Vaisala RS-232/485-to-USB Cable Adapter
- Converts RS-232 or RS-485 signal to USB for direct PC connection
- M12 connector for connection to WXT520 weather sensor or WSP152 surge protector
- 1.4m cable length for easy access to sensor
|220782||RS-232/485-to-USB cable adapter with 8-pin M12 female connector, 1.4m|
|WSP152||Surge protector for host PC (e.g. USB connection). Includes M12 connectors. For use with 220782 and 215952.|
|215952||8-pin M12 cable with female & male connectors, 10m|
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The world’s weather is full of surprises. That makes a quality weather station a valuable piece of technology for monitoring systems.
Vaisala's WXT520 multiparameter weather station is built with monitoring systems in mind. It monitors six weather parameters in real time, so users have the numbers on an unexpected rain storm or turbulent wind event.
It can be a means of understanding weather events that caused a flush of nitrogen into a river or low water levels in a lake. What’s more, with the help of a data logger and telemetry system, it can deliver that information to one’s desk so she can stay dry and keep an eye on the data during a storm.
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Dr. Tuba Ozkan-Haller of OSU spoke to EM about the research .
“Sneaker waves occur in the Pacific Northwest, but they're also a worldwide phenomenon,” explains Dr. Ozkan-Haller. “Certain kinds of coastlines appear to be more well-suited to the occurrence of these waves. There are some characteristics that we know play into it, but there's still a lot of unknowns too.Read More
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