024A Wind Direction Sensor

The 014A Wind Speed Sensor and 024A Wind Direction Sensor are accurate, durable and economical instruments, suitable for a wide range of wind study applications. They are designed for long term unattended operation in most environments.

The sensors use a quick-connect sensor cable which may extend hundreds of feet without affecting measurement performance.

Features

  • Precision wire-wound potentiometer
  • Built-in alignment and calibration fixture
  • Digital or analog measurement ability
  • Aluminum or Lexan cups available

Specifications

Performance Characteristics
Range: 0° -360°
Starting Threshold: 1.0 mph (0.45 m/s)
Accuracy: ±5°
Delay Distance: Less than 5 ft (1.5 m)
Damping Ratio: 0.25 (aluminum vane)
Potentiometer: MIL-PRF-39023
Electrical Range: 0° -360°
Operating Range: -50°C to +70°C (-58°F to +158°F)
Physical Characteristics
Weight: 1 Ib 2 oz (.45 kg)
Finish: Clear anodized aluminum
Ingress Protection: IP54
Cable & Mounting
PN 1806 Cable Assembly; specify length in feet or meters
Mounting: PN 191 Crossarm Assembly (contains orientation lock)
Alternate Wind Speed Sensor
Damping Ratio: 0.4 (magnesium vane) (meets EPA specifications)
Technical Drawing
 

Specifications are subject to change at any time