Posts by Gavin Scandlyn

Meet Zebra-Tech at the NZMSS and AMSA joint conference

Zebra-Tech will again be exhibiting at the New Zealand Marine Science Society conference. This year, the NZMSS is joining with the Australian Marine Sciences Association (AMSA) in Wellington from July 4th-7th. This year’s theme is…
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VMS vessel monitoring for fisheries compliance – Zebra-Tech have it!

In the Chatham Islands, 680 km off the coast of New Zealand, Paua (Abalone) divers prepare for another day on the water. They work off small vessels where boat powered systems are not feasible. Instead,…
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Anti fouling for the Hyperion sensor

Zebra-Tech has released another Hydro-Wiper. This one to provide anti fouling for the Valeport Hyperion sensor.   Late last year, Valeport released it’s new Hyperion range of optical sensors which so far include a Fluorometer for…
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Antifouling for Sea & Sun Technology LED Fluorometer

Zebra-Tech has designed a new Hydro-Wiper to fit the Sea & Sun Technology LED Fluorometer. From their website: “The Sea & Sun Technology LED Fluorometer is an optical in situ instrument to quantify chlorophyll up…
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RBR loggers with Hydro-Wipers – reliable biofouling control.

Anti fouling Hydro-Wiper for RBR Concerto and RBR Solo loggers: Biofouling wiped out! RBR loggers with Hydro-Wipers, reliable biofouling control from Zebra-Tech. Hydro-Wipers are designed to fit a range of optical sensors including several of those…
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Hydro-Wipers more underwater housings getting wiped.

As marine research opens up to the public, more and more underwater cameras are being used to beam images into classrooms, museums and science labs. Researchers are using underwater cameras for a wide variety of…
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Fluorometer sensor fouling – cleaning with Hydro-Wipers

Fluorometer sensor fouling. Hydro-Wipers can be used to clean a range of optical sensors including fluorometers. Deploying fluorometer sensors in marine and fresh water environments is common practice in a wide range of monitoring and research programs….and…
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Fish light trap design

For researchers deploying fish light traps underwater, Zebra-Tech has designed a tough new lighting system. The first batch of  lights will be for Victoria University of New Zealand. One of it’s excellent design features is that,…
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Turbidity sensor cleaning with Hydro-Wiper.

All fouled up? How do I keep my optical sensors clean underwater? I need to measure turbidity in situ on a long term basis but my sensors are getting fouled and my data is being…
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RBR Solo Real Time sensors (Solo|rt)

RBR has released new additions to their “Solo” range of small form factor loggers. The new |rt variants for the RBRsolo and RBRduet products are real time streaming sensors. When a cable is attached, engineering values…
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