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Marine StrataBox Sub-bottom Profiler
SyQuest StrataBox Sub-bottom Profiler
Item # 110000
The StrataBox is a portable high- resolution marine sediment imaging instrument capable of delivering 6 cm of marine sediment strata resolution with bottom penetration of up to 40 meters. It is designed exclusively for inshore and coastal geophysical marine survey up to 150 meters of water depth.
The sensor is extremely compact, interfaces directly to a standard laptop PC and comes complete with a light- weight and efficient acoustic transducer and PC software. Extreme ease of use, portability, and cost efficiency make this device a perfect choice for shallow water marine geophysical applications.
High-resolution sub-bottom systems have been used to detect and measure the thickness of dredged material deposits, detect hard substrate that has been covered by sedimentation, identify buried objects (such as cables and pipelines), and define the basement (or bedrock) layer for potential confined aquatic disposal sites for dredged material. Data with position information can be displayed in various 2D and 3D formats such as SonarWiz+SBP, Hypack Max or SBLogger. Data may also be saved in SEG-Y format for post-processing by most seismic software packages.
Feet or Meters
0-15, 0-30, 0-60, 0-120, 0-240, 0-450 Feet.
0-450 feet in 1 foot increments ,
15, 30, 60, 120, 240 feet
Bottom Zoom, Bottom Lock, Marker Zoom, GUI Zoom (Playback Only)
Normal Data, Zoom Data, Navigation, Depth, Command/Status
6 cm with up to 40 Meters bottom penetration.
0.1 foot, 0.1 meters.
Speed of Sound:
1500 Meters/Second or 4800 Feet/Second.
NMEA 0183, GLL, GGA, RMC, VTG, VHW, HDT.
ODEC Stratabox Interface, 57.6Kbaud, RS-422. COM1
Centronics (Parallel Port) interface to TDU Series Thermal Printers.
Shallow Water Operation:
< 2.5 meters; bottom type dependant
Up to 10 Hz, depth and operator mode dependent.
Manual or Periodic (selectable in 1 minute intervals)
Data File Output:
Saves Depth, Navigation, and Graphic Data in ODC format (Proprietary).
Data File Playback:
Files played back and printed at Normal or Rapid Advance Speed, with Pause and GUI Zoom available.
Transmit Output Power:
300 Watts (Pulsed), 1000 Watts capable.
10-30 Volts DC, Nominal Power 8 watts,
25.4 cm (10") Length, 22.86 cm (9.0") Width, and 6.25 cm ( 2.5") Height. (see below)
0.9 kg (2.0 lbs).
-25(C to +60(C Operating Temperature (-55(C to +90(C Storage)
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