HOBOnet Temperature Sensor
The HOBOnet Wireless Temperature Sensor provides a cost-effective and scalable solution for web-enabled monitoring of air, soil, and water temperatures. HOBOnet Wireless Sensors communicate data direc..
- Brands ONSET
- Product Code: RXW-TMB-868
- Availability: 7-10 Days
Temperature HOBOnet Sensor
The HOBOnet Wireless Temperature Sensor provides a cost-effective and scalable solution for web-enabled monitoring of air, soil, and water temperatures. HOBOnet Wireless Sensors communicate data directly to the RX3000 weather station or pass data through other wireless sensors back to the central station. They are preconfigured and ready to deploy, and data is accessed through HOBOlink, Onset’s innovative cloud-based software platform.
- Measurement range of -40° to 100°C (-40° to 212°F)
- High accuracy: ± 0.2°C ( ± 0.36°F)
- Stainless-steel sensor tip
- Sensor and cable rated for immersion in water or soil up to 50°C for up to 1 year
- 868 MHz wireless mesh self-healing technology
- 450 to 600 meter (1,500 to 2,000 feet) wireless range and up to five hops
- Up to 50 wireless sensors per RX3000
- Simple button-push to join the HOBOnet wireless network
- Onboard memory to ensure no data loss
- Powered by rechargeable AA batteries and built-in solar panel
In what environment does this sensor operate?
This sensor operates in outdoor and underwater environments.
What measurements does this sensor support?
The RXW-TMB-xxx sensor supports the following measurements: Air Temperature, Soil Temperature, Temperature and Water Temperature
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A complete system requires at least one HOBO RX3000 Remote Monitoring Station, a HOBOnet Wireless Manager (RXMOD-RXW-xxx), and a HOBOnet Wireless Sensor. HOBOnet Wireless Repeaters (RX-RPTR-xxx) can be added to extend the range. Still, think you might need some assistance in choosing the best solution?
|Temperature Sensor Accuracy||±0.25°C from -40° to 0°C (±0.45°F from -40° to 32°F) ±0.20°C from 0° to 70°C (±0.36°F from 32° to 158°F) ±0.25°C from 70° to 100°C (±0.45°F from 158° to 212°F)|
|Temperature Sensor Drift||<0.01°C (0.018°F) per year|
|Temperature Sensor Range||-40° to 100°C (-40° to 212°F)|
|Temperature Sensor Resolution||0.02°C (0.036°F)|
|Temperature Sensor Response Time||Without solar radiation shield: 2 minutes, 30 seconds in air moving 1 m/sec With RS3-B solar radiation shield: 5 minutes in air moving 1 m/sec (to 90% of step change)|
|Battery Life||With NiMH batteries: Typical 3–5 years when operated in the temperature range -20° to 40°C (-4°F to 104°F) and positioned toward the sun (see Deployment and Mounting), operation outside this range will reduce the battery service life With lithium batteries: 1 year, typical use|
|Data Rate||Up to 250 kbps, non-adjustable|
|Maximum Number of Motes||50 motes per one RX Wireless Sensor Network|
|Modulation Employed||OQPSK (Offset Quadrature Phase Shift Keying)|
|Power Source||Two AA 1.2 V rechargeable NiMH batteries powered by built-in solar panel or two AA 1.5 V lithium batteries for operating conditions of -40 to 70°C (-40 to 158°F)|
|Radio Operating Frequencies||RXW-TMB-900: 904–924 MHz RXW-TMB-868: 866.5 MHz RXW-TMB-922: 916–924 MHz|
|Radio Power||12.6 mW (+11 dBm) non-adjustable|
|Transmission Range||Reliable connection to 457.2 m (1,500 ft) line of sight at 1.8 m (6 ft) high Reliable connection to 609.6 m (2,000 ft) line of sight at 3 m (10 ft) high|
|Wireless Data Standard||IEEE 802.15.4|
|Wireless Mote Dimensions||Sensor: 5.1 x 33 mm (0.2 x 1.3 inches) Cable length: 5 m (16.4 ft) Mote: 16.2 x 8.59 x 4.14 cm (6.38 x 3.38 x 1.63 inches)|
|Wireless Mote Environmental Rating||Sensor and cable: Immersion in water up to 50°C (122°F) for 1 year Mote: IP67, NEMA 6|
|Wireless Mote Materials||Sensor: Stainless steel waterproof tip Mote: PCPBT, silicone rubber seal|
|Wireless Mote Memory||16 MB|
|Wireless Mote Operating Temperature Range||-25° to 60°C (-13° to 140°F) with rechargeable batteries -40 to 70°C (-40 to 158°F) with lithium batteries|
|Wireless Mote Weight||Sensor and cable: 82.5 g (2.91 oz) Mote: 223 g (7.87 oz)|