BITS AND BOBS YOU MIGHT FIND USEFUL
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When building an anchor always try to belay where you can see your 2nd. When building anchors, "big is best", unless it's a huge non-moving block, then a minimum of 2 pieces of gear must be used to construct an anchor.
Use the principle of IDEAS to build an anchor:
if one fails, it won't shock load the other parts of the system.
of the climber
tension on all strands of the sling or rope
ideally 60' but max 90'
solid gear, solid rock and screwgates
Check and double check before you commit anyone to a system.
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