SHINKAI 6500 Instrument

Instrument

CTD/DO measurement system equipped on the deep submergence research vehicle "SHINKAI 6500"

Manufacturer : Sea-Bird Electronics, Inc.
Type : SBE-19 SEACAT PROFILER CTD/SBE43 DO

CTD/DO sensor is installed vertically on the port side of the "SHINKAI 6500" hatch. This CTD/DO sensor can be used at maximum depth of 6500m which "SHINKAI 6500" is designed to operate to. This CTD/DO sensor measures conductivity, water temperature, pressure and dissolved oxygen (DO). Other parameters like salinity and depth can be calculated from these data.