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IK's ROV operated Hydraulic Wire Cutter (HWC) is an easy tool to install and operate

Cutting is achieved by hydraulically driving a hardened steel guillotine blade through the steel rope. The unit is supplied complete with hoses and manipulator handle ready for installation to the host ROV.

Technical Specification

Tool Dimensions (LxWxH): 330,2 x 101,6 x 127 mm   13 x 4 x 5,1 in
Max wire diameter: 38 mm   1 ½’’
Wire ultimate tensile strength δ: 1770 N/mm2 (Mpa)   250000 PSI UTS
Maximum Working Pressure: 700/70 (bar/Mpa)   10000 psi
Required oil content (effective): 242 cc   8,2 oz
Pressure Connection: 3/8 NPT Quick Disconnect
Tool dry weight: 15,4 Kg   34 lb
Tool operation: Hydraulic (Single Acting)
Model: WCO38