DEEP ARVOR: TS, 4000m

The profiling float DEEP ARVOR provides profiles of salinity, temperature and pressure up to 4000 meters deep. The data is transmitted by the IRIDIUM satellite system and the float is positioned by GPS.

Main characteristics:

 Designed for the core Argo mission

 Light and easy to deploy (less than 26kg)

 “Sea-Bird” proven CTD metrology

 Aanderaa dissolved oxygen optode

 150 “CTD” cycles at 4000 meters

 Alternative depths enable more profiles

 Easy connectivity using RF Bluetooth

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Features and benefits

  • Designed for the core Argo mission
  • Light and easy to deploy
  • 150 “CTD” cycles at 4000 meters
  • Alternative depths enable more profiles
  • Easy connectivity using RF bluetooth
  • Sensors

  • Salinity
  • Temperature
  • Pressure
  • Technical data

    FLOAT DIMENSIONS

    • Overall length: 216cm with antenna
    • Hull length: 120cm
    • Hull diameter: 14cm
    • Weight: 26kg

    BUOYANCY CONTROL

    • Principle oil ballast with pump & valve

    OPERATION FEATURES

    • Operation depth until 4000 dBars
    • Sampling and transmission up to 2000 points
    • Number of profiles programmable
    • Operating temperature -2°C to +35°C

    Transmission

  • Iridium transmission
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