Transponders XT-6001/TR-6001
  • Can be used for acoustic navigation or location marking.
  • Can be fully utilized with the Universal Topside UTS-9400A.
  • XT is an expendable transponder. TR has a burn-wire release mechanism for easy recovery.
  • Both systems have glass instument housings and general purpose transponder electronics.
Detailed Information Below

Transponders XT-6001/TR-6001 Technical Specs

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Transponders 13”, XT-6001 (pn: D-855-98); 13”, TR-6001 (pn: D-855-96); 13”, XT-6001 with Titanium VPT installed (pn: D-855-98-1) 17”, XT-6001 (pn: D-855-85); 17”, TR-6001 (pn: D-855-97); 17”, XT-6001 with Titanium VPT installed (pn: D-855-85-1)

  • The XT-6001 & TR-6001 Acoustic Transponders are glass instrument housings with general purpose transponder electronics. The XT-6001 is an expendable transponder, while the TR-6001 incorporates a burn wire release mechanism for ease of recovery. They can both be used for acoustic navigation or location marking.
Specification Description
FREQUENCY

7-15 kHz in 250 Hz increments

ACOUSTIC OUTPUT: ​re 1µPa@1m (acoustic power)

​185 dB (20W)

PULSE LENGTH

​10 ms

TURN AROUND DELAY

​Standard turn around delay is factory set to 3 ms.

HOUSING

​Glass sphere, positively buoyant

POWER SOURCE

​16 amp-hour alkaline battery pack

BATTERY LIFE

Up to 2 years

DEPTH RATING

​6700 meters (22,000 feet)

NOTES

XT model is expendable; TR model has burn wire release. Our Universal Deck Box UDB-9400 is our surface unit used to range to and release these transponders

ACCESSORIES

​Burn Wire Module (B-270-344) Burn Wire Retrofit Kit (014534) Rearming Kit (014529)

  • ​Acoustic Navigation.
  • Location Marking.
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