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Valeport VA500

The VA500 Altimeter delivers a new approach to the problem of underwater positioning. State of the art signal processing offers unrivalled range and performance from a 500kHz transducer. Millimetre precision, 0.1m – 100m range, RS232/RS485/0-5V

  • Valeport VA500
Valeport
St. Peters Quay
TQ9 5EW Totnes
United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland
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Description

The VA500 Altimeter delivers a new approach to the problem of underwater positioning. State of the art signal processing offers unrivalled range and performance from a 500kHz transducer. Millimetre precision, 0.1m – 100m range, RS232/RS485/0-5V & 0-10V analogue outputs with a wide range power supply address the needs of the ROV, AUV and Hydrographic community in a compact, robust package.

Specifications

  • Year of initial development
    2011
  • Year of latest version
    2015
  • Area of Application
    Subsea
  • Field of Use
    Accurate distance measurement
  • Languages Supported
    English
  • Output interface
    RS232, RS485
  • Weight in air [kg]
    1
  • Width [m]
    0.049
  • Length [m]
    0.195
  • Min. operation temperature [°C}
    -5
  • Housing material
    Titanium
  • Max. operation temperature [°C}
    40
  • Min. Operating frequency [kHz]
    500
  • Chirp
    N
  • Beamwidth {deg}
    +/-3
  • Max. acoustic accuracy
    N/A
  • Digital resolution
    1mm
  • Analog resolution
    0.15mV
  • Min. acoustic accuracy
    N/A
  • Max. Operating frequency [kHz]
    500
  • Minimum range {m}
    0.1
  • Maximum range {m}
    100
  • Depth rating {m}
    6000
  • Output data format
    RS232, RS485
  • Data flow
    Continous, Triggered, Both
  • Slant range correction
    N
  • Data storage
    External
  • Stand alone mode
    Y
  • Sound velocity input
    Y
  • Pressure sensor
    Y
  • Right angled type
    Y
  • Distinguishable features
    Titanium housing

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