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Braided Line Measuring Head

Braided Line Measuring Head

The Braided Line Measuring Head is a compact and durable device used for measuring wireline depth and speed.

Application

DataCan’s Braided Line Measuring Head is a compact and durable device used for measuring wireline depth and speed. The measuring head mounts to the overhead spooling arm of a wireline unit. The cased hole version can be run with lines from 3/16” to 3/8” diameter and the open hole version can be run with lines lines from 3/8” to 1/2”. The unit features a hardened steel 2 ft or 0.5m measuring wheel, a digital encoder, and an output for a mechanical odometer. The measuring head connects to DataCan’s Depth Tension Display (DTD) or Linewise acquisition system, with custom cables available to connect to other compatible systems that use a similar encoder. An optional bracket can be installed on the measuring head to mount DataCan’s Inline Tension Device.

Braided Line Measuring Head
Features
  • Compact, Lightweight Device
  • Mounts to Overhead Spooling Arm
  • Measures Wireline Sizes from 3/16" to ½"
  • Mechanical Odometer and Digital Encoder Outputs
  • Connects to DataCan’s DTD or Linewise
  • Custom Cables Available for Other Acquisition Systems
  • Straight-thru Design Eliminates Need for Line Size Calibration or Coefficients
  • Available with Metric (0.5 m) or Imperial (2 ft) Wheel
  • Quick and Easy Side Loading
    Benefits

    The braided line measuring head’s simple, side loading, lightweight design makes for effortless installation and maintenance. The straight-thru design eliminates the need for line size calibration or coefficients and reduces wireline bending, fatigue, and wear.


    Braided Line Measuring Head