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Whether you're a pro, brushing up on your technique, or an up and comer, just learning technique, A Falcon Guide's Climbing Anchors book is for you. Perfect for taking to the rocks, this book features tons of photos and captions to assist you in creating steadfast anchors. PRODUCT FEATURES: More than 100 full-color photos and detailed captions Great take-to-the-crag companion book to our huge-selling Climbing Anchors Designed for quick use by climbers on site Shows how to properly place and configure natural anchors, passive chocks, mechanical chocks, fixed gear, knots, belay anchors, toprope anchors and rappel anchors
- Appalachian Outdoors
Being able to place good, solid anchors is the foundation of becoming a good climber. Learn from the experts in the illustrated and fully updated Climbing Anchors.
Climbing Anchors provides the most comprehensive, up-to-date, and easy-to-understand information on how to place protection and construct secure anchors to safeguard your life.
Climbing Anchors Field Guide by John Long & Bob Gaines Good, solid anchors are essential for safe rock climbing. If you understand the principles behind anchor construction and the fundamentals of good anchors but want to have the details conveniently available once you're at the cliff, this handbook is perfect for you. Specifically geared for on-site use, Climbing Anchors Field Guide is an easy-to-follow visual reference packed with essential reminders on how to place reliable protection and construct secure anchors in a variety of real-world climbing situations. Inside you'll find: Natural anchors Passive chocks Spring-loaded camming devices Bolts Fall forces Judging the direction of pull Knots for anchoring Belay anchors Toprope anchors Rappel anchors
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