years ago there were some glued pebbles for the start. Are they still there?
By Jon McCartie
From: Edmond, OK
Apr 14, 2009

Does it finish straight up (above the undercling)? Or does it follow that seam up to the pinnacle?
By Adam Stackhouse
Administrator
Apr 22, 2009

Jon,

This finishes more or less straight up from the undercling (veering slightly right actually)