sterling rope technologyfire rescue ropes escape & searchFor Best Browsing Experience, Save To Your DesktopSpecialized ropes designed for the demanding andextreme conditions often encountered during firefighting and search operations.High-heat resistantGreat strengthExcellent abrasion resistanceBest performing
Rope ProductsSterling offers two product lines for use in fire fightingsituations: Search lines and Escape Ropes. Our high-heatresistant search lines were developed specifically for theextreme and demanding conditions encountered duringsearch operations. Firefighter safety and survival isparamount for every department, and search lines haveemerged as an integral rescue tool for rescue operations.Sterling utilizes aramid fibers, such as Technora®, inunique constructions to achieve the optimum handling,heat resistance and strength required for these ropes.Sterling’s escape ropes are certified to NFPA 1983, 2006edition and have a perfect balance of strength, abrasionresistance, and handling. Our ropes are designed with atougher sheath and better elongation in the cores toabsorb the impact forces from a bail out. Developmentwork with FDNY led to the creation of the FireTech 32.No other personal escape ropes have been tested asmuch or as thoroughly as Sterling’s products, which iswhy Sterling fire rescue ropes are the most preferredropes by top fire and safety instructors.ESCAPE / Searchescape / SearchESCAPE + SEARCH ROPESFireTech 32• 7.5mm heat resistant/high strengthpersonal escape rope• 100% Technora® aramid kernmantleconstruction• Official rope of the FDNY personalescape system• Heat resistant to 932° (500° C)• Technora allows for better durabilityand longer exposure times• Excellent resistant to abrasion, cuts,and chemicals such as acids and alkalis• Exceptionally high tensile strength.MBS of 5,756 lbs.• Certified to NFPA 1983, 2006 editionfor escape rope.EscapeTech• 7.5mm heat resistant/high strengthpersonal escape rope• Technora® sheath, nylon corekernmantle construction• Sheath heat resistant to 932° (500° C)• Core heat resistant to 420° (215° C)• Technora allows for better durability,longer exposure time to direct heat• Resistant to abrasion, cuts, andchemicals such as acids and alkalis• Most packable escape rope available.• MBS of 3,912 lbs.• Certified to NFPA 1983, 2006 editionfor escape rope.RIT 500• 8mm heat resistant/high strength searchand escape rope.• Aramid sheath and nylon core• Heat resistant sheath to 932° (500°C).• Nylon core for impact absorption. Heatresistant to 420° (215° C)• Resistant to abrasion, cuts, and chemicalssuch as acids and alkalis• MBS of 5,486 lbs.• Certified to NFPA 1983, 2006 editionfor escape rope.RIT Response• 9mm heat resistant/high strengthsearch line• Aramid sheath and polyester core• Sheath heat resistant to 932° (500° C)• Core heat resistant to 480° (249° C)• Large diameter for ease of use withgloved hands• Very compactable, easy to use anddeploy. Durable.• Resistant to abrasion, cuts, andchemicals such as acids and alkalis• MBS of 6,970 lbs.• Certified to NFPA 1983, 2006 editionfor escape rope.SearchLite• 7.5mm cord with reflective yarns inthe sheath• Reflective yarns illuminate rope whenlight shines on it.• Bright nylon sheath and core withadditional Technora® core strand forheat resistance.• Compactable, flexible, easy to knot andextremely durable• Easier to handle than webbing withgloved hands• MBS of 3,017 lbs.• Developed and selected for FDNY’ssearch lineRIT 900• Heat resistant/high strength search linemade with 100% aramid fiber• Heat resistant to 932 (500 C).• 6.8mm cord with hollow braid construction.• Compactable and easy to knot• Resistant to abrasion, cuts, and chemicalssuch as acids and alkalis• MBS of 4,200 lbs.8mm PER/SafetyGlo• 8mm kernmantle 100% nylonconstruction• SafetyGlo’s reflective yarn illuminateswhen light shines on it• Great handling, durable, knots well• MBS of 3,754 lbs.• Certified to NFPA 1983, 2006 editionfor escape ropeESCAPE + SEARCH ROPES© Technora is a registered trademark of Teijin Limited.FOR MORE INFORMATION VISIT: WWW.RESCUERESPONSE.COMF O R MORE IN F O R MATION, V I S IT WWW. S TERL I NGR OPE . COMFOR F OMORE R MORE INFORMATION F O R MATION, VISIT: V I S ITWWW.RESCUERESPONSE.COMS TERL I NGR OPE . COM
sewn rope ProductsBail outsewn eye terminations(Shown with FireTech 32.)Crosby Firefighter Anchor Hook• Forged Alloy Steel— Quenched and Tempered• Designed to easily fit around pipes orframework.• Tip is rated for full Working Load Limit• Working load limit 1,124 lbs.• Weighs 0.79 lbs.• Length: 6.74”. Saddle opening: 2.14”• Counter-balanced to hold at window sill• Facilitates anchoring from any point in room• Certified to NFPA 1983 — Light-use AuxillaryEquipmentSterling was the first todevelop the sewn eyeterminations for rescueropes. Our unique sewneyes provide a highpercentage of the originalrope strength. They aresecure, yet low in profile,streamlining ropeoperations. All sewn eyesuse the same threadmaterial as the rope.sewn connectorssewn prisiksSterling offers a variety ofcarabiner and claspconnector configurations.Through the use of oursewn eye terminationtechnology we cancreate a high-strengthconnectionpoint utilizingthe connector and ropebest suited for theapplication at hand.Like our sewn eye termination, the sewn prusiks and bound loopprusiks offer rescue personnel high strength, streamline cords tomake rope rescue operations efficient and safe.Fire Rescue Rope SpecificationsRIT 900 6.8mm Aramid 4,200/18.7 0.93 4.0% 420SearchLite 7.5mm Nylon w/Technora 3,017/13.4 1.18 2.9% 3028mm PER 8mm Nylon 3,754/16.7 1.45 4.9% 375RIT 500 8mm Aramid/Nylon 5,486/24.4 1.6 6.1% 548RIT Response 9mm Aramid/Polyester 6,970/31.0 2.1 3.9% 697FireTech 32 7.5mm Technora 5,756/25.6 1.55 1.6% 575EscapeTech 7.5mm Technora/Nylon 3,912/17.4 1.3 5.8% 391Sterling Rope Company, Inc.26 Morin StreetBiddeford, ME 04005, USAph. +1 207 282 2550fax +1 207 282 email@example.comThe Right Rope.