Blade Runner Direct* E5 6b
[Blade Runner Direct Bottom Crux, 2 kb]15m. The direct start to the overlap is a more aesthetic line but is harder than the original. A big rockover on the lower wall leads straight into the mantle (bold but protectable with forethought).

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This climb is in 16 logbooks, and on 1 wishlist.

Bold lead to say the least but a superb route and a true inspiring test piece of Auchinstarry. Would advise morning conditions because the arÍte bakes in the sun and friction depletes fast either than that do your best to trust some little wires when placed. I only found two bomb placements but I have heard of people somehow cramming more in so good luck. Feels like a true route since Promontory isnít in.
dmacmorris - Lead RP - 14/Sep/13 with Kevin Woods

Timothy Miller - Solo RP - Jun/13

Self belay. 22
Denpov - TR RP - 02/Apr/13

SB 5. So close now. :o)
Denpov - TR dnf - 25/Mar/13

self belay, very cold wind. 11
Denpov - TR dog - 11/Mar/13

Thin. x5. Great route!!!
Denpov - TR dnf - 26/Feb/13

Got clean on top rope, keen to get back and lead it.
dwisniewski - TR RP - 30/Aug/12 with Euan Law

Hidden - TR - 22/Jul/11

2nd try
redjerry - TR RP - Jul/11

Awesome line. Clean on top rope second go. Might try to lead one day. Need bigger balls.
jamestheyip - TR RP - 24/Apr/11 with Andy Laing

I brushed the holds but claim the onsight since indeed I brushed the wrong ones...;) Thin moves with tricky microwires. Chuffed.
Dr Toph - Lead O/S - 20/Jul/10 with Davide

westaway - Lead O/S - 20/Mar/10

Harrowing. Glad I did it but I really shouldn't have. Scared doesn't even begin to describe the emotions I was going through.
Fultonius - Lead O/S - 24/Aug/09 with Ross Barnes

Quality route
willackers - Lead O/S - 16/Jun/09 with Cassidy, Cobes, DAbeast

more logical than the original
Cassidy - Solo β - 16/Jun/09 with Cobra, Will, Duboost

mark mcgowan01 - Solo rpt - 1985

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