Simrad MS70 Scientific multibeam sonar

Technical specifications

Simrad is engaged in continuous development of its products and reserves the right to alter specifications without prior notice.

Type of system

  • Scientific multibeam sonar

Frequency range

  • 75 to 112 kHz

Beams

  • Organization: Matrix
  • Total number of beams: 500
  • Number of horizontal beams: 25
  • Number of vertical beams: 20

Beam opening angles

  • Horizontal: 3°
  • Vertical: 4°
  • Opening angles depend on beem steering and frequency.

Operating sectors

  • Horizontal: 60°
  • Vertical: 45°

Motion compensation

  • Roll: ±10°

Sidelobe levels and beam interleakage

  • Vertical: -35 dB
  • Horizontal: -25 dB

Transmission

  • FM with pulse duration 2 to 10 ms
  • CW with pulse duration 2 to 10 ms
  • Source level: >206 dB

Receiving

  • Receiver dynamic range: 150 dB (instantaneous)

Calibration

  • Calibration software included
  • Target: Tungsten sphere

Transducer

  • Number of elements: 800
  • Technology: Ceramic polymer composite
  • Housing: Circular
  • Housing diameter: 700 mm

Transceiver Unit

  • Individual Tx channels: 800
  • Individual Rx channels: 800
  • Communication: 1 Gb Ethernet
  • Physical dimensions:
    Height: 1921 mm
    Depth: 900 mm
    Width: 600 mm

Power Supply Units

  • Quantity: Three cabinets
  • Physical dimensions:
    Height: 812 mm
    Depth: 418 mm
    Width: 600 mm

Processor Unit

  • Type: Commercial workstation
  • Operating system: Microsoft® Windows Windows® 7

Optional systems

  • Element data logger
 
Copyright ©2018 Kongsberg Maritime AS - All rights reserved. Terms of use | Contact information | Website feedback