The Latchways WinGrip is a vacuum anchor fall protection system for use in aircraft manufacturing and maintenance, as well as a variety of other environments and industrial applications.
WinGrip is safe and flexible, it can be used on the fuselage, stabilisers and wings; the system is quick to install, simple to use and is suitable for work inside the hangar and outside on the apron.
•Lightweight and portable anchors which weigh less than 13.5 lbs.
•Suitable for wet or dry surfaces, inside hangars or on the apron
•Easy to install for aircraft wing and fuselage maintenance
•Simple hands-free operation
•Intrinsically safe, and safe to use with fuel tanks open
•Run on compressed air or nitrogen, no electrical requirement
•No metal on metal contact
•Guaranteed safety period for all systems, should an issue occur
•Multiple-user cable based system, single-user anchor, and collective barrier protection options
•Modular system which can be tailored to customer needs and requirements
Markets: General Industry, Oil & Gas, Utilities, Construction
Applications: Working at Heights
The Latchways WinGrip® System, a vacuum-based fall protection solution for aircraft manufacturing and maintenance, can be fixed to wings, fuselage or stabilizers. Workers wearing full body harnesses attach to the system via work positioning ropes, enabling hands-free maintenance access. System is tested and rated for fall arrest, engineered with a safety factor of two, limiting load transferred to the aircraft structure.
WinGrip System at a Glance
• Lightweight and portable, anchors weigh less than than 13.5 lbs. (6 kg)
• Suitable for wet or dry surfaces, inside hangars or on the apron