Megapod SA 17

Megapod
Ref : SA 17

When it comes to confined space entry / rescue, it is essential that the equipment operates perfectly and quickly. Keeping this in mind KARAM introduces Megapod, a convenient product that provides a stable overhead anchorage point.
The Megapod comes with more widened and fully adjustable Aluminium Telescopic legs for use in particularly challenging area of Work eg. Manholes, tanks etc.

  • The Megapod is equipped with high quality, rugged systems that will ensure top performance when it is needed the most.
    KARAM Megapod is made from Aluminium hence is extremely lightweight and portable, easily set-up by just one worker and can be transported from one work area to another.
    Ideal for confined space entry and emergency rescue applications. Can be used easily with all KARAM Winches and fall arrest devices eg. Blocks.
  • Has 2 auxiliary eye bolts for easy over head achorage
  • Inner & Outer Adjustment can be achieved by Sliding Telescope Legs.
  • The Double pulley system is permanently incorporated in the cast aluminum head of the Megapod, & provides independent passing over of cable from a winch and a retrieval block.
  • Can be used with all the Winches namely PN 801, PN 817, PN 818, PN 818(SR), PN 818(C) & Retrieval SRL’S PCGS 30ft R, PCGS 60ft R & PCGS 100ft R with the help of their universal mounting brackets for winches & SRL’S respectively.
  • This Megapod is provided with Megapod bag Ref. BG 62.

Other significant features of KARAM Megapod :

  • Locking legs
  • Simple detent pin style adjustment
  • Quick-mount mechanical device bracket
  • Safety chain to prevent movement, and safety shoes that incorporate a rubber sole for flat surfaces, and spiked edges for slippery surfaces.
Ref. No Min. & Max. Distance between the Legs
SA 17 (7ft.) 2.8ft. & 4.03ft.
SA 17 (10ft.) 3.14ft. & 5.64ft.
Model Length Adjustable Height Wheelbase Footprint (Ø)ft. Weight (lbs) Max. Load Capacity(lbs) Compliance
SA 17 7 ft 4.3ft. to 7ft. 4ft. to 6.56ft. 42.00lbs 1100lbs ANSI Z 359.1-2007
SA 17 10 ft 7.28ft. to 10.30ft. 5.6ft. to 8.1ft. 52.53lbs 1100lbs
SA 17(W) 7 ft 4.33ft. to 7ft. 4t. to 6.56ft. 42.63lbs 1100lbs
SA 17(W) 10 ft 7.28ft. to 10.30ft. 5.6ft. to 8.1ft. 53.19lbs 1100lbs