Valeport 106 Current Metering

The Model 106 Current Meter is a light weight, designed for real time current measurement or short to medium term autonomous deployments. Titanium construction ensures durability, and the optional temperature and pressure sensors increase the versatility of the instrument. Ideal for use in rivers and coastal applications, or from small boats, the Model 106 is simple to use with either the Windows based PC software supplied, or an optional dedicated display unit.



Type: High Impact Styrene Impeller

Size: 125mm diameter by 270mm pitch

Range: 0.03 to 5m/s

Accuracy: ±1.5% of reading above 0.15m/s

±0.004m/s below 0.15m/s


Type: Flux gate compass

Range: 0 to 360°

Accuracy: ± 2.5°

Resolution: 0.5°


Type: Thermistor

Range: -5 to 35°C

Accuracy: ± 0.2°C

Resolution: 0.01°C


Type: Strain Gauge Transducer

Range: 50, 100, 200 or 500 dBar

Accuracy: ± 0.2% Range.

Resolution: 0.025% Range