Orange Blade Tie Down System


Constructed with high visibility, UV resistant polyethylene (LLDPE), these tie downs can withstand the world's harshest environments without scratching the main rotor blade of your AH-64D Apache.  Nothing will secure your main rotor blades better, or is tougher in the field.

  • Designed for the AH-64D airframe
  • Highly visible
  • Durable polyethylene construction
  • UV resistant for years of service in the field
  • Secured webbing for fast and firm deployment
  • Smooth edges for scratch free use
  • Easily fits into storage compartments
  • OBTD1 Includes: 
    • 1 Orange Blade Tie Down (BTD)
    • 1 Red 26 ft. (8 m) Reflective Rope
  • OBTD4 Includes:
    • 4 Orange Blade Tie Downs (BTD)
    • 5 Red 26 ft. (8 m) Reflective Rope
Tie Down Low-density polyethylene
Webbing Nylon
Hardware Aluminum
Rope type Reflective
Rope length 26 ft. (8 m)
Rope diameter 8 mm

Ordering Info

Part Number NSN Description
OBTD1  1730-01-564-8519 1 Orange BTD & 1 Red 26 ft. (8 m) Reflective Ropes
OBTD4 1730-01-564-8510 Set of 4 Orange BTD & 5 Red 26 ft. (8 m) Reflective Ropes
BTDRR 1730-01-564-8516 Red 26 ft. (8 m) Reflective Rope

BTDRR sold separately as a replacement rope.

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