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Single Beam Echosounders / Simrad EA500


Sensors Supported:

Atlas Deso


Knudsen 320

Odom Echotrac

Simrad EA500

Download our reference document “Single-beam survey with GeoDAS-LT”


The Simrad EA Echosounder series are manufactured by Kongsberg Maritime of Kongsberg, Norway.   The Simrad EA500 Echosounder is a Single Frequency 12kHz system, with a max power of 2kW, 160dB dynamic range and Transducer 12-16-60 - 16° circular, 60° passive beams.

OIC supports reading water depth from the Simrad EA 500 echosounder via GeoDAS-PC and GeoDAS-LT, over a standard RS-232 serial connection.

Click here to view data samples of single-beam surveys.