Model HP-100 Hip Pack Survey Wire Dispenser Farwest Corrosion

Survey wire dispenser with pulsed wire chainer.

The Farwest Hip Pack Model HP-100 Survey Wire Dispenser with Pulsed Wire Chainer can accommodate a 1-mile spool of #30 awg, 1.5-mile spool of #32 awg, 2.5-mile spool of #30 awg survey wire, or 3-mile spool of #34 awg survey wire.


  • Lightweight
  • Rugged Construction
  • Ergonomic Design
  • Survey Wire Tray constructed of extremely high-abrasive and impact-resistant HDPE plastic.
  • Supplied with padded waist belt, adjustable from 32 to 46 inches.
  • Connection cables provided.
  • Fully self-contained and wired for interconnection with the data collector/meter, making the Hip Pack ready for use.
  • Can be used with HS-100 Harness System.
Specifications, Hip Pack

Pack Construction

The pack’s structure provides a reinforced, zipped, reverse-open lid and front-zip pocket for cable storage. Pack is strengthened by an interior liner of lightweight HDPE high-dielectric plastic.


Water resistant 600 DTXP and 600 DTXP rip-stop padded and double-stitched bag.


Interior 7” x 5” x 9.75” (WxHxD)

Survey Wire Tray

HDPE high-dielectric plastic, interior pack mounted survey wire tray equipped with pre-wired 5/8 inch arbor.

Pulsed Wire Chainer

Survey wire chainer mounted to pack’s top lid (see pulsed wire chainer specifications below).

Output Ports

Two (2) rigid mounted output ports on bottom of survey wire tray for wire chainer and survey wire output with ports mounted exterior face of the pack.


Fully wired and ready to use.

Hip Belt

Hip belt is a tightly woven, polyethylene, adjustable field belt with a high-impact plastic quick-release buckle; belt is 2.25-inch wide with DryFlo lining to wick away moisture.

Survey Wire

Survey wire tray and pack can accommodate a 1-mile spool of #30awg, 1.5-mile spool of #32 awg, or 2.5-mile spool of #30 awg survey wire, or 3-mile spool of #34 awg survey wire.


2.2 lbs (weight without survey wire spool).

Specifications, Pulsed Wire Chainer



3.625 inches long, 1.75 inches wide and 1.5 inches high


5 oz



Survey Wire

Accepts coated #30 awg, #32 awg, and #34 awg survey wire.

Pulse Output

Electronic pulse output to data collector's software.

Pulse Output Port

Female pulse output jack-subminiature phone jack; 2 conductor; CLSD circuit; plug 850, 880; accepts a 2.5-mm male jack plug.


No power source needed to operate Wire Chainer

Specifications, Accessories


Cable, Wire Chainer Output

3-pin plug (each end) double shielded, coiled-wire cable (black), with a retracted length of one foot and an expanded length of five feet, is provided for the wire chainer connection with the data collector(located in storage pocket).

Cable, Survey Wire Output

Six feet of 16-gauge stranded, coated wire (red) with right-angle banana plug (each end) is provided for survey wire connection with meter/data collector (located in storage pocket).

Threading Needle

Survey wire threading needle with ½ inch thumb screw with number 56 needle (located in storage pocket).