The REBS Giraffe Tracer Pneumatic Telescopic Pole is a very popular hook and climb VBSS boarding system. The 10/15m carbon fiber Tracer provides command and controllability to the user for a hook set. The hook engagement and vacuum pressure disengagement features ensure intentional good hooks that are ready for climbing. Operated with a simple up and down push buttons, the user has complete control of the system and can fully deploy the hook in 6-8 sec and retract the system in 11-14 sec. The lightweight system can be deployed by one man.