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Sterling RIT Response Search Rope

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Sterling RIT Response Search Rope

RIT Response is a 9mm search and escape rope with a Aramid cover and Polyester core. The diameter of this rope makes it very easy to find in low visibility conditions while the colored tracers can be used for directional bearing.

• Certified to NFPA 1983, 2006 edition - Escape Rope
• MBS of 6,970 lbs
• Heat resistant sheath to 932° Fahrenheit
• Aramid sheath with Polyester core Kernmantle construction
• Engineered to have a soft flexible hand for compact storage and easy deployment
• Fits in same space as most 8mm ropes
• Perfect rope for primary search lines and RIT operations

9.0 mm Fire Search Rope

Core/Sheath: Polyester/Twaron®

Available Lengths: 150', 200' | 46, 61 m


Diameter: 9mm

Weight (lb/100"): 4.2lb

MBS Rating (lb): 6,968lb

MBS Rating (kN): 31.0kN

Elongation at 300 lb 1.9%

Extra Cut Length Fee:

(All Diameters) 0-3 = FREE
( 0 - 1") 4+ = $0.75/each additional cut
( Greater than 1") 4+ = $1.50/each additional cut