Sidescan Sonar Display and Manipulation
Enable sidescan operation on Menu choices tab of Options menu choice.
Insure that you have sidescan data in the correct location and format.
Open a base map of any type.
icon on the map toolbar to open multiple sidescan records using the file open dialog.
The program will create two databases:
||Database for a sidescan survey line.
This file has about 100 pings per second (recorded only to the nearest second), and a total of 106,236 pings.
Each ping has a number and time, the slant range used, and the fish heading and depth.
|Sidescan image window
from the metadata in the XTF file:
|Less Contrast||More contrast|
|Grayscale||Custom gold color scale|
|Low frequency||High frequency|
Advanced Export sidescan image option
Other sidescan formats:
Last revision 4/21/2017