Beware chains on Catfish Rising Kalk Bay

Let everyone know about any suspect/dodgy/misplaced bolts to be renewed or avoided.
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GeorgeHorn
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Beware chains on Catfish Rising Kalk Bay

Post by GeorgeHorn » Tue May 14, 2013 8:41 pm

Was there on Saturday. One of the top hangers is severely rusted. Worried old chain would snap if bolt failed. Left a screwgate in other hanger as safeguard.

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Thermophage
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Re: Beware chains on Catfish Rising Kalk Bay

Post by Thermophage » Wed May 15, 2013 8:02 am

Yeah man...a LOT of those bolts are in shockign condition.
Is catfish that 16 or something? I think I climbed it prev and pooped myself lowering off :?

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Re: Beware chains on Catfish Rising Kalk Bay

Post by Xenomorph » Wed May 15, 2013 8:13 am

Thermophage wrote:Yeah man...a LOT of those bolts are in shockign condition.
Is catfish that 16 or something? I think I climbed it prev and pooped myself lowering off :?
22, Great Route!

Maybe we need to organise an ARF meet for Kalkbay in the next few months,
Cormac

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Re: Beware chains on Catfish Rising Kalk Bay

Post by Thermophage » Wed May 15, 2013 10:30 am

Ya Cormac dude...Sounds like a plan. Bring your trad gear...Not too keen to hand around on many of those bolts for a long time :P

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Re: Beware chains on Catfish Rising Kalk Bay

Post by Not » Wed May 15, 2013 1:00 pm

I'd be amped to come out on a rebolting session - I've not ARFed in ages!
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Re: Beware chains on Catfish Rising Kalk Bay

Post by GeorgeHorn » Wed May 15, 2013 8:34 pm

I am happy to help and contribute some funds.

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