The scoop stretcher is made of carbon fiber, which is the king of the new material. It has the lightest weight 4.7kg, but a huge load weight of 250kg. If an Aluminum alloy scoop stretcher can be used for 3years, then carbon fiber one can reach 6-8 years and greater durability against breakage.
The scoop stretcher (or clamshell, Roberson orthopedic stretcher, or just scoop) is a device used specifically for moving injured people. It is most frequently used to lift people who may have a spinal cord injury from the ground, either due to unconsciousness or in order to maintain stability in the case of trauma.