Model Number List

Click here for select products available to buy onlineThis model number list links to the product page for products currently in production. The list is in numerical order for Sea-Bird products that have an 'SBE' number. Other products are at the bottom of the list, below the 'SBE' numbered products.  Product pages contain the following information (as applicable):

  • Product features
  • Specifications and dimensional drawings
  • Documents for downloading [PDF] — Product brochure, Product manual(s), Software manual(s), Product Quick Guide(s) (reference sheet for using instrument), Software quick guide, Application Notes about how to use our instruments and software (information on calibration coefficient calculations, calibration procedures, instrument adjustments, configuration assistance, and instrument care and maintenance)
  • Photo gallery
  • Software for downloading
  • FAQs (frequently asked questions)
  • Configuration options — part numbers, descriptions, explanations, and photos and drawings to assist you in selecting the appropriate options when ordering a new instrument
  • Accessories — cables, mount kits, and spares kits
  • Comparison to other Sea-Bird products in the same category (profiling CTDs, moored/time series instruments, etc.)

Please Note:

  • Click on the product name to go to the product page.
  • In the Current Documents column, click to go to the product page's Documents tab (links to all current documents for that product). For discontinued products, the Documents tab contains the last version of the product manual as well as other documents (application notes, software manuals, etc.)
  • In the Older Manuals column, click to go to a browseable folder structure for older manuals, to locate the appropriate manual for an instrument you already have.
  • Instruments available for online purchase are indicated with a 'Buy Now' button in the table below. Additionally, many cables and  spares/accessories for other products are available for online purchase.
Name Current Documents Older Manuals Notes
SBE 3S Oceanographic Temperature Sensor    
SBE 3F CTD Temperature Sensor   Sensor for SBE 25, 25plus.
SBE 3plus Premium CTD Temperature Sensor   Sensor for SBE 9plus.
SBE 4 Conductivity Sensor   SBE 4C: Sensor for SBE 9plus, 25plus.
SBE 4M: Optional sensor for SBE 26plus, 53.
SBE 5M Miniature Pump
  Pump for SBE 19plus, 19plus V2; optional for SBE 16plus, 16plus V2, 16plus-IM, 16plus-IM V2.
SBE 5T (titanium) Submersible Pump
  Pump for SBE 9plus, 25, 25plus; optional for SBE 16plus, 16plus V2, 16plus-IM, 16plus-IM V2, 19plus, 19plus V2.
SBE 5P (plastic) Submersible Pump
  Pump for SBE 9plus, 25, 25plus; optional for SBE 16plus, 16plus V2, 16plus-IM, 16plus-IM V2, 19plus, 19plus V2.
SBE 7 Microstructure Conductivity Sensor    
SBE 8 Microstructure Temperature Sensor    
SBE 9plus CTD Referred to as SBE 911plus when used with 11plus Deck Unit (real-time data acquisition), SBE 917plus when used with 17plus Searam (autonomous operation)
SBE 11plus V2 Deck Unit Used with SBE 9plus CTD for real-time data acquisition; referred to as SBE 911plus
SBE 11plus V1 CTD Deck Unit SBE 11plus V2 is current model.
SBE 13 Dissolved Oxygen Sensor   SBE 43 is current model.
SBE 14 Remote Depth Readout    
SBE 16plus V2 SeaCAT C-T (P) Recorder  
SBE 16plus SeaCAT C-T (P) Recorder SBE 16plus V2 is current model.
SBE 16 SeaCAT C-T (P) Recorder SBE 16plus V2 is current model.
SBE 16plus-IM V2 SeaCAT C-T (P) Recorder with  Inductive Modem interface  
SBE 16plus-IM SeaCAT C-T (P optional) Recorder with Inductive Modem Interface SBE 16plus-IM V2 is current model.
SBE 17plus V2 Searam Recorder & Auto Fire Module  
SBE 18 pH Sensor
   
SBE 19plus V2 SeaCAT Profiler CTD  
SBE 19plus SeaCAT Profiler CTD SBE 19plus V2 is current model.
SBE 19 SeaCAT Profiler CTD SBE 19plus V2 is current model.
SBE 21 SeaCAT Thermosalinograph  
SBE 23 Dissolved Oxygen Sensor   SBE 43 is current model.
SBE 25plus Sealogger CTD  
SBE 25 Sealogger CTD SBE 25plus is current model.
SBE 26plus Seagauge Wave & Tide Recorder  
SBE 26 Seagauge Wave & Tide Recorder SBE 26plus is current model.
SBE 27 pH/O.R.P. (Redox) Sensor
   
SBE 29 Strain-Gauge Pressure Sensor   Sensor for SBE 25 (not 25plus)
Name Current Documents Older Manuals Notes
SBE 31 Multi-Channel Counter   Custom applications; contact Sea-Bird.
SBE 32 Carousel Water Sampler  
SBE 33 Carousel Deck Unit
 
