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Kongsberg/Simrad EM710 multibeam echo sounder (70kHz - 100kHz)   

Description

The Kongsberg EM710 is designed for acquiring high-resolution, relatively shallow bathymetry and backscatter data on the continental shelf. The minimum acquisition depth is from less than 3 m below its transducers, and the maximum acquisition depth is approximately 2000 m, somewhat dependant upon array size. Across track coverage (swath width) is up to 5.5 times water depth, to a maximum of more than 2000 m.

Purpose

A very high resolution seabed mapping system with a flexible configuration for acquiring bathymetry and back scatter data down to 2000m.

Operations

Weight kg on land
kg in water
Power requirements

Resources

Reference documents, links to manufacturers websites and other useful resource information.
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Document: System Overview from Kongsberg 164939ac_em710_product_specification_lr.pdf

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