LOUPE GEOPHYSICS

Potential Applications
for Loupe

Potential Mining Applications for Loupe

  • Exploration for near-surface metal sulphides / graphite and mapping of grade in metal mines.
  • Mapping of geology, grade and hazards in open-cut mining operations.
  • Detection of conductive ore / stratigraphy in underground mines.
  • Mapping of water content and /or salinity in tailings dam walls, waste dumps.
  • Mapping of acid mine drainage.

Potential Engineering Applications for Loupe

  • Exploration for near-surface metal sulphides / graphite and mapping of grade in metal mines.
  • Mapping of geology, grade and hazards in open-cut mining operations.
  • Detection of conductive ore / stratigraphy in underground mines.
  • Mapping of water content and /or salinity in tailings dam walls, waste dumps.
  • Mapping of acid mine drainage.

The Loupe System

BACKPACKS

Comfortable backpacks that can be worn for an entire working day, both packs weigh less than 12g.

REAL-TIME PROCESSING POWER

Significant real-time processing power, allowing application in areas of considerable interference from power transmission lines and other sources.

Post-acquisition data processing

Real-time and post-acquisition data processing, time-series recording.

RTK GPS

RTK GPS with in-built radio systems.

SYSTEM BATTERIES

System batteries have endurance of 3-4 hours and can be hot-swapped.

fixed-loop mode

Can be operated in fixed-loop mode, with any transmitter system.

component receiver

3-component receiver coil with 100 kHz bandwidth.

samples

Sampled at over 500,000 samples per second.

Data

Useful data within several microseconds of switch-off.

Transmitter

Transmitter moment approximately 100 ATm2. Switched off in 8 usec.

FREQUENCY

Typically 75 Hz base frequency, higher and lower available. 50% duty cycle.