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Ruslyn Cordwheel®
~ Reeling in Defence

NATO STOCK NUMBER ( NSN) 8130/661533558
NCAGE Code Z04V9
Part Number AUS004754-61 (green/black)

The Ruslyn Cordwheel® is a hand held, lightweight, rugged, ergonomic, multi-function cord wheel used by defence and homeland security for OH&S tangle free handling and storage of cables, optical fibre, detonator cord, firing cable, rope, tape, hose and wire. The Ruslyn Cordwheel is used in battlespace, communications, EOD/CIED, combat engineering, clearance diving, special opps, aerospace, rappelling and fire fighting. The Ruslyn Cordwheel is NATO Codified, proudly made in Australia, and exported worldwide.

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Ruslyn Cordwheel Capacity:

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  • signals cable reel WD-1/TT (Don 10): 350m (1148ft)
  • cat cable reel, ethernet cable reel: 175m (574ft)
  • power cable reel: 30m (98ft)
  • rope reel 10mm (3/8″): 50m (164ft)
  • firing cable reel: 250m (820ft)
  • detonator cord reel: 175m (574ft)
  • air hose reel: 20m (65ft)
  • fire hose reel (19 & 25mm): 30m (98ft)
  • optical fibre cable reel: as required
  • audio / visual cable reel: as required
  • barrier tape reel, NDT tape reel: as required
  • wire and chain reel: as required

Further information can be found on the Product Specifications Overview page.


NATO STOCK NUMBER ( NSN) 8130/661596431
Part Number AUS004754RPR-85 (beige/green)

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The Ruslyn Pack Reel® is designed to be carried by army, navy and air force dismounted personnel. These include combat engineers, search, EOD/CIED, sigs, special forces, clearance divers and aerospace personnel. This small reel is a rugged lightweight ergonomic device that can be operated by a gloved hand in any conditions to deploy hook and line, firing cable, detonator cord, comms cable, rope, wire and cord. The Ruslyn Pack Reel is a small reel used by the military and can be attached to a soldiers webbing or pack carried.
The Ruslyn Pack reel is extremely light and small with no metallic components. As a small reel it is rugged and able to be used with a gloved hand in sub zero temperatures. Used in many countries around the world the Ruslyn Pack Reel is proudly designed and manufactured in Australia.


Ruslyn Pack Reel Capacity:

  • hook & line reel: 3.5mm: 100m (328’)
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    Black Pack Reel

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    NATO Pack Reel

  • firing cable reel (black and tan): 75m (246’)
  • detonator cord reel: 35m (115’)
  • communications cable reel – DON 10 (WD-1A/TT): 130m (426’)
  • cord reel: 8mm: 20m (65’)
  • rope reel – 10mm: 12m (39’)

Further information can be found on the Ruslyn Pack Reel page.