Valeport 106 Current Meter

A low cost, lightweight alternative to larger flow meters, ideal for use in applications where the superior durability and depth rating of Valeport’s larger meters is not necessary

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Description

Utilising the standard Valeport 125mm diameter impeller, the Model 106 features speed and direction parameters as standard, with further options of temperature and depth.
Data (logged or real time) is compatible with Valeport’s DataLog™ software.
The instrument is manufactured from titanium and polymers, giving excellent resistance to corrosion, whilst maintaining a small size and low weight.
These features make the Model 106 the ideal instrument for coastal and estuarine applications, and other light duty survey work.

 

 

Technical information

Sensors
Speed
Type: High Impact Styrene Impeller
Size: 125mm diameter by 270mm pitch
Range: 0.03 to 5m/s
Accuracy: ±1.5% of reading above 0.15m/s
±0.004m/s below 0.15m/s

Direction
Type: Flux gate compass
Range: 0 to 360°
Accuracy: ± 2.5°
Resolution: 0.5°

Temperature
Type: Thermistor
Range: -5 to 35°C
Accuracy: ± 0.2°C
Resolution: 0.01°C

Pressure
Type: Strain Gauge Transducer
Range: 50, 100, 200 or 500 dBar
Accuracy: ± 0.2% Range.
Resolution: 0.025% Range

Datasheet

Valeport-Model-106