Bolt-On Holds to Concrete

ATOMIK How-To Series #6
Attaching Bolt-On Holds to Concrete
How to Attach Bolt-On Climbing Holds to Concrete
Determining the value of flexible hold locations.
PROSCONS
Same holds as used with t-nuts
Easier to adjust or replace hold
Requires larger holes, bigger hardware
Slower to install anchor cones
ATOMIK - Attaching Bolt-On Holds directly to Concrete (6.2)

Using a hammer drill and 5/8” Concrete bit; drill your hole into concrete or hollow block.

ATOMIK - Attaching Bolt-On Holds directly to Concrete (6.3)

Blow the hole clean, insert anchor cone end first and tap so that the anchor is recessed in the wall.

ATOMIK - Attaching Bolt-On Holds directly to Concrete (6.4)

Insert a bolt into a climbing hold and thread into anchor.
If using a Hollow Set Tool, thread the anchor on to the wrench first before inserting into hole.