Automated Heavy Duty Height Safety with a Small Footprint

The BTS AirHook Max Portable Overhead Anchor provides a person working at heights an overhead anchor point that is modular and can be moved easily around a site via a forklift. AirHook Max is an ideal product solution for sites where an overhead structure or existing anchor point may not be suitable. Available with an adjustable height of 12m and a reach of 2.3m, the AirHook Max is a suitable fall protection device for a wide range of applications including working on a large variety of earth moving plant machinery, highway and off highway trucks, shipping containers and portable buildings and other plant equipment that may require access and involve working at heights. The AirHook Max can also be adapted as part of a truck loading and unloading process in warehouse and distribution facilities.

The AirHook Max is designed with a minimal footprint allowing it to be positioned close to the equipment being accessed all while providing maximum fall protection for the worker. The AirHook Max can be set-up for use by one (1) person in less than ten (10) minutes.


Product Features
  • Complies to AS/NZS 5532:2013 (Australian & New Zealand standard).
  • Maximum working overhead anchor point height of 12.0m and with a 2.3m offset mast rated for two (2) workers.
  • Set-up and anchor height adjusting is carried out with easy to follow controls.
  • Unprecedented 4 stage telescopic mast, adjustable to 12.0m anchor point height.
  • When not in use, the AirHook Max mast retracts down effortlessly onto the cube base and is securely held in place.
  • The AirHook Max takes around 10 minutes to set-up for use and a similar amount of time to lower the unit after use.
  • Equipped with safety features including lockable Isolation switch, warning beacon and emergency stop.
  • The AirHook Max main mast is raised and lowered using an electric (DC) hydraulic pump and valve assembly with built-in hose burst protection reducing any manual handling issues on-site.
  • High performance deep cycle battery with built in solar charging and 240v battery charger.
  • Multiple lifting points for ease of lifting and storing when shipping equipment around the countryside.
  • Accessories: Inertia Reels, Inertia Reels with Self Rescue Capability, Inertia Reel with Assisted Rescue feature.
  • Footprint of only 1790mm x 1800mm perfect for work areas with restricted floor space.
AirHook Max Line Drawing
The BTS AirHook Max Portable Overhead Anchor


Ultimate Strength Rating:21 kN
Capacity (Fall Arrest):Max. 2 workers weighing not more than 136kg each
Allowable MAF Rating for SRL’s:4 kN
Height:Adjustable to 12.0m Max.
Reach:2.30 m
Foot Print:L: 1.79m x W: 1.80m
Weight:4,162 kg
Anchorage type:Limited Free Fall


Any worker using this equipment must receive appropriate training from their employer on all equipment involved prior to operating. All users must read and fully understand the product manual and any other instruction manual(s) relating to the system being used, or have the instructions fully explained to them before using this equipment.
In addition to training specific to this equipment, all users must be properly trained in the use of any accessories used with the system, as well as fall protection, confined space safety and any other applicable training related to the work being performed, in compliance with local regulations.
Document training records should be kept for all users of this equipment.

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