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PPM SHORT CLIPS
Confused by anchor building? Here Paul demonstrates the various different ways of attaching yourself to an anchor.
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'
gear and rock
Check and double check before you commit anyone to a system.