Lot of two North American Rescue Tourniquets. Military issue C-A-Ts (Combat Application Tourniquet) The outer packaging shows slight wear. But these units are new - never used, inside original plastic packaging.
They are stamped with an older LOT date - most are 2009. Despite the expiration date listed, the CAT does not appear to have anything which would deteriorate or be subject to chemical reaction and create a problem for this item.
The CAT (Combat Application Tourniquet is a true one-handed tourniquet proven to be 100% effective by the U.S. Army’s Institute of Surgical Research. Tests proved that the CAT completely occluded blood flow of an extremity in the event of a traumatic wound with significant hemorrhage.