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Checkmate FABXL Fall Arrest Block - Wire/Rope (30m-40m L)



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Checkmate Xcalibre FABXL is the largest self-retracting lifeline in the Xcalibre range offering up to 40m. At only 10.5kg(23.1lb) the FABXL is the lightest 40m (130ft) block in its class.



  • Galvanised Wire Rope(FABXL-30C/FABXL-40C) - 4.8mm (nom) dia., 30m/40m length, 19 x 7 construction, minimum breaking load 15kN
  • Rope made with Dyneema®(FABXL-30F/FABXL-33F/FABXL-40F) - 5mm dia., 30m/33m/40m length, minimum breaking load 27kN
  • Capacity - 30-40m
  • Maximum Arresting force - <6.0kN
  • User Weight - 136kg maximum (300lbs)


    • External Housings - PC/ABS High strength and rigidity UV stabilized
    • Shaft - T6 Aluminium hard anodized
    • Chassis - Hot Rolled Steel Powder Coated
    • Pawls - Stainless Steel, hardened
    • Swivel Load Indicating Hook - Alloy (EN) or Steel (ANSI)
    • Standards - EN 360, ANSI Z359.14:2012

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