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Day Grab 1000 cm²


The main frame, grab and releaser are manufactured from AISI 316 stainless steel with an electro polished surface, with overall dimensions of 70 x 70 x 70 cm. Standard delivery: 75 kg inclusive 4 lead weights.

The Day Grab is highly suitable for taking well-defined samples from hard as well as soft sediments.

Sample volume:
Approx. 15 L of sediment.

Sample area:
1000 cm²

Operational depth:
6000 m (no limit)

Wire recommendation:
Ø6 mm Stainless steel wire, for deployment.
12.300 Day Grab 1000 cm², complete with 4 lead weights and safety split.
12.300 Day Grab 1000 cm², complete with 4 lead weights and safety split.
12.300 Day Grab 1000 cm², complete with 4 lead weights and safety split.

On top of the grab are mounted 4 pcs of lids, (120 x 120 mm each), so you can take out some sample without emptying the grab.

The inner shovel is based on KC-Denmark's Van Veen Grab 1000 cm² design and is made out of 6 mm AISI 316 stainless steel.

4 Lids mounted on top of the Day Grab.

The operational weight between 55 and 165 kg (exclusive the sediment sample) demands winch operation. You can mount a maximum of 22 pcs lead weights, 5 kg each. Standard delivery includes 4 pcs of weights.

The 4 frames can hold a maxium of 8 pc lead weights each (2 on each frame as shown on photo). Each of the two lead weight stations can hold 8 pc of lead weights giving it a total weight of 165 kg.

- Exclusive lead weights: 55 kg

- Standard delivery: 75 kg inclusive 4 lead weights

- Maximum weight: (22 pcs of weights): 165 kg

80.407 Lead Weight 5 kg.
Fully mounted Day Grab with lead weights.

Safety split:
The Day Grab is equipped with a security clip to avoid an unintended release of the grab causing injury.

Can be found here. Right click, "save settings as" (PDF file, 401 kb).

12.302 Safety Split for Day Grab.

Below please see our gallery of our rack with funnel (12.305) for the Day Grab, the sieves are manufactured with a custom made mesh size by request, for more information please read here: 12.305 Rack with funnel for Sieves

12.305 Rack with funnel for Day Grab and Van Veen Grabs.


Description Ordering No.
A complete Day grab consist of 1 pc rack with 1 pc grab of 1000 cm² and 4 pcs lead weights, each 5 kg. Sample volume: 15 L. Total weight of 75 kg. 12.300
Lead weight, 5 kg each. It is recommended to add 2 pcs at a time to keep the balance of the Day Grab. (2 diagonally placed weight stations for the weights.

Maximum mounting: 22 pcs (inclusive standard delivery of 4 pcs).

Shipping weight and measurements
L x B x H: 120 x 80 x 96 cm. Gross weight (inclusive 4 lead weights) 173 kg incl. pallet.