Olden day trad gear

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Drifter
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Olden day trad gear

Postby Drifter » Wed Apr 25, 2007 1:42 pm

If you want to see what they probably did in the old days when they climbed with construction nuts e-mail me and I will send you a photo.

nosmo
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Postby nosmo » Thu Apr 26, 2007 8:38 am

umm, just post the picture?

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Postby guest » Thu Apr 26, 2007 9:12 am

why dont you just post the picture dude?

use flikr or something

Drifter
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I hope this works.

Postby Drifter » Thu Apr 26, 2007 10:01 am

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In the old days though Tony Lourens( I don't know him, just e-mailed him) told me they would of used hemp rope instead of wire.

Drifter
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I guess

Postby Drifter » Thu Apr 26, 2007 10:16 am

I guess they would of tied the hemp rope together with a double line fisherman. They could of also just put the hemp rope through the eye of the nut, I am not sure.

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Postby nosmo » Thu Apr 26, 2007 12:55 pm

well done! you got it raaiight.

Drifter
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More Trad gear

Postby Drifter » Mon Apr 30, 2007 6:48 am

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