Shallow Water Display

The OTAQ Shallow Water display is a compact and economic 250m rated versatile solution that can display serial data from OTAQ and third party sensors.

Made from the advanced composite material Alumide, the display comes with a potted tail that supplies power and comms to the unit with serial data viewed via the low power high visibility LED array. The unit is designed to be deployed subsea, nearshore, in the splash zone or onshore. It has many potential applications in offshore energy, ocean science, leisure and aquaculture.

The Shallow Water Display can be is used in conjunction with other OTAQ solutions including deployment frames, subsea batteries, switches, temperature, depth and orientation sensors and mounting solutions.


  • Displaying orientation and positioning data for underwater survey operations
  • Oceanographic research such as CDT (temperature, depth, salinity)
  • Aquaculture environmental monitoring
  • Training and safety
  • Battery life monitoring
Specification Sheet

Technical Specification

LED DisplayRed or Green
Data communicationsRS232/RS485
Size excluding tail280 x 75 x 50 mm
Weight in air2.5 kg
Weight in water1.5 kg
Standard MaterialAlumide
Depth rating*250m
Power requirements18-30VDC @700mA max
Standard connectorMCIL8M (other connectors optional)
Power requirements18-30VDC @500mA max
Standard connectors1 x MCBH8M (other connectors available)

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