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#19311 - 01/06/18 12:09 PM Rapping off Electrical Conduit
Ted Raven Offline
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Registered: 03/07/16
Posts: 24
Loc: Jasper
Can one of the old timers explain exactly how this was done? I just can't wrap my brain around how it worked.

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#19322 - 01/14/18 09:00 AM Re: Rapping off Electrical Conduit [Re: Ted Raven]
malemute Offline
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Registered: 12/10/08
Posts: 25
Loc: the wet coast
Find or make a flat(ish) spot on the ice.
Put in a screw as vertical as you can.
Take out the screw.
Pound in the conduit.
Lay the rope around the conduit.

Put in a second conduit ~2 feet above the first.
Tie a loop of 3/4" webbing around the top one and the rope.

Use a screw to back up the system for the first person down.
Rappel carefully, without bouncing.


Edited by malemute (01/15/18 07:30 AM)

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