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Jan 4, 2009, 6:56 PM

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Re: [patto] Rock climbers reject regulation
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patto wrote:
The article should be ignored.

Probably true, but it might not be ignored by everyone. That could be devastating.

From the 2nd article:

"the nut and fixed hanger became detached from the expansion bolt (leaving the threaded stud remaining in the rock) and he fell past the ledge and his belayer. At this time his rope ran through and was completely cut by a sharp V-shaped notch of ironstone"

(This post was edited by shockabuku on Jan 4, 2009, 7:00 PM)

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