ReelEasy

ReelEasy

Easy to Use… Just:

 

Figure 1
  • Mount towfish onto secured Power Reel
  • Plug Power Reel signal-cable end into computer
  • Clamp Power Reel onto 12V power supply
  • Lower Power Reel over vessel edge
  • “Free-wheel” towfish to search depth
  • Use simple “up/down” control during search

Features

 

Figure 2
  • Welded stainless steel frame & components
  • PVC spool & pulleys
  • Extendable boom
  • Single-point tie down
  • Padded towfish cradle
  • Roller cable-aligner for respooling of cable during retrieval
  • “Dolly” style maneuverability to & from search vessel
  • “Stowed/ready” upright positioning allows secure movement from dock to search site

EASY REEL Models:

 

“Easy-Reel” (shown)

For up to 200m 3/8″ towfish cable (non-weighted).

-Stainless steel welded frame: 22″ w. x 34″ l. x 28″ h.
-Components of stainless steel, pvc, etc. appropriate for fresh and salt water application.
-Belt drive w/ variable tension.
-Weight: approx. 65 lbs. w/out towfish cable.
-Features “wheeled” portability and “dolly” style maneuverablility.
-Extendable fiberglass boom (extends approx. 20″).
-Cable aligner (manual roller-style)
-Powered by 12v Powerwinch motor w/12′ power/switching cable w/ batter clamps.
-Includes 4-ring slip-ring assembly adapted to purchaser’s equipment with appropriate connectors provided by purchaser. Deck cable from slip-ring as needed but 20′ as standard.
-System is appropriate for specified use with “Marine Sonic” SSPC sidescan sonar system (and others) with spool to accommodate 200m of 3/8″ tow-cable.
-Deliverable ready to use with the installation of tow-cable.
-Custom features at additional cost.

 

Easy-Reel “Magnum”

For up to 300m 3/8″ towfish cable and weighted towfish.

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-Stainless steel welded frame: 22″ w. x 34″ l. x 28″ h.
-Components of stainless steel, pvc, etc. appropriate for fresh and salt water application.
-Belt drive w/ variable tension.
-Weight: approx. 65 lbs. w/out towfish cable.
-Features “wheeled” portability and “dolly” style maneuverablility.
-Extendable fiberglass boom (extends approx. 20″).
-Cable aligner (manual roller-style)
-Powered by 24v dc motor w/12′ power/switching cable w/ batter clamps and 25′ remote (solenoid) switching cable (extendable as needed).
-Includes 4-ring slip-ring assembly adapted to purchaser’s equipment with appropriate connectors provided by purchaser. Deck cable from slip-ring as needed but 25′ as standard.
-System is appropriate for specified use with “Marine Sonic” SSPC sidescan sonar system (and others) with spool to accommodate 200m of 3/8″ tow-cable.
-Deliverable ready to use with the installation of tow-cable.
-Custom features (300m spool, extended cables, etc.) at additional cost.

 

Easy-Reel “Jumbo”

For up to 500m 3/8″ towfish cable and weighted towfish.

Jumbo

-Stainless steel welded frame: 22″ w. x 36″ l. x 32″ h.
-Components of stainless steel, pvc, etc. appropriate for fresh and salt water application.
-Dual-Belt drive w/ variable tension.
-Weight: approx. 110 lbs. w/out towfish cable.
-Features “wheeled” portability and “dolly” style maneuverablility.
-Extendable fiberglass boom (extends approx. 20″).
-Cable aligner (manual roller-style)
-Powered by 24v dc motor w/12′ power/switching cable w/ batter clamps.
-Includes 4-ring slip-ring assembly adapted to purchaser’s equipment with appropriate connectors provided by purchaser. Deck cable from slip-ring as needed but 30′ as standard.
-System is appropriate for specified use with “Klien” sidescan sonar system (and others) with spool to accommodate 300m of 1/2″ tow-cable.
-Deliverable ready to use with the installation of tow-cable.
-Custom features at additional cost.

 

Easy-Reel “Hand-Reel”

For instrument cable handling up to 130m 3/8″ towfish cable.

Hand-Reel

-Stainless steel welded frame: 20″ w. x 24″ l. x 20″ h.
-Components of powder-coated stainless steel, pvc, etc. appropriate for fresh and salt water application.
-Dual-Belt drive w/ variable tension.
-Weight: approx. 25 lbs. w/out instrument cable.
-Cable cleat. (secures remaining cable during operations)
-Spool brake (adjustable).
-Includes 4-ring slip-ring assembly adapted to purchaser’s equipment with appropriate connectors provided by purchaser. Deck cable from slip-ring as needed but 20′ as standard.
-System is appropriate for specified use with “Marine Sonic” sidescan sonar system, “Videoray” ROV system (and others) with spool to accommodate 300m of .30″ tow-cable.
-Deliverable ready to use with the installation of tow-cable.
-Custom features at additional cost.