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Pliers 

Hueco: V1 Font: 5

   
Type:  Boulder
Consensus:  Hueco: V2 Font: 5+ [details]
FA: Mark Frumkin
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Submitted By: Jordan Ramey on May 24, 2007

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Tone Tenn on Pliers mid 90's.

Description 

Holds just left of Slime lead to the same vertical hold used on Slime's lieback. After grabbing the ledge and doing the mantel it's easy 5th class to the top.

Good positive holds on slightly overhanging rock. It can be somewhat glassy.

Video here.


Location 

Chalked and polished holdes left of Slime.


Protection 

crashpad / spotters



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By Chris Owen
Administrator
From: La Crescenta and Big Bear Lake
Jan 14, 2008
rating: V2 5+

Slime is on the right - Pliers is on the left (facing rock). IMHO a tad harder than Slime maybe 5.10d.

By Chris Owen
Administrator
From: La Crescenta and Big Bear Lake
Aug 7, 2011
rating: V2 5+

I have it on good authority that it's called Pliers because it closes with Slime (on the right).