• Powers Five-Piece Powerbolt+

    The news broke my heart: the most-used single piece of climbing protection, one that has reliably caught millions of falls around the world, was not being made anymore. “Yup,” said Grear Wilson at ClimbTech down in Austin, … Continue reading "Powers Five-Piece Powerbolt+"
  • ClimbTech Legacy Bolt

    Growing up in the 1990’s wasn’t easy—just look at the pants we wore. Thankfully, most of us have changed our pants. The same can’t be said, however, for many old sport crags, where bolts can be dangerously … Continue reading "ClimbTech Legacy Bolt"
  • Bosch 36-Volt Litheon Hammer Drill

                          5 pounds 14 ounces with Slimpack; 7 pounds with regular battery pack   There’s a new boss in town and it’s the Litheon, a  … Continue reading "Bosch 36-Volt Litheon Hammer Drill"
  • Climb Tech Removable Bolt

      The removable bolt has revolutionized sport climbing by making the backbreaking work of equipping bolted climbs much easier—just ask Chris Sharma, Randy Leavitt or Dani Andrada. Simply rap in, drill a hole, either to … Continue reading "Climb Tech Removable Bolt"