MarineBusiness-World.com
 
 
News Home FishingBoating Photo Gallery Australian Cruising Sail-World Australia

 

Sail-World.com : Simrad - Second generation broadband sounder

Simrad - Second generation broadband sounder

'Simrad BSM-2'    Sandman PR    Click Here to view large photo

Simrad has launched its next-generation BSM-2 Broadband Sounder™ module, delivering the most detailed mid-water definition and penetrating the deepest waters on the planet.

Designed with serious sportfishing anglers and dedicated commercial fisherman in mind, for use with Simrad’s NSE and NSO multifunction displays, the new sonar module delivers five times greater target resolution than comparable offshore performance sounders, with readings possible for depths greater than 3000m (10,000ft).

Further developing the groundbreaking BSM-1 Sounder technology, the Simrad BSM-2 provides enhanced Digital Signal Processing (DSP), similar to the BR24 solid-state radar, and is the first sonar to incorporate Frequency Sweeping Pulse Compression technology – also known as ‘CHIRP’ – in a recreational application; producing higher resolution, deeper depths and less noise.

The BSM-2 coupled with the new Airmar Broadband transducer lineup, provides digitally-purified, crystal-clear images of individual fish markings and clear separation of fish from other targets, structure, thermoclines and the bottom – in both shallow and ultra-deep water.

Simrad BSM-2 -  Sandman PR?nid=77610  

Solving the issue of high-performance, high-powered sonar producing noise and interference, the BSM-2’s CHIRP function uses longer pulses resulting in improved object discrimination at greater depths for remarkable elimination of surface and turbulent water clutter as well as interference within the water column, resulting in an easier-to-interpret image.

The enhanced Simrad CHIRP technology also outperforms traditional 3kW sounders, returning highly-detailed images of drop-offs, deep-canyon bottoms, other structure and fish while maintaining bottom lock even at high speeds.

The Simrad BSM-2 features dual transceivers, two depth transducer ports and supports independent speed and dual temperature sensors. The BSM-2’s low-frequency transceiver operates at 25-45kHz and 40-60kHz; the high-frequency transceiver supports 40-60kHz, and 130-210 kHz.

The new sonar module is compatible with a wide range of Airmar transducers, including Broadband transducers, BSM-1 narrowband, and Simrad Combi-C models with frequencies of 28/38/50/200Khz.

Housed in a die-cast aluminum waterproof black box, the BSM-2 is easy-to-install, mounts anywhere and is plug-and-play compatible with NSE/NSO multifunction systems via high-speed Ethernet connection. Compatible with 12V or 24V DC power systems, the module is water-resistant to the IPx6 standard and is covered by a two-year warranty.

Simrad’s BSM-2 will be available in the first quarter of 2011. RRP is around AU$4110.

www.simrad-yachting.com




by Sandman PR

  

Click on the FB Like link to post this story to your FB wall

http://www.marinebusiness-world.com/index.cfm?nid=77610

11:49 PM Wed 1 Dec 2010 GMT






Click here for printer friendly version
Click here to send us feedback or comments about this story.


Related News Stories:

19 Feb 2014  2014 Miami Innovation Award for Simrad NSO16 EVO2 Glass Bridge System
02 Aug 2013  Marine electronics leader enhances consumer-level map-making tool
21 Dec 2012  Insight Genesis NSS Multifunction Display compatibility announced
14 Nov 2012  Simrad Yachting debuts RS35 VHF/AIS Radio and Wireless Handset
26 Oct 2012  Simrad Yachting announces RS12 Fixed Mount DSC VHF Radio
16 Oct 2012  Simrad AP80 named 'Best Autopilot' at NMEA Product Awards
02 Oct 2012  Simrad Yachting and B&G partner with Shanghai Sailing Club
03 Sep 2012  Accuracy assured with new Simrad HS & MX series GPS & DGPS Compass
23 May 2011  Simrad BSM-2 Broadband Sounder released in Australia
23 Mar 2011  Simrad Yachting introduces touch-screen NSS Sport series
MORE STORIES ...

