1.5.1.2 Connecting to the AquaVent Wellhead

Note:

See Section 8.2.2 for installing the well cap base and the Support Hanger Bracket for securing the cable when deployed.

 

removing aquavent vented cable storage caps from connectors

Remove the storage caps from the connectors on the Wellhead and Vented Cable.

 

Note:

Ensure you save all the storage caps for future use.

 

Note:

For diagnostic purposes, you may wish to install the end of the Vented Cable with the serial number, to the Wellhead connection at surface

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aquavent wellhead connector alignment position
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Line up the alignment pin and socket.

 

carefully push the aquavent connectors together from the top of the vented cable to the bottom of the well cap

Gently push the Wellhead and Vented Cable together. Twist the cable connector slightly until you hear/feel a small click when the properly aligned connection is made.

 

Note:

Do not twist the Vented Cable when connecting to a Wellhead or AquaVent logger. Only turn the stainless steel coupling.

hand tighten the aquavent cable coupling

Only tighten the stainless steel coupling while holding the Wellhead and Vented Cable still. Tighten the stainless steel coupling until it seats. Do not twist the Vented Cable or Wellhead.

 

Figure 1-12 Connecting a Vented Cable to the AquaVent Wellhead