About This Product
The RC-5 Guillotine cutter is Champion's most well known tool and the first of its kind. With its origins and proving grounds found in major motorsports rescue operations, the RC-5 easily found its fit in traditional vehicle rescue applications. Renowned for its unique design, the RC-5 is unmatched in its ability to offer close-quarter usage. With only one moving part, the RC-5 Guillotine cutter offers the ultimate in patient safety and protection while exacting precise cutting operations.
Since the day it was first released, the RC-5 has, and continues to produce, a legendary 248,000 lbs of cutting force. To this day the RC-5 remains one of the most powerful rescue tools available.
In addition to its use as an extrication tool, the RC-5 is an excellent tech rescue adjunct. When equipped with the field changeable crimping blade, the RC-5 is the tool of choice to effectively crimp ruptured pipe where fluid or vapors need to be controlled quickly