BL - 130 (G-162)
This medium lift, untethered lander provides greater capacity for benthic sensing and sampling than the BL-100. This free vehicle is hand deployable using a simple wooden slide ramp. Extended bottom times of up to a year are possible. The BL-130 carries custom or commercial payloads, including Seabird MicroSeaCAT, MBARI Open Source SeeStar camera and lighting system, OpenCTD, baited traps, or drop arms. Release options include the Edgetech BART acoustic release board. Fits the Global Ocean Design Beacon Board to assist with surface location and recovery. Low cost/no cost ship time is available with International SeaKeepers Society “Discovery Yachts”. Contact factory for custom requirements.
BL - 130 Tech Specs