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Kestrel 5500 Pocket Weather Meters With Link And Vane Mount

Kestrel 5500 Pocket Weather Meters With Link And Vane Mount

Description

The Kestrel 5500 Pocket Weather Meteres with Link and Vane Mount is a lightweight, handheld, multi-function weather meter and data logger with large sunlight-readable graphing display and tripod vane mount option.

Features

  • Measures Wind Speed, Temperature, Humidity, Pressure, And Direction
  • Rugged (Drop Tested To MIL-STD-810G Standards), Waterproof (Sealed To IP67 Standards) and Floats
  • Optional Link Connectivity Powered By Bluetooth Smart Provides Wireless Communication To Mobile Devices And Computers
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$470.00
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Features:

  • 14 total meteorological parameters measured, calculated and displayed
    real-time and stored in memory, including advanced meteorological
    measurements such as dew point temperature, wet bulb temperature and density
    altitude
  • Large, hi-res, hi-contrast, graphic display is perfectly readable in the
    brightest sunlight and is backlit for nighttime use



The next generation of weather monitoring is the here with the Kestrel 5500
Weather Meter.

This Kestrel meter does it all. The Kestrel 5500 provides the same trusted
accuracy, reliability, and usability as the original Kestrel 4500. Measure
every environmental condition plus wind direction, crosswind and
headwind/tailwind. Use it golfing, sailing, flying, spraying, shooting and
more. Drop-proof, dust-proof, waterproof and able to withstand extreme
environments without damage, your Kestrel weather meter travels with you
anywhere you dare to go. A range of carry pouch options makes it even easier
to take your Kestrel meter with you.

The Kestrel 5 Series platform adds many new features and options. If
you're familiar with the Kestrel 4500, the first thing you'll notice is the
larger, higher-resolution and contrast display and improved font
readability. The Kestrel 5 series also includes a built-in dual color
backlight, extra-strong polycarbonate lens and AA battery operation and
offers optional LiNK iOS and Android wireless connectivity and app support.

In addition to measuring the current environmental conditions, the Kestrel
5500 tracks and logs over 10,000 sets of time-stamped data. Your data log
can be transferred to a mobile device wirelessly with the LiNK wireless
communication option and Kestrel LiNK app, or to a PC/MAC with either the
accessory Kestrel LiNK Dongle or waterproof USB Data Transfer Cable
(available separately).

The true versatility of the Kestrel 5500 becomes apparent with the addition
of the Kestrel Vane Mount. This precision engineered accessory securely
mounts the Kestrel 5500 to any tripod or other ,-20 fitted bracket. Once
mounted, the Kestrel 5500 becomes a full-featured weather station - with a
large wind vane and precision pivot keeping the Kestrel oriented into the
wind for continuous measurement and logging of wind speed, wind direction,
and all other key weather parameters. The Kestrel LiNK app also displays thea remote display that functions up to 200' away (line of sight).

The entire Kestrel 5500 + Vane Mount kit weighs just 10.5 ounces / 295 grams and packs. In addition to measuring the current environmental conditions, the Kestrel 5500 tracks and logs over 10,000 sets of time-stamped data. Your data log can be transferred to a mobile device wirelessly with the LiNK wireless communication option and Kestrel LiNK app, or to a PC/MAC with either the accessory Kestrel LiNK Dongle or waterproof USB Data Transfer Cable (available separately).

The true versatility of the Kestrel 5500 becomes apparent with the addition
of the Kestrel Vane Mount. This precision engineered accessory securely
mounts the Kestrel 5500 to any tripod or other ,-20 fitted bracket. Once
mounted, the Kestrel 5500 becomes a full-featured weather station - with a
large wind vane and precision pivot keeping the Kestrel oriented into the
wind for continuous measurement and logging of wind speed, wind direction,
and all other key weather parameters. The Kestrel LiNK app also displays the
Kestrel's real-time readings on a vivid, customizable dashboard - providing
a remote display that functions up to 200' away (line of sight). The ENTIRE
Kestrel 5500 + Vane Mount kit weighs just 10.5 ounces / 295 grams and packs
into the included padded belt carry pouch that is just 2.5 x 3 x 8.5 inches
/ 6.5 x 7.5 x 22 cm. Providing hundreds of hours of accurate measurements,
the Kestrel 5500 is truly the world's most compact weather station. The
Rotating Vane Mount is included with the 5500 with LiNK or available for
purchase separately and works with any Kestrel 5 Series meter.

Kestrel LiNK for mobile
Android and iOS apps put crucial information at your fingertips with
real-time remote data viewing on phones and tablets up to 100' away.
Kestrel LiNK also provides easy data export, threshold alerts and simple
firmware updates.

