Release link for use with AR-60-E acoustic release. Highly corrosion resistant release link for use with AR-60-E acoustic release. Release hoops made with high nickel content metal wire. More robust than the LKH-162, LKH-262, and the new LKH-172-Ni but uses more battery energy and takes longer to release.
Load limit: 200 lb (91 kg) plus 100 lb (45 kg) surges. Load should be on axis if surging.
Hoop size: Large enough to pass a 1/8 inch diameter line.
Wire metal: Proprietary, highly corrosion resistant.
Use: Replaceable release link for use with AR-60-E acoustic release.
Method of release: Electrolytic erosion of metal at exposed points.
Hoop construction wire diameter (excluding paint): 0.045 inch (1.14 mm)
Release Times: 6 minute @ 21°C (70°F); 10 minute @ 5°C (41°F); 15 minute @ 0°C (32°F)