Guardian Fall Protection's lineup of three new self-retracting lifelines (SRLs) include the GR11, GR6 and GR6 Tie-Back. All three models meet OSHA standards, exceed ANSI standards and will be CSA-certified. All three feature HPME webbing which is lightweight and resistant to cuts and abrasion and a minimum web breaking load of 5,000 lb. They are also all 3,600-lb. gate-rated.
The GR11 has a capacity of 11 ft. and maximum arrest force of 1,800 lb. It features durable housing to protect the internal assembly, rubber housing grips, ergonomic handling and impact resistance. An external shock absorber is designed to minimize arrest forces. Multiple snap, rebar hook options are made of steel or aluminum. The GR11 user capacity is 130 to 310 lb.
The GR6 has a capacity of 6 ft. with a maximum arrest force of 1,800 lb. and a user capacity of between 130 and 420 lb. It's double-locking carabiner has a 3,600-lb. strength gate, durable housing to protect the internal assembley and is sealed and tamper-proof. A fall-indication attachment point swivels 360 degrees and pivots 180 degrees. The indicator displays red if the SRL has been exposed to a fall. It also features multiple snap, rebar hook options.
The GR6 Tie-Back has a minimum fall clearance of 6 ft., an average arresting force of 1,350 lb. and a maximum deceleration distance of 24 in. The GR6 Tie-Back also features the double-locking carabiner, durable housing and a load-bearing steel chassis with a structural metallic core. The fall arrest indicator shows if the SRL has been exposed to impact.