Toolmate Rewinding Tool Tethers


KEY-BAK’s new rewinding tool tether provides a safer work environment by reducing the risk of lanyard entanglement and falling object incidents that could lead to personal injury and property loss. Available with 5lb max work load or 3lb max work load.



17% of workplace fatalities are due to falls, slips and trips*. Don’t let your employees be part of that statistic. Keep work tools safely on the jobsite with KEY-BAK’s new rewinding tool tether.

*according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Durable Materials

The body of the TOOLMATE is made of glass reinforced impact resistant ABS and features a 60” stainless steel rewinding lanyard with nylon jacket that minimizes snagging or entanglement, and has a workload options of up to 5lbs or 3lbs.

Safety Features

To ensure the utmost in safety, we have included a tell-tale in the nylon strap. This quickly identifies if the unit has been compromised so it can be taken out of service.

Third Party Tested

All units are tested and verified through a third party testing facility and they are tested to a 2:1 safety factor.

Technical Specifications

  • Maximum Tool Weight: 5lb (2.25kg) / 3lb (1.36kg)
  • Retraction Force: 6oz. (Does not retract tool, only the tether)
  • Overall Reach: 60” (1.5m)
  • Housing Material: Glass reinforced impact resistant ABS
  • Lanyard Material: Stainless Steel with polymer Jacket
  • Internal Spring: Stainless Steel
  • Carabiner: Stainless steel swivel carabiner with locking screw gate
  • Strap: Nylon Strap with tell-tale
  • Serialized: Individually
  • Third Party Tested: 2:1 Safety Factor

Features & Benefits

  • Unit stays in-line with tool for easier handling and smoother operation
  • Military grade, impact resistant, glass reinforced polycarbonate housing
  • Stainless steel swivel carabiner with screw gate allows tools to rotate
  • Abrasion resistant stainless steel braided cable tool lanyard with polymer jacket
  • Stainless steel D-ring on webbing for additional attachment point


The New TOOLMATE is now available online and through KEY-BAK Authorized Dealers. To find a KEY-BAK Authorized Dealer near you or to become an Authorized Dealer please call (909) 923-7800 or e-mail