Zebra-Tech Turner Designs Cyclops-7 Hydro-Wiper

Zebra-Tech Turner Designs Cyclops-7 Hydro-Wiper


The Self-contained Zebra-Tech Turner Designs Cyclops-7 Hydro-Wiper is a field-proven, high performance wiping system designed for the Turner Designs Cyclops-7 optical sensors.


  • Highly effective brush technology for both marine and fresh water
  • Precision on-board clock for accurate wipe interval timing
  • Simple sensor installation and operation with user-replaceable brush
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The Zebra-Tech Turner Designs Cyclops-7 Hydro-Wiper is a mechanical wiper system designed to fit easily to the Turner Designs Cyclops-7. Using a regular gentle brushing action, the Hydro-Wiper keeps the optical window of the Turner Designs Cyclops-7 clean from bio-fouling and other unwanted deposits such as mud. The Hydro-Wiper reduces the need for costly site visits to manually clean the instrument, maintaining data integrity throughout long deployments.
What's Included:
  • (1) Zebra-Tech Turner Designs Cyclops-7 Hydro-Wiper self-contained system
  • (1) Field kit
  • (1) Operations manual
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Zebra-Tech Turner Designs Cyclops-7 Hydro-Wiper J-SC-001-030 Self-contained Hydro-Wiper for Turner Designs Cyclops-7 sensor with metal body, 30m depth rating
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Zebra-Tech Turner Designs Cyclops-7 Hydro-Wiper O-SC-001-030 Self-contained Hydro-Wiper for Turner Designs Cyclops-7 sensor with plastic body, 30m depth rating
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How is this Hydro-Wiper powered?
The self-contained Cyclops-7 Hydro-Wiper is powered by (6) alkaline AA batteries.
Can I replace the wiper brush?
The brush and the batteries are the only replaceable parts on the Hydro-Wiper. The wiper itself requires little maintenance and should operate reliably for many years. The brush should last for several thousand wipes, however they are inexpensive and can be replaced if necessary. Contact a Fondriest sales representative at 937-426-2151 for pricing and availability.
How can I avoid water damage?
The Wiper Control Housing O-ring should be serviced each time the wiper control housing is opened and before deployment. To service the O-ring, use the O-ring pick to carefully remove the O-ring. Clean the O-ring, O-ring groove, and the sealing face on the inside of the lid using a tissue. Inspect the O-ring for cracks and damage, replace if necessary. Wipe some of the O-ring grease onto the O-ring and sealing face inside the lid. Replace the O-ring into the groove in the battery housing.
What is the difference between the "J" and the "O" model hydro-wipers?
The "J" model hydro-wiper is designed for use with the metal-body Turner Designs Cyclops-7 sensors. Thhe "O" model hydro-wiper is intended for use with the Delrin (plastic)-body Cyclops-7 sensors, as they have a larger body diameter and thus require a differnet clamp size.

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