Electrical Slip Ring Model 180

Small but robust. Rugged construction ideally suited for smaller oceanographic and ROV winches. Easily modified to include two-pass fiber optic rotary joints.

For the hazardous area environment, the FO180-X is a fully certified flameproof enclosure.

When underwater operational capability is required, the FO180 can also be adapted for use as a fluid filled pressure compensated unit. Available in both standard “L” lengths or custom designs.


Diameter: 74mm (2,85”)
Voltage rating: 1000 V / pass
Amp rating: 7 Amp / pass – total 100Amp



  • Stainless steel enclosure for open deck use
  • Sealed housing design tested to IP66 standards
  • Can accommodate variety of wire and cable types
  • Hazardous area certification available
    Reliable operation under shock and vibration
    Compact size

Typical Applications

  • Remote operated vehicles (ROV)
  • Winch and TMS applications
  • Industrial machinery
  • Seismic surveying