Marine Business News



APSNZ appoints Duthie Lidgard as new MD by Asia Pacific Superyachts,




Abell Point Marina looking shipshape by Abell Point Marina,




























































Sydney Int'l Boat Show - Fountaine Pajot Hélia 44 set to turn heads
Collinson FX Market Commentary: July 1, 2014 - NZ Economy hits wall
Up close and personal with whales on the Gold Coast *Feature
SA Marina Day encourages South Australians to enjoy their marinas
Southport Yacht Club raffle: Dusit Thani, BRIG Falcon, Marriott stay *Feature
Product diversity and partners underwrite Mackay Boat Show’s success
Collinson FX Market Commentary: June 28, 2014 - Directional changes
Demystifying Croatian requests for taxation documents on yachts
Enjoy the whale spectacle, just keep your distance
Satellite images reveals emperor penguins are more willing to relocate
Whale research - new techniques expand for non-lethal methods
RYA announces new partnership with Nipper Skipper
Sunrise broadcasting from the revitalised Abell Point Marina
Extension granted for salvage of a paddle steamer on the Murray River
Australian Sailing continues to be rewarded with greater funding
Yachting Australia welcomes AIS 'Winning Edge' investment decision
Ninety percent of floor space already booked for METS 2014
Sydney International Boat Show set to embrace new location
Collinson FX Market Commentary: June 27, 2014 - KIWI flies high
Thermal imaging helping bulk carriers avoid collisions in port and in
4x4 Outdoors Show and Fishing & Boating Expo - Mark Seymour to perform   
Third CYCA Solas Trusts grant to Australian Volunteer Coast Guard   
Weta numbers reach the four figure milestone   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: June 26, 2014 - KIWI climbs back   
Sydney Int'l Boat Show - Beneteau Oceanis 38 offers innovative options   
CruiseCraft adds Explorer 595 Hard Top   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: June 25, 2014 - AUD up KIWI down   
First ever Explore Australia Expo hailed a huge success   
Hobie Sailing Scene is reopening in Mona Vale this weekend   
Sydney Boat Show - World launch of Seawind 1160 LITE   
Be won over by the new Azimut 50   
Endeavour Quay experiences successful start to the summer   
Collinson FX Market Commentary: June 24, 2014 - AUD picks back up   
RYA launches SafeTrx Smartphone App   
Predictwind unlocks more features on free accounts   
Composite Rigging launches new campaign for ECsix   
Maserati official partner of the Yacht Club de Monaco   
Sail Nelson named as the RYA New Zealand School of Year 2014   
Monte Carlo 'MC5' making Australian Debut at Sydney Boat Show   
Monaco Yacht Show 2014 - the biggest superyacht show ever   


For this week's complete news stories select    Last 7 Days
   Search All News
For last month's complete news stories select    Last 30 Days
   Archive News








Sail-World.com  


















Switch Default Region to:

Social Media

Asia

Australia

Canada

Europe

New Zealand

United Kingdom


http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/Twitter_logo_small.png http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/FaceBook-icon.png  http://www.sail-world.com/event_images/image/RSS-Icon.png

United States

Cruising Northern

Cruising Southern

MarineBusiness World

PowerBoat World

FishingBoating World

 

Contact

Commercial

News

Search

Contact Us

Advertisers Information

Submit news/events

Search Stories/Text

Feedback

Advertisers Directory

Newsletter Archive

Photo Gallery

 

Banner Advertising Details

Newsletter Subscribe

Video Gallery

Policies

 

 

 

Privacy Policy

 

 


Cookie Policy

 

 



This site and its contents are © Copyright TetraMedia and/or the original author, photographer etc. All Rights Reserved.  Photographs are copyright by law.  If you wish to use or buy a photograph contact the photographer directly.
XLXL WAS MBW
LocalAds   DE  ES  FR  IT