Choice one of confined space tripod for your work site will lost many time. There are many types, brands and country of Origin. Generally, there are only 2 points for your considering.
Criteria for considering
1 – The firstly, always choice qualified confined space equipment. It save you life.
2 – Using demand: There are 3 level below
- a) Simply: You only need a tripod and manual winch.
- b) Popular: Addition some safety function to the winch: stainless steel material, fall protection, auto look, free wheel…
- c) Advanced: Addition equipment for increase safety for your job.
Confined Space tripod comparison table
|Creteria||DBI Sala 8300031||Protecta AK105A & AK205AG||China Tripod kit|
|Brand||DBI Sala by 3M||Protecta by 3M||China|
|Country of Orgin||USA||USA||China|
|Capacity weight||159 Kgs||159 Kgs||<180 Kgs|
|Height after installation||2.1m||2.4m||2.6m|
|Material||Aluminum alloy||Aluminum alloy||Aluminum alloy|
|Weight||~40 Kgs (with winch)||18.2 Kgs||–|
|Safety leg support chain||Yes||Yes||Yes|
|Cable material||Stainless steel||Galvanized Cable||Stainless steel|
|Other function||Free wheel||–||–|
|Weight||~40 Kgs (with tripod)||10.5Kgs||–|