Thimble use with Fathom Tether

Introduction

This tutorial will show you how to install the Fathom tether onto the Thimble, providing a high-strength way to attach the tether to your ROV frame.

Installation

1. Grab the tether somewhere between about 16 and 24 inches away from the penetrator and loop it around a plastic thimble.

2. Firmly attach three alternating heavy gauge zip ties (included with thimble) at the base of the thimble.

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3. Firmly attach the thimble to your vehicle using at least two heavy gauge zip ties.