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K.E.R.R.

The Kinetic Energy Recovery Rope (KERR) was designed and developed by Marlow and British forces to provide fast and effective recovery of armoured vehicles through the transfer of kinetic energy from the towing vehicle to the trapped vehicle

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The Kinetic Energy Recovery Rope (KERR) was designed and developed by Marlow and British forces to provide fast and effective recovery of armoured vehicles through the transfer of kinetic energy from the towing vehicle to the trapped vehicle. It allows quick and easy deployment for rapid recovery without the need for specialist vehicles.  Manufactured using the highest quality UV stabilised high tenacity nylon yarn for maximum energy transfer, K.E.R.R.'s are specified based upon gross vehicle weight and come with a factory spliced 450mm protected soft eye each end.

Specifications

Rope Diameter (mm) 24 28 32 36 40 48 52 56 60 64 68 72 80
Unit Weight (Kg) 7.28 11.34 14.4 19.8 28.4 33.2 38.6 46.6 50.4 65 89.32 110.32
Min. Breakload (Kg) 12,030 15,800 20,000 24,800 30,000 42,000 48,800 56,000 63,800 72,000 79,500 90,000 110,000
Colours White, Olive Drab, Desert Sand White, Olive Drab, Desert Sand White, Olive Drab, Desert Sand White, Olive Drab, Desert Sand White, Olive Drab, Desert Sand White, Olive Drab, Desert Sand White, Olive Drab, Desert Sand White, Olive Drab, Desert Sand White, Olive Drab, Desert Sand White, Olive Drab, Desert Sand White, Olive Drab, Desert Sand White, Olive Drab, Desert Sand White, Olive Drab, Desert Sand
Lengths (m) 4.5, 8 10 12.2 12.2 13.7 13.7 13.7 13.7 13.7 15 19 21 21
Gross vehicle weight (t) 0.0 - 3.0 3.0 - 5.5 5.5 - 7.0 7.0 - 8.0 8.0 - 12.0 12.0 - 15.5 15.5 - 18.5 18.5 - 22.0 22.0 - 24.0 24.0 - 31.0 31.0 - 44.0 44.0 - 55.0 55.0 - 65.0

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