Lifting and Lowering Kit

Basic kit for hauling and lowering by hand. Can be used for raising, lowering or positioning loads.

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The lifting and lowering kit is designed to lift small loads and is ideally suited to the renewables, construction and telecoms industries.

The lifting and lowering kit comes complete with:

  • TORNADO lifting device
  • 11 mm diameter rope with sewn terminations for safety & strength
  • Double locking large hook for ease of load attachment
  • Durable, load rated 30L KARI transport bag (B30) with shoulder straps and roll top closure. (WLL 18kg)
  • 60cm protected sling
  • CONTRACT Screwgate steel oval karabiner to attach to anchor points

TORNADO lifting device functions as a pulley when lifting for minimum friction. Provides friction for controlled lowering, simply tilt the device to lower. Locks if released when lifting or lowering.

See Technical Information Note for more detail on how to use the TORNADO.

Comes complete with our versatile KARI transport bag (B30 – WLL 18kg). heightec’s KARI bag range is tough, waterproof and suitable for storage and hauling. Designed specifically for work at height and rescue, the KARI transport bag range brings all the features of traditional dry bags but with increased protection. Different styles available for different functions – personal kits, rescue systems, rope, tool bags etc. View the full range here.

Commodity Code: N/A

Country of Origin: UK

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D701 Tornado detail


  • TORNADO alloy lifting device
  • Double locking large hook for ease of load attachment
  • Durable, load rated 30L KARI transport bag (B30)
  • Protected sling


Sizing: 50m
Material: Stainless steel device, nylon rope
Loading: 50kg SWL
Weight: 6.3 kg
Conformity: Various EN Approvals