Product Info: Ridgegear RGA4H Fall Arrest Block

The Ridgegear RGA4H Fall Arrest Block has the added benifit of an additional steadying handle. The RGA4H is a three way retrieval block fitted with an up/down winch mechanism and the standard fall arrest capability.

In the event of a fall, the operative can be winched up or down to safety. The RGA4H can raise the operative to a safe area if the area below is unsuitable. The man-riding winch function is for use only as a recovery provision – NOT for access/egress. This must be backed up with a seperate fall arrest system, and a rescue/recovery provision that is also seperate to the winch. The RGA4H can provide both fall arrest back-up as well as recovery.

The key features of the RGA4H Fall Arrest Block include:

  • 15m Fall Arrest Block.
  • 5mm galvanised wire cable.
  • Weight 11.6kg.
  • Max. user weight 140kg.
  • Max. force <6kN.
  • Handle turn rtio 1:10.
  • Handle force ratio 1:10.
  • Built in fall indicator.
  • Recovery winch and steadying handle.


See also Ridgegear RGA4 Fall Arrest Block


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