LinkQuest Underwater Acoustic Modems

UWM3000 Specifications

 

RS-232 data rate: 2500 bits/second
Payload data rate: 2000 bits/second
Acoustic link: 5000 bits/second
Bit error rate: less than 10
Working range: 3000 meters or
5
000 meters (high power option)
Maximum depth: 2000, 4000 or 7000 meters
Transmit mode power consumption: 3 to 12 Watts
Receive mode power consumption: 0.8 Watt
Sleep mode power consumption: 8 mW
Beam width of transducer: 210 degrees (omni-directional)
Operating Frequency: 7.5 to 12.5 kHz
RS-232 Configuration: 9600 baud, 1 start bit, 1 stop bit, no parity bit, and no flow control
RS-232 input data buffer: 900 kbytes
Voltage: 18 to 28 volts
Operating temperature: -5 to 45C
Storage temperature: -25 to 75C
Overall length: 236 mm
Housing diameter: 126 mm
Weight out of water: 4.1 kg
Weight in water: 1.9 kg
Optional Higher Data Rate 5000 baud
Options: Data Fusion, Higher Transmit Power

LinkQuest, Inc. 1999    Last Updated April 2006