Keywords : thermosalinometer

Thermosalinometer

The thermosalinometer gives the temperature and salinity of water pumped under the surface, accurate to about a hundredth.

It is composed of a cell with electrodes which determine sea water's conductivity. Thermistors measure the water temperature in the cell and near the hull.

Technical specifications:

Conductivity:

Range: 0 - 70 mmho/cm

Accuracy: ±0.01 mmho/cm

Resolution: ±0.0o1 mmho/cm

Temperature:

Range: -5 à +35 °C

Accuracy: ±0.01°C

Resolution: ±0.001°C

Measurement interval: 5 seconds or more in 1 second steps

Recommended flow rate: 1 litre per second