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22 May 2015

The BMC have released a groundbreaking video documenting their fastidious efforts to resolve a burning question of the moment - What is the true grade of Scoop Wall?

In order to scientifically validate the correct grade of Scoop Wall, the BMC sent their Grade Measuring Team to Stoney Middleton to calculate the precise grade of Scoop Wall with irrefutable accuracy.

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BMC Grading Squad in Action, 85 kb

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