Marine Radar Buying Guide

Years ago, marine radars were only mounted on large boats operated by seasoned sailors. They used to be bulky and not always compatible with the average systems used on boats. These days, even amateur sailors on smaller boats with relatively basic systems can easily avail of lighter, system friendly versions of marine radars to help …

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Can Lidar Penetrate Water?

Yes, lidar can penetrate water but can be quite a challenge. Mainly due to various limitations such as refraction and light absorption. Greenlight (infrared wavelength of 532nm) from Lidar sensors can penetrate water the best and farthest due to its wavelength. It can penetrate ocean water of up to hundreds of meters (up to 300m).  …

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The Different Types of LiDAR Systems

Remote sensing, surveying, and monitoring have, in the last few years, reached new heights with the power of the LiDAR technology. The proliferation of LiDAR, which stands for Light Detection and Ranging, is now seen in multiple industries including forestry, disaster management, weather prediction, construction, archaeology, autonomous vehicles, and many more.   It is important to …

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