Flashcards in Search Rope Deck (10):
5/16" nylon rope or 7.5 mm kermantle.
-may shrink 25' or more
-distance knots 25'
Distance & directional knots ?
25' distance. Directional 18" before distance except 1st distance
Search rope: officer must decide if members will conduct searches off the rope (out of contact with rope) factors in this decision include? 5 mentioned
CHEVS: configuration, heat/smoke, experience of members, voice contact, size of area
7 knots last at 175'
What hand in contact with rope?
Right going in. & out
How far off ground ?
1' to 2' held taut
In one hand or over shoulder
Under most conditions - search team should be limited to?
3 members. Remaining members at tie off point.
Directional not will always be closer to tie off point OR exit?