Flying Capstan and Portawraps

Lowering Hardware - Flying Capstan and Portawraps (6 items)
The Portawrap (or flying capstan). These devices are a good choice for removing large limbs anchored from above. Most of them have a working load limit of 2 tonnes,
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Stein INVERT-A-WRAP LD750 Floating Lowering Device
code: FS-SS-LD0750
Stein INVERT-A-WRAP LD750 Floating Lowering Device
£89.00

Stein Invert-A-Wrap is a lightweight and compact rope friction device. Designed to be used in either orientation and has a working load limit (WLL) of 750kg ideal for lowering timber in a controlled manner.  This device will accommodate up to 13mm rigging lines. Fitted as standard with a tree protection rubber which can easily be replaced or removed.

  •     Stein Invert-A-Wrap
  •     Working Load Limit (WLL): 750kg
  •     Maximum Rope Size: 13mm
  •     Style: Floating
  •     Weight: 2.0kg
  •     Barrel Diameter: 51mm
  •     Length with rubber: 210mm
  •     Width: 85mm
  •     Height: 250mm
  •     Finish: Zinc Plated
  •     Serial Number: Individual Numbering
Stein RC-1000 Floating Lowering Device
code: FS-SS-RC-1000
Stein RC-1000 Floating Lowering Device
£144.00£125.99

Stein

RC-1000 Floating Lowering Device - Working Load Limit (WLL) 1000kg

Working ropes can easily be wrapped and unwrapped without removing the RC Device from either its main anchor point or the top attachment point. The bottom anchor point has a large eye to accommodate a choked sling.
The top attachment point can be utilized for retaining the device whilst fixing the base anchor point securely and when used in this configuration slack line can be drawn from the system which reduces device free fall.
 
Allowing for a 4.5:1 rope bend ratio this device can accommodate up to 14mm rigging lines and has a Working Load Limit of 1000kg.
This device has been designed to work in conjunction with the RC-3100 pre-tension pulley.

  • Model Number RC-1000
  • Working Load Limit 1000kg
  • Maximum Rope Size 14mm
  • Style Floating
  • Weight 3.6kg
  • Barrel Diameter 61mm
  • Length 245mm
  • Width 120mm
  • Height 300mm
  • Finish Zinc Plated
Stein RC2000
code: FS SS-RC2000
Stein RC2000
£180.00£160.00

Working ropes can easily be wrapped and unwrapped without removing the RC Device from either its main anchor point or the top attachment point. The bottom anchor point has a large eye to accommodate a choked sling.
The top attachment point can be utilized for retaining the device whilst fixing the base anchor point securely and when used in this configuration slack line can be drawn from the system which reduces device free fall.
 
Allowing for a 4.5:1 bend ratio this device can accommodate up to 16mm rigging lines and has a Working Load Limit of 2000kg.
This device has been designed to work in conjunction with the RC-3100 pre-tension pulley.
 

  • Model Number RC-2000
  • Working Load Limit 2000kg
  • Maximum Rope Size 16mm
  • Weight 6.2kg
  • Style Floating
  • Barrel Diameter 76mm
  • Length 285mm
  • Width 150mm
  • Height 370mm
  • Finish Zinc Plated
Stein RC 2001 Single Bollard Lowering Device
code: FS-SS-RC2001
Stein RC 2001 Single Bollard Lowering Device
£336.00£292.32

Stein RC-2001 is a medium duty single bollard lowering device. Weighing in at just over 5kg, it can easily be mounted by one person by utilizing the top attachment point as a suspension point. Attached to the tree using a specially designed 5m 5t ratchet strap with 50mm webbing and backed up by securing a choked sling to the base anchor point. Fitted with the same diameter drum as the RC2000, this device can be used with working ropes up to 16mm and has a working load limit of up to 2000kg (subject to mounting type).
 

The drum has two sets of rope guide bars specially angled at 45-degrees. Supplied with rubber inserts for use when tree protection is required. This device has been designed to work in conjunction with the RC-3100 pre-tension pulley.
 

  •     Stein RC 2001 Single Bollard
  •     Working Load Limit: 2000kg
  •     Maximum Rope Size: 16mm
  •     Weight: 5.1kg
  •     Weight with Protection Rubbers: 5.8kg
  •     Style: Single Fixed Bollard
  •     Barrel Diameter: 76mm
  •     Length: 185mm
  •     Length with Protection Rubbers: 205mm
  •     Width: 185mm
  •     Height: 325mm
  •     Finish: Zinc Plated & Powder Coated

 

Tree Hog THLD1 Lower-Wrap Lowering Device
code: FT-THLD1
Tree Hog THLD1 Lower-Wrap Lowering Device
£106.80£89.00


Product Description

This flying capstan is a lightweight friction device used to introduce friction in to a rope set up to aid controlled lowering of cut limbs.

Measuring 265mm x 230mm x 75mm and made from galvanised steel, the THLD1 is an economical lowering device, with its main advantages being light weight and ease of set up. Normally attached to the base of the base of the tree with a loopie or round sling, the lower-wrap can be used in conjunction with a mechanical advantage pulley system for lifting and lowering

It has been tested to a maximum breaking strain of 50kN which gives it a safe working load of 10kN.

The device comes in a handy zip-up canvas bag.
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Rigging Winch THLD4
code: FT-THLD4
Rigging Winch THLD4
£1,440.00£1,152.00

Product Description
Winch for lowering and lifting Kit c/w winch and two straps Max rope diameter 20mm Replaceable rubber inserts MBS:30kN
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See also:
Lowering Pulleys
Lowering Slings and Dead Eyes
Rigging Plates
Lowering and Fencing Winches
Lowering Karabiners
Lowering Winches

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