Aesthetically pleasing - D2's yellow tether that powers, controls, and links the ROV to Seirios, is daisy chained to the high tensile strength line that is used to lift and recover D2. The daisy chain releases like a zipper to aid the deck crew in a swift and safe recovery.

Aesthetically pleasing - D2's yellow tether that powers, controls, and links the ROV to Seirios, is daisy chained to the high tensile strength line that is used to lift and recover D2. The daisy chain releases like a zipper to aid the deck crew in a swift and safe recovery. Image courtesy of NOAA Okeanos Explorer Program, Gulf of Mexico 2014 Expedition.

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