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  • HOBO MicroRX Station - IC-RX210x

    Product Code: IC-RX210x

    The compact and rugged HOBO MicroRX Station is an easy-to-deploy, low-cost cellular solution for long-term, reliable field monitoring. Choose between battery or solar powered models. Requires a data plan for data uploads, select the desired plan in the options.

    Backorder Now, this item will normally leave store in 3-4 weeks, call 1300 737 871 (NZ 0800 737 871) to confirm
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    $1586.00 ex. GST
    $1744.60 inc. GST
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    Product Description
    Product Description

    The compact and rugged HOBO MicroRX Station is an easy-to-deploy, low-cost cellular solution for long-term, reliable field monitoring. Two power source options are available: a solar panel for extended deployments, and user-replaceable batteries for flexible mounting in covered or protected locations. The station includes inputs for up to five research-grade plug-and-play sensors, and can be ordered with an additional water level sensor input with integrated flow conversion.

    Configurable station-side alarms trigger immediate notifications of critical conditions, and the cloud-based HOBOlink platform makes it easy to view, access, and share data.

    - Compact size for easy deployment
    - Robust, weatherproof IP66/NEMA 4X enclosure
    - Inputs for five plug-and-play smart sensors
    - Built-in LCD confirms proper setup and operation
    - Integrated mounting tabs for use with screws, zip ties, or U-bolts
    - Station-side alarms, including water flow and accumulated rainfall
    - Up to 10-minute connection rates via 4G cellular data plans
    - Cloud-based monitoring and data access through HOBOlink
    - Two power options: User-replaceable AA lithium batteries or Integrated 1.7W solar panel with rechargeable battery pack
    Supports the following measurements:
    - Absolute Pressure
    - 4-20mA
    - AC Current
    - AC Voltage
    - Amp Hour (Ah)
    - Barometric Pressure
    - DC Voltage
    - Evapotranspiration
    - Kilowatt Hours (kWh)
    - Leaf Wetness
    - Light Intensity
    - PAR
    - Power Factor (PF)
    - Pulse Input
    - Rainfall
    - Relative Humidity
    - Soil Moisture
    - Temperature
    - Volt-Amp Reactive hour
    - Volt-Amps (VA)
    - Water Level
    - Watt Hours (Wh)
    - Watts (W)
    - Wind
    - Operating range (RX2101): -40 to 60 C (-40 to 140 F)
    - Operating range (RX2102): -20 to 60 C (-4 to 140 F)
    - Smart Sensor Connectors: 5
    - Smart Sensor Network Cable Length: 100 m (328 ft) maximum
    - Smart Sensor Data Channels: Maximum of 15 (some smart sensors use more than one data channel; see sensor manual for details)
    - Logging Rate: 1 minute to 18 hours
    - Time Accuracy: +/- 8 seconds per month in 0 to 40 C (32 F to 104 F) range; +/- 30 seconds per month in -40 to 60 C (-40 to 140 F) range
    - Memory: 16 MB, 1 million measurements, continuous logging
    - Alarm Notification Latency: Logging interval plus 2?4 minutes, typical
    - Enclosure Access: Hinged door secured by two latches with eyelets for use with user-supplied padlocks
    - LCD: LCD is visible from 0 to 50 C (32 to 122 F); the LCD may react slowly or go blank in temperatures outside this range
    - Dimensions: 19.95 x 13.68 x 7.49 cm (7.85 x 5.39 x 2.95 in.)
    - Weight: 678 g (23.9 oz)
    - Mounting: Optional U-bolts are compatible with masts up to 4.14 cm (1.63 in.) mast diameter; can also be mounted with zip ties or mounted to a flat surface with screws
    - Environmental Rating: Weatherproof enclosure, NEMA 4X and IP66 (requires proper installation of cable channel system)
    - Kit includes: HOBO RX2100 MicroRX Station, Grease packet, Cable ties, Screws and washers, Six AA lithium batteries (for RX2101) or Battery pack (for RX2102 solar powered station)
    - Outer enclosure: Polycarbonate/PBT blend with brass inserts
    - Interior: Polycarbonate/PBT
    - Gasket: Silicone foam
    - Cable channel: Santoprene TPE
    - U-Bolts (not included): Steel with zinc dichromate finish
    Battery powered (6 AA 1.5 V lithium batteries or AC power adapter):
    - Battery life with daily connections: 1 year with 1 minute logging
    - Battery life with hourly connections and 1 minute logging: 1 year with 1 minute logging
    Solar Powered:
    - Integrated 1.7 watt solar panel and NiMH rechargeable battery pack; optional AC power adapter (P-AC-1) or external solar panel (SOLAR-xW) can be used in place of integrated solar panel
    - Typical battery life: Typical 3?5 years when operated in the temperature range -20 to 40 C (-4 to 104 F); operation outside this range will reduce the battery service life.
    - Maximum connection rates with built-in solar panel, in full sun: 10 minute connections year round for latitudes less than +/- 40 degrees; 10 minute connections through three seasons in other regions, reduced to 30 minute connections in winter
    - Maximum connection rates with external 5W or 15W solar panels: 10 minute connections year round, in full sun. Connection rate with external solar panels may be less if deployed in partial sun


    Manuals and Datasheets
    Manuals and Datasheets
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