Tuesday, 6 May 2014

Re-equipping work at Albercones

New Chain - El Virgo de Vicentela 6b+
Old Chain - El Virgo de Vicentela 6b+
Close up of the lower-off carabiner
Close up of the hanger on the chain

One of the old hangers from the route
The remains of the snapped bolt on the crux (now replaced)
The poorly installed replacement for the snapped bolt before the crux (now replaced)

The old chain from Putiferio 5+ (now replaced)

Close-up of the worn out maillon

Another angle

The old anchor from Chica Pelirroja 6a
How the chain was attached to the wall

Worn out maillon