Multiple use tool. Rappelling, belaying, lowering device for fire and rescue. Unit is easily attached at any point on the line and is nearly impossible to misrig. Large safety ears prevent rope jams and knots. Extra large oval will pass knots in 1/2" diameter rope. Rig point will accommodate multiple carabiners and will allow locking gate of a rescue carabiner to pass through hole. Middle rigging hole allows user to rig unit without removing it from harness. Manufactured of forged alloy aluminum and hard coated for extra long wear. Hard coat will not flake and cause premature wear in ropes. M.T.S.: 8,500 Ibf. Weight: 8.5 oz. Color: Charcoal.
Exceeds NFPA/ANSI/OSHA requirements for descenders.