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Explorer Doppler Velocity Log
Compact and versatile DVL designed for small littoral vehicles

Explorer DVL

Teledyne RD Instruments' Explorer is the newest addition to our family of proven Doppler Velocity Log (DVL) products.

The new Explorer DVL is the long awaited solution to high quality navigation aboard small underwater platforms such as AUVs, gliders, disposable vehicles, inspection class ROVs, and diver platforms. The Explorer DVL has been designed specifically for this next generation of shallow water platforms requiring Teledyne RDI’s proven precision and reliability in a compact and versatile package.

The highly compact and versatile Explorer DVL provides: A versatile package with significantly reduced size and weight Highly efficient, low power, remote electronics designed to fit in a 4" ID hull Open architecture design capable of communicating with other onboard sensors, such as pressure, GPS, CTD, Gyro and magnetic compass Upgradable to include ADCP (Acoustic Doppler Current Profiling) capability Teledyne RDI's proven bottom-tracking algorithms and reputation as the leader in DVL technology, service and support.

Key Specifications
Frequency: 600 kHz
Max Depth:1000m (phased array); 4000m (piston array)
12 unique Explorer advantages
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Datasheet
Explorer DVL Datasheet (low resolution)
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Application Information
Explorer DVL Applications/Platforms
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FAQs
Explorer DVL FAQs 
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Product Features

The highly compact and versatile Explorer DVL provides:

  • A versatile package with significantly reduced size and weight
  • Highly efficient, low power, remote electronics designed to fit in a 4” ID hull
  • Open architecture design capable of communicating with other onboard sensors, such as pressure, GPS, CTD, Gryro and magnetic compass
  • Upgradable to include ADCP (Acoustic Doppler Current Profiling) capability
  • Teledyne RDI’s proven bottom-tracking algorithms and reputation as the leader in DVL technology, service and support

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Explorer DVL Applications/Platforms

Teledyne RDI's new Explorer DVL has been specifically designed for use on:
  • Small UUVs
  • Expendables
  • Gliders
  • Diver systems
  • Inspection class ROVs

Have an application you'd like to share?
We'd love to hear from you! (And, as a token of our appreciation, we'll send you a special gift!)
Please fill in this brief online form; and e-mail any accompanying photos or data sets to MNewcombe@teledyne.com.
Short on time? Contact Margo to schedule a quick telephone interview.

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Explorer DVL FAQs (Frequently Asked Questions):

Explorer vs. Workhorse  >>click here

More FAQs to follow soon.

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