Sonardyne WSM 6+: Wideband Sub-Mini Transponder/Responder
The Sonardyne Wideband Sub Mini 6 Plus is a versatile USBL Transponder Responder that supports WBv2 signals. The Wideband Sub Mini 6 Plus is designed for positioning ROVs, towfish and other mobile targets in water depths up to 4000 metres.
Device has full way Sonardyne Wideband 2 interrogation and reply – mitigates interference and multi-path issues.
Has more than 500 unique Sonardyne Wideband 1 and 2 addresses.
Offers a choice of omnidirectional or directional beam shape.
Choice of 1,000 m or 4,000 m depth rating
Depth sensor for improved USBL positioning performance
Operational frequency: MF (19–34 kHz)
Power supply: Rechargeable NiMH battery or ext. 24 V via ROV umbilical
Operating channels: All Sonardyne Wideband HPR 400 Channels
Battery charger: 8370-011-01
Mechanical construction: Aluminium Alloy, Anodised
Subsea vehicle tracking – ROV/towfish/crane wire
Tether Management Systems (TMS)