TacMed SOFTT-W tourniquet

TacMed SOFTT-W tourniquet

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A tourniquet is a must-have piece for any first aid kit. The The SOFTT-W tourniquet by TacMed excels in extreme reliability and strength. The machined aluminum hardware can take a beating and works flawlessly in any temperature and climate.

The SOFTT-W is supplied with an illustrated user manual.

We recommend this folding method if you find the standard packing style too "fat": DIY Flat Fold Method for SOFTT-W Tourniquets

Why a tourniquet?

The modern battlefield and mass shootings have shown that the risk of having to amputate a limb because of a tourniquet was applied is not really an issue, while blood loss is among the most common reason for loss of life. This has changed the approach to tourniquets and instead of the last option to treat limbic hemorrhage, they are now pretty much the first thing you do. There's not an IFAK on the market today which doesn't include a CAT.

For more info, here's a clear article with dos and don'ts along with other verified info.

SOFTT-W or CAT?

Both of these tourniquets are superb, but there are some subtle differences. The CAT is a bit easier to use one-handed and lighter (65 g / 2.29 oz). The SOFTT-W is extremely durable an can be easily buckled on or off. It's also a bit heavier (110 g / 3.88 oz) but folds into a flatter package for easy carry.

The CAT is often preferred for personal use as a part of an IFAK whilst the SOFTT-W is better suited for CLS and medic use. Nevertheless, both work perfectly in any role and the most important factor in choosing a tourniquet is probably personal preference!

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I would recommend for a friend

05.02.2018
I would recommend for a friend

08.02.2018 (Edited 23.05.2019)
Käytin SOF-T:ia kaupunkitaisteluharjoituksessa aktiivisesti, ja sama side kesti koko viikonlopun ajan moitteetta ja toimii edelleen. Tämä on tosiaankin taistelupelastajille tarkoitettu kapine - SOF-T ("softi") on vaikea kiristää omaan käteen (tai olen vain nakkisormi) koska se pitää esikiristää vetämällä ja siitä puuttuu CATissa oleva velcrokiinnitys. Softi lähti itsellä pyörimään vedon mukana kättä ympäri. Kahdella kädellä Softin saa kuitenkin helposti paikalleen, ehkä jopa nopeammin kuin CATin.
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I would recommend for a friend

30.07.2019
Awesome, saved my life during my last routine handfight with the town bear.
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