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Seams Thin 

YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a

   
Type:  Trad, Sport, 1 pitch
Consensus:  YDS: 5.9 French: 5c Ewbanks: 17 UIAA: VI ZA: 17 British: HVS 5a [details]
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Submitted By: mnatti on Dec 8, 2011

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BETA PHOTO: Seams Thin.

Description 

This line may well have gone as a pure trad line, but the gear is really thin at the start (also the crux), so the bolts were added to make it a safer lead.

Location 

This is on the right side of the main wall.

Protection 

Bolts and trad gear.


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By Chris McNeil
From: Essex, MA
Feb 9, 2012

The two bolt are absolutely needed. The line is stiff enough without having to wander over to the crack to place gear.