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by pigsteak
Sat Nov 24, 2012 9:18 pm
Forum: Hooking Up
Topic: Yay, climbing season is here!
Replies: 7
Views: 1216

Re: Yay, climbing season is here!

this is a good sign...everyone will be leaving soon
by pigsteak
Sat Nov 24, 2012 8:56 pm
Forum: Hooking Up
Topic: Yay, climbing season is here!
Replies: 7
Views: 1216

Re: Yay, climbing season is here!

today was perfect...overcast and 33 devrees
by pigsteak
Sat Nov 24, 2012 8:53 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Fixed Gear
Replies: 284
Views: 34960

Re: Fixed Gear

u didnt heed my suggestion and here we are a page later Ian...i can no longer be of service...
by pigsteak
Thu Nov 22, 2012 11:10 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Fixed Gear
Replies: 284
Views: 34960

Re: Fixed Gear

Ian while your goal seems admirable, you are missing the first and perhaps foremost reason it will not work...you do not understand the climber psyche...we like to feel like we are a "no rules brah" society of misfits, and any attempt at codifying behavior is doomed to fail. my advice....just chalk ...
by pigsteak
Tue Nov 20, 2012 11:26 pm
Forum: Trad
Topic: Speak Up!
Replies: 125
Views: 23450

Re: Speak Up!

89 5.13 FAs in a year...holy cow that is a beast
by pigsteak
Tue Nov 20, 2012 10:52 pm
Forum: Sport
Topic: OK?
Replies: 63
Views: 9740

Re: OK?

andrew, that is one of the two....and hence the blurry lines of "manufacturing" that the article speaks of. and a good lesson...the big flake at the crux had broken off on its own. what was left i felt was needed in order for the move to still go in my ability range. I chose to reinforce it with glu...
by pigsteak
Tue Nov 20, 2012 10:17 am
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Fixed Gear
Replies: 284
Views: 34960

Re: Fixed Gear

dustin in your estimate, what is the percentage of new bolts going in that are stainless versus non? from the developers I know, I am betting 90 percent non stainless is still the norm....and do tell, where do you find a consistent supplier of stainless at a reasonable price? I have not even been to...
by pigsteak
Mon Nov 19, 2012 10:42 pm
Forum: Sport
Topic: OK?
Replies: 63
Views: 9740

Re: OK?

climb2core wrote:Funny, sounds like the Developer police are out. ;)
yes, you cover permas, we got this one;)
by pigsteak
Mon Nov 19, 2012 10:42 pm
Forum: Sport
Topic: OK?
Replies: 63
Views: 9740

Re: OK?

as developers here know, removing the outside layer of the rock here at the red is a dangerous proposition. 9 times out of ten what you have is a very sandy layer that will never clean up.... but I have glued (sorry, reinforced) two holds in my life in order that two particular holds stay attached t...
by pigsteak
Mon Nov 19, 2012 10:36 pm
Forum: Sport
Topic: OK?
Replies: 63
Views: 9740

Re: OK?

if anyone can give me info on how to get ahold of Kevin, I don't mind doing it.....
by pigsteak
Mon Nov 19, 2012 9:31 am
Forum: Sport
Topic: OK?
Replies: 63
Views: 9740

Re: OK?

thats what I mean when I say "let's hear it' IF it is legit...go to the source, confirm, then take necessary action.
by pigsteak
Mon Nov 19, 2012 8:40 am
Forum: Sport
Topic: OK?
Replies: 63
Views: 9740

Re: OK?

alright so if we are calling out, let's hear it if it is legit.
by pigsteak
Sun Nov 18, 2012 5:55 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Fixed Gear
Replies: 284
Views: 34960

Re: Fixed Gear

no worries brah...takes a real "out of the box" thinker to get this stuff right;)
by pigsteak
Sun Nov 18, 2012 4:11 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Fixed Gear
Replies: 284
Views: 34960

Re: Fixed Gear

I can't wait until bolted cracks are the norm and Ian will be back on my side....
by pigsteak
Sat Nov 17, 2012 5:09 pm
Forum: Climbing Community
Topic: Fixed Gear
Replies: 284
Views: 34960

Re: Fixed Gear

yes ian but you chuffers are too dense to see the answer. any draw left is abandoned. leave them up at your own peril. if i take down your proj draws to hang my own, i will use the loeffler initiative and hang them all on the anchors so no one steals them. tania keep preaching it. focusing on the is...