McLane Moored Profiler

  • Product Type:
    • Profilers
  • Product Category:
    • MMP

The McLane Moored Profiler (MMP) autonomously profiles the water column in a time-series along a fixed tether.

Profiling depth, time intervals and pressure stops are user-defined, and profiling patterns can span specific seasons or timeframes. An optional underwater inductive modem provides real-time communication between the MMP and a surface buoy or seabed node.

We offer two MMP models: the standard and extended version.  The extended MMP provides 50% more battery capacity and is 12.7cm longer than the standard MMP.  


DEPTH: 30m to 6000m (mooring dependent) 
TEMPERATURE RATING: Min temperature -20C 
POWER: 11.7V
BATTERY ENDURANCE: Standard MMP: 240Ah battery. Extended MMP: additional 120Ah battery.
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For further information, download the MMP Data Sheet or Contact us.


A complete MMP software distribution is available from McLane. The distribution includes the current version of the MMP Firmware, User Manual, Sensor Manuals, communication software, MMP data processing software, and a ballasting spreadsheet. 

Visit our Library for a complete selection of MMP documentation and other product resources.

McLane offers a hands-on course in Moored Profiler operation. MMP owners and prospective owners are invited to spend one to two days at our facility.

Learn more about Support and hands-on product training.