APOCOIL Cable Storage System

The APOCOIL cable reeler system stores 400Hz power cables at boarding ridges and aprons by using a motor driven coiling drum. The system is mounted either under the front end of the boarding bridge, on top of a frequency converter or on a support stand on the apron. The APOCOIL is operated by push buttons at the aircraft plug and/or via a remote control panel. Optionally it is equipped with 400Hz power cable and aircraft plug in accordance with customer specification.

The system consists of:

  • aluminium housing with integrated termination box

  • aluminium coiling drum with spiral channel for single jacket cable

  • cable pressure reeler

  • cable guide at inlet

  • limit switches

  • gear motor with brake

  • power transmission by wear & tearless slip rings

  • internal control device

  • soft start /stop device