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TRDI Workhorse Horizontal ADCP

Measurement Category: Oceanographic
Operating Environment: Underwater
Version(s): Sensor Frequency (Range): 300 kHz (148 - 187 m), 300 kHz-N (178 - 221 m), 600 kHz (60 - 75 m)
Mounting: Horizontal Looking
Communication Protocol: RS-232, RS-422
Operating Mode: Free Streaming
Power Supply Type: VDC
Power Specification: 20-50 VDC


The WORKHORSE H-ADCP is an acoustic monitoring system that "looks" out horizontally from its mounting structure to measure profile of near-surface water currents and optional multi-directional waves. Uses broadband processing to obtain optimal combination of range, resolution, and data quality. Nominal ranges of: 150 m (300 kHz), 60 m (600 kHz), 180 m 300 kHz (N version)

Instrument Measurements

  • 3D Velocity Profile (Current)
  • Temperature (Water)
  • Heading (Orientation)

Measurement Specifications
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Optional Sensors

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