Wide Open Spaces and Tiny Places – Inuktun Inspects It All

Wide Open Spaces and Tiny Places – Inuktun Inspects It All

Flashback to 2015 -  Inuktun’s CEO and President, Colin Dobell, delivered a presentation at the American Society for Nondestructive Testing (ASNT) conference titled “Marsupial Miniature Robotic Crawler System for Camera and Sensory Deployment in Nuclear Waste Double Shell Tank Refractory Air Slots.” Fast forward to 2017, we are doing it again!

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Far and Tether

Far and Tether

Umbilical. Tether. Cable. Control wire. Call it what you will, the electrical connection to your remotely operated vehicle is, quite literally, its lifeline. And it should be treated as such. Inuktun tethers typically provide not only the power and control signals for the vehicle, but also a strength member that allows for retrieval in emergency situations. Proper handling and storage can prevent damage resulting in costly re-termination or replacement and unnecessary down time. Here we offer a few tips for maximum tether life and reliability.

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