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Wave and Tide Sensor 5218

Measurement Category: Oceanographic
Operating Environment: Underwater
Version(s): 5218, 5218R, 5218A, 5218AR

Communication Protocol: RS-232, RS-422, CAN
Operating Mode: Free Streaming
Power Supply Type: VDC
Power Specification: 5-14 VDC; 50 mA max, 0.4 mA quiescent


A compact fully integrated sensor for measuring the wave and tide conditions. The 5218 sensor is designed to be mounted on the Aanderaa SeaGuard top-end plate or connected to SmartGuard using AiCaP CANbus or in other measurement systems using the RS-232 interface.

Sensor Measurements

  • Pressure (Tidal)
  • Sea Surface Height (Tidal)
  • Wave Statistics (Wave)
  • Pressure (Water)
  • Temperature (Water)
  • Wave Height (Wave)

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