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Safe Tech All-Around (Manufacturer link) Average Rating = 5.00/5 Average Rating : 5.00/5

In: Gear: Essential Equipment: Harnesses: Adjustable

Great harness 5 out of 5 stars

Review by: knieveltech, 2009-07-13

I've been climbing in this harness for a few months now and it's great. Super-comfortable and the gear loops are perfect. My only complaint is the buckle system. Having quick-cinch buckles (like a singing rock harness) would take this from great to perfect.

Cinch Belay Device popular Average Rating = 4.24/5 Average Rating : 4.24/5

In: Gear: Essential Equipment: Belay Devices & Descenders

Excellent 5 out of 5 stars

Review by: knieveltech, 2009-07-06

Caught a massive whipper this weekend, got yarded off a ledge and up into a roof in the process. Could have been a bad scene with an ATC, no problems with the cinch. Bomber and simple to use. I highly recommend it.

Climbing DVD - King Lines Average Rating = 4.43/5 Average Rating : 4.43/5

In: Gear: Media: Videos and DVDs: Climbing

eh. 3 out of 5 stars

Review by: knieveltech, 2007-10-30

Yet another Sharma video. Despite some rad locations and sick lines this one comes off pretty bland. All the personality has been edited out.

Defy Climbing Shoe - Mens (Manufacturer link) popular Average Rating = 3.94/5 Average Rating : 3.94/5

In: Gear: Shoes: Climbing Shoes: Velcro

vile 1 out of 5 stars

Review by: knieveltech, 2007-10-22

I took a pair of these out last weekend and was in disbelief at how badly they sucked. Edging, smearing, jamming, it didn't matter what I tried, these shoes consistently failed to perform. I'll stick to moccs.

Anasazi Moccasym Climbing Shoes (Manufacturer link) popular Average Rating = 4.48/5 Average Rating : 4.48/5

In: Gear: Shoes: Climbing Shoes: Slippers

Kick ass! 5 out of 5 stars

Review by: knieveltech, 2007-09-11

These shoes are incredible! They stick like crazy. My only complaint is due to a quirk in the heel cup design heel hooking can be somewhat uncomfortable/painful. Even so, these are the best shoes I've had to date and I definitely plan on keeping a pair in my arsenal from now on. I bought mine a full size smaller than what my foot measured in the store. I broke them in a bit by wearing them around the house for 15 minutes a day for a week. After that and a full day bouldering session they fit like they're sprayed on. Fantastic!

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