Multi Beam Sonar

WASSP MULTI BEAM SONAR Model F3 Series

Outstanding performance, versatility and value.
That's what you expect and exactly what you get with the new WASSP F3 series.

This next generation multi beam sonar has been redesigned from the ground up around a new fully digital DRX transceiver. It delivers on every front - accurate, versatile, user-friendly and most importantly, scalable to your exact needs. The only thing that hasn't changed with the F3 series is our commitment to bring you a multi beam sonar at a cost-effective price.

【Models WMB-1320F/WMB-1320Fi/WMB-1320FL/WMB-1320FLi】

Fishing Vessels
TruEcho CHIRP technology MULTI BEAM Auto Tuning (Sensitivity) Black Box Ethernet Plug & Play

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Features

  • Generate your own personal Multibeam Chart

    The F3 series is set to revolutionise inshore fisheries with its Wideband CHIRP technology. Scanning a 120 degrees swath port to starboard and using 224 beams, the F3 series delivers each and every time. By using advanced signal processing, you get a complete picture of seafloor bathymetry with ease.


    WASSP 3D

    • Capability to save chart into the CDX software
    • TIMEZERO compatible with optional licence
  • New easy-to-use interface

    The F3 series inctoduce a new simplified software “WASSP CDX” for control, visualisation and data management while still providing a comprehensive set of functions to meet the most demanding fishing requirements.

    • Cost-effective solution for multiple applications
    • Choose your own functions with new licensing options
  • Various presentations


    Fish Density Overlay


    2D Mapping to 500 m


    Sounder (60 kHz)


    Backscatter (Bottom Hardness) at 200 m





     
  • All-in-one DRX transceiver, incredibly versatile and ready for the next technology advances

    This innovative all-in-one “BlackBox” is not just a robust hardware platform but also introduces cutting-edge technical innovations and incredible versatility for finding your catch. This opens countless new possibilities for your operations.

  • WASSP transducer

    The WASSP sonar transducer is available in 2 frequencies.

    -    136-184 kHz Wideband (160 kHz center)
    -    68-92 kHz Wideband (80 kHz center)

Specifications

General

TX Frequency
Wide band
F3/F3i: 160 kHz
F3L/F3Li: 80 kHz
Detection Range
F3: 200 m* (Side Beam Best Performance)
400 m* (Main Beam Directly Under Boat)
F3L: 450 m* (Side Beam Best Performance)
900 m* (Main Beam Directly Under Boat)

*Depth capability subject to a variety of external factors.
Beam Width
120° x 4° (Athwartships x Fore-aft)
PS: 4.4°

Interface

NMEA0183
GGA, GGK, GLL, HDG, HDM, HDT, HVE, PASHR, PTNL PFEC, RMC, RCD, TSS1, ZDA

Display

Display Mode
Bathymetry, Sonar polar view, Sounder (single, triple & quint beam)

(Licensing options)
Backscatter, Open Client Support, Water Column Targets, Uncorrected Data, XYZ export, Sidescan, RTK tides,
other export formats*
* available in 2017

Minimum PC Specs

OS
Windows 8.1, 10
CPU
2 Ghz, 4 Cores/4 Threads
Memory
8 GB (Min. 4 GB)
Screen Resolution
Full HD 1920 x 1080 (Min. XGA 1024 x 768)

Environment

Temperature
0°C to +50°C (storage:-20°C to +85°C)
Relative humidity
IEC60945, 93 % or less at +40°C
Waterproofing
IP53, Bulkhead mounted (IP67 option available)
Vibration
IEC60945 Ed.4

Power Supply

Transceiver Unit
9 to 32 VDC

Others

Size
Transceiver Unit: 216(W) x 260 (D) x 205 (H) mm
Transducer:
WMB-160 (160 kHz) ; 98 (H) x 330 (W) x 168 (D) mm
WMB-80 (80 kHz); 133 (H) x 533 (W) x 340 (D) mm
Weight
Transceiver Unit: 8.3 kg 18.3 lb
Transducer:
WMB-160 (160 kHz) ; 15 kg 33.1 lb
WMB-80 (80 kHz); 39 kg 86 lb

Equipment List

Standard

  • Transceiver unit DRX (F3 DRX/WSP-603-200)
  • WASSP CDX (PC application)
  • Transducer unit F3 or F3L F3 (G3 Transducer: 160 kHz) with 10 m cable
    or
    F3L (G3 Transducer: 80 kHz) with 20 m cable
  • WASSP sensor package* *For F3i (WMB-1320Fi)/F3Li (WMB-1320FLi)

Option

  • F3 (G3 TRANSDUCER: 160 kHz) with 20 m cable
  • Gland (aluminum/plastic/steel)
  • Satellite Compass plus cable with WASSP sensor box* *For F3 (WMB-1320F)/F3L (WMB-1320FL).
  • WASSP sensor box

Interconnection Diagram

* Specifications subject to change without notice.