CB-1250 Data Buoy
The CB-1250 offers increased flotation and solar charging for heavy or power-hungry sensors while still maintaining a relatively small footprint.
The platform integrates three 57-watt solar panels on the tower with space for up to three 28 A-Hr batteries in the instrument well.
The stainless steel tower includes a top mounting plate for solar marine lights and radar reflectors. Mounts are also available for weather stations, video cameras and other topside instruments.
A 10-inch diameter by 27 -inch tall data well provides a watertight housing for batteries, data loggers, sensors, and other hardware.
The data well lid provides pass-through connections for sensors, power, venting, and more. When integrated with the optional NexSens X2-CB data logger, the system is truly plug-and-play.
Three 8-inch pass-through ports allow for sensors to be mounted underwater while securely routing the cable. Instrument deployment pipes and custom sensor mounts attach to 8-inch NPT bottom threads.
The optional solar marine light has a one to four nautical mile range and securely mounts to the buoy top plate for maximum visibility.
The X2-CB data logger replaces the standard pass-through data well lid for turnkey systems. Alternatively, 3rd party data loggers can be integrated by the user inside the data well.
Communication options using the X2-CB data logger include Wi-Fi, radio-to-shore, cellular, and Iridium satellite.
Built to Last
Constructed of cross-linked polyethylene foam with a heavy polymer skin and an indestructible stainless steel frame, the CB-1250 is designed for years of service.
- Hull Dimensions: 48” (121.92cm) outside diameter; 28” (71.12cm) tall
- Tower Dimensions: 50” (127.00cm) tall, 7/8 tubular
- Data Well Dimensions: 10.3” (26.16cm) inside diameter; 27.5” (69.85cm) tall
- Weight: 300 lbs. (136.08 kg)
- Buoyancy: 1250 lbs. (566.99 kg)
- Hull Material: Cross-linked polyethylene foam with polyurea coating & stainless steel deck
- Tower/Hardware Material: 316 stainless steel
- Mooring Attachments: 1 or 2 point, 3/4” eyenuts
- Solar Power: (3) 57-watt 12 VDC solar panels
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