X2-SDL

NexSens X2-SDL Submersible Data Loggers

NexSens X2-SDL Submersible Data Loggers

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The X2-SDL Submersible Data Logger is a rugged, self-powered data logging system with optional cellular, satellite, or radio communications.

Features

  • Three sensor ports for connection to industry-standard digital sensor interfaces
  • Powered by (16) D-cell alkaline batteries or optional solar power pack
  • Withstands extreme wave action, drops, floods, and periodic & long-term deployment underwater
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The X2-SDL Submersible Data Logger is a rugged, self-powered remote data logging system for deploying environmental sensors in lakes, streams, rivers, wetlands, coastal waters, sewers, and culverts without fear of accidental flooding. The system is configured with three sensor ports for connection to industry-standard digital interfaces including RS-485, RS-232 and SDI-12. Additional sensor inputs are available through the use of adapters. Each sensor port offers a UW receptacle with double O-ring seal for a reliable waterproof connection. Unlike many data loggers, the X2-SDL is truly submersible. The housing and battery compartment are completely sealed and waterproof.

When it comes to field ruggedness, the NexSens X2-SDL is in a class of its own. The housing is constructed of impact-resistant PVC and includes two elastomer bumpers for long-term deployment in close-fitting pipes and buoy ports. Internal circuit boards and communication modules are shock mounted and all access ports incorporate redundant sealing. The X2-SDL withstands extreme wave action, drops, floods, periodic & long-term deployment underwater, and more. When fitted for wirelessremote communication, the radio, cellular, and satellite antennas are also waterproof.

The X2-SDL can be powered autonomously by sixteen D-cell alkaline batteries. Optional solar power kits provide long-term continuous operation and solar charging. Common sensor connections include multiparameter sondes, water quality sensors, temperature strings, Doppler velocity meters, water level sensors, and weather stations. Optional integrated cellular or satellite telemetry modules offer real-time remote communications via the WQData LIVE web datacenter. There, data is presented on a fully-featured and easy-to-use dashboard. Other features include automated reports, alarms, push notifications and much more.

Notable Specifications:

X2-SDL Data Logger
Material: PVC body with Acetal battery lid
Weight: 12.0 lbs. without batteries; 16.6 lbs. with batteries
Dimensions: 5.5” (13.97 cm) diameter; 17.3” (43.94 cm) length (antenna length varies by model)
Power Requirements
: 5-24 VDC +/-15% (Reverse polarity protected)
Current Draw (Typical @ 12VDC): Low power sleep: 200uA; Logger Active: 20mA; Wi-Fi Transmitting: 43mA; Cellular Transmitting: 200mA
Peak Current: Power supply must be able to sustain a 500mA 1-second peak current (@ 12V)
Operating Temperature: -20C to 70°C
Rating: IP67 (Standalone); IP65 (With telemetry)
Wi-Fi Communications
: 802.11b/g/n (Direct to X2 or Connect X2 to an existing network)
Wi-Fi Antenna: Internal to device
Wi-Fi Range: 250 ft. maximum1
User Interface: RS-485 direct to PC software, Wi-Fi-Enabled embedded web, WQDatalive Web Datacenter, Magnet trigger for Wi-Fi enable, Status LEDs
Data Logging: 64MB internal flash*, 256MB microSD card (expandable up to 32GB)
Data Processing: Parameter level polynomial equation adjustment; Basic & Burst Averaging (min, max, standard deviation, and raw data available)
Real Time Clock (RTC): <30sec/month drift2; Auto-sync weekly3; Internal backup battery
Log Interval: User configurable from 1 second (10 minute default)4; Unique interval per sensor
Transmission Trigger: Time-based, parameter threshold*; Selective parameter upload option
Sensor Interfaces: SDI-12, RS-232 (3 Channels), RS485
Sensor Power: (3) 12V regulated switch channels with 1.5A capacity5,6
Built-in Sensors: Temperature (-40C to 85C, 0.002C resolution, ±2C accuracy); Pressure (300 mbar to 1100 mbar, 0.016 mbar resolution, ±2 mbar accuracy); Humidity (0% to 100%, 0.04% resolution, ±5% accuracy); Battery voltage
Sensor Ports: (3) 8-Pin for Sensor Interface (RS-232, RS-485, SDI-12, 5V, 12V, GND)
Power Port: (1) 6-Pin for Power and Communication (Primary/Secondary/Backup Input, RS-485 Host, GND)

Telemetry Options
Cellular: CDMA 800,1900MHz, GSM 850, 900, 1800, 1900 MHz, UMTS/HSPA 850, 900, 1700, 1900, 2100 MHz
Radio*: 900MHz Mesh Network (902-928MHZ Frequency)
Iridium*: Short Burst Data (SBD) transceiver
Bridge*: Radio to Wi-Fi, Radio to Cellular, and Radio to Iridium
Antenna Port: N-style

Sensor Support
Tier 1: Sensors automatically detected; No Setup
Tier 2: Sensors automatically detected: Require limited setup 
Tier 3*: Custom user script creation available for interfacing to a wide array of sensors
Current Sensor List: Available Here

Notes
1Range varies based on many factors including obstructions, other wireless signals in the area, elevation change, and more. Actual distances may vary by location.
2Assumes 25ºC operating temperature
3Requires the X2 to be connected to the internet
4Minimum log interval dependent on sensor limitations and processing time
5Cumulative concurrent current limit of all three channels is 2A
6Logger power supply must be able to support current requirements of sensors
*Coming soon 

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