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Inept Tune 

YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b

Type:  TR, 1 pitch, 50'
Consensus:  YDS: 5.10b French: 6a+ Ewbanks: 19 UIAA: VII- ZA: 19 British: E2 5b [details]
FA: Todd Swain & Peggy Buckey, November 1989
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Submitted By: M.Morley on Jan 4, 2009

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Inept Tune (TR)


Start up the initial crack as for Planet Z, then cut left and up the face on delicate and somewhat friable edges. Easily set up as a TR after climbing either Planet X or Planet Y.


The face between Planet X and Planet Z.


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By Adam Stackhouse
Jan 25, 2010

Hmmm. We attempted a bolted route up this (a few feet right of the climber) and thought it to be in the 11 range. I should revisit this area
By M.Morley
From: Sacramento, CA
Jan 25, 2010

That'd be 'Planet Z' (5.10d), Adam.
By Adam Stackhouse
Oct 17, 2011

Must have been a "high gravity" day for me Mike, so for ego's sake, I'm sticking with
By toddgordon
From: Joshua Tree, California
Oct 19, 2011

Adam;....that route Planet Z is PDH....(pretty damn hard)....5.10+/5.11-........AND it's way hard if you are shorter than 6' only has that one hard section at the top, and it's steep and you can't see the "secret" holds.....once you figure it out (and are tall) can "wire" the climb.

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