|The supple hand of the EscapeTech rope ( Technora sheath, Nylon core) provides the fastest and easiest horizontal movement through the F4. These components pack down to a very compact size. |
The F4 Escape Systems facilitate fast exits from an elevated structure and feature everything needed for a secure and fast egress.
All systems utilize the Sterling Rope F4 device and one of Sterling Ropes certified fire escape ropes attached to the Aluminum Lightning GT Fireman’s Hook (with wire gated slot) with the sewn eye. The SafeD™ aluminum carabiner securely connects the system to the user with a three-stage auto locking sleeve. The removable captive pin keeps the device orientated for proper loading.
All components are individually certified to NFPA 1983.
This systems features EscapeTech rope and comes with the Mercury Lumbar bag.
The F4 Escape Tech Mercury Escape Kit w/ Lightning GT is a fire-resistant kit that had everything a firefighter needs for Getting Out Fast!
The F4 Escape Tech Mercury Escape Kit w/ Lightning GT includes(image shows solid slot):
The F4's sleek, lightweight design (6 oz) is engineered to allow easy horizontal movement.
- Mercury Lumbar bag: A compact, lumbar-style bag designed to fit around a belt or harness.
- 50 feet of EscapeTech rope
- F4 Escape Device ~ Red
- SAFE-D Three-Stage carabiner
- Aluminum Lightning GT Fireman’s Hook (with wire gated slot) eye sewn onto the EscapeTech rope
The F4 features an auto-locking feature for added security and confidence for a hands-free exit of a structure.
This escape system can be used by all size firefighters. The low profile shape packs easily in many bag styles and is available with multiple anchor options
The F4-50 low-profile bag has 2 velcro straps on the back for secure attachment to all common escape harnesses and belts up to 2" wide.
The F4's sleek, lightweight design (6 oz) is certified with Sterling's escape ropes, such as the 7.5mm EscapeTech and this personal escape system includes 50 feet of 7.5mm EscapeTech rope,
NOTICE:The F4 escape device is only certified with approved Sterling escape ropes. Use of any other rope voids warranty and liability. Qualified training is required.
Sterling FireTech 32™
Here is a video showing this kit in use:
The F4 family of products:
F4 Descent control device
F4 Escape System: FireTech rope with F4-50 Fire Resistant Bag
F4 Escape System: SafeTech rope with F4-50 Fire Resistant Bag
F4 Escape System: SafeTech rope with Mercury bag
F4 Escape System: EscapeTech rope with F4-50 Fire Resistant Bag
F4 Escape System: EscapeTech rope with Mercury bag
F4 Escape System: 8mm PER rope with F4-50 Fire Resistant Bag
F4 Tactical Response Kit: SafeTech rope with black bag
F4-50 Fire Resistant Bag with Crosby hook sleeve
Mercury Lumbar Bag
F3 Descent control device
Tech Extension Lanyard