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Scripps Undersea EM Source Instrument

Dipole moment Typically 100 kAm
Square wave zero- peak current 500 amp max, typically 400 amp
Tow cable Standard 0.680" (17 mm) UNOLS copper coaxial
Tow cable voltage 2000 V RMS/400 Hz
Input power 30 kVA, 208 - 480 VAC, 3-phase
Telemetry 9600 baud bidirectional on copper
Noise floor of system with
SIO recorder
10-15V/m per Am
Output frequency DC to 100 Hz, GPS stabilized
Waveform Any binary or ternary sequence
Depth rating: 6,000 m
Top-side interface Serial port / Labview GUI

 

Last updated: Tuesday, 06-Oct-2009 11:52:53 PDT
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