Reach 5 Mini | RS1-5001 | 5 Function Manipulator

The Reach 5 Mini is a tough and reliable electric subsea manipulator designed for complex environments.  With highly-accurate joint position measurement, and our master/slave topside controller, the Reach 5 Mini is the worlds smallest, smartest, and most dexterous manipulator for the portable ROV community.  A must for operators in the new era of close inspection work and complex intervention.

Validated Vehicle Integrations Proven with Reach 5 Mini

  • Video Ray MSS Defender
  • Video Ray Pro4
  • Video Ray Pro5
  • SRS Fusion
  • Teledyne Seabotix vLBV
  • BlueRobotics BlueROV2
  • Oceanbotics SRV-8

Datasheet: R5M-Datasheet

SKU: RS1-5001 Category:


  • Highly Modular and Configurable – 3,4 or 5 function versions available
  • Master Arm Controller – intuitive operation, minimal training
  • Quick Change End-effector (Options: Quad-Jaw, Pincer, 17mm Rope Cutter)
  • Embedded controllers – no additional POD (WYSIWYG)
  • Adjustable grab force – pick up a sea urchin or cut a cable
  • Active Compliance – enables safe lifting of unbalanced, heavy objects and optimizes stability of the ROV
  • Validated and proven on leading vehicles including Seabotix vLBV, VideoRay, SRS Fusion, and BlueROV2
  • One-click home position
  • Corrosion and scratch resistant anodized aluminium.



  • 300m Depth Rating
  • Max Closing Force: 600N
  • Push-rod axial load rating: 100kg
  • Length: 0.5m
  • Outer Diameter: 40mm
  • Lift at full reach: 2.5kg
  • Water Weight: 0.9kg
  • Voltage Input: 18-30V
  • Power Requirement: 35W Max
  • Bus Control: RS232/485
  • Standard Connector: Teledyne 6 Pin EI(W)-55 Impulse Connector