The CB-50 data buoy is designed for quick deployment in emergency response situations including industrial spills and natural disasters
- QUICK SPECS
CompactWith an overall 18-inch diameter by 37.5-inch height, the CB-50 can be deployed quickly and easily from a small boat. Fully configured systems typically weigh around 50 lbs.
TowerA removable topside foam tower protects the electronics, supports solar marine lights, and offers a convenient lifting point via (3) 5/8” eyenuts.
Center HoleThe 5.5” ID center hole is designed to securely house SDL500 data loggers. Empty canisters are also available for user-supplied electronics.
Sensor ConnectionsThe SDL500 is configured with five sensor ports for connection to industry standard communication protocols including RS-232, RS-485, SD-12, VDC, and mA.
Instrument CageAn optional instrument cage provides a secure mounting location for water quality sensors, multi-parameter sondes, depth sonar and more.
Solar BeaconThe optional solar marine light has a one to three nautical mile range and securely mounts to the buoy top plate for maximum visibility.
Data LoggingThe CB-50 data buoy is designed to accommodate the NexSens SDL500 submersible data logging system, which includes integrated power supply and optional wireless telemetry.
Wireless CommunicationsThe SDL500 data logger is available with radio-to-shore, cellular and Iridium satellite communications. A mating waterproof antenna mounts securely beneath the tower.
Built to LastConstructed of cross-linked polyethylene foam with a heavy polymer skin and an indestructible stainless steel frame, the CB-50 is designed for years of service.
|Hull Dimensions||18" (45.72 cm) outside diameter; 12" (30.48 cm) tall|
|Tower Dimensions||13" (33.02 cm) outside diameter; 10" (25.40 cm) tall|
|Center Hole Dimension||5.5" (13.97 cm) inside diameter|
|Weight||35 lbs. (15.87 kg) no payload; 50 lbs. (22.68 kg) with SDL500 and solar marine light|
|Buoyancy||50 lbs. (22.68 kg)|
|Hull Material||Cross-linked polyethylene foam with polyurea coating & stainless steel deck|
|Hardware Material||304 stainless steel|
|Mooring Attachments||1 point, 3/4" eyenut|