SBE 35 Deep Ocean Standards Thermometer  
SBE 35RT Digital Reversing Thermometer  
SBE 36 CTD Deck Unit
Requires PDIM or SBE 32 Carousel Water Sampler
PDIM (Power Data Interface Module)
Used with SBE 36 CTD Deck Unit
SBE 37-IM MicroCAT C-T (P) Recorder Inductive Modem
SBE 37-IMP MicroCAT C-T (P) Recorder Inductive Modem, integral Pump
SBE 37-IMP-IDO MicroCAT C-T-ODO (P) Recorder SBE 37-IMP-ODO is current model
SBE 37-IMP-ODO MicroCAT C-T-ODO (P) Recorder Inductive Modem, integral Pump, integrated Optical Dissolved Oxygen
SBE 37-SI MicroCAT C-T (P) Recorder
Serial Interface
SBE 37-SIP MicroCAT C-T (P) Recorder
Serial Interface, integral Pump
SBE 37-SIP-IDO MicroCAT C-T-DO (P) Recorder
Serial Interface, integral Pump, Integrated Dissolved Oxygen
SBE 37-SM MicroCAT C-T (P) Recorder
Serial interface, Memory
SBE 37-SMP MicroCAT C-T (P) Recorder

Serial interface, Memory, integral Pump

SBE 37-SMP-IDO MicroCAT C-T-DO (P) Recorder SBE 37-SMP-ODO is current model
SBE 37-SMP-ODO MicroCAT C-T-ODO (P) Recorder

Serial interface, Memory, integral Pump, integrated Optical Dissolved Oxygen

SBE 38 Digital Oceanographic Thermometer
 
SBE 39plus Temperature (P) Recorder
   
SBE 39 Temperature (P optional) Recorder SBE 39plus is current model.
SBE 39plus-IM Temperature (P) Recorder    
SBE 39-IM Temperature (P) Recorder SBE 39plus-IM is current model.
SBE 41/41CP CTD Module for Autonomous Profiling Floats (Argo)     OEM instrument
SBE 43 Dissolved Oxygen Sensor
   
SBE 44 Underwater Inductive Modem (UIM)  
SBE 45 MicroTSG Thermosalinograph
 
SBE 46 LCD Display Box  
SBE 48 Hull Temperature Sensor
 
SBE 49 FastCAT CTD Sensor  
SBE 50 Digital Oceanographic Pressure Sensor  
Name Current Documents Older Manuals Notes
SBE 52-MP Moored Profiler CTD & (optional) Dissolved Oxygen Sensor  
SBE 53 BPR Bottom Pressure Recorder  
SBE 54 Tsunameter Tsunami Pressure Sensor  
SBE 55 ECO Water Sampler  
SBE 56 Temperature Logger
 
SBE 63 Optical Dissolved Oxygen (DO) Sensor  
Glider Payload CTD (GPCTD) OEM instrument
Slocum Glider Payload CTD   OEM instrument
Interface Boxes   Information on a number of interface boxes, compatible with a variety of instruments.
SeaCAT/Sealogger RS-232 & Navigation Interface Box

PN 90488 (AC-powered) or PN 90545 (DC-powered) included with SBE 21

SeaCAT/Sealogger RS-232 & Navigation Interface Box — PN 90158.1 (AC-powered) or PN 90204 (DC-powered)   PN 90488 (AC-powered) & PN 90545 (DC-powered) are current models.

Carousel Auto Fire Module (AFM)

 
Surface Inductive Modem (SIM)   See IM instrument manual for installation & use (16plus-IM, 16plus-IM V2, 37-IM, 37-IMP, 37-IMP-IDO, 37-IMP-ODO, 39-IM, 44)
Inductive Cable Coupler (ICC)   See IM instrument manual for installation & use (16plus-IM, 16plus-IM V2, 37-IM, 37-IMP, 37-IMP-IDO, 37-IMP-ODO, 39-IM, 44)
Inductive Modem Module (IMM)  
Underwater Inductive Modem Module (UIMM)    
SBE Improved O.T.E. Model 110 Sample Bottle    
SeapHOxTM Ocean CT(D)-pH-DO Sensor   Jointly developed by Sea-Bird and Satlantic.
Deep SeapHOxTM Ocean CT(D)-pH-DO Sensor   Jointly developed by Sea-Bird and Satlantic.
Water Quality Monitor (WQM)     Jointly developed by Sea-Bird and WET Labs. Available through Sea-Bird Coastal.
Navis Autonomous Profiling Float    
Navis BGCi Autonomous Profiling Float with Integrated Biogeochemical Sensors    
Navis BGCi + pH Autonomous Profiling Float with Integrated Biogeochemical Sensors   Includes Float Deep SeaFETTM pH sensor.

 

Software Manuals

  • Seasave V7: Seasave V7© acquires, converts, and displays real-time or archived raw data from Sea-Bird profiling CTDs and thermosalinographs, as well as the SBE 16 family of moored CTDs. Seasave V7 is part of our Seasoft V2 software suite.
  • SBE Data Processing: SBE Data Processing© consists of modular, menu-driven routines for converting, editing, processing, and plotting of oceanographic data acquired with Sea-Bird profiling CTDs, thermosalinographs, and the SBE 16 and 37 families of moored CTDs. SBE Data Processing is part of our Seasoft V2 software suite.
  • Seasoft for Waves: Seasoft for Waves© - Win32 is for use with the Seagauge Wave and Tide Recorder (SBE 26plus (current production) or SBE 26 (older version)), and SBE 53 BPR Bottom Pressure Recorder. Software details are incorporated in the manuals for those products.

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