CLIMBING TOOLS – Sport 101 – The lower part 2
Aug07

CLIMBING TOOLS – Sport 101 – The lower part 2

One mistake and it is big pancake!Mike Barter The same as part one except from a side angle. Once again this is one of those places where climbers get hurt the most. Be sure to communicate with your belayer and watch what your doing. I have made mistakes here that almost cost me my life and I am the best there is. Having said that imagine what a dumb ass like yourself could do. This is not a replacement for proffesional...

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Climbing Tools: Rap Safety- Part 4-The Prussik
Aug07

Climbing Tools: Rap Safety- Part 4-The Prussik

Had enough? This is the last of the rappell videos. Almost I still have the skinny rope rap device thing to deal with. In this video I talk about the merits of placing the back-up prussik below the belay device. you have a sister that might want to go out with...

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Climbing Tools: Rappel safety-Part 1-What Knot to Tye
Aug07

Climbing Tools: Rappel safety-Part 1-What Knot to Tye

So someone asked a about rap safety. So this is the first of a request video. In this video we cover what knot we prefer to use. I should say I prefer to use. There are a lot and all will work but for climbing I am showing the one that I have been using for the last several...

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Climbing Tools: Rap Safety- Part 3- Belay Device/prussik
Aug07

Climbing Tools: Rap Safety- Part 3- Belay Device/prussik

Well we are now hooking up the rap device and a prussik back-up. Hooking up your rap device is one place where things can really go wrong, Be sure to do it right and double check everything twice.

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