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Special strut systems
 
  • Extensive and versatile
  • Integrated overload early warning system
  • No negative effects from sand and soil
 

Special applications for special requirements.

As the developer of the world's first aluminium strut system, Airshore sets the standards in this field. Airshore strut systems are extremely robust and highly practical and will protect your team as they carry out rescues in even the most difficult situations with unstable structures or complex trench support. That's why Airshore has been the number one choice in strut systems for over 20 years, endorsed by experienced rescue professionals and recovery teams.


 
Lite Pod

Special light-weight struts with a head attachment and base plates characterise the Lite Pod. As with the regular tripod system, stability is enhanced with a safety chain. The light alternative can also be used to abseil from buildings when special winches are attached.

The set includes:
3 Struts, adjustable for Lite Pod
3 ARL 6" base plates, 150 mm (5.9 inch)
1 Head attachment for Lite Pod
1 Safety chain with quick action fastener

Total set weight, approx.: 32 kg (70.5 lbs)

Load capacity at:
0 - 45° = 4 t (4.4 US tons),
>45° = 1.5 t (1.6 US tons)

 
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  Lite Pod - lightweight alternative to standard tripod   
 
  Technical data  

Load-bearing capacity at max. height of 305 cm (102inch) 318 kg (701 lbs) Safety factor 10:1

Load-bearing capacity at height of 183 cm (72inch)           

454 kg (1001 lbs) Safety factor 10:1

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metrical imperial 
Product
 
Art. no.
 
Height
cm inch
Load capacity
with 4 pins
(2 per strut)

t US tons
Load capacity
with 6 pins
(2 per strut)

t US tons
minimum ground
enforcement

sq. Ft.
Tripod
light
7200011101 183-305 72-121 -- -- -- -- -- --
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metrical imperial 
  Lifting height, max.
cm inch
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In operation...

  • Urban search and rescue (US & R)
  • Gas explosions, fires and terrorist attacks
  • Earthquakes and other natural disasters
  • Construction site and mining accidents
  • Vehicle stabilisation

Good reasons:

  • Extensive accessories for an infinite variety of uses
  • Easy to use without special tools
  • Struts can be extended manually or pneumatically
  • Locking mechanism cannot be affected by dirt and soil

Guaranteed quality:

  • High-quality aluminium and stainless steel
  • Load capacity tested by an independent institute
  • Maintenance-free system with long service life
  • 2-year guarantee
 
 
 
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