Palm, HF, Nookie, Astral and Green Slime all provide us with throwbags.
The starting range of throwbags that are suitable for bank to swimmer use begins with the 7m Nookie flip line. For use where you need a greater length of rope we recommend the Mini or Personal throwbags from Nookie (15 and 20m), or a Palm React (12m and 18m).The Bullet (15m) and Alpine Pro (20m) from Palm are superb piece of gear, and can be used in conjunction with the Zambezi Utliity Belt.
The HF Weasel (18m) used in conjunction with the HF Swifty Belt makes it readily available for that urgent moment.Another Fantastic piece of kit from HF is the Compact Alpine (20m). It has a tapered neck with handles that mean repacking is alot easier than most other bacgs on the market.
Astral supply us with a compact flat bag that is available in either poly or spectra. These are ideal for people using the Aquavest 300 as it will fit in the front pocket perfectly.
For throwbags that will be submitted to greater levels of use, maybe hauling a boat from a swollen river we suggest that you should look at the Palm Alpine Pro (20m). Paddlers who are travelling to foriegn destinations where the rivers are faster and wider should contemplate the Canyon Pro (25m)
The HF Equipment Compact Alpin is possibly one of the best kayak throw bags available. This kayak throw line features an ultra tough and highly durable Cordura bag which also has a set of built in reloading handles. The rope it self is 20m in length and 10mm in diameter. This has a strength rating of 1300daN. The base of the bag is padded, it shows the technical specs of the rope and also features an additional carry handle. The bag is designed around a cylinder shape and also features a wide neck opening. This also makes it very easy to reload. General Features -------------------- Rope Length - 20m Rope diameter - 10mm Rope Strength - 1300daN Cordura Construction Cylinder style bag Padded base Carry handle on the base Reloading handles on top of the bag --------------------
The HF Equipment Compact classic is a 20m kayak throw line that has set the bench mark for nearly 20 years! This kayak throw bag features a 20m safety rope with an 8.5mm diameter. This rope than incorporates a breaking load of 1100daN. The Compact classic throw bag features a tough and durable bag which is easy to pack after depolying due to the large opening neck. This is then easily secured by a press stud. Adjacent to the neck strap is a plastic d ring, this is perfect for securing this kayak throw bag into your chosen white water kayak. General Features -------------------- Rope Length - 20m Rope Diameter - 8.5mm Breaking Load - 1100 daN Cordura Construction Cylinder style bag Wide neck for easy packing D Ring for securing into a kayak --------------------
The HF Compact Thirty, a kayak throw bag that's ideal for use on large rivers that are wider than the average UK river. This kayak throw line feature a super long 30m rope with an 7.5mm diameter. The Compact thirty is based around a tough and durable Cordura bag which features a padded base which displays the technical specs. The base of the bag also features a carry handle. This throw bag is easy to repack after use, due to the large opening neck. This neck is then easily secured by a push stud. The d ring adjacent to this is perfect for securing the bag into a kayak. General Features -------------------- Rope Length - 30m Rope Diameter - 7.5mm Breaking Load - 840daN Cordura construction Wide opening neck Neck securing via a press stud Padded base Carry handle on the base Reflective detailing --------------------
The HF Equipment Little Fish is a Kayak throw line that features a very small and compact desigm. This is possibly the smallest and most compact kayak throw bag that we have seen. This kayak rescue bag features a very simple rectangular shape with a very flat profile. The rope is easily packed via the top opening, this then secured by a single press stud. The rear of the bag features two sewn in loops, this enables the bag to be mounted on a quick release waist belt. The rope itself is 7.5mm in diamter and 9m in length. General Features -------------------- Small Compact Design Roll Top Closure - Secured with a press stud Rescue Rope - 7.5mm Diamter - 9m Length Rear Loops - For easy waist belt mounting --------------------
Weight - 1123 g (20 m) 20m of 11mm, high visibility, polypropylene cored rope CORDURA® 500D bag with 420D Polyester lining 10 kN static breaking strength Rope can be removed and used on its own Fidlock magnetic neck closure Extra fabric and stiffened neck to aid throwing and repacking Quickclip clean line attachment point Quick Release and Zambezi belt compatible
The Palm Lightning is an 18m throw bag for kayaking. It features an 8.5mm rope that then has an 8kN breaking strength. The rope is stored in a cylinder style bag that has a large fast pack opening neck. The side of the bag also features eyelets to secure to a Zambezi Line. The bag is easily closed thanks to the Magnetic fidock closer system. The rope secures into the base if the bag and externally there is then a quick clip eyelet. The rope on the other end is based around the "clean rope" principle and does not feature anything. General Features -------------------- 18m Long 8.5mm rope 8kN Static breaking strength 500D Cordura Bag Fast Pack Opening Neck Magnetic Fidock Closure Quickclip clean line attachment on base --------------------
