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Aquadopp Profiler 400 kHz

Aquadopp Profiler 400 kHz

Up to 90 m current profiling range; ideal for mean current measurements

The Aquadopp Profiler is a highly versatile Acoustic Doppler Current Profiler (ADCP) available in four profiling range options, from < 1 m to > 85 m. Designed for simple yet powerful operation, this current profiler is packed with features used by engineers and researchers to enable accurate and effective hydrodynamic data collection in a variety of environmental conditions.

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Specifications

General

Housing Material

POM, Naval Brass, Titanium Gr.5, Epoxy

Length [m]

0.685

Max. operating depth [m]

500

Weight in air [kg]

3.7

Weight in water [kg]

0.5

Width [m]

0.075

Total Weight [kg]

3.7

Year of last update

2024

Other specifications

External battery container

Y

Max. cable length [m]

50

Data acquisition software and processing software

Nortek software

Auxiliary Sensors

Pressure

Y

Wave direction

Y

Waves

Y

Deployment method

Bottom mount

Y

Moving vessel

N

Doppler Current Profiler

Center working frequency [kHz]

400

Max. cell size [m]

8

Max. Number of cells per beam

200

Max. ping rate [Hz]

1

Max. typical profiling range [m]

90

Min. blanking distance [m]

1

Min. cell size [m]

0.25

Number of beams

3

Minimum accuracy

±1% of measured value ±0.5 cm/s

Maximum sampling rate for Water velocity measurements

1 Hz

Pressure

Piezoresistive

Compass and tilt

Solid state magnetometer / solid state accelerometer

Data recording

16 GB

Data cable

PMCIL-8-MP on 5m (default) polyurethane cable

DC Input

9-24 V DC

Storage temperature

-20 to +60 °C

Shock and vibration

Shock: IEC 60068-2-27, Vibration: IEC 60068-2-64

EMC approval

EN IEC 61000-6-2:2019, EN IEC 61000-6-4:2019

Depth rating

500 m

Max. velocity [m/s]

11.5

Velocity resolution of Water velocity measurements

Typ. 1cm/s

Standard range

30m/100m/500m

Accuracy/precision

0.5% FS / 0.005% of full scale

IO

RS-422, inquire for RS-232

Connectors

MCBH-8-FS Brass

Material

POM, Naval Brass, Titanium Gr.5, Epoxy

Standard Sensors

Compass type

Solid State

Temperature: max. [°C]

40

Temperature: min [°C]

-4

Application

Typical applications

Mean flow measurements with high focus on ease of use and simplicity; Measurements in flow regimes with strong variations in flow speeds; Studies of tidal currents; Suitable for wave buoys

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