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Nortek AWAC - 1 MHz

The AWAC 1 MHz ADCP has become the standard reference technology in submerged wave-measurement applications. Thousands of these ADCPs have been deployed to capture the full wave spectrum in combination with current profiles.     

  • Nortek AWAC - 1 MHz
Nortek
Vangkroken 2
1351 Rud
Norway
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The AWAC 1 MHz ADCP has become the standard reference technology in submerged wave-measurement applications. Thousands of these ADCPs have been deployed to capture the full wave spectrum in combination with current profiles.               
With a 35 m maximum range for wave measurements and 4 Hz sampling of the surface elevation, the AWAC 1 MHz is the optimal tool for shallow current and wave measurements.

Specifications

  • Area of Application
    Real-time current profiles and directional waves for shallow water
  • Field of Use
    Online measurements of currents and waves, Design data for planning of new coastal structures, Site studies for offshore wind platforms
  • Output parameters
    Real-time directional waves to 35 m range
  • Type of wave recorder
    Radar
  • Direction wave or non-directional
    Directional
  • Dedicated software
    Y
  • Data provided / logged,
    Pressure, one velocity along each beam, AST
  • Power supply (internal/external with specs)
    DC: input 9- 18V. DC Maximum peak current: 3 A. Avg. power consumption: 0,65 W. Sleep current: < 100 μA.
  • Output interface {eg. rs232}
    RS-232 or RS-422. Software supports most commercially available USB– RS-232 converters
  • Weight in air [kg]
    6.1
  • Width [cm]
    21
  • Length [cm]
    17.5
  • Operating temperature: min. [°C]
    -4
  • Operating temperature: max. [°C]
    40
  • Housing material
    POM and polyurethane plastics with titanium fasteners
  • Weight in water [kg]
    2.9
  • Output data format
    NMEA, Binary. Prolog provides same types also for processed wave and current data.
  • Sampling rate
    Sampling rate velocity (output): 2 Hz. Sampling rate AST (output): 4 Hz. No. of samples per burst: 512, 1024 or 2048

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