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I am currently working on designing a hydrophone for OpenROV. My starting point will be the following guide from NOAA.
My initial thought is to use a cheap microphone and encase in a small container filled with mineral oil. However if anyone in the community has any tips, tricks, or would like to follow along and…Continue
Posted on August 19, 2014 at 4:31pm — 5 Comments
These modification significantly improve the operational longevity of these versions. They are not hard to do and are inexpensive. Although not advanced as the latest units. This one is competitive and useful at depths of up to about 75 ft. It has been a great learning experience working here at HQ and hope to have my second one(2.6x) built soon.
If you have one of these versions and require assistance, please contact me! I'd love to help.…
Posted on June 9, 2014 at 3:26pm
I am currently residing in the Bay area with the hopes of connecting with other ROV enthusiasts and performing experiments/embarking on missions etc. I am staying on several boats in Sausalito currently. I have SCUBA equipment, Gopro, and a functional ROV for exploration. I am thinking of exploring the Belvedere Lagoon as it is a close, freshwater area that has given me permission to dive. However I am up for any expeditions/experiments that may be happening on…Continue
Posted on May 28, 2014 at 1:15pm
Will be posting some videos in the adventures section and on open explorer soon. Will leave you with my topside tether adapter that I repurposed from an empty beaglebone box. This was no feat of engineering, and has probably been done by someone else...but it makes me laugh!
Wanted to thank Eric, David, Walt, Colin, the other David, and everyone else that put up with me during this process!
If anyone requires assistance getting their bot up and running,…Continue
Posted on May 9, 2014 at 3:12pm — 2 Comments