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Hannay AVF-18 Series

Hannay Reels for Portable Cable Storage

Hannay AVF-18 cable reels are esigned specifically for the unique needs of Broadcast SMPTE, TAC and opticalCON cable (coaxial, fiber optic, video, and audio). For use with 3mm to 9.2mm or larger broadcast fiber optic cable.

Series AVF-18 Reels from Hannay
Hannay AVF-18 Series Reel
Shown with optional heavy-duty, locking caster wheels


Technical Specifications

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Cable Capacity of Reel
feet (m)
Approx. Weight
without cable
lb. (kg)
in (mm)
Tac 4
Tac 12
Tac 12
AVF-18   9250


  1. Specifications subject to change.
  2. For model AVF-18 casters will add up to 4-3/4" to "G" dimension. When ordering casters add "C" to model number: AVF-18C.
  3. Be sure to check dimensions and weights prior to ordering.

*Dimensional weight applies when shipped as a parcel package (via FedEx or UPS Ground).


Hannay Reels now offers Broadcast Fiber Optic Series Reels. Designed specifically for the unique needs of Broadcast SMPTE, TAC and opticalCON cable, these metal reels are lightweight and stand up to everyday wear and tear better than plastic reels.

NOTE: Designed for use with 3mm to 9.2mm or larger broadcast fiber optic cable.

  • Durable aluminum/steel construction, under 25 lbs.
  • Designed for Tactical Fiber and Hybrid Fiber cable types.
  • Quality construction designed for harsh outdoor environments.
  • Non-reflective black matte finish is standard.
  • External and/or internal drum storage with protective rubber grommet for easy access to lead out cable, while keeping dirt and debris out.
  • Crank handle permanently attached to disc.
  • Equipped with cam-lock drag brake system.
  • Frame style with clips allow multiple reels to be stacked.
  • Optional heavy-duty, locking caster wheels (set includes 2 locking and 2 non-locking casters). Specify when ordering, add "C" to model number.
  • Optional pull handle is available (Part No. 9949.0500). Specify when ordering.
  • Equipped with two durable rubber twist ties for cable ends.



Diagram showing the dimensions of a Hannay AVF-18 broadcast fiber optic cable reel.

NOTE: Bolded dimensions are in inches. Non-bolded dimensions are in milimeters.


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