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Feb
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comment “Must Have” in a starter Trad Rack
What is a "Texas prusik system?" I was taught how to use a Purcell Prusik for a foot loop along with a short waist Prusik. How is this similar or different?
Feb
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reviewed Satisfactory Warmth of two sleeping bags
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reviewed Needs Improvement What should I do with possible frostbite: Swollen feet after putting them in warm water
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reviewed Satisfactory What exercises can you do before Scuba Diving to improve your air consumption?
Feb
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comment Is it possible to check the safety of a used climbing rope?
Also related: outdoors.stackexchange.com/q/1533/133
Feb
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comment Preventing cross-loading on belay carabiners
@Felix Thanks for pointing that out. I use an ATC and a DMM Oval for belay, but it's always good to know how to use other systems correctly if needed!
Feb
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revised Can a Finger Pulley injury be predicted / anticipated?
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Feb
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comment Is it possible to check the safety of a used climbing rope?
I decided to vote this as a duplicate. There is to me no clear the difference between "some optical inspector for integrity" and "a check that says something like ..." Sorry. :-/
Feb
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revised Hot or cold shower better after exertion?
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revised Can a Finger Pulley injury be predicted / anticipated?
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answered Can a Finger Pulley injury be predicted / anticipated?
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comment Can you use a rope that has been in storage for a few years?
Could you add a link to one of the Safety Research Group reports? Otherwise this answer is spot on.
Feb
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Jan
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comment Pink Winter Sleeping Bags
I don't know. In this case the product seems to be discontinued. I think an argument could be made for closing or even deleting this question since it was specific to a certain time. (You would not lose any reputation points if this were done because of the age of the post.)
Jan
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comment Are there Latex Free climbing tapes
@Jean You're welcome. If you get the EX1 tape will you tell me how well it works?