A versatile platform with a wide range of sensing capabilities
The SP-48 has been designed to support a wide variety of applications and sensors. It can support a total payload of up to 70 kg (150 lbs), drawing up to roughly 500 W for day-long missions, or roughly 25 to 85 W for 24x7 operation (depending on desired cruise speed and available sun energy).
The base package includes the following built-in sensors:
We support a wide variety of payloads and sensors for various commercial, defense and scientific applications. Below is a partial list of sensors that can be integrated onto the SP-48 platform. Contact us for more details about supported sensors and information on integrating new sensors.
- Acoustic doppler current profiler (ADCP)
- Acoustic modem
- Acoustic positioning system (USBL/LBL)
- C02 and dissolved oxygen
- CTD, water quality sensor
- Fish tag receiver
- Hydrophone and towed hydrophone arrays
- Inertial navigation system
- Motion reference unit
- Multibeam sonar
- Side scan sonar
- Sound Velocity Profiler
- Sub-bottom profiler
- Synthetic aperture sonar
- Underwater camera
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