By CMC

In this quick-response “Hasty Video,” CMC Rescue discusses the uses and applications of a 3-on-2 Prusik Hitch (versus a 3-on-3), in response to questions posed on the below knot video “3-on-2 Prusik Hitch” from the “Learn Your Knots” series on YouTube and the CMC Rescue Command Post Blog.

Featured Gear

$20

Sewn-Loop Prusiks

Years of development, testing and fine tuning has made our Prusik cord a preferred choice by rescue
$15-$20

AZTEK Bound-Loop Prusiks and Purcells

Years of development, testing and fine tuning has made our sewn Prusiks, Purcells and cord a preferr
$1.14-$85

AZTEK PROSERIES® CORD

New! The working line for the AZTEK system must be strong, perform well with small diameter Prusi
$1.40-$1.61

Static-Pro™ Lifeline

An extremely low-stretch kernmantle rescue lifeline constructed of 100% High Tenacity Polyester (HTP
$2.39

Fire Escape Web

We developed our new Fire Escape Web at the request of firefighters looking for a more compact, ligh
$1.25-$2.18

CMC Lifeline™

Featuring the optimum balance of strength, handling, and durability with minimum sheath slippage, th
$2.35

ProSeries® Escape Line

Constructed of 100% Technora® fiber for high strength, abrasion resistance and durability when expo
$1.04-$1.61

New England Ropes KM III

A superior handling rescue rope, New England Ropes KM III static kernmantle rope features composite
$1.14

Escape Line

Based on the proven design of New England KM III Rescue Rope, this low-stretch 8.5-mm kernmantle esc
$0.49-$136.50

Tubular Web

ALL ONE-INCH WEB IS SOLD BY THE FOOT. SEE DETAILS BELOW. Mil-Spec Needle Loom Nylon Web After
$0.47-$0.93

Prusik Cord & Load Release Hitch Cord

The most important attributes of a cord used for Prusik hitches are consistency in handling, diamete
$195

New England Maxim Climbing Rope

Maxim was the first American-made kernmantle climbing rope to receive UIAA Certification. Made using
$20

AZ Bound-Loop Prusiks

Years of development, testing and fine tuning has made our Prusik cord a preferred choice by rescue
$0.58

Flat Web

SOLD BY THE FOOT. We've been using our one-inch flat web in our rescue classes for several years and