The VideoRay Scout
system includes the 8-pound submersible,
control box, 40 m (131 ft) of neutrally
buoyant tether, manual, and tool kit.
All components fit neatly in a watertight,
rolling Pelican case that fits easily
in the trunk of a car or in airline luggage
compartments. The entire system is stored
in the Pelican case and weighs 32 kg (70
The Scout is depth rated to 91 m (300
ft). Among the Scout’s features
are a new skid and nozzles developed by
NASA, a boost in thrust by nearly 80 percent
over previous models, and a three-axis
The Scout includes a color camera and
a 5 inch LCD color display monitor. An
external video monitoring/recording device
that has a composite video input–
typically a TV/VCR combination –
is recommended for recording missions.
The Tether Deployment System (TDS) is
an excellent option for quick coiling
and recoiling of the tether.
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.