Rescue Seat, MK-III

The MK-III Helicopter Forest Penetrator/Rescue Seat is designed to extract personnel in any terrain. The rescue seat is intended to hoist one person but is capable of lifting three people in emergencies.

LSI Product ID: res-1201-00



The MK-III Helicopter Forest Penetrator/Rescue Seat is designed to extract personnel in any terrain. The rescue seat is intended to hoist one person but is capable of lifting three people in emergencies.

Features:
  • Thick Forest Penetrations - Simple attachment of a weighted slug allows the set to penetrate through dense folliage.
  • Over-Water Operations - A detachable puncture resistant flotation collar provides flotation in all sea conditions.
  • Simplicity - The three collapsible seats are extended or retracted by easy one handed pressure - no latches or levers to confuse the survivor.
  • Retention Straps - Retention straps are provided for each seat and are routed around survivors chest and secured to the penetrator.
  • Maintenance Free - All parts are manufactured with aircraft grade aluminum resulting in minimum care and maintenance.
  • Compact - In the stowed position, the rescue seat is just 9" diameter x 35". The seat measures 25" round when all three seats are extended.
  • Lightweight - The Rescue Seat weighs less than 20 pounds.

Specifications:
  • Capacity:
    • Recommended 1 or 2 persons
    • Max. 3 persons - NTE 600 lbs
  • Flotation Collar, Buoyancy: 30 lbs
  • Flotation Collar, Diameter: 7"
  • Restraint Straps, Capacity: 2.500 lbs
  • Dimensions: -
  • Overall Length: 35"
  • Diameter Folded: 9"
  • Diameter Legs Extended: 25"
  • Weight: 19 lbs
  • Folding Seat Arms: 3 ea. 12" x 3"
  • Construction:
    • Safety Straps MIL-W-27265 TY XIII
    • Corrosion resistant 304 Stainless Steel
    • Electro-coated with a black finish