LiNK wireless connectivity powered by Bluetooth Smart
Robust, easy connectivity to both iOS and Android mobile devices as well as
Windows and Mac computers. (Computers require optional Kestrel USB Dongle.)

USB Data Transfer Cable
Low profile, lightweight, waterproof cable provides wired connectivity to
Windows and Mac computers for fast data uploads and firmware updates.
Compatible with every model in the Kestrel 5 Series.

Sleek, rugged tripod vane mount
Small, secure, robust vane mount turns any Kestrel 5 Series meter into a
portable weather station that remains oriented into the wind. (Included in
some models where noted, otherwise sold as optional accessory.)

Large, high contrast screen
Easily readable text in almost any setting, including bright sunlight, with
more visible information on the screen at all times. This high-resolution
display is easy on the eyes, allowing you to get more information from
customizable user screens, charting and graphing options without causing eye

Dual color backlight
Toggle backlight color between standard white and night-vision-preserving
red (NV). The red NV backlight features an optical wavelength selected to
help users sustain natural night vision and reduced brightness to avoid
detection during night maneuvers.

Secure battery door
Large, O-ring sealed door provides easy, tool-free battery access.

Scratch and breakage-resistant window
Rigid, polycarbonate lens with scratch-coating protects the display from
damage.Corrosion-resistant battery compartment. Battery is isolated from electronics, reducing damage in the event of a battery leak. (Note - Lithium AA batteries strongly recommended to avoid battery leakage altogether.)

Intuitive user-interface
Icon-based navigation, intuitive keypad, and multiple languages make the
Kestrel a breeze to use.

Measurements:

  • Altitude
  • Barometric Pressure
  • Crosswind
  • Density Altitude
  • Dew Point Temperature
  • Direction (Wind Direction and Orientation)
  • Headwind/Tailwind
  • Heat Stress Index
  • Relative Humidity
  • Station Pressure (Absolute Pressure)
  • Temperature
  • Wet Bulb Temperature (Psychrometric)
  • Wind Chill
  • Wind Speed



Works with Compatible Apps:

  • Kestrel LiNK for Windows & Mac
  • Simple communication to Windows and Mac computers is provided through the optional LiNK USB Dongle or USB Data Transfer Cable

    Includes:
    • Neck Lanyard
    • AA Lithium Battery (Average Life 400 Hours)
    • Protective Drawstring Pouch
    • Certificate of Conformity (with complete specifications)
    • Instruction Manual
    • 5-Year Warranty
Image Part # Product Description Price Stock Order
Kestrel 5500 Pocket Weather Meters With Link And Vane Mount 0855LVOLV 5500 Pocket Weather Meter With Link And Vane Mount, Olive
$423.74
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Kestrel 5500 Pocket Weather Meter w/Link + Vane Mount - Yellow 0855LVYEL 5500 Pocket Weather Meter With Link And Vane Mount, Yellow
$399.99
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Kestrel 5500 Pocket Weather Meter w/Link + Vane Mount - Desert Tan 0855LVTAN 5500 Pocket Weather Meter With Link And Vane Mount, Desert Tan
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Kestrel Screen Protector Kit For 5000 Series 0784 Screen Protector Kit For 5000 Series
$9.79
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Kestrel Tripod Clamp 0793 Tripod clamp
$13.99
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Kestrel Replacement Impeller 0801 Replacement impeller
$16.88
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Kestrel 4000 NiteIze Belt Clip Case 0805 NiteIze carrying case
$16.88
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Kestrel LiNK Dongle 0786 LiNK Dongle for 5000 Series
$30.00
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Kestrel Portable Mini Tripod 0799 Portable mini tripod with bag
$30.38
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Kestrel Tactical MOLLE-Compatible Cases 0806CAM Tactical case, camouflage (MOLLE-compatible)
$32.93
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Kestrel Tactical MOLLE-Compatible Cases 0806OLV Tactical case, olive green (MOLLE-compatible)
$32.93
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Kestrel Tactical MOLLE-Compatible Cases 0806BLK Tactical case, black (MOLLE-compatible)
$32.93
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Kestrel Tactical MOLLE-Compatible Cases 0806TAN Tactical case, brown (MOLLE-compatible)
$32.93
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Kestrel Rotating Vane Mount And Carry Case 0782 Rotating Vane Mount And Carry Case, for 5000 Series, Black
$57.12
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Kestrel USB Data Transfer Cable 0785 USB Data Transfer Cable, for 5000 Series, Black
$65.00
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$71.34
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