Zip E-Brake

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ASTM Compliant Emergency Back-Up Brake System

Designed for Canopy Tours and other field-fit dual-cable zip line systems, this versatile, lightweight brake shuttle can be incorporated into existing systems. The durable and sleek-looking zip E-Brake is designed to be used as an Emergency Back-Up Brake. Unique in design, it is intended to be installed on the upper cable of a dual-cable system, allowing Primary Brake Systems to be utilized independently on the lower cable. This design creates a redundant brake system operable with a wide array of Primary Brake Systems. 


  • Designed specifically for dual cable systems and small operating spaces
  • Designed for use with 3/8” jacketed cable & 1/2” superswage cable
  • One-piece, solid, sturdy steel construction
  • Sleek professional aesthetic
  • Attachment points allow for use within a variety of brake systems
  • System can be designed with an Automated Counter-Weighted Return System which requires no user input to reset the brake


  • Maximum Rider Weight: 250 lbs
  • Maximum Impact Speed: 25 MPH
  • * Maximum Impact Speeds vary depending on rider weights


To View a copy of our current Zip E-Brake Manual, click here.