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Cerberus Mod2
Portable Diver Detection Sonar

Cerberus Mod2 Portable Diver Detection Sonar (PDDS) is the latest addition to Atlas Elektronik’s growing portfolio of security products. Designed to meet the demands of both portable and ship-borne applications its lightweight and compact construction provides world leading protection in a highly portable and flexible package.

The Cerberus Mod2 advantage

  • World Class Performance – Provides the same diver detection performance as the Cerberus Mod1, the universal DDS benchmark

  • Detection Performance – In marginal conditions, against challenging targets, Cerberus Mod2 will give you the edge

  • Long range – Up to 1800 metres diameter detection, provides you with the maximum time to respond

  • Lightweight – The offshore unit, the cable and operator work station all weigh under 25kg, truly a man portable system

  • Reduced operator workload – The reliable automatic detection, classification and tracking provides you with reliable alerting of multiple underwater targets with very few false alarms


Cerberus Mod2 Specification

Detection Capability Open Circuit Divers
Closed Circuit Divers
Swimmer Delivery Vehicles (SDV)
Contact trackingup to 2000 per ping
Displayed track threadsup to 50
Automated threat alertAudible and visual alarm
System Coverage360°
Range resolution25 mm
Azimuth Bearing AccuracyBetter than 1°
Area of DetectionUp to 2.5km2
Operational Environment
Frequency range70kHz to 130kHz
Sonar update rate0.3Hz
Operating temperature-2 to +35° C
Storage temperature-20 to +65° C
Minimum operating depth5 m
Maximum operating depth50 m
Permanent deploymentSuitable for long term immersion
Deployment optionsSeabed/Pier/Jetty/Ship
Physical – Offshore unit
Weight in air23 kg
Height400 mm
Diameter300 mm
Physical – Cable
Diameter13 mm
Length75 m
Weight> 25 kg
ProtectionKevlar jacket
OptionsArmour jacket,
increased cable lenghts
Physical – Operator Workstation
19 inch flight caseWater resistant, shock proof
Weight24 kg
Power supply24 kg115 – 240 V 50/60 Hz
Power consumption2400 W
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