FAQ - A Frame

What is an A frame?

The A-Frame is a transportable suspension frame for aerial equipment such as hammocks, silks, hoops and the X-Fly Flying Pole.

What's in the set?

The set includes 4 telescopic legs with feet, a 1.4m top bar (top crossbar), bolts/pins for attachment, straps, sandbags for maximum stability (sand is not included and must be purchased separately), assembly instructions and a carrying bag .

Not included are various suspensions such as Figure-8 connectors, daisy chains or slings/strops.

How big is the A frame?

The A-frame is height adjustable from 2.45m to 3.48m. The width in the regular set is 1.4m.

Can I widen the A-frame?

Yes. The A-frame can be widened to 2m with the so-called Extended Top Bar. You can find it under the item Accessories.

How much space do I need for the A-Frame?

That depends on how high you set it. Here is a table to explain:

height in mm

depth in mm

Width in mm

square meters

2450

1955

2245

4.4

2530

2019

2318

4.7

2610

2083

2392

5

2755

2198

2524

5.5

2900

2314

2647

6.1

3045

2430

2790

6.8

3190

2545

2923

7.4

3335

2661

3056

8.1

3480

2777

3189

8.9

Can I attach a harness to the A-frame?

A static harness (without dynamic drops) can be attached to the A-frame.

How much does the A frame weigh?

The A-frame weighs 35kg.

What material is the A-frame made of?

The A-frame is made of ultra-light aluminum.

How many people can use the A-Frame at the same time?

A maximum of two people can use the A-Frame at the same time.

How big is the A-frame shipping box?

The A-frame comes in a box with the dimensions L 1600mm, H 250mm, width 250mm.

Learn more about the A-Frame

Assembly instructions (included in the set)

Height table with the different height levels, square meters and dimensions (see also above)

Weight load test with corresponding certificate

Info video with quick setup