Conterra Scarab Rescue Tool

The Conterra Scarab, a Revolutionary New Rope Rescue Device.


The Conterra Scarab is a small, simple and strong device that can easily perform general rescues, pickoffs, twin rope systems, controlling of heavy rescue loads plus more.  It is incredibly strong and simple to use. The Scarab has two models available to suit either urban or wilderness rescue environments, or where light weight gear is a preferred option.

The Conterra Scarab TI is an ultra light mountain rescue tool. Machined from solid Titanium plate, the TI weights in at just 185g.

The TI’s brother, the Conterra Scarab FR is an ultra versatile general rescue tool. Machined from solid 303 stainless plate, the FR weighs 385g.

Absolutely essential for wilderness rescue applications, some other features of the Scarab include:-
  • Incredibly strong
  • Does not twist the rope
  • Instantly adjustable friction
  • Lower 270kg loads with two fingers
  • Super easy lock off
  • Easy use, right or left handed
  • Single and double rope capable
  • Attach rope without unclipping

Please note that adequate training and judgment are needed to reduce the risks inherent in the use of this equipment. It is the responsibility of the purchaser to ensure that the user is adequately and competently trained in the use of this product. We strongly advise that you do not use the Scarab without first undertaking appropriate training.



NFPA G Rated

TI machined from solid Titanium plate
FR machined from solid 303 stainless plate

TI 6mm – 11mm rope diameter
FR 9mm – 13mm rope diameter

TI 185g
FR 385g

frame and crossbar strength is greater than 40kn

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