The Peak UK Rescue Line, a 25m throw bag that is perfect for Swift Water Rescue use. This water rescue throwline features a 25m length of 9.5mm floating rope. The rope has an EN 1891 rating and incorporates a 7.5kN breaking strength with a tied figure of 8 knot. If there is no knot present, it will increase to 10kN. The Rescue Throwbag incorporates a very tough 600d polyester / nylon ripstop shell, this is also lined with foam to enhance the buoyancy of it. The base of the bag also has a stainless steel ring so it can be easily clipped to a rescue karabiner if required. General Features -------------------- Cylindrical Design Bag - 600D Polyester / Nylon Ripstop Outer - Foam Lined bag for enhanced Buoyancy - Stainless Steel D Ring on the base of the bag - Large side Sleeve for using with a waist mounted belt system Floating Rope - 25m Long - 9.5mm Dimater - Rated to EN1891 - 7.5kN Breaking Strength when tied with a fig of 8 knot - 10kN BreakinG Strength when not tied with a knot --------------------
The Whetman Equipment Colca, a 20m kayak throw bag that features a very simple and effective design./ The Colca 20m has a large opening top flap so it’s easy to repack, the bag is also wedge shaped so it will throw with accuracy and efficiency. This top flap is easily secured with a plastic clip. The side of the bag incorporates a webbing loop; this also passes through the side of the bag and offers an internal anchor point for the rope to connect to. The rear of the bag comes with 2 fabric eyelets; this enables the bag to be waist mounted on a Whetman Water Belt. General Features -------------------- Rope Kernmantel 16/16 Braid Polyester - 20m - 10mm - 9.8kN breaking Strength Aerodynamic Design - Easy to throw - Easy to repack Top Loading Design - Easy to repack Top Lid secured by a clip buckle Webbing Loop on the lid Side eyelet for securing a karabiner Whetman Waterbelt Compatible - Two Rear Eyelets for efficient mounting --------------------
A compact 25m throwline by Whetman equipment
The Whetman Equipment Orosi, a 15m kayak throw line that is ideal for adding to any kayak safety kit. This 15m kayak throw bag features a wedge shape design, this makes it very easy to throw and repack. Due to the wedge shape it will travel through the air with ease and greater accuracy. The rope itself is an 8mm Kernmantel 16/16 braid polyester, it also floats and has a 6.6kN breaking strength. This bag is versatile and suitable for most rescue situations. The Orosi also works with the Whetman Water Belt, making it suitable for rafting and gorge walkig. General Features -------------------- Rope Kernmantel 16/16 Braid Polyester - 15m - 8mm - 6.6kN breaking Strength Aerodynamic Design - Easy to throw - Easy to repack Top Loading Design - Easy to repack Top Lid secured by a clip buckle Webbing Loop on the lid Side eyelet for securing a karabiner Whetman Waterbelt Compatible - Two Rear Eyelets for efficient mounting --------------------
The Whetman Equipment Patria is a 20m kayak throw bag that features an aerodyanmic deaign so its easy to throw and to repack. This kayaking throw line has a 20m length of 8mm kernmantel 16/16 braid polyester floating rope, this also has a 6.6kN breaking strength. The Patria 20m bag is secured by a simple buckle, the side of the bag also incorporates a sewn in eyelet that's perfect to secure a kayaking karabiner. Whilst on the rear of the bag there are two eyelets, these enable the Patraia to be mounted onto the waterbelt waist system.General Features -------------------- Rope Kernmantel 16/16 Braid Polyester - 20m - 8mm - 6.6kN breaking Strength Aerodynamic Design - Easy to throw - Easy to repack Top Loading Design - Easy to repack Top Lid secured by a clip buckle Webbing Loop on the lid Side eyelet for securing a karabiner Whetman Waterbelt Compatible - Two Rear Eyelets for efficient mounting --------------------
The Whetman Equipment River Rat, a small compact 12m kayak throw bag that's ideal for white water kayaking. The River Rat throw line features a 9mm rope. The throw bag itself is highly visible due to the colour, it is also tough and durable and features an easy access lid. The lid is then secured by a double Velcro tab. The rope comes out of the side of the bag through a eyelet and this enables you to secure it to a kayaking karabiner. The river rat has mounating tabs on the bag to enable it to be used with the Whetman Waterbelt. It can be then mounted either vertically or horizontally.General Features -------------------- Rope - 12m Long - 9mm Diamter - 5.5kN Breaking Strain - Floatable Rope Small and Compact Design Tough and Durable Design Large Opening Neck - Easy to repack Folding Closure Design - Secured by Velcro Works with the Whetman Equipment Water Belt - Mounts Vertically - Mounts Horizontally Karabiner Eyelet --------------------