Also available on TRGs GSA contract # GS-07F-5698P
"The Patented Military Grabber was chosen by the US Army as it's Collapsible Grappling Hook of choice in April 2003. It was also the hook of choice for the Special Operations Forces Urban Ops Kits!
For 2 years prior to the 2003 contract award, thousands of Grabbers were sold to many US and foreign military forces.
Mil Grabbers can be found in the 101st, 82nd, and 509th Airborne; 2nd, 3rd, and 4th Infantry Divisions, 1st Cav, 10th Mountain and more! It is designed to be used for entry and egress in a MOUT environment and also for trip wires, concertina and minefield clearing!
TRG Military Grabber Specifications Dimensions Closed: 10" x 4" (with shackle extended) Open: 10" x 11" (with shackle extended) Weight: 1.512 lbs Materials and Individual Pieces 3 Tines (Arms): 3/16" plate* with 3/8" stainless pins Shaft: Cut and machined 1" solid rod* Base: Machined 3/4" plate*, secured with a 1/4" stainless pin Spring Housing: Machined 5/8" plate* Pins: Machined (303) stainless steel with 125,000 psi tensile strength Overall Rating: 1880 lbs * 7075-T651 aluminum, Mil-spec black anodized