cNODE Modem Explorer is designed for integration onto AUVs, ROVs or other vehicles where space and weight are restricted. The cNODE electronics can be supplied in a pressure rated underwater
housing or in compact lightweight non pressure rated housing for full third party integration.
cNODE® Modem Explorer is a compact transponder and modem fully compatible with HiPAP®, cPAP® and μPAP® underwater positioning systems. Both Low Frequency and Medium Frequency models are
cNODE® Modem Explorer may be connected with up to three remote transducers. The transducers may be selected and switched electronically by the subsea vehicle control system or
acoustically, to optimize for example vertical or horizontal telemetry and positioning performance. The unit will operate as any standard cNODE® offering telemetry, SSBL and long baseline
cNODE® Modem Explorer interfaces to the subsea vehicle via a serial interface to transfer modem data. The transparent modem capability allows commands and data to be transmitted to and
from the subsea vehicle from the customers topside control system, via the vessels HiPAP® system.