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    Splice a second bridge onto lower d's?

    It’s not much different than a 12 strand hollow braid, so, a 22” eye to eye is totally doable. Or shorter...
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    Splice a second bridge onto lower d's?

    16 Strand is your best choice
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    Beeline 8MM core and sheath eye splice

    Class I double braid instructions used to splice Beeline result in suitable breaking strengths for hitch cords (basket configuration).
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    New Tendon Timber Ropes

    DMM makes aluminum shackles
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    RE Akimbo setting and rope

    DrenaLine and Xstatic wide open with either generation of Akimbo
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    New Tendon Timber Ropes

    Rope is just like sex to me, I’ll try anything at least twice!
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    Beer Beer Beer.

    This is the only Buzz thread I follow anymore
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    Beer Beer Beer.

    Woah @JD3000
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    Teufelberger Xstatic

    X Static is excellent.
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    The Illusion of Safety: Safe vs. Safer vs. Safer-er

    Kevin, the biggest misconception is that Sherrill is a “great” retailer. They are, in fact, terrible at what they do, except for swallowing up Mom and pop operations and releasing glossy catalogs.
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    The Illusion of Safety: Safe vs. Safer vs. Safer-er

    Turning and walking away now...
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    The Illusion of Safety: Safe vs. Safer vs. Safer-er

    Good is subjective and relative. It’s not about videos.
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    The Illusion of Safety: Safe vs. Safer vs. Safer-er

    Our ropes are not dynamic in relative terms. They are static to semi static. 10% elongation and less is considered static in the Rope world.
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    The Illusion of Safety: Safe vs. Safer vs. Safer-er

    Devils advocate you are Kevin. Travor is who you want new climbers to idolize? BS. I would point them in Phil Kelley or Gerald Beranek’s direction, not yours or Ahern.
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