Sonardyne Scout Type 8024: USBL Transceiver
The Type 8024 transceiver is a portable, vessel-mounted acoustic transmitter and receiver designed for use with Sonardyne?s family of Scout Ultra-Short BaseLine (USBL) acoustic positioning systems. Constructed in Aluminium Bronze, the transceiver offers excellent corrosion resistance making it suitable for long term deployment.
Easy to install and set-up
Aluminium Bronze housing for long term deployment; optional lightweight aluminium alloy version
High accuracy performance; up to 0.5% of slant range
Integrated magnetic heading, pitch and roll sensor reduces purchase and operating costs
Over-the-side or through-hull deployment options
Operational frequency: MF (35?55 kHz)
Operating range: 500 metres
Acoustic coverage: ? 90? below transceiver
Power: 48 V DC
Designed for tracking divers, ROVs and towfish in waters up to 1,000 metres.
Widely used by the offshore survey and ocean scientific industries
Subsea tracking operations.