Posted on 05.10.2010 - 11:00 UTC in ROV NEWS by Rons_ROV_Links
DOER Marine announces the Ocean Explorer H2000 ROV: a high power, versatile yet compact system for depths to 2000m with a 1000m option. All DOER products are designed and manufactured in the United States. Ocean Explorer H2000 is the only vehicle of this size and capability produced in the USA.
Standard equipment includes a hydraulic valve network comprised of dual six function valve packs. A typical configuration supports a five function manipulator with one spare, leaving seven available valve stations each with 3500 PSI @ 3GPM capability. These can be used for a wide variety of functions including bio boxes, sample trays, rotary cleaning brush, releases, light bar actuation, or other custom tooling. Image and data collection is supported by three simultaneous video signals, six data channels (2x RS485 and 4x RS232), Ethernet, and is HD fiber ready.
The six thrusters, quad configuration plus dual verticals, provide 327 pounds of forward thrust. Payload is 160 pounds (72kg) with a shaft output of 7.5HP. -‐All this from a vehicle that weighs 895 pounds (406/kg), with a footprint of only 60 x 39 x 38 inches.