Sensors for environmental monitoring

Systems for environmental
monitoring and remote control

SENSORS
PL400 Rain Gauge 400cm2 collection surface
PL400R Rain Gauge 400cm2 collection surface with heater
Sensors for environmental monitoring
  • • Sensor for measurement of precipitation with a knife blade support for tilting bucket
  • • Class A accuracy according to UNI11552:2012
  • • According to WMO, surface collection: 400cm2
  • • Aluminium body white painted, sturdy and compact, stainless steel tilting bucket
  • • Measuring range: 0÷300mm/h
  • • Sensitivity: 0.2 mm (bucket capacity), 0.1mm on request
  • • Instrumental constant: 0.2mm/pulse
  • • Average accuracy ± 2% (± 0.10mm/min) (± 1% on request)
  • • Output signal: pulse/tilt
  • • Operating conditions: 0 ÷ 80°C (-40 ÷ +80°C heated version)
  • • Power supply: 10÷30Vdc (12Vdc max 50W heated version)
DESCRIPTION
Sensor in A Class, according to UNI11452:2012 for the measurement of precipitation with collection surface of 400cm2, realized in aluminum alloy with anodizing treatment for protection against salt and oxidizing agents. According to WMO norms for environmental monitoring.
Measurement system with knife blade support for tilting bucket in stainless steel with a special system to reduce friction, for ensuring high accuracy over the entire measuring range. A particular system of testing and calibration guarantees the functionality of the instrument for long time.