Caiman

The CAIMAN reels are designed for small to medium sized cable requirements; economical, durable and adaptable – these units are ideal for managing tethers on ROV systems, camera systems, remote robotic crawlers, towed sonars and more.


Specifications

  • Constriction: HDPE, 6061-T6 Aluminum and Acetal
  • Slip-ring: 8 Conductor, 28 AWG, 240 VDC/AC (options for higher voltage, extra conductors, fiber optic, etc.)

Capacity

Cable DiameterMax Length
3.5 mm [0.14 in] 580 m [1900 ft.]
5 mm [0.2 in] 280 m [915 ft.]
8 mm [0.3 in] 110 m [360 ft.]
10 mm [0.4 in]70 m [230 ft.]

Options

  • Mechanical level-wind
  • Motorized payout/retrieval
  • Friction brake

Remote Equipment and Advanced Cable Handling