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It is imperative that when completing any work at height that safety is very much at the forefront of anything that is completed, that is why each piece of equipment involved carries its own importance and responsibility for the ultimate safety of the user. 

The Helixon Wire Rope Fall Arrest Block is certainly a well trusted and respected product throughout the height safety world, offering two lengths: 15m or 20m the user has the option to choose which best suits their needs. 

Fitted with all relevant features to ensure optimal safety for the user this block offers ultimate functionality whilst remaining safe and trustworthy for the user, The Helixon fall arrest block is equipped with a few features to allow the user to easily transport the product (carrying handle) and also features that allow the user to maintain this piece of equipment (window to view internal mechanism) ensuring the block can run effectively and most importantly safely. 

Like any item involved within this industry (height safety) safety is the most important factor and this block certainly does not lack in this department, fitted with a sophisticated internal braking mechanism this block has the ability to greatly reduce the force of a fall to less than 6kN and this particular block boasts an impressive maximum user weight of 140kg! 

 

Easy and simple attachment is available on this unit using the screw locking karabiner meaning this block can be attached with ease, however, remains safe once attached using the screw thread. 

Screw Locking Karabiner - https://www.liftingequipmentstore.com/product/steel-screw-locking-karabiner

 

Once your block is attached you can now safely attach to your harness, using the swivel snap hook

Two Point Comfy Fit Harness - https://www.liftingequipmentstore.com/product/kratos-two-point-comfort-safety-harness

 

The two product links above are products that are recommended for use with this fall arrest block. 

 

With its small and lightweight design, this block is easy to transport yet offers a surprising maximum user weight capacity allowing this fall arrest block to certainly surprises the masses in its capabilities.

Do you work at height?

If you have trust in your equipment it will allow you to complete the job at hand without any worry! Safety is imperative and important.  

  • A sophisticated internal braking system offers a reduced fall arrest force to less than 6kN 
  • Fitted with a window this unit can be inspected easily by the user without taking the unit to pieces 
  • Produced from a polymer casing that offers a high impact resistance increasing the life expectancy of the block 
  • Lightweight block fitted with a carrying handle making this block incredibly easy to transport and manoeuvre 
  • A guide rope is supplied with each block for effective and accurate rewinding of the wire rope
  • The Helixon fall arrest block has a resistance of 12kN 
  • Conforming to all relevant standards (EN360+ATEX Directive) and supplied with all relevant documentation such as certificates
  • The following materials make up the fall arrest block: Alloy Steel & Polymer
  • Fitted with a swivel snap hook with load indicator at the attachment end offers simplicity and safety when connected to the relevant harness 

 

Max user weight (Vertical)  Standard PPE / No PPE Product Highlights
140 Kg EN360:2002 PPE ATEX