air force fighter jet refueling using static grounding reel

Mission Critical Static Discharge Grounding / Bonding Reels


Our Static Discharge Reels are used on refueling vehicles and platforms.

The use of our reels is essential to the safe transfer of fuel, by assuring that bonding takes place, which controls static electricity.

It is of paramount importance to prevent static electricity when refueling aircraft, and our products can be trusted to ensure that the refueling environment is of the utmost safety. We are proud members of the National Business Aircraft Association (NBAA) and International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) registered & compliant



  • Totally enclosed, gasketed spring rewind mechanisms for the ultimate in protection from the elements
  • Easily retractable cable
  • Sturdy latching system holds the cable at the desired length
  • Reel construction is of galvanized/zinc plated steel with a durable baked enamel finish
  • All bearing surfaces are permanently lubricated
  • All reel components are treated for corrosion resistance
  • All assemblies are compliant IAW Military Specification A-A-50696.
Additional Options:
  • Stainless steel springs available when specified
  • Variety of cable, end fittings are available
  • Exterior can be painted green, red, or yellow (baked enamel green is standard)
  • Cable, cable clamp, and plug options

Got A Question? Consult our Experts.

Our experts offer a depth of expertise to assist you with all parts of the process. We are ready to answer your questions in a timely manner and will help you define what you need. We produce custom springs for all purposes, and we are here to work with you on any of your customization needs.

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