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Errors of Echo Sounder

Pythagoras Error This error is found when two transducers are used, one for transmission and the other one for reception. This error is calculated using the Pythagoras principle. This error becomes prominent whenever distance between two transducer is more than 2 mtrs, manual should be referred in order to use the table for corrections. Multiple

Echo Sounder

IMO Performance Standards for Echo Sounder

As per Chp V/ Reg 19.2.3 of SOLAS 73/78, An Echo Sounder is required onboard ship which should provide reliable information on the depth of water under a ship to help in navigation. SOLAS Chp V/ Reg 19.23: All ships of 300 GRT and above and passenger ships irrespective of size shall, in addition to

Echo Sounder

Echo Sounder- Requirement, Principle, Working, Errors

Echo Sounder is a piece of equipment fitted on board to measure the depth of sea-bed. Requirement SOLAS Chp V, Regulation 19.2.3 states that: All ships of 300 GRT and above and passenger ships irrespective of size shall, in addition to meeting the requirements of paragraph 2.2, be fitted with an echo sounding device, or