- Full ocean depth acoustic release rated for release loads up to 100,000 lbs. (48,000 kg)
- Robust coding structure operates in worst multipath environments
- Use of unique Nickel Aluminum Bronze and Titanium provides superior corrosion resistance
The 8242XS Heavy Load Release’s command structure is reliable in the worst acoustic environments. The standard system has enable, disable and release commands. Each release has a unique command and no command is re-issued, eliminating the risk of other users operating the system by mistake. After receipt of a valid command, the release returns status information including attitude (vertical or horizontal) and release state (released or not released).
Options available include I/O communications, pressure activated release,external on/off, extended life, and many more.
- Remote underwater acoustic release for heavy loads and deep water moorings