Global Water RG200 Tipping Bucket Rain Gauge
- Constructed of high impact UV-protected plastic
- Reliable, highly accurate, and simple to operate
- Durable and low-cost
|EJ0000||RG200 tipping bucket rain gauge, 6"|
|Usually ships in 1-2 weeks|
|3635WD1||WatchDog 1115 rain gauge data logger|
|Usually ships in 3-5 days|
|114622||Rainlogger 5 rain gauge data logger, includes 6' connection cable|
|Usually ships in 1-2 weeks|
RG200 rain gauges have a 6 inch orifice and are shipped complete with mounting brackets and 40 ft of two-conductor cable. The rain gauge sensor mechanism activates a sealed reed switch that produces a contact closure for each 0.01 inch or 0.25 mm of rainfall.
- (1) RG200 rain gauge with 40 ft. cable
- (1) Set of mounting screws, strainer, metric conversion weight
- (1) Manual
The RG200 is a 6" rain gauge with a 40 ft two-conductor cable. The RG600 is an 8" rain gauge with a 25 ft two-conductor cable.
The RG200 should be cleaned periodically. An accumulation of dirt, bugs, etc. on the tipping bucket will adversely affect the readings.
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