Cable Handling Equipment

Cordwheel Storage Reels

The Cordwheel storage reel is a lightweight ergonomic hand held reel used for the deployment, retrieval and storage of cables, optical fibre, hose, rope, tape, and wire. This Australian made and military designed reel is currently in service with the Army, Navy, Air Force and Emergency Services.


  • Spool made from Polypropylene
  • Center Handle and knob made from ABS
  • Stackable
  • Cable retaining points
  • Terminal or hose access points
  • Ergonomic handle and winder knob
  • Size: diameter 35.6cm, width 10.9cm
  • Weight: Empty reel 785g



  • Signals cable WD-1/TT (Don 10): 350m (1148ft)
  • Cat cable: 175m (574ft)
  • Power cable: 30m (98ft)
  • Rope 10mm (3/8″): 50m (164ft)
  • Firing cable: 250m (820ft)
  • Detonator cord: 175m (574ft)
  • Shock tube: 400m (1312ft)
  • Air hose: 20m (65ft)
  • Fire hose (19 & 25mm): 30m (98ft)
  • Optical fibre cable: As Required
  • Audio / Visual cable: As Required
  • Barrier tape, NDT tape: As Required
  • Wire and chain: As Required
#ML4754-YR Cordwheel Storage Reel – Yellow/Red