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Checkmate FABXR Fall Arrest Recovery Block - 5mmWire/Rope (15m-18m L)



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The FABXR functions as a standard Fall Arrest Block, but in the event of a fall the rewind/rescue mechanism can be engaged to raise and/or lower a fallen worker. Available with galvanized or stainless steel cable or fibre rope made with Dyneema®, up to 18m (66ft) in length. FABXR offers lightweight handling, excellent servicability, and exceptional performance.



  • Galvanised Wire Rope (FABXR-18C) - 4.8mm nom dia., 18m length, 9.4kg weights, 19 x 7 construction, minimum breaking load 15kN
  • Stainless Steel Wire Rope (FABXR-15CS) - 5mm dia., 15m length, 9.5kg weights, 7 x 19 construction, minimum breaking load 15kN
  • Fibre Rope made with Dyneema® (FABXR-18F) - 5mm dia., 18m length, 6.8kg weights, minimum breaking load 27kN
  • Capacity - Up to 18m (66ft)
  • Maximum Arresting force - <6.0kN
  • User Weight - 136kg maximum (300lbs) 


  • External Housings - PC/ABS High strength and rigidity UV stabilized
  • Shaft - Al. Alloy T6 hard anodized
  • Chassis - Hot Rolled Steel, Zinc plated black
  • Pawls - Stainless Steel, hardened
  • Swivel Load Indicating Hook: Alloy (EN) or Steel (ANSI) options
  • Standards - EN 360, ANSI Z359.14:2012 Class B, EN 1496 Class A/B

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