MHK ISDB/Sensors/B&K 8106 Hydrophone

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B&K 8106 Hydrophone

Manufacturer: Bruel & Kjaer
Measurement Category: Acoustic Noise
Operating Environment: Underwater

Communication Protocol: Voltage
Operating Mode: Free Streaming
Power Supply Type: VDC
Power Specification: ???


The 8106 is a wide-range, general-purpose transducer for making absolute sound measurements over the frequency range 7Hz to 80 kHz with a receiving sensitivity of _173dB re 1V/_Pa. A built-in high-quality, thick-film, low-noise, 10 dB preamplifier provides signal conditioning for transmission over long underwater cables. Calibrated.

Sensor Measurements

  • Sound Pressure Level (Sound Pressure)

Measurement Specifications
Frequency response: 7 Hz to 80 kHz Nominal Sensitivity: -173 dB (+-3 dB) re 1V/uPa

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