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Checkmate Rope-Rat



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Designed as an easy to use adjustable work positioning device.
Used in conjuction with a full body harness typically with a waist belt such as a PBH04, PBH05 and PBH11 the Rope-Rat provides additional points of contact when working hands free on structures such as fixed ladders, masts, pylons and telecom poles.


  • ROPE GRAB DEVICE - Lightweight alloy capable of taking a range of connectors to suit your application.
  • FREE RUNNING - 11mm Kernmantle rope passes freely through a locking cam.
  • SPRUNG TRIGGER - The spring loaded trigger allows the operative to engage and disengage the locking mechanism with one hand.
  • KERNMANTLE ROPE - Strong, durable and lightweight, Kernmantle rope will withstand the wear and tear of repeated use over a long period of time.
  • CAPTIVE HOOK - Task specific hardware can be captivated onto the Rope-Rat system to help ensure correct use in the field.
  • CAPTIVE PLAIN END - Terminated plain end to ensure the system can not be disassembled or tampered with usually resulting in components being replaced with inferior parts.


  • Rope Length  - 2.0 Metres
  • Max User Weight - 136kg Including tools and equipment
  • Rope-Rat - Aluminium
  • Trigger and Grab Assembly - Aluminium
  • Connectors (See separate data sheets) - Aluminium, Steel or Stainless Steel
  • Rope - 11mm Kernmantle - Static - (Nylon) EN 1891TYPE A
  • Standards - EN 358:2000

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