SubC (formerly Kongsberg)


Rayfin (formerly Custom Digital Still Camera Assembly)

For more information about this instrument, including its available Data Products, please see the Digital Still Camera (CAMDS) Instrument Class page.

In 2020 this instrument series changed from a custom Kongsberg system to use SubC Rayfins with Aquorea LED lamps and ROS PT-25 pan & tilt units. Summer 2020 was the first deployment of Rayfins at the seafloor sites (Oregon Shelf, Oregon Offshore, Hydrate Ridge, and International District Vent Field on Axial Seamount).

Deployed Instruments

The following instruments of this make/model are deployed throughout the OOI. To learn more about an Array or Site, select its name. To see the relevant data streams for a particular instrument, select the instrument code in the first column which will take you to the OOI Data Portal.

Instrument Depth Array Site Node
CE02SHBP-MJ01C-08-CAMDSB107 80m Cabled Endurance Array Oregon Shelf Cabled Benthic Experiment Package (CE02SHBP) Medium-Power JBox (MJ01C)
CE04OSBP-LV01C-06-CAMDSB106 500m Cabled Endurance Array Oregon Offshore Cabled Benthic Experiment Package (CE04OSBP) Low-Voltage Node (LV01C)
RS01SUM2-MJ01B-05-CAMDSB103 811m Cabled Continental Margin Array Southern Hydrate Summit 2 Seafloor (RS01SUM2) Medium-Power JBox (MJ01B)
RS03INT1-MJ03C-05-CAMDSB303 1,520m Cabled Axial Seamount Array International District Vent Field 1 (RS03INT1) Medium-Power JBox (MJ03C)