Press Release Summary:
Featuring TechnoraÂ® webbing, Falcon(TM) Self-Retracting Web Lifelines (SRL) have corrosion-resistant internal components, swivel on top that prevents twisting during use, and side payout design that minimizes wear on entry guide bushing and lifeline. Spring retraction tension is designed not to pull or drag on worker. Rated up to 400 lb, lifelines weigh less than 3 lb without carabiner, and include load indicator that identifies when unit needs to be removed from service.
Original Press Release:
New Miller® Falcon(TM) Self-Retracting Web Lifelines Lightweight & Compact
Franklin, PA - A new line of Miller Falcon(TM) Self-Retracting Web Lifelines (SRLs) has been introduced with 16-ft. (6.1m) and 20-ft. (4.9m) working capacities. The Falcon SRL sets a new standard as the lightest (under 3 lbs.*), and most compact web retractable lifeline on the market today. The new Falcon Web SRL line features:
o High-strength Technora® webbing lifeline provides extreme durability
o Corrosion-resistant internal components extend service life and reduce replacement costs
o Lightest composite unit that is easy to handle and transport to/from job sites
o Unique side payout design reduces wear on the entry guide bushing and web lifeline for smooth operation with less drag
o Engineered spring retraction tension designed not to pull or drag on a worker to improve productivity and reduce fatigue
o Swivel on the top of the unit prevents twisting during use
o Load indicator identifies when the unit needs to be removed from service
o Rated for up to a 400 lb. (181kg) worker
o No factory recertification is required** lowering cost of ownership and increasing productivity
* Base unit without carabiner
** Except in Canada where the Canadian Standards Association requires annual factory recertification
Miller® brand products meet applicable OSHA, ANSI, CSA and CE requirements.
For more information on the new Miller Falcon Web SRL, contact your nearest Miller Distributor or call Miller Technical Service, toll free: 800-873-5242 or 814-432-2118, fax toll free: 800-892-4078 or 814-432-2415 or visit the web site at www.millerfallprotection.com.