Skedco now offers the patented AustriAlpin Cobra quick-release buckles on the Sked stretcher. These lightweight aluminum side-release buckles are dependable and strong enough to meet the needs of securing a patient into a Sked stretcher without the danger of breakage. The buckles are rated at 3,000 lbs. and are difficult to release while under tension. By using the Cobra buckle system, you will no longer have to weave the webbing through the buckles when packaging a patient, therefore patient packaging is often done in about half of the time as when using the original steel buckles.
- Cobra buckle system eliminates need to weave web through buckles when packaging a patient, often cutting loading time in half
- Lightweight side-release buckles rated at 13.3 kN (3000 lbf) and difficult to release under tension