Cable Cars for Timber Transport

By 17. November 2019General

The cable cars for timber transport often are erected at exposed places.

To pull the first rope by hand it used to be necessary to cut down trees. By using a drone this can be avoided.

In May 2019 AustroDrones had a mission to pull a first rope of 720 m length. After that a battery-powered rope winch pulled through a 5 mm Dyneema rope.

The time from the takeoff of the drone until the arrival of the 5mm rope totalled up to 35 minutes.