How-To Info

User Guides and other Slides

Here, you’ll find documentation relating to the setup, use and integration of your Big Fin Scientific equipment and software.

Get started with your Big Fin Scientific fish-board and DCSLinkstream.

DCS5 Assembly Instructions

Attach the DCS5 XT Control Box to a Measure Deck

Attach the DCS5 Micro control box to a Measure Deck

Attach a Nose-Stop and Guard to a Measure Deck

Route and Attach a Sensor Cable Between the Control Box and Sensor

Attach a Tablet to your Sensor Deck

Easily add a carry-handle to your board.
Replace your Measurement Graphic – Custom Graphics Available


DCSLinkstream User Guide
DCSLinkstream User Guide


Sync your data to the web and share with colleagues.

In-Depth Guide to DCSUnity


Adding Peripherals to DCSLinkstream

Add peripherals to DCSLinkstream.
Connect Peripherals to DCSLinkstream.

Using your Own Application

Use Big Fin Scientific Measurement Boards with your own Application.

Connect your FMB to a PC
Connect your Measurement Board to a computer via USB or Bluetooth.

Transfer Files using Bluetooth

Transfer Files over Bluetooth (handy when using the D10 tablet)