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Seabotix Rugged, Capable, Compact ROV's.

ROV Reviews

Depth Rating
up to 150 meters / 500 ft.
Speed (forward)
0-2 knots
355 mm / 14 inches
228 mm / 9 inches
215 mm / 8.5 inches
4 kg / 8 lbs

The Pro III includes the following features of the VideoRay Explorer:

* Fits in two included Pelican cases, easily transported by one person and checked as airline baggage
* Total System Weight less than 100 pounds (45 kg)
* 76 m (250 ft) of Neutrally Buoyant Tether
* Joystick controls horizontal movement plus Depth, Camera Tilt, Focus or Lights, allowing one hand control
* Automatic depth control, rate of increase/decrease controllable from surface
* Depth Gauge, Heading, and Cumulative Hour Meter, reading on LCD display on Control Box
* Two 20 Watt High Efficiency Halogen lights, controlled from surface
* 570 line high resolution, 0.3 lux color camera with wide angle lens
* Front camera features 160 degrees of tilt, wide focus range, both controlled from surface
* 5 inch LCD color display monitor
* Composite Video works with wide variety of video display and recording devices (not included)
* Owners Manual, Spare Parts, and Basic Tool Kit included
* Submersible Power Consumption less than 300 Watts of 100-240VAC, 50-60Hz Power
* Maximum voltage in tether is 48VDC

Plus these enhancements:

* Depth Rated to 152 m (500 ft)
* Tether Deployment System (TDS) with 152 m (500 ft) capacity is included at no extra charge
* High thrust 60 mm props and thruster guards for increased performance
* PC control is enabled
* 430 line 0.1 Lux Rear Facing Camera (B&W) with Integrated Ultra High Intensity LED light array
* Microphone for real-time audio annotation of video recording
* User option to superimpose Depth, Time, Date, and Heading information on video
* Accessory Connector allows simple connection of various instruments, sonar systems, tools and cameras
* Integrated Control Box has room for a variety of optional user-supplied recording devices, such as camcorders
* Integrated Control Box allows optional integrated, onboard viewing screen
* Optional upgrade to 15 inch Samsung or Flatron PIP computer monitor

V I D E O R A Y  P R O I I I   C H A R A C T E R I S T I C S

The VideoRay Pro III is ideal for commercial applications. It includes the submersible, integrated control box, 76 m (250 ft) of tether, manual, two watertight, rolling Pelican cases, and tool kit. The Pro III is depth rated to 152 m (500 ft). Standard features that go beyond those offered on the Scout and Explorer include high thrust 60 mm props, on-screen data display, black and white, ultra low light rear facing camera with LED light array, audio annotation system, and an integrated control box with the capability to incorporate both a recording device such as a camcorder, and a viewing screen, all in one case. The Pro III is also PC computer control enabled, allowing operators to control the Pro III using wireless game controllers. The Pro III can even be controlled by software applications or remotely via a network.

The Pro III can accommodate instrumentation and tools such as: scanning imaging sonar for low visibility environments; manipulator for object retrieval or intervention; positioning system for exhaustive area searches; water quality sensor, metal thickness gauge, and more. Pro III units can accommodate additional neutrally buoyant, negatively buoyant, or positively buoyant tether extensions to reach up to 305 m (1,000 ft) in overall distance but limited to 152 m (500 ft) in water depth.

The Tether Deployment System (TDS) is included for quick coiling and recoiling of the tether.




We try to provide the most up to date, recent specifications on these ROV systems. However, ROV system specifications are changing all the time, so please double check with the manufacturer to insure the specifications are correct before making a decision in using or purchasing these systems.


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