@JMerritt I saw an Akimbo prototype with a different attachment point / bottom friction po
Ugh I dont know too well how to explain it. It's. It that it was jerky as much as trying to dial in that fast descent control was getting me. But this one I saw (my buddy Josh Burr had it), that...
The major problem I have with Akimbo vs the Bone is the Akimbo's bottom attachment. It's a pinch point / friction plate. So when you sit into it, it's pressing on the line, and when unloaded it can move a bit.
My problem was when you release the device to descend, in an effort to make a smooth...
Just cause is bridge burns doesn't mean it was you who lit it on fire.
Don't let your relationship with your employer cloud your judgement. I feel like from reading your post you know what you need to do.
Best of luck
I can see this happening to me in my earlier years of climbing 100%. Constantly sent out to do things without anyone more experienced then I, doing things within my abilities but without the experience or knowledge to have the needed foresight.
Terrible way to learn. Hope he learns quick
Call me crazy but I've rigged this exactly spear cut deal up often out of the bucket. This isn't anything new, it's a classic bucket op move, is it not? Never as a climber, at least like that.
True blue is bad ass for this because you can sweat the stretch from the rope and trigger the cut...
Looks like an older model in the picture I saw on Facebook. I mean I dunno what the lifespan is on those, I've never owned one, but it looked like a well uses zig zag, someone correct me if I'm wrong here