A solid vulcanized rubber core with a nylon sheath combined with a unique locking mechanism make this a simple and incredibly fast tourniquet to apply to self or others.
One Handed Application:
What if you were all alone and cut a major artery? You could be opening a box, wood working in the backyard shop, using a chain saw or you're pinned down on the battlefield and a medic can't get to you. Accidents happen all the time. Wouldn't you feel a little more at ease if you knew you could stop a major bleeder all by yourself quickly?
Use Under Stress:
The R.A.T.S. Tourniquet was designed specifically for high stress situations. Whether you're new to the medical scene, in the dark or maybe there is a major battle around you, our 5 simple steps to stop bleeding will work for you.
We use only the best materials. We've been in pretty tough situations and know that only the best will work when lives are on the line. The R.A.T.S. Tourniquet is comprised of a flat, solid vulcanized rubber core with a vinyl sheath and a sturdy solid metal cleat.
Jeff has served in the U.S. Army for 28 years and is currently a Master Sergeant (18Z) with the 19th SFG (A) and, in the past, was a Special Agent with the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA). He's been in the toughest of situations and has seen the need for a better, faster tourniquet. Every drop of blood counts when saving a life.