PT-500-UW-6-35

NexSens PT-500 Vented Water Level Sensor

NexSens PT-500 Vented Water Level Sensor

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The PT-500 is a rugged vented water level sensor designed for highly accurate water level measurement in streams, lakes, rivers, and other water bodies.

Features

  • +/- 0.1% full scale accuracy with automatic temperature compensation
  • Integrated lightning and surge protection
  • UW connector installed for use with NexSens G2/X2 data loggers
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The PT-500 vented water level sensor is designed for use in a wide variety of environmental monitoring applications. The sensor is ideally suited for measuring water level in weirs, flumes, small to large streams, ponds, lakes, irrigation channels, and groundwater wells. The sensor is installed in a fixed location below the minimum expected water level, and a cable containing the sensor signals and vent tube is connected to a data logger mounted above flood stage.

The PT-500 measures the combined pressure exerted on it by the atmosphere and the head of water above it. A vent tube in the cable automatically corrects for changes in barometric pressure, and measured values are mathematically compensated for all linearity and temperature errors. With +/-0.1% Full Scale accuracy, the PT-500 provides high performance and accuracy over a wide range of operating conditions. The housing is constructed with laser welded 316L stainless steel.

The PT-500-UW features a plug-and-play interface to NexSens X2/G2 data loggers via the installed UW connector. The thread-in connector screws into the logger to reduce setup complexity and reduce the chance for errors. The specially designed UW connector features a field wireable design that provides the ability to cut and re-wire the cable to a specific length on-site. The cable is vented in the UW connector using a Gortex vent located on the side of the body.

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