Underwater Instrumentation

Teledyne Bowtech (UK)

Teledyne Bowtech are an Aberdeen based innovative company, exploiting the latest developments in CCTV capture and recording technology, adapting them for the deepest and harshest marine environments.

Underwater TV

Camera control units

Underwater TV


The very extensive Teledyne Bowtech range encompasses micro, miniature, compact, ultra low light and full HD cameras. Here are just 3 examples.

The SURVEYOR-100-HD underwater colour zoom camera utilises Sony’s latest ExView HAD™ CCD technology, delivering exceptional picture quality with a 36:1 optical zoom lens, as well as a horizontal resolution of 800 TV lines and all within a 100 metre rated, high quality stainless steel housing, with a non-browning fused silica Spectrosil® window.

The DIVECAM-720 miniature high resolution underwater colour CCD camera, provides a low cost solution to shallow underwater viewing and observation to 100 metres. The camera is manufactured with a high quality alumimium housing rated to 100 metres operating depth as standard and with a 300 metre option. It has a fitted with a fixed focus wide angle lens giving a diagonal field of view of 65° in water through the acrylic window.

The L3C-400-MICRO with integral LED's is the tiniest camera in the range. It provides an extremely compact solution to viewing in restricted spaces. The camera is manufactured with a high quality grade 5 titanium housing measuring only 10.80mm diameter and 42mm in length (excluding connector) and is rated to 6,000 metres operating depth. It is fitted with a fixed focus wide angle lens giving a diagonal field view of 45°Ø in water through a sapphire window. The camera also features built-in reverse polarity and surge protection. The image quality that emanates from this micro camera is astounding and will permit underwater viewing tasks never previously considered possible.



The range includes chamber lights, compact helmet lights, T.V. lights for divers and ROV's and ultra powerful 20,000 lumen flood lights for special underwater tasks.

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