Wind Speed Sensor

WindObserver II

  • Precision 2-axis ultrasonic wind speed sensor
  • Optional de-icing system
  • 0-65m/s wind speed, 0-359° wind direction
  • Robust Stainless Steel Construction
  • Lloyd's Register Type Approved
wind speed sensor

WindObserver II Wind Speed Sensor

The WindObserver II wind speed sensor is an ultrasonic 2-axis anemometer for the measurement of wind speed and direction. With no moving parts this wind speed sensor is ideal for use in extreme environments.

The WindObserver II utilises the same high-performance measurement technology as the Gill WindSonic wind speed sensor, with some additional features to extend the application potential of the sensor. The WindObserver II wind speed sensor has a high 0-65m/s wind speed measurement range, optional high temperature de-icing system (which extends the operational temperature range to –55ºC), sonic temperature output and averaging.

This wind speed sensor features an IP66 rated stainless-steel housing, which is particularly suitable for use in salt-water environments. The WindObserver II wind speed sensor is proven in airport, offshore, marine and naval applications and carries Lloyd’s register type approval.

Wind Speed Sensor Technical Information

  • Features
  • Specifications
  • Documentation
  • Part Numbers
  • 2-axis wind speed sensor providing wind speed and direction data
  • 0-65m/s wind speed measurement
  • 0-359º wind direction range (no dead band)
  • Free data logging software
  • Robust stainless-steel casing
  • Optional de-icing system
  • Sonic temperature output
Ultrasonic Output Rate
1, 2, 4, 5, 8, 10 Hz
Wind Speed
0-65 m/s
Wind Direction Range
0 to 359º (no dead band)
Operating Temperature
-55ºC to +70ºC (with heated option)
Moisture Protection
IP66
External Construction
Stainless-steel
Digital Outputs
RS422 & RS485 Full Duplex / Half Duplex
NMEA Output
Yes
Analogue Outputs
3 (optional)
Sonic Temperature Output
Yes
Approvals
Lloyds Register Type Approved
WindObserver II Part Numbers & Options
WindObserver II - No Heating
RS422 Output, 2m Cable
1390-PK-006
RS422 Output, 10m Cable
1390-PK-006/10M
Analogue Output, 2m Cable
1390-PK-026
Analogue Output, 10m Cable
1390-PK-026/10M
WindObserver II - Standard Heating
RS422 Output, 2m Cable
1390-PK-007
RS422 Output, 10m Cable
1390-PK-007/10M
Analogue Output, 2m Cable
1390-PK-027
Analogue Output, 10m Cable
1390-PK-027/10M
RS422 Output, Pipe Mount, 4m Cable
1390-PK-042
Accessories
Integrity Check Chamber
1277-00-052

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Wind Speed Sensor Photos

  • wind speed sensor image
  • wind speed sensor application
  • wind speed sensor application photo
  • multiple wind monitoring site
  • wind sensor in mountains
  • wind sensor - on crane

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