The Self-contained Zebra-Tech LI-COR LI-192 Hydro-Wiper is a field-proven, high performance wiping system designed for the LI-COR LI-192 submersible PAR sensors.
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How can I mount my wiper control housing?
The marine grade (316) stainless steel bracket attached to the wiper control housing can attach the housing to any required structure. Avoid attaching directly to a metal structure, as electrolysis can occur which may result in rapid deterioration of the metal parts.
How will I know when my Hydro-Wiper is low on battery?
When the battery reaches around 6.5 volts, the wipes will cease. The LED indicator will blink three times every 15 seconds when the Hydro-Wiper is in low battery shutdown mode.
How often should I set my Hydro-Wiper to wipe?
The optimal wipe interval will depend on the environmental conditions at the field site. Generally a wipe interval of 2 to 3 hours should prove sufficient. The wipe interval is controlled by the position of the wipe interval switch. The wipe interval switch can be set using the screwdriver provided in the field kit. Each position adds 15 minutes to the wipe interval, ranging from 15 to 720 minutes.
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