A tourniquet could make the difference between life and death in grave situations. This Voodoo Tactical pouch is sold with the Combat Application Tourniquet, also know as the CAT Tourniquet. The pouch features a hook-n-loop adjustable front closure for a custom fit and a single rear MOLLE strap to attach onto MOLLE gear. It is versatile enough to use on MOLLE vests, chest rigs, plate carriers, belts, and gear bags and compact enough to place in a range of different places. This is a must have for any tactical situation.
The CAT Tourniquet is a compact, lightweight tourniquet that can be self-applied using just one hand. It's windlass system provides true circumferential pressure to an extremity to occlude blood flow in the event of a traumatic wound with a significant hemorrhage.
The CAT has become the tourniquet of choice for many operational groups and is highly recommended by trauma medics. It was proven to be 100% effective by the U.S. Army’s Institute of Surgical Research and was noted in the February 2008 edition of The Journal of Trauma as the Best Prehospital Tourniquet." It has been issued to more than one million military personnel and is NSN # 6515-01-521-7976.
Pouch measures 7 3/4" Height x 2 1/4" Length x 1 1/2" Wide