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FAB3W - 3m webbing fall arrest block

Checkmate FAB3W – 3m Webbing Fall Arrest Block

The FAB3W is a lightweight palm size Fall Arrest Block and is so light it can be mounted directly to the users harness via the rear D connector. Also available as a dual assembly for 100% tie off whilst moving between anchorages whilst moving around a structure.

Product Features

  • Top Connector EN- EN:362 alloy twist lock karabiner
    ANSI- ANSI:Z359.12 steel twist lock karabiner
  • Bottom Connector EN- EN:362 alloy swivel triple action twist lock
    karabiner
    ANSI- ANSI:Z359.12 steel swivel triple action
    twist lock karabiner
  • Polyester Webbing Made with Dyneema®; 22mm minimum breaking load
    15kN
  • Capacity 3m/10ft or 4m/13ft
  • Maximum Arresting force 6kN (EN) 1800lbs (ANSI Class A)
  • User Weight 150kg (330lbs) max [EN]
    140kg (310lbs) max [ANSI]

Standards

  • EN 360, ANSI Z359.14-2012 Class A, OHSA 1910.66 APP.C and OHSA
    1926 Subpart M

Dyneema®

  • Dyneema® and Dyneema®, the world’s strongest fiber™ are trademarks of DSM. Use of these trademarks is prohibited unless strictly authorized.

Principal Materials

  • External Housings PC/ABS High strength and rigidity UV stabilised
  • Grips TPE
  • Chassis Hot Rolled Steel, Zinc plated & Passivated
  • Pawls Steel, hardened - Zinc plated & Passivated
  • Bearing Plates PTFE
  • All Fixings Stainless steel
  • Swivel Hook Alloy, Rated to 25kN (EN) Steel, Rated to 40kN (ANSI)

Product Video

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Rapid Lock-on

The brake activates quickly under the acceleration of the user and triggers the Pawl to lock onto the shaft.

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Webbing & Shaft

One piece shaft supports the Dyneema & Polyester webbing which has a minimum breaking load of 15kN.

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PC/ABS Housings with Grips

High strength housings give protection to the mechanical assembly and include TPE grips to both sides.

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Shock Pouch

The shock pouch reduces peak shock loads to less than 6kN and extends to varying amounts depending on the fall conditions.

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Dual Adaptor

A simple coupler connects two FAB3W’s which can be mounted on the rear "D" of a full body harness giving the user two attachment points for greater safety in the workplace.

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Fall Indicating Swivel Hook

The swivel hook includes a fall indicator, which clearly shows if the device has been subjected to a shock load.

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