Provides greatly improved performance over the traditional knotted rope, producing effective snow profiles with minimal effort. The Brooks-Range Rutschblock Cord is virtually indestructible. The large loop handles at both ends of the Cord are easily grasped with gloves.
3/64” industrially rated steel cable with a “Safety Orange” PVC coating
Working strength of about 270 pounds
Rutschblock Cord and Stuffblock Bag can be used as two additional tools: as an aid for emergency navigation in poor visibility conditions and as the bag used in the Stuffblock Snow Stability Test.
Pouch comes with instructions for performing various snow stability tests, including Rutschblock, Compression, Stuffblock, and Shovel Shear Tests.