R.M.S. Lusitania

1993 Expedition


 

 

 

Delta, The Little Yellow Submarine

 

 

SPECIFICATIONS:

 

Length Overall:  15 6

 

Height Overall:  6

 

Hull Diameter:  36

 

Operating Depth:  1200 (355m)

 

Tested Depth:  1750 (534m)

 

Weight:  5000 lbs

 

Viewports:  19

 

Top Speed:  3.5 knots

 

Cruising Speed:  1.5 knots

 

Life-support:  144 man-hours

 

 

EQUIPMENT:

 

Manipulators:  Hydraulic and Mechanical Arms

 

Sampling Devices:  Slurp Gun, Corers, Grabs, Water Samplers

 

Continuous Data Collector:  Salinity, pH, Temperature, Depth, Direction, Attitude

 

Communication:  VHF Radio, Underwater Telephone, EPIRB

 

Photographic:  External Bulk Loaded 35mm Camera, Internal Hand-held 35mm Camera,

 

Two external Strobes, External Hi-8mm Video System with data logger, Internal Hi-8mm Video System

 

For more information about Delta Oceanographics and the Delta submersible, please visit www.deltaoceanographics.com

 

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