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SureTrack Climbing & Fall Protection System
High strength aluminum SureTrack Trolley offers quiet, frictionless operation while climbing or descending. The stainless steel spring construction provides quick braking should a fall occur.

The system may also be provided as an integral part of a SureTrack Ladder for structures without existing ladders. This is a low cost alternative to new ladder installation with integral fall protection.

The Miller SureTrack system is a user friendly, reliable means of fall protection while climbing a ladder. Constructed of high strength 6061T6 aluminum, the rigid rail system provides for long term service life.

Features:

  • Climbing protection is assured on vertical, horizontal or curved applications
  • Lightweight, easy to install design; corrosion resistant aluminum construction
  • Ideal alternative to cages, offset ladders and transfer platforms
  • Easy to use for both novice and experienced climbers
  • Hands free operation whether ascending or descending
  • Arrest falls within inches
  • Accommodates multiple users at the same time for increased productivity and ease of rescue
  • Meets all applicable OSHA, ANSI and CSA standards

The system consists of three key components:

  1. Climbing rail that installs easily to existing ladders or step irons
  2. A trolley that couples positively to the rail, yet moves freely up or down
  3. A full body harness and / or body belt

SureTrack Components
Model # Description
8631* Aluminum vertical climbing rail with hardware
8631-U* Aluminum vertical climbing rail with universal rung clamps (fits 1.125" to 2.5" rungs)
8876* Aluminum horizontal climbing rail with hardware
8636* Aluminum ladder with built in climbing rail
8630-1 Trolley for vertical climbing rail or ladder
8630-2 Trolley for vertical and curved climbing rail
8630-4 Trolley for horizontal climbing rail
8641 Removable exension - 48"
8977 Trolley gate
8640 Ice guard
* Must specify ladder rung size, rail length and/or ladder length, where applicable

Miller / FAS ManSafe Vertical Climbing System
Top anchor with in line shock absorber. Reduces the fall arrest loads imposed on the lifeline anchorages in the event of a fall Bottom anchor with tensioning device. Bottom anchor fits directly onto ladder rungs and supports tensioning device. Tensioning device adjusts the tension applied to the system for maximum performance and safety Cable guides.
Provide optimum support for the lifeline along the length of the system
Transfastener:

Unique transfastener smoothly travels the length of the lifeline passing freely through intermediate cable supports, offering continuous hands free operation and fall protection. Attaches or detaches at any point on the lifeline,

The ManSafe system is a unique cable based system specifically engineered for use in a wide variety of vertical climbing applications
  • Durable stainless steel construction suitable for installation in all environments
  • Operation not affected by snow, ice or adverse weather conditions
  • Flexibility of the design allows the system to follow the contours of the structure
  • Supports two workers on a single line, increasing productivity

Applications:

Cargo vessel, Guyed tower, Water tower, Dock crane, Chimneys, Petrochemical plant, Drilling derrick, Silos, Tower crane, Flare stack, Telecommunications tower

ManSafe Components
Model # Description
VL25R 25 ft ManSafe Vertical Climbing System
VL50R 50 ft ManSafe Vertical Climbing System
VL75R 75 ft ManSafe Vertical Climbing System
VL100R 100 ft ManSafe Vertical Climbing System
VLTRS Transfastener with carabiner
All systems include attachment components, hardware, intermediate supports, in-line shock absorber, and stainless steel lifeline.
Additional lengths available.

Miller MightEvac Self Retracting Lifeline with Emergency Retrieval Hoist
The new Miller MightEvac combines the superior performance and reliability of the best selling MightyLite self retracting lifeline with a quick-activating retrieval mechanism for emergency evacuation.

Features:

  • No annual factory recertification required (except in Canada) - significantly long term savings / lower cost of ownership
  • 20% lighter than competitive models
  • Provides quick and easy rescue with a 4:1 mechanical advantage (average speed of 25 ft per minute)
  • 310 lbs. weight capacity
  • Durable, field tested construction
  • Corrosion resistant stainless steel / aluminum components
  • Convenient, heavy duty carrying handle
  • Available in galvanized or stainless steel wire rope and Kevlar rope in lengths of 50 ft, 100 ft and 130 ft.
  • Meets OSHA, ANSI A10.14, Z359.1; CSA Z259.2.2 Type 3; and CE standards

MightEvac Units & Complete Confined Space Systems
MightEvac Units Complete Confined Space Systems
Length of
wire rope
MightEvac Unit
w/galvanized
wire rope
MightEvac Unit
w/mounting
bracket
MightEvac Unit
w/7 ft tripod &
mounting bracket
MightEvac Unit
w/7 ft tripod,
mounting bracket
& manhandler hoist
MightEvac Unit
w/9 ft tripod &
mounting bracket
MightEvac Unit
w/9 ft tripod,
mounting bracket
& manhandler hoist
50 ft MR50G MR50GB MR50GC MR50GCM MR50GX MR50GXM
100 ft MR100G MR100GB MR100GC - MR100GX -
130 ft MR130G MR130GB MR130GC - MR130GX -
Confined space systems also include a pulley, carabiner and two heavy duty equipment bags
For stainless steel wire rope, change the "G" to an "S" in the corresponding model number
For Kevlar rope, change the "G" to a "K" in the corresponding model number
Manhandler hoist only available in 60 ft length

Miller ManHandler Hoist
The Miller ManHandler hoist is the perfect solution for a range of applications including confined space entry, rescue, positioning, and personnel/material handling.

