Easily and securely attach Nixie to the drone while hovering and insert an EPA approved sample bottle into the lockable cradle.
Drone submerges sample bottle 2 feet below the surface in currents up to 5 knots and will not stir up sediment in shallow water, eliminating the risk of contamination.
Collect and swap out bottles in less than three minutes, enabling field personnel to increase sample collection by 75 percent.
Research, development, and testing conducted with support from the New York City Department of Environment Protection (NYC DEP)
Exceeds US EPA standards for water sampling
Patented modular design
Reduce field personnel requirements
Eliminate dependence on marine vessels and crews
Stay ahead of increasing compliance and regulatory requirements
Aluminum, Stainless Steel, Nylon 12
Weight (empty bottle)
2.5 kg (5.5 lbs)
Weight (full bottle)
3.0 kg (6.6 lbs)
122.6 cm (48.3 in)
Universal Drone Adapter
21.4 cm x 14 cm (8.4 in x 5.51 in)
Sampling Bottle: Wide Mouth LDPE
500ml (16.9 fl/oz)