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The Hurt Locker Boulder
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Hurt Locker, The 

The Hurt Locker 

Hueco: V4 Font: 6B

   
Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V3 Font: 6A [details]
FA: Larry Schaffer
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Submitted By: Joshua Dreher on Jun 25, 2007

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Josiah Reams sending Crimp Ladder
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Description 

This problem is on the boulder behind and to the left of the Hueco Boulder and climbs perfect big edges up a long steep wall. Classic in my opinion. Larry Schaffer got the FA of it.


Protection 

Pads and spotters.



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Kai Segrud sending The Hurt Locker ( V4) with Kyle holding the holy grail in the foreground.
Kai Segrud sending The Hurt Locker ( V4) with Kyle...
Kyle Davis sending Crimp Ladder
Kyle Davis sending Crimp Ladder
Will ? sending Crimp Ladder
Will ? sending Crimp Ladder
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By Chip Phillips
From: Broomfield, CO
Dec 28, 2009

This problem was featured in Friction Addiction and was called Hurt Locker V4. Greg and/or David may have commentary on this issue.

By Greg Parker
Administrator
Jan 1, 2010

I'm 99.9% sure that Larry Schaffer did this problem first (as he most likely did for many others). I don't know if he named it.

By Chip Phillips
From: Broomfield, CO
Jan 2, 2010

Figured as much Greg, we have the same problem in Chosslorado ... with parties rediscovering problems put up 30 years ago and unsure how to proceed. In the end it does not matter, but I just figured a problem this classic should not have a name like "Crimp Ladder."