GUN Grappling hook revisited V. Will it support your weight?

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  1. Ghostrider4450

    Ghostrider4450 New Member

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    This may have already been covered, but will this piton/grappling hook really support a medium sized man's weight? Ultimate mall ninja's tool. :cool:

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    imperial Lurker | Gun | STI Crew OT Supporter

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    Better question:

    Do the people who buy something like that have enough strength to support and haul their own weight up to wherever they just latched that thing to?

    A round of drinks says... No.
     
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    Im 5'8" @ 160#s and I can mantle up onto ledges twice my height and climb a rope three times the same.
     
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    I would agree with no. As their market mall ninja customers are $300+ lbs lard asses
     
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    it says it's not made to support people. It gives the uses as tripping wires or IED triggers
     
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    i've always thought the mini one would be kinda cool to have

    dunno what the hell you'd actually use it for, though
     
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    Aequitas If it keeps on raining, levee's going to break.

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    Every mall ninja needs a helper monkey.:cool:
     
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    Mythbusters tried that.

    It sucked.
     
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    Emfuser Nuclear Moderator Super Moderator

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    Did you even read the website?

     

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