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post #10 of (permalink) Old 09-28-2017, 01:12 AM Thread Starter
Lenagen
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There was a climbing casualty today on Crown mountain, when a sports climber fell and pulled out four pieces of protection (cams) with his weight and fell 200 ft to his death. R.I.P. :-(

When protection is not reliable it is better not to use it at all.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/britis...tain-1.4310804
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