Back-Up Devices / Type-1 Fall Arrest Devices

 Singing Rock “Locker” ($157.50 + GST)

Guided type fall arrester and work positioning device

  • Designed for 11mm Kernmantle ropes
  • Parking cam for blocking in required position
  • System of releasing Locker when loaded
  • unique production number
  • Made to both EN-353.2 & EN-358 standards. So designed as both a shock-absorbing fall arrest device, and to work with a work positioning belt system.
  • Will slip on a rope until the ultimate force is below 4kN. Requires no other shock-absorbing devices in the system.

NRK Rope-Grab ($98.50 + GST)

Guided type fall arrester and work positioning device

  • Designed for 11mm – 13mm Kernmantle Ropes.
  • Made to both EN-353.2 & EN-358 standards. So designed as both a shock-absorbing fall arrest device, and to work with a work positioning belt system.
  • Will slip on a rope until the ultimate force is below 4kN. Requires no other shock-absorbing devices in the system.
  • Shaped cam to make it easier to move with your thumb when descending a ladder or suchlike.
  • Simple push-pin double-action to open or close onto the rope.

Petzl Rescucender ($202.50 + GST)

  • Designed for use in haul systems as a tractor or progress capture device
  • Simple to use, and ergonomic:
  • openable cam allows installation or removal of the rope clamp at any point on the rope
  • independent safety catches on each side of the device allow easy opening while reducing the risk of accidental opening. These safety catches are equipped with indicators that show when they are unlocked.
  • cam integrated into frame of device for ease of handling
  • Made to EN-567 & EN-12841 & NFPA 1983
  • Will slip on a rope until the ultimate force is below 4kN. Requires no other shock-absorbing devices in the system.
  • By far, the easiest to use rope-grab on the market today, but for that, it isn’t the cheapest either.

Petzl ASAP-20 ($413.00 + GST)

  • Constant fall protection: – arrests falls, slides, and uncontrolled descents – works on vertical or angled rope – locks on the rope even if grabbed during the fall
  • Simple to use, and effective: – moves up or down the rope, without any manual manipulation of the device – easy to install and remove at any point on the rope – it can be used with an energy absorber to work at a distance from the rope: the ASAP’SORBER European version or ASAP’SORBER AXESS allows uses of up to 250 kg in two-person rescue situations
  • Comes with a OK TRIACT-LOCK automatic locking carabiner
  • Made to EN-353.2 & EN-12841. Requires the short shock-absorber to ensure fall force is reduced, and no damage is done to the rope during arrest.

ASAP Lock-20 ($499.00 + GST)

  • Constant fall protection: – arrests falls, slides, and uncontrolled descents – works on vertical or angled rope – locks on the rope even if grabbed during the fall
  • Integrated locking function allows the user to immobilize the device in order to reduce the length of a fall. In case of a strong wind, this function also prevents the rope from being blown upward.
  • Simple to use, and effective: – moves up or down the rope, without any manual manipulation of the device – easy to install and remove at any point on the rope – connection arm makes the system loss-resistant when passing intermediate anchors
  • Made to EN-353.2 & EN-12841. Requires the short shock-absorber to ensure fall force is reduced, and no damage is done to the rope during arrest.

Inertia Reels / Type-2 Fall Arrest Devices

Haru Inertia Reels ($199.00 – $749.00 + GST)

  • Retractable Lanyards (Inertia Reels) ranging in length from 3.5m – 20m
  • Swivel-attachment to allow the device to rotate as reuqired
  • Built-in “fall indicators” to ensure they are removed from service if a shock-loading has occurred from a fall
  • Made to EN-360