Welcome To Seismic Source Company

Seismic Source Company is a manufacturer of seismic instruments and data acquisition systems. Its products are used in a broad range of applications: Seismology, Structural Monitoring, Seismic Site Evaluation, Civil Engineering, Gas and Oil Exploration, Industrial Vibration Monitoring.


big bang 100
Accelerated Weight Drop

The Big Bang 100 is the latest in reliable, high speed, low-cost seismic energy production from 3Dg. The system provides for four second cycle time and best in class move up time - cutting costs and improving profits. The FULL spectrum of important highs and LOW frequency signal comes standard. The system includes a NEW shock absorbing latch pin/lifting mechanism and handheld controller with 20 ft of wire for operation from within any tow vehicle. The reliable TWIN 12 Volt DC (permanent magnet motors) provide 2 Kilo Watts of relentless hammer cocking power. The energy is stored in common "garage-door" springs (2) which are low cost, readily available and reliable.




BIG BANG 100 Specification:

Standard Impact Hammer Weight (Dry): 100 lbs (adjustable +50 lbs)

Draw and Release Height: 20 inches

Cycle Time: 4-5 seconds

Full Impact Energy: approx. 7,000 Joules

Grade 8 - Shock Absorbing Latch Pin and roller (save gear boxes)

Dead Blow Hammer - Steel Shot Pockets - standard 50 lb capacity

Energy Storage Spring: 140 lbs. standard "garage door" spring (quantity 2 per system)

LOW System Weight: approximately 175 lbs. uncrated

Dimensions: Height: 56 inches X 16 inches X 16 inches

Power Plant: 12 Volt DC Car Battery (not provided)

Standard Receiver Coupler Size: 2" square tube

Includes 10" Adjustable Hitch Height



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Seismic Source Co

2391 E. Coleman Rd.
Ponca City, OK 74604
Phone: (580) 762-8233
Fax: (580) 762-1785
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