Davis Vantage Vue Console/Receiver
The Davis Vantage Vue 2nd Station Console/Receiver displays and records a station's weather data.
- Provides graph and alarm functions, and interfaces to a computer using the optional WeatherLink software
- Also receives data from a Davis Vantage Pro2 weather station
- Console displays all the information coming from the ISS in an easy-to-use format
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The Davis Vantage Vue 2nd Sation Console/Receiver includes an outdoor integrated sensor suite that transmits outside sensor data to a console via a low-power radio. The console displays all of the information coming from the ISS, and can also receive data from a Davis Vantage Pro2 weather station. The console also displays and records a stations' weather data, providing graphs and alarm functions, and interfaces to a computer using the optional WeatherLink software. It allows users to view multiple screens of weather data simultaneously.
Vantage Vue displays current outdoor and indoor temperature, humidity, barometric pressure, wind speed, wind direction, dew point, and rainfall data points. It also shows weather forecast icons for moon phase, and sunrise/sunset time. The console updates outside temperature every 10 seconds and inside temperature every minute. Outside humidity is updated every 50 seconds and inside humidity every minute. The five-position trend arrow shows whether barometric pressure is rising, falling, or stable. Rain totals and rain rates are updated every 20 seconds for the last 25 hours, days, and months.
The Weather Center provides additional information for each weather variable, such as highs and lows, temperature changes by the hour, and barometric value changes. It also displays astronomical data such as meteor showers. The glow-in-the-dark, domed buttons give access to weather information day or night. Users can view up to 50 graphs for the last 25 hours, days, or months for rain, temperature, rain, rain rate, wind, and barometric pressure. The data point on the graph shows the weather during the same time of the previous day to help compare and analyze the day-to-day weather trends. 22 user-selectable alarms offer warnings of dangers such as high winds, freezing temperatures, rain rates, and flood warnings. Windspeed is updated every 2.5 seconds, and displayed in miles per hour, meters per second, kilometers per hour, and knots. The console also provides the average and high wind speed at two-minute and ten-minute intervals.
- Console operating temperature: +32° to +140°F (0° to +60°C)
- Console non-operating (storage) temperature: +14° to +158°F (-10° to +70°C)
- Console current draw: 0.9 mA average, 30 mA peak,(add 120 mA for display lamps, add 0.125 mA for each transmitter station received by console) at 4.4 VDC
- Console power adapter: 5 VDC, 200 mA
- Console battery backup: 3 C-cells
- Console battery life (no AC power): up to 9 months (approximately)
- Wind direction resolution: 1°
- Wind direction range: 0 to 360°
- Wind direction nominal accuracy: 3°
- Compass rose resolution: 22.5°
- Compass rose range: 16 compass points
- Wind speed resolution: 1 mph, 1 kt, 0.5 m/s, 1 km/h
- Wind speed range: 2 to 180 mph, 2 to 156 kts, 3 to 290 km/h, 1 to 80 m/s
- Wind speed nominal accuracy: greater of 2 mph/kts; 1 m/s; 3 km/h or 5%
- Inside temperature resolution: 0.1°F; 0.1°C
- Inside temperature range: +32° to +140°F; 0 to +60°C
- Inside temperature nominal accuracy: 1°F; 0.5°C
- Outside temperature resolution: 0.1°F;0.1°C
- Outside temperature range: -40° to +150°F;-40° to +65°C
- Outside temperature nominal accuracy: 1°F;0.5°C
- Inside humidity resolution: 1%
- Inside humidity range: 1 to 100%
- Inside humidity nominal accuracy: 3% RH; 4% above 90%
- Outside humidity resolution: 1%
- Outside humidity range: 1 to 100%
- Outside humidity nominal accuracy: 3% RH; 4% above 90%
- Barometric pressure resolution: 0.01'' Hg, 0.1 mm Hg, 0.1 hPa, 0.1 mb
- Barometric pressure range: 16'' to 32.5'' Hg, 410 to 820 mm Hg, 540 to 1100 hPa, 540 to 1100 mb
- Barometric pressure nominal accuracy: 0.03'' Hg, 0.8 mm Hg 1.0 hPa, 1.0 mb
- Dew point resolution: 1°F; 1°C
- Dew point range: -105° to +130°F; -76° to +54°C
- Dew point nominal accuracy: 3°F; 1.5°C
- Heat index resolution: 1°F; 1°C
- Heat index range: -40°to +165°F; -40° to +74° C
- Heat index nominal accuracy: 3°F (1.5°C)
- Wind chill resolution: 1°F; 1°C
- Wind chill range: -110° to +135°F-79° to +57°C
- Wind chill nominal accuracy: 2°F;1°C
- Rainfall resolution: 0.01''; 0.2 mm (1mm at totals over 2000 mm)
- Rainfall range: to 199.99''; 6553 mm
- Rainfall nominal accuracy: greater of 4% or 1 tip
- Rain rate resolution:0.01”; 0.1 mm
- Rain rate range: to 40''/hr.;1016 mm/hr
- Rain rate nominal accuracy: 5% when rate is under 5”/hr.;127 mm/hr
- Evapotranspiration resolution: 0.01''; 0.2 mm
- Evapotranspiration range: daily to 32.67”; 999.9 mm monthly & yearly to 199.99”; 1999.9mm
- Evapotranspiration nominal accuracy: greater of 5% or 0.01''; 0.25 mm
- Solar radiation resolution: 1 W/m2
- Solar radiation range: 0 to 1800 W/m2
- Solar radiation nominal accuracy: 5% of full scale
- UV index resolution: 0.1 Index
- UV index range: 0 to 16
- UV index nominal accuracy: 5% of full scale
- Box dimensions: 5"H x 8"W x 8"L
- Weight: 2.0lbs
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