L'Hélicoptère** f7A / V6
[ian h, l'helicoptere, fnt 7a, 2 kb]A very dynamic move for most; pad out a huge landing zone and you'll still miss!

Photo: ian h, l'helicoptere, fnt 7a © ian h
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This climb is in 88 logbooks, and on 31 wishlists.

2nd go, psyched to come back with more skin and try some harder stuff :)
BRoe - Sent - Aug/15 with Lizzy, Heather O, whitehouse_rhys

Change of foot beta did the trick after many falls
yulquen - Sent x - 27/Apr/15

Dan Hostford - Sent dnf - 05/Apr/15

Got on the jug 5-6 times but never held it. Couple of heavy landings so sacked it.
Si dH - Sent dnf - 27/Feb/15

TRFrost - Sent x - 12/Feb/15 with N. Price

np134 - Sent x - 11/Feb/15 with T. Frost

Tried a few days ago but did easily today!
Beastly Squirrel - Sent x - 01/Nov/14 with Crowd, Ed Gow-Smith

Ellis Butler-Barker - Sent x - 31/Oct/14 with Reece Wotton, Charlotte Warner, Andrew Haley, Tom Wright

Rory Bascombe - Sent dnf - 27/Oct/14 with Georgia, Emily, Dad

3rd go. First problem in Font!
EdGS - Sent x - 27/Oct/14 with James Squire

grey wolf - Sent x - 24/Oct/14

GrahamGiles - Sent x - 18/Oct/14 with Rachel Ryan, Beef, Joe Taylor, Qisheng Xie

ChrisAllen - 28/Jul/14

Matthew Bennett - Sent - 04/Jun/14 with Tay Matthews

Hidden - 26/Apr/14

masonwoods101 - Sent x - 19/Apr/14 with birdie1989, danjimwill

Jordan4D - Sent - 01/Apr/14

Second go today,
Oli - Sent rpt - 23/Mar/14 with Tom Moulder, Brad Hargreaves

Hidden - Sent - 21/Feb/14

Joe Lawson - Sent x - 2014 with Kelvin Prime, Rach Hipkin, Rich Hipkin, Ben Wootton, Jonny Slarke

angryufo - Sent x - 19/Dec/13

Haydn Jones - Sent x - 13/Oct/13 with James Edmondson, ollie hayward

MorganPreece - Sent x - 01/Oct/13 with Eliot John Monty Holly

Scary landing but fun boulder.
Harriet Rebecca Hall - Sent x - Aug/13

averageclimbingman - Sent dnf - 17/Jul/13 with Dave, Dom, Ben

sam_cox - Sent x - 04/May/13

Will be back
Mattlamb90 - Sent dnf - 06/Apr/13 with Tibbett

Pajamas Tom - 01/Apr/13

Hidden - Sent dnf - 30/Mar/13

Cassidy - Sent β - 04/Mar/13 with Helen Cassidy

Jeronimo - Sent x - 31/Dec/12

4th go.
El3ctroFuzz - Sent x - 27/Oct/12

fun taking lobs of it :)
con321 - Sent x - 10/Oct/12

akhughes - Sent - 28/Sep/12

AshWH - Sent - 09/Sep/12 with Emyr, Jordan F, Roz F

Arcarn - Sent x - 02/Aug/12

jakk - Sent - 05/Jun/12

Smashed it right in!!! Sweet problem!
tallsop - 10/May/12 with Chris, alex

lukeh - Sent - May/12

Ram MkiV - Sent β - 27/Apr/12 with hull stag

Lasma - Sent dnf - 27/Apr/12 with Ollie

Hidden - Sent x - 13/Apr/12

5th attempt.
Castleclimber - Sent x - 09/Apr/12 with Chris Pike

One of my most favourite climbs ever!
Tophe - Apr/12

jhs3jtmh - 2012

Hidden - 02/Nov/11

Mike Goldthorp - Sent - Oct/11

Cailean Harker - Sent β - Oct/11

Jack00 - Sent x - Sep/11

Tony Little - Sent x - 28/Apr/11

Ed Booth - Sent x - 03/Apr/11

grady - Sent - Apr/11

mantle87 - 2011

jfreeman - Sent x - 17/Nov/10 with Ewen, Matt, Neil, Stu, James

Somerset swede basher - Sent x - 13/Aug/10 with Katharine

Very well named. Couldn't quite stick the last hold and took lots of huge fliers.
DaveFidler - Sent dnf - 25/Jun/10

S Smith - Sent - 20/May/10

Thony - Sent x - 03/Apr/10

3rd go. Two hard falls from it first. Really wanted to flash it.
Chazz - Sent - 31/Mar/10 with Dave Naylor, Tom Butterworth

7om - Sent x - 01/Mar/10

Finally, with some sneaky heel-hook beta.
Fultonius - 13/Nov/09 with Team Strong

Jake Shaw - Sent - 02/Oct/09 with Iain

Finally got this bad boy!
Paul Phillips - UKC and UKH - Sent x - 14/Apr/09

rockjedi - Sent - Apr/09

Oli - Sent x - 30/Mar/09 with Josh, Tom, Mark

bfreeman - Sent x - 27/Mar/09 with Dan Turner

fyfee8a - 2009

Andrew1 - Sent - 18/Sep/08

charliehw - Sent - 18/Sep/08

MBean - Sep/08

Slapped last hold on first try, spun off.. Couldn't get close again..next time!
Lawrie Brand - Sent dnf - 28/Aug/08 with Chris L, Andy M

ANC - Sent dnf - Apr/08 with Scott Wilson, Anna_wells, Polish Pete, Luke Fairweather

Yes! Fell off the font 3 top out after holding the move then did it next go luckily!
Richard Hession - Sent x - 27/Mar/08

kieranrex - Mar/08

good
Andy - The Climb Manager - Sent x - 01/Jan/08

willackers - Sent x - 2008 with Rob Napier

Hidden - 2008

petegunn - Sent - 2007

Luke Fairweather - 2007

flash
lx - Sent - Apr/06

Hidden - Sent x - Apr/04

johnboyrevel - Sent x - Apr/04

Andrew Jennings - Sent - 22/Oct/03 with Scott Gibson

Hidden - Sent x - 03/Apr/03

Hidden - Sent - Apr/03

ewen - Sent - 2003

ayoungblakelock - Sent x - Apr/02

peterbull - Sent - Dec/96

Users with this climb on their wishlist are:
Edward Kwong, serby, NickBradley, tommo1664, benl66, Frances Bensley, josh Bamsey, Rory Bascombe, Matt88, oxocube, Mattlamb90, Tangerine_Kingdom, andy south devon, GuitarGenius92, Adam Lowe, nathan foster, prinny, David Bulley, Anthony Allsopp

Voting
Total votes cast 18
hard f7A+0 of 10
f7A+0 of 10
easy f7A+1 of 10
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hard f6C+2 of 10
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easy f6C+0 of 10
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