Sonardyne WSM: Wideband Sub-Mini Transponder/Responder
The family of Wideband Sub-Minis (WSM) are a versatile range of USBL transponder/ responders designed for positioning ROVs, towfish and other mobile targets in water depths up to 4,000 metres.
Provides a choice of Omni-directional 1000 or Directional 4000-meter depth ratings.
Has transponder and responder operating modes.
Channel selection via serial data part by PC.
Class-leading acoustic power output.
Has depth sensors for improved USBL positioning performance.
Operating frequency: MF (19-36kHz)
Operating channels: All Sonardyne Wideband/Tone HPR 300 & 400 Channels
Number of replies (Responder): Unlimited with External Power
Depth sensor: Standard
Maximum update period: 750ms
Positioning ROVs, towfish and other mobile targets
General USBL tracking application