2021 Alberta Outdoor Adventure Expo (03-05 Sep)

ARC OFF-ROAD TRAINING is a training and equipment sales outlet based in British Columbia, Canada.  They are led by an I4WDTA-certified trainer (who is also certified to instruct on the the Safe-Xtract recovery system) and are ASR's exclusive Can

Read More

General Purpose Polymeric Rope Coatings

Rope coatings serve several meaningful purposes, and when it comes to general purpose coatings, we at ASR prefer the performance characteristics associated with chemical-based polymeric coatings - such as the fiberlock variety that we use.  Thes

Read More

Making Rope

This less-than-30-second video shows the major processes associated with making one of the types of rope that we use. The braiders in particular can be mesmerizing! We at ASR typically forego the factory-applied color coating and instead go with a

Read More

High-Visibility Colors

When choosing colors for your rigging gear, does a high-visibility color matter?  It might you are doing recoveries when the sun is down... this is an unmodified picture of one of our "Saturn Yellow" Kinetic Recovery Ropes at dusk, showing just

Read More