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Combat Application Tourniquet (C-A-T) - Tactical Black G7

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Price:
$29.99
SKU:
CAT-G7-Black
Weight:
80.00 Grams
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  • Official Tourniquet of the U.S. Army.
  • Made by CAT Resources, the original manufacturer of the CAT Tourniquet.
  • Proven to be 100% effective in occluding blood flow in both upper & lower extremities by the U.S. Army’s Institute of Surgical Research.
  • NEW Single Routing Buckle for faster application, decreased blood loss, effective slack removal, fewer windlass turns, and simplified training with single protocol application standards.
  • Includes reinforced windlass, stabilization plate, windlass clip and writeable windlass security strap.
  • Open Length: 37.5 in.

 

More Information from the Producer: 

Noted as the best prehospital tourniquet in the February 2008 supplement of The Journal of Trauma

The patented C-A-T® is a true one-handed tourniquet proven to be 100% effective by the U.S. Army’s Institute of Surgical Research. Tests proved that the C-A-T® completely occluded blood flow of an extremity in the event of a traumatic wound with significant hemorrhage.

The C-A-T® utilizes a durable windlass system with a patented free-moving internal band providing true circumferential pressure to the extremity. Once adequately tightened, bleeding will cease and the windlass is locked into place. A hook and loop windlass retention strap is then applied, securing the windlass to maintain pressure during casualty evacuation. The C-A-T®’s unique dual securing system avoids the use of screws and clips which can become difficult to operate under survival stress or where fine motor skills are compromised.

The patented Combat Application Tourniquet® (C-A-T®) featuring the mechanical advantage of a band within a band has been the Official Tourniquet of the U.S. Army since 2005. The innovations in the C-A-T® are protected by U.S. Patent Nos. 7,842,067 and 7,892,253.

 

 

  • 5
    Excellent

    Posted by Lord Lovat on 10th May 2018

    Excellent tourniquet. Easy to use. Very Fast self application (easier that other products) and fast buddy application.
    Perfect packaging and perfect comercial service

  • 5
    New tourniquet

    Posted by arnold dull on 26th Apr 2018

    New in package unused highly recommended

  • 5
    Amazing difference

    Posted by I on 26th Apr 2018

    Recently took part in a workshop and got to try the CAT7 for the first time. It's simply amazing! When other participants with previous gen
    CATs were still trying to get the velcro through both slots I had already properly applied the TQ and was looking at how they were getting along. The speed of application, especially on the leg, is many times faster.

  • 5
    Stringent

    Posted by Oscar on 12th Dec 2017

    Top of the line tourniquet with an easy How-To guide. Worth every cent.