Written and illustrated by Grant Prattley
The Rope Rescue & Rigging Field Guide provides easy to reference practical reminders on essential field techniques for training and responding to rope rescue incidents. It is aimed at rescuers working in the back country and remote areas as well as off road and industrial situations.
Includes information on personal skills, knot craft, communication, roles, anchors, lowering, pulleys, belays, directionals, stretchers, analysis and forces.
NEW in the 2nd edition – most drawings have been improved or redrawn; pulley system – progression from simple to complex, setting back, counterweight vertical; load system – patient packaging without a harness, team based pickoff, stretcher scoop and tracking line.
- A6 sized 105 x 148mm
- Waterproof paper
- 134 pages in full colour
- 200+ drawings
- Published in 2016
- $40 incl gst (NZ)