Instrument: Transmissometer

Instrument Short Name: Transmissometer
Instrument Description:

A transmissometer measures the beam attenuation coefficient of the lightsource over the instrument's path-length. This instrument designation is used when specific manufacturer, make and model are not known.

PI supplied instrument name: Transmissometers
Dataset-specific description

Equipped on Sea-Bird Scientific Navis BGCi floats (numbers F033 and F034)