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C56 Hydrophone

Measurement Category: Acoustic Noise
Operating Environment: Underwater

Communication Protocol: Voltage
Operating Mode: Free Streaming
Power Supply Type: VDC
Power Specification: 5-32 VDC


Cetacean Research™ C56 modular hydrophones are intended to be connected to as many as five other C56 hydrophones (for a total of 6 channels) on a single cable to form an easy-to-use array. They are an inline version of the C55 hydrophone. Broadband frequency range (8 Hz to 100 kHz) , omni-directional below 10 kHz.

Sensor Measurements

  • Sound Pressure Level (Sound Pressure)

Measurement Specifications
Frequency response: 9 Hz to 100 kHz Nominal Sensitivity: -185 dB re 1V/uPa (w/o preamp)

Notes, Considerations & Recommendations

Appropriate preamplifiers listed on website.

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