The Palm Snake Sling is a 4m length of 25mm Nylon Tubular tape. It has a breaking strain of 10Kn and each end incorporates a sewn end loop so it can be joined with a karabiner. This will easily do the job of a prussik loop and can also be used as a towing sling or an anchor point for rescue situations. It is made from a bright red so it’s easily visible and also so it’s easily identified from the Palm Safety Tape. The small compact size makes it easy to store in the pocket of your PFD. An essential piece of safety kit for all white water kayakers.General Features:
Sewn Eyelet on Each End
10Kn Breaking Strength
Compact for storage
Versatile for a number of different applciations
A large wire gate karabiner that is ideal for white water safety and rescue. It is manufactured from a 13mm anodized aluminium that has been tested to 2200kg. The shape of the karabiner will ensure that the rope will sit at the base of the crab. The wire gate will fully open to give an overall opeing of 35mm. The main advantages of a wire gate over a solid gate is that its lighter, it does not flutter as much and there is a lot less to go wrong with it. 13mm Anodized Aluminium Bar.
Tested to 2200Kg
Shaped so the rope locates at the base of the karabiner.
Bent Wire Gate.
Wire Gate will reduce flutter.
Wire Gate is lighter.
Wire Gate has less to go wrong with it over a solid gate.
Gate Opening of 35mm.
The Whetman Equipment ring pull prussik is a great piece of kayaking safety gear. It is small, compact and easy to store. This features a 6mm cord that is 16/16 polyester braid. The overall length of the prussik loop is 33cm. This is ideal for rescue situations where you want and need a fast and simple method of gripping the rope. This also works well in conjunction with the Whetman Python sling. General Features
16/16 Braid Polyester cord
Marine Grade Stainless Steel Ring
Overall Length of the Loop is 33cm
Secured with a double fisherman's knot
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