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For use with the 3296 Count Tachometer adaptor (3296) which has two ranges calibrated to record wind speed in either m/s or mph.

The Anemometer is constructed using a high quality ball bearing, stainless steel hardware, UV stable plastic, and durable anodized aluminum hemispherical cups that are weight matched.

The Anemometer's wiring is protected inside a PVC pipe which allows for easy mounting using a 50 mm (2”) pipe clip or similar. Minimum assembly required.

The Anemometer is supplied with a 10 m lead that ends with two 3.5 mm jack plugs, which is used to connect to the SmartQ Count/Tachometer.

Investigations
Investigations:
  • Weather patterns
 

The Anemometer uses a double contact reed switch, so counts twice for each complete rotation. Wind speed is calculated by using the rate of rotation of the wind cups.

Wind speed must be at least 1 m/s (2 mph) to achieve start up speed.
 

Available Resources

Downloads Anemometer Sensor Manual
Doc No.: DS106 | Issue: 1

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Anemometer (Count/Tachometer accessory)
Order No. : 3297

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