Rescue Rack Descender
(Superior Lowering Control of Rescue Loads)
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The safest, heavy duty lowering and rappelling device. Can be placed onto rope at any point. Friction is varied by sliding easily rigged bars up or down - even while on rappel or during lowering operations. Specially designed straight cut 1" aluminum friction bars help prevent mis-rigging. Extended top bar for quick lock-off. Accommodates ropes from 1/4" to 1 1/2" or double ropes up to 3/4". One person can easily control a 1,000 lb. load on 1/2" rope. Frame manufactured of 304 stainless steel and will accommodate four 13mm carabiners. Special design of the frame distributes the load between both sides of the unit.
• Can Be Placed Onto Rope At Any Point
• Friction Is Varied By Sliding Easily Rigged Bars Up Or Down - Even While On Rappel Or During Lowering Operations
• Specially Designed Straight Cut 1" Aluminum Friction Bars Help Prevent Mis-Rigging
• Extended Top Bar For Quick Lock-Off
• Accommodates Ropes From 1/4" To 1 1/2" Or Double Ropes Up To 3/4"
• One Person Can Easily Control A 1,000 lb. Load On 1/2" Rope
• Manufactured Of 304 Stainless Steel And Will Accommodate Four 13mm Carabiners
• Distributes The Load Between Both Sides Of The Unit
• Weight: 35oz.
• Length: 14"
• Tensile Strength: 10,000 lbf. (Pounds Per Force)
• Brake Bar Diameter: 1" Solid Aluminum