Grounding reel is used to connect the refueling vehicle to the aircraft and/or the ground while refueling is being performed.
This is done to eliminate the possibility of an explosion due to a spark caused by static electricity. Reel utilizes two internal hub contactors for safety. Contactors are field replaceable. The reel is constructed stainless steel, aluminum and delrin and utilizes a highly visible orange coated stainless steel cable. Various cable lengths are available.
Stainless Steel Construction
Delrin Cable Guide for Reduced Cable Wear
Reel Capacity of 200 ft 1/8 in cable (100 ft 3/16 cable)
Comes standard with 50' orange static cable and stainless steel grounding plug.