PRODUCTS
Automated Benthic Lander, ABL
Fearures
-Developed by Underwater Mechatronics
 Lab, NSYSU & DWTEK
-suitable to carry water sampler for
 sediment collecting and CTD
 instruments for water profiling and
 sampling
-Depth rating: 5,000 m operate on the
 sea-bottom
-8 Rechargeable Li-ion batteries:
 53 Ah/ 14.4 VDC
-Options: sensor Gyro, Compass, and  
 Pressure gauge
Dimension Height 200 cm
Width 200 cm
Weight In air (with payload) 472 kg
In air (without payload) 344 kg
In water (with payload) 99 kg
In water (without payload) -17 kg
Buoyancy 17” VITROVEX glass floats NMS-FS-6700-1700RO
Depth rating 6,700 m
In-air weight 22.8 kg
Net buoyancy 26 kg
Control Housing Material Hard Anodized 6061-T6 Aluminum
Depth rating 5,000 m
Sensor (optional) Gyro, Compass, Pressure Gauge
Battery Housing Material Hard Anodized 6061-T6 Aluminum
Depth rating 5,000 m
8 rechargeable lithium ion batteries 53 Ah @14.4 VDC
Frame Material Stainless steel AISI 316
Structure Weldment
Sampler release system Driven motor 12 VDC
Depth rating 5,000 m
Water sampler Niskin 5 liter water sampler
* Payload release system Acoustic release system OCEANO 2500 UNIVERSAL
Burn wire release system Model BRT6000 Burn Wire Activator

 * is optional.