Water/ Pressure Proofing (40)

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Waterproofing the electronics

Has anyone done any work with waterproofing or protecting the electronics components in case of electronics tube flooding? If so, what has…

Started by Ronald Peters

2 Nov 23
Reply by Paul S

Keeping condensation from blocking camera view

Hey all! So Brian Adams, Erika Bergman, and I went on an OpenROV adventure in Monterey this weekend using my inflatable boat. Our goal was…

Started by Eric Stackpole

8 Sep 18
Reply by Stefan

Seawater vs. Brushless Motors

A brief introduction:  Hello, my name is Zack and I am the TechShop liaison for the OpenROV team.  TechShop has taken an interest in follow…

Started by Zack

23 Aug 26
Reply by Michael L Wernecke

O-ring loose

Finally I am completing to build my rov. I mounted two o-ring on cups of cilinder, but when I insert cup it slips into with no force, o-rin…

Started by Saverio Tozzi

3 Aug 22
Reply by Saverio Tozzi

Pressure Calculations

Years ago (before my time), my company developed some software for calculating implosion pressure on various shapes and material objects. …

Started by John

7 Jul 29
Reply by Ahmed M. Saber

[solved] Leaking Electronics Tube

Hello Everyone! I wanted to share some photos and gather other people's valuable input into a problem that I am having trying to seal the…

Started by Mike Sinclair

6 Jun 17
Reply by Mike Sinclair

Electronics tube Condensation example

Hi, After leaving the ROV sealed up and running at my desktop for a couple of hours I was amazed about how much condensation had forme…

Started by Marcus

2 May 30
Reply by Håvard

Initial test of replacement battery tube end caps with large o-ring

I replaced the end-caps for the battery tubes for a 2.5 OROV with some newly fabricated ones that use a single larger o-ring.  Even with th…

Started by Brian A

0 May 6

Sphere as the main electronic housing

Hi Guys, I'd like to build my ROV with a sphere as the housing for the electronics to try and achieve far greater depths, I'm thinking abou…

Started by Paul

0 May 6

How deep can I take the V2.6?

Hi everyone. I can not see any real multiple tests which can tell how deep this ROV actually can go as standard built.I should maybe be an…

Started by Tom-Vidar Salangli

3 May 1
Reply by Tom-Vidar Salangli


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