Gear beta is always the key to crusing a harder technical route. Don't read if you don't want the gear beta:

At the top of the crack where it opens up there is a beautiful #2 camalot placement that protects the start of the traverse beautifully. Have that puppy ready to fire in. A second #2 helps to make you comfy before you launch out on the upper face. The rest of the gear is standard Gunks rack.