Offers the opportunity to scale urban buildings from the outside using standard aid techniques. Also works great for many rescue applications including confined space egress and low and high angle rescue. The ladder can be used along with grappling/climbing hooks. Ladders can be linked together to increase length. Made of 1 inch heavy duty low stretch polyester webbing, steps are reinforced with double stiffeners. Built in spreader bar insures that steps remain open without causing foot pinching.