MHK ISDB/Instruments/TRDI Ocean Surveyor ADCP

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TRDI Ocean Surveyor ADCP

Measurement Category: Oceanographic
Operating Environment: Underwater
Version(s): Sensor Frequency (Range): 38 kHz (1000 m), 75 kHz (700 m), 150 kHz (400 m)
Mounting: Downward Looking, Ship hull mounted
Communication Protocol: RS-232, RS-422
Operating Mode: Polled
Power Supply Type: VAC
Power Specification: 90-250VAC, 47-63Hz; 1400 W


The vessel-mounted OCEAN SURVEYOR family of ADCPs are the capable of collecting detailed maps of the distribution of water currents and suspended materials through the water column and along the ship's path in real time over extreme depths. Phased array system allows users to select between Teledyne RDI's high-resolution and longrange settings

Instrument Measurements

  • 3D Velocity Profile (Current)
  • Temperature (Water)
  • Altitude (Position)

Measurement Specifications
See spec sheet for additional sensor details. Feel free to update this field to include pertinent details.

Optional Sensors

No optional sensors provided. Please add sensors.

Guides and Manuals

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Notes, Considerations & Recommendations

Designed to be mounted from a ship. User to supply gyrocompass input or GPS navigation data and NMEA tilt information.

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