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NRS Standard Rescue Throw Bag

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$59.95

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Whitewater safety is a serious matter. The NRS Standard Rescue Throw Bag is an excellent tool for protecting you and your buddies in swiftwater emergency situations.
  • Rugged Cordura® bag is tough as nails and comes in two high visibility colors.
  • 2" mesh panel for better drainage and reduced dry time.
  • The 3/8" polypropylene rope is yellow for high visibility.
  • The rope has a 1,900 pound tensile strength and it floats for good visibility on the water.
  • A barrel-lock drawstring is incorporated in a flared nylon top for smoother throws, plus easy reloading and closure.
  • An elastic loop and 'pocket' will hold a glow stick or "chem light" for low light rescues.
  • Internal foam flotation keeps the bag on the top of the water where you need it for rescue.
Rope knots reduce tensile strength. for this reason, we make no claims regarding a rescue bag's strength. Maximum load indicated is for the rope alone.

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Rope Length: 75'
Rope Material: Polypropylene
Rope Diameter: 3/8"
Load Max: 1900 lbs. (8.45 kN)
Features:
  • Mesh on top of bag for quicker drying
  • Webbing loop for glow stick

video: NRS Standard Rescue Throw Bag

NRS Standard Rescue Throw Bag (1:22)

Whitewater safety is a serious matter. The NRS Standard Rescue Throw Bag is an excellent tool for protecting you and your buddies in swiftwater emergency situations.

video: How To: Stuff a Rescue Throw Bag

How To: Stuff a Rescue Throw Bag (3:49)

In this instructional video from NRS, we show you how to re-stuff your rescue throw bag so it will be ready to go when you need it most. A poorly stuffed rope bag can not only be frustrating, it can be dangerous. Properly stuffing your throw rope keeps it free of knots and tangles that can impede a swift-water rescue while whitewater kayaking, rafting or canoeing.

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  • NRS Standard Rescue Throw Bag

    Q:

    What rope of standard?
    Asked on 1/5/2014 by moji from Bangkok,Thailand

    2 answers

    • VERIFIED BUYER

      A:

      This is a great throw bag. It's rugged and easy to use. I've had mine for
      several years.

      Answered on 1/6/2014 by Phil from Saint Cloud, MN
    • Staff Reviewer

      A:

      The rope is 3/8" diameter polypropylene. It has a maximum strength of 1900 pounds and it floats.

      Answered on 1/6/2014 by Clyde from NRS
  • NRS Standard Rescue Throw Bag

    Q:

    How much does the NRS Standard Rescue Throw Bag weigh?
    Asked on 4/28/2013 by Terry from United States

    1 answer

    • Staff Reviewer

      A:

      Terry, it weighs 2.2 pounds.

      Answered on 4/29/2013 by Clyde from NRS
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NRS Standard Rescue Throw Bag
 
4.8

(based on 22 reviews)

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Pros

  • Easy to use (12)
  • Reliable (8)
  • Compact (4)
  • Waterproof (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Rivers (9)
    • Day trip (7)
    • Kayak / canoe / rafting (5)
    • Personal watercraft (5)
    • Rapids paddling (5)
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual/ recreational (5)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (20)

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    5.0

    Met expectations

    By Reed

    from Raleigh, NC

    About Me Casual/ Recreational

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Compact Design
    • Easy To Use
    • Reliable

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about NRS Standard Rescue Throw Bag:

        A reasonable price for the features. It throws as expected and appears to be constructed to endure many years.
        I'll likely add the snag plate as I'll feel a bit silly if it is needed later. It would be great it that would be a optional/reduced-price buy bundled with the throw bag.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        4.0

        Great Experience!

        By Sarah

        from Portland, OR

        About Me Casual/ Recreational

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Compact Design
        • Durable
        • Easy To Use
        • Reliable
        • Waterproof

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Personal Watercraft

          Comments about NRS Standard Rescue Throw Bag:

          We took our new throw bag on a float trip to the Dean river in B.C. and it worked beautifully. Rope was easily loaded into bag and deployed evenly. Great product!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          Great Throw Rope!

          By Kayakmike

          from Powder Springs, Georgia

          About Me Advanced

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Reliable

          Cons

          • Bulky

          Best Uses

            Comments about NRS Standard Rescue Throw Bag:

            I carry 3 ropes when intructing, this one is packed in the stern of my boat, it is bulky, but it's 70' of 3/8" rope. It stuffs easily & does the job!!

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            Great throw bag

            By Dog doc

            from Portland Oregon

            About Me Advanced

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Throw Accurately
            • Easy To Use
            • Good Size And Weight
            • Reliable

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Good For Cat Boat Or Raft
              • Good For Ik

              Comments about NRS Standard Rescue Throw Bag:

              It is a bit big for hardshell kayaking but great for IK, Cat boat and rafting.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              Would buy again

              By ls

              from Indiana

              About Me Casual/ Recreational

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Use
              • Reliable

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Canoeing
                • Personal Watercraft

                Comments about NRS Standard Rescue Throw Bag:

                Handy to have in case of emergency.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes

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