Buoy by satellite with echosounder, for positioning and tracking of FAD

Buoy with satellite transmission and 50 kHz echosounder, to locate and track fish aggregating devices. Used for tuna fishing, it allows to achieve cost savings and more efficiency in fishing tasks.

Messages sent with the following information: soundings, GPS position, water temperature and battery level. Global coverage via satellite (Iridium), message reception through MSR and/or email, and buoys monitoring through MSB software. Compatible with MaxSea, OrbMap and Catsat.

  • Solar rechargeable batteries. Back-up with alkaline pack.
  • Weight: 6,9 kg.
  • Reserve of buoyancy: 6 litres.
  • Operating temperature: 0 °C up to + 40 °C.
  • 50 kHz echo sounder.

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