GeoShot Technical


Detonator Shell


Detonator Strength

8D (I.M.E.:#12) Strength

Detonator Configuration

Shrink wrapped Coil

Down line wire type

Copper, 2-wire

Wire insulation

LDPE (Low Density Poly Ethylene)

Cable colour


Cable diameter



Rugged and water resistant

Connection method


Delay Time

Instantaneous from coded signal via SIU and Blast Command

Tensile Strength

>250 N / 56 lbs


Maximum Number of Detonators

16 per shotpoint (8 Tagged)

Maximum Lead-in wire

Should not be less than 31m / 100ft

Maximum number of taggers per blast site


Maximum number of Tagged detonators that can initiated on 1 blast


Maximum number of untagged detonators that can initiated on 1 blast


Maximum number of dets that can be tagged per tagger per blast site

16 000

Maximum shotpoints per tagger CE3

8 000

Maximum shotpoints per tagger CE4

100 000

*Dependant on shot layout, please refer to training manual before use.

Our Products

DetNet has designed, developed and commercialized a reliable and robust range of electronic detonators, control equipment and software to ensure that its technologies continually deliver tangible value to mining operations around the globe.

Currently DetNet offers seven product lines, namely: DigiShot; DigiShot Plus; HotShot; BlastWeb; SmartShotViewShot and GeoShot.

These products allow users to choose the appropriate mix of flexibility, features and value in their electronic initiation system that most suit their needs.

The product offering includes:

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SmartShotThe SmartShot electronic initiation system is a fully programmable and innovative advance in technology, enabling users to achieve accurate timing benefits

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GeoShotThe GeoShot™ Seismic electronic initiation system provides an electronic solution for seismic applications where highly accurate timing, positional information, quick deployment  and robust downline wires are required.

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QuickShotThe BlastWeb Electronic Initiation system is designed for underground use in all applications. BlastWeb is capable of initiating various types of detonators.

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ViewShotThe ViewShot blast design software package allows blasting plans to be designed and simulated on a computer that can be directly downloaded into the control equipment which enables the user to save substantial time during the blasting process

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DigiShotDigiShot is an easy to use, reliable electronic initiating system for use primarily on small surface blasting applications.

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DigiShot PlusDigiShot Plus is an easy to use, reliable electronic initiating system for use primarily on medium to large mines, where large blasting and remote firing are required.

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