Features:

  • Compact, durable steel construction
  • Smooth, controlled winding action
  • Effortless lifting and lowering with 5:1 gear ratio
  • Anti-backlash crank handle braking system prevents free wheeling
  • Built-in mounting bracket
  • Integral load indicator warns of overloading and the need for inspection and/or service
  • 350 lbs working capacity

Miller Quad Pod
For applications where a traditional tripod cannot be used, the Quad Pod provides an excellent alternative.

Features:

  • Versatile, two piece unit consists of a boom and base
  • Base features folding legs and a wheel for easy transport
  • Boom rotates 360 degrees for maximum maneuverability and features a mounting plate to accommodate entry and retrieval units

Also available with permanent bases for mounting to truck beds or at confined space entrances while transporting the boom between locations

Miller Davit Mounting System
The Miller davit mounting system can be mounted on a ladder (with 12" spacing between rungs) extending into a manhole, vault or tank, and serves as an anchorage connector for entry and retrieval units, winches or other mechanical devices. Ideal for tight work environments where traditional tripods and quad pods are not practical.
The complete system includes mounting plate, main tubing, retrieval unit bracket and pulley head assembly

Miller Tripod
The Miller tripod is the anchorage connector for typical confined space entry and rescue systems.

Features:

  • Lightweight - only 42 lbs high strength aluminum construction
  • Withstands up to 5000 lbs of vertical pull
  • Adjustable legs with integral push pins, ideal for uneven surfaces
  • Independent leg locking feature hold legs securely in place
  • Safety chain and tripod feet with rubber skid pads and serrated edge prevent slippage in icy conditions
  • Available with reflective tape

Miller Confined Space Products
Model # Description Model # Description
Hoists / Winches Quad Pod System & Parts
8442* ManHandler hoist w/60 ft galvanized wire rope 8464 Quad Pod System
8440* Material winch w/60 ft galvanized wire rope 8464-1 Standard Quad Pod base w/folding legs
8441* Material winch w/88 ft galvanized wire rope 8464-2 Quad Pod Boom
Tripods 8464-3 3 ft high permanent Quad Pod base
51 7 ft high strength aluminum tripod 8464-3L 24" high permanent Quad Pod base
51X 9 ft high strength aluminum tripod Davit Mounting System
8847-9** Complete Davit system
8847-8 Permanent Davit system mounting base
* Also available with stainless steel wire rope
** Consists of davit arm (8847-2) base (8847-1) self retracting lifeline bracket (8847-3) and pulley head assembly (8847-4)

Miller Series 70 Universal Rescue System
The Miller series 70 universal rescue system is a lightweight, compact, versatile access and retrieval rope system. Simple, one-person operation, the rope control handle allows th user to easily ascent and descend the rope line. Should an emergency rescue situation occur, a top-side worker may activate the system to retrieve the worker.
Ideal for refineries, grain elevators, subways, fire departments, breweries, chairlifts, window washing, confined spaces, shipbuilding, transmission towers, power plants, offshore drilling and bridge inspection.

The Series 70 System consists of:

  • Aluminum head assembly with roller pulley and anti-reversing lock
  • Kernmantle rope with a breaking strength of 5600 lbs and high temperature resistance to 360ºF
  • Rope control handle with friction locking device and with permanently attached Manyard shock absorbing lanyard
  • Two carabiners
  • Convenient carrying bag

A secondary fall arrest system is recommended

Miller Manual Descent Device
The Miller manual descent device is designed for a variety of applications where smooth, controlle descent from an elevated position is required. The device, controlled by the user, allows for making descent fast or slow; decelerating and stopping by applying slight outward pressure on the free end of the line, and locking in a stationary position for a hands free work environment. The device must be ordered with Miller brand descent rope.

Miller Rescue & Controlled Descent Devices
Model # Description
Series 70 Universal Rescue System
70-100* Series 70 system with 25 ft working length
70-200* Series 70 system with 50 ft working length
70-400* Series 70 system with 100 ft working length
70-500* Series 70 system with 125 ft working length
70-C Rope control handle with attached Manyard shock absorbing lanyard
Manual Descent Device
8113** Descent device unit
8195** Polyester braided descent rope
* Rope length is divided by four to determine maximum working length
** The 8113 Descent Device Unit must be ordered with the 8195 polyester braided rope (please specify length)

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