Kato Electronic Co., Ltd.

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New Satellite Buoy With Echo Sounder


  • Model No: KT-800F/KT-800SF
  • Factory Location: Taiwan
  • Sample Request: No
  • Target Markets: Worldwide

Detail Information

Description :

KATO KT-800F/KT-800SF Satellite Buoy with Echo Sounder is specifically designed for Purse seiner to improve the productivity and efficiency of tuna fishing. It can be moored driftwood or any floating objects (FADs) and provides the real time data to the fishing vessels.

KATO KT-800F/KT-800SF Satellite Buoy with Echo Sounder is built-in one Skywave’s IsatM2M Terminal and one scientific echo-sounder, which can provide reliable data messages via Inmarsat satellite communications with low total cost. It is also equipped with solar panels, rechargeable battery, temperature sensor, 4 powerful LED flashlights and magnetic switch. 3 optional frequencies of KT-800F/T-800SF: 50KHz/ 75KHz / 200KHz are for your selection. Output power is 150W. Depth Range is 5-120 meters.

There are several ways to get data from buoys. All the buoy data will be forwarded to Kato’s server. Then, KATO SBS-02 buoy management software system will download all the information by the Inmarsat Mini C, FBB or Iridium communication devices which are available on your vessels.

KATO SBS-02 Buoy Management Software System includes GPS receiver, industrial PC and reliable software (SBS-02) under Windows which has been specially developed to process data transmitted by KT-800F/T-800SF. Once the data is received by the reception system, all the information (Buoy ID, Longitude and Latitude of buoys, water temperature, remaining battery voltage, UTC time) and echo sounder information will Fdisplay on the monitor automatically.

Specification :


Maximum 460mm

Minimum 230mm

Maximum 380mm

Minimum 200mm

Height333 mm260 mm
Weight13 Kg11 Kg
MaterialPolypropylene CopolymerPolypropylene Copolymer
ProtocolInmarsal D+Inmarsal D+
FrequencyTX1625.5 to 1660 5, RX:1525to 1559 MHzTX ~25 5 to 1660.5, RX:1525 to 1559 MHz
Operating temperature-10 oC - +70 oC-10 oC - +70 oC
Coverage AreaGlobalGlobal
Watertightness1 bar (10M)1 bar (10M)
Power Source12VDC (Solar PaneURecnargeabte Battery)12VDC (Solar PaneURecnargeabte Battery)

Kato Electronic Co., Ltd.

  • Taiwan
  • NO. 26, Lane 241, Qianfu St, Chienchen Dist., Kaohsiung City 806, Taiwan
  • 886-7-8314266
  • 886-7-8315041