FDNY Large Area Search Kit


Tools for high-hazard search situations

Active slide of FDNY Large Area Search Kit


Tools for high-hazard search situations


Search kits are an integral tool for fire departments performing large area search. The newest kit, the FDNY Search Kit, was built to the exacting specifications of FDNY. This large area search kit comes with conical distance indicators every 25 feet to indicate distance and direction to the exit. The 200 feet of rope is package in a sturdy vinyl bag with quick release shoulder strap and has a large snaphook sewn to the end for easy attachment to a stationary object. 

FDNY Search Kit includes:

  • 200’ of 7.5 mm SearchLite with reflective tracers and a nylon/Technora core with heat-resistant directional cones every 25'
  • Locking double action Aluminum Swivel Snaphook
  • Vinyl search bag with quick release buckle

⚠️ Warning.  This product can expose you to chemicals including Nickel Hydroxide, which is known to the state of California to cause cancer. For more information, go to