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034B Wind Sensor

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Features

  • Compact design for minimum visual impact
  • Long field life
  • Durable aluminum and stainless steel construction
  • Low starting threshold
  • Very low power operation
  • Easy maintenance and re-alignment
  • Sealed magnetic reed switch for wind speed measurement
  • Aluminum direction vane coupled to a precision potentiometer
  • Digital or analog measurement ability

034B Wind Sensor

The 034B Wind Sensor combines wind speed and direction measurements in a single sensing unit. It installs in minutes and provides accurate, long-term, continuous monitoring in hostile environments. The sensor uses a quick-connect sensor cable which may extend hundreds of feet without affecting measurement performance.

Product Specifications

SpecDetails
WIND SPEED
Range0-167 mph (0-75 m/s)
Starting Threshold0.9 mph (0.4 m/s)
Accuracy < 22.7 mph: .25 mph (0.1 m/s) | Accuracy > 22.7 mph: ± 1.1% of true
WIND DIRECTION
RangeMechanical: 0-360°
Accuracy±4°
Resolution< 0.5°
Electrical0-356°
Starting Threshold0.9 mph (0.4 m/s)
Damping Ratio0.25 standard (0.4 to 0.6 optional)
TEMPERATURE RANGE
-30°C to +70°C (-22°F to +158°F)Minimal icing conditions
OUTPUT SIGNAL
Wind SpeedPulsed contact closure
Wind DirectionPotentiometer output (0-10 K ohms)
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Sensor Weight1 lb 12.5 oz (0.81 kg)
FinishClear anodized aluminum
CABLE & MOUNTING
PN 3013Cable Assembly; specify length in feet or meters
MountingPN 2954 Mounting and Alignment Adapter [1]

NOTE:
1 Mounting with the alignment adapter (PN 2954) maintains alignment even if the sensor is removed for maintenance. The alignment adapter mounts the 034B to1˝ diameter tubing or pipe. PN 7156 is a horizontal sensor mounting arm. Contact factory for special mounting applications.
2 Specifications are subject to change at any time.