FAB15 Fall arrest block, max. 15 meter (49 ft)

The fall arrest block FAB15 offers up to 15 meters (49 ft) freedom of movement to the user and limits braking distance and
fall arrest forces to a minimum in case of a fall.

The Fall arrest block FAB15 with Self Retracting Lifeline (SRL) offers up to 15 meters (49 ft) freedom of vertical movement to the user and limits braking distance and fall arrest forces to a minimum in case of a fall.

Features fall arrest block FAB15

  • Star-series patented and modular appliance design;
  • Up to 15 meters (49 ft) of cable length;
  • Automatic retracting lifeline (SRL);
  • Reduces braking distance (vertical displacement, obstacles!) and fall force to an absolute minimum;
  • Maximum mass (user weight + tools, etc.) = 150 kg (331 lbs);
  • Modular with all HONOR anchor points such as: HONORope® systems, tripod, TwinSleeve® davit, FlangeClamp® and TankClamp®;

STAR-series devices, patented and recognized design

HONOR Safety & Consultancy offers a complete range of 17 different devices for fall protection, rescue, descent, evacuation, winches, climbing wall equipment and fall protection under the brand name STAR-series. These devices developed in-house set a new standard in the field of personal safety.


Self Retracting Lifeline

SRL is the abbreviation for ‘Self Retracting Lifeline’, the English name for fall arrest device; a fall protection device whose lifeline automatically unrolls and rolls in with the movements of the user. It offers optimal freedom of movement with the certainty that, if a fall occurs, the device intervenes immediately, arrests the fall and stops the user within a very short distance.


FAB15 fall arrest block max 15 meter illustration

Technical specifications

FAB15-G & -S

Fab15 devices are available with galvanized and stainless steel wire ropes.

  • Modular quick-response fall arrest brake;
  • Minimum fall arrest distance (braking distance);
  • Very low occurring fall forces;
  • Applied materials:
    Housing & modules: Lightweight, robust Marine-Grade alloy – powder coated;
    Internal components: stainless steel & Marine-Grade alloys;
  • Cable: 5mm galvanized or stainless steel;
  • Snap-Hook with non-resettable ‘Service indicator’;
  • Swivable connection eye;
  • Cable length: max. 15 meter (49 ft);
  • Capacity: max. 150 kg (331 lbs);
  • Temperature range:
    – min. -40°C, max. 55°C
    – min. -40°F, max. 130°F
  • Weight: 9.6 kg (15.2 lbs);
  • Very low examination & inspection costs;
  • Ergonomically designed handle (optional);
  • STAR-series® industrial design;


European patent no: 002503698-001
USA Patent: 23-0825-0576900

Approval according to (CE-0158):

European standards: EN 360:2002
US-Standard: ANSI/ASSE, Z359.4-2012-A pending

Order data:

Art.no: R011.015.000 FAB15-G (Galvanized Wire)
Art.no: R011.015.001 FAB15-S (Stainless Steel Wire)

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