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Instrument Mooring Cage


SOSI, Instrument Mooring Cage

Model IMC-8824-5

TThe SOSI Model IMC-8824-5 Instrument Mooring Cage is a structural steel enclosure designed to provide cost effective protection for instruments deployed in sub-surface moorings. The standard galvanized steel construction provides a 5,000 lb. through-frame safe working load rating and assures that the instrument held within the frame sees no mooring or deployment loads. The streamlined cage design allows fishing lines, etc. to slip over the cage preventing damage to the instrument and cutting or dragging the mooring. It is corrosion resistant and compatible with standard galvanized mooring hardware.

Custom built to order, these mooring cages can be provided with a wide variety of internal clamps to suit various instrument diameters and customer requirements. This proven, field tested device is designed to keep a secure grasp of your instrument. The simple open frame design allows easy access, removal or swap out of instruments by simply changing the removable clamping blocks. The minimal thermal mass of the frame also permits accurate moored or profiled water temperature measurements and the light weight design minimizes flotation and mooring line strength requirements.

Thank you for reviewing the Instrument Mooring Cage. Please contact our helpful technical staff if you require assistance with this product. Our team of skilled engineers, designers and trained technicians are ready to assist you with product modifications and solutions to meet your most demanding requirements.

Be it an existing product or a customized package—our mission is to offer innovative engineering, design and quality manufacturing for our diverse and growing global customer base.

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Features & Options

Standard Features
3/8 in. Welded Steel Construction
Hot Dip Galvanized Finish
Various Diameter Instrument Clamps
Submersible Swivels & Shackles
High-Strength and Custom Designs
Anchors & Mooring Lines
Surface and Subsurface Buoys
Options
316 Stainless Steel Construction
Nylon Isolation Washers
Various Diameter Instrument Clamps
Submersible Swivels & Shackles
High-Strength and Custom Designs
Anchors & Mooring Lines
Surface and Subsurface Buoys

Specifications

Technical Specifications
Length: 44.5 in. (Eye to Eye) Safe working load: 5,000 lb.
Width 8.25 in. x 8.25 in. Shackle size: 1/2 in. (5/8” diam. pin)
In air weight: 5 lb.

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