HOBO Pendant Event Data Logger

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Overview

Accurately measure rainfall with the HOBO Pendant® Event Data Logger. Determine rainfall rates, times, and duration after deployment with most standard tipping-bucket rain gauges. Efficiently gather and store momentary contact events and temperature data. Additionally, gain access to detailed event data. Event data is only stored when it happens for better memory usage. Use a solar radiation shield for accurate temperature measurement in sunlight applications. See RS1 Solar Radiation Shield (assembly required) and M-RSA (pre-assembled) Solar Radiation Shield.

Manufactured by: Onset
Model: HOBO Pendant Event Data Logger

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Applications

Event
Rainfall
Temperature

Specification

External Event Input
Event sensor Two-wire interface suitable for measuring mechanical and electrical contact closures
Maximum input frequency 1 Hz (1 pulse per second)
Lockout time 500 ms
Minimum pulse width 1 ms (hardware debounce)
Input/output impedance 100 kΩ
Edge detection Falling edge, contact closure, or Schmitt-trigger buffer
Preferred switch type Normally open. For maximum battery life, the event input should be used with its preferred switch type. The logger will work with normally closed switches, but battery life will be compromised.
Open circuit input voltage Battery voltage; nominally 3.0 V
Maximum input voltage Battery voltage + 0.3 V
User connection  24 AWG, 2 leads: white (+), black (-)
Temperature Measurement
Measurement range -20° to 70°C (-4° to 158°F)
Accuracy ± 0.53°C from 0° to 50°C (± 0.95°F from 32° to 122°F), see Plot A. A solar radiation shield is required for accurate temperature measurements in sunlight.
Resolution 0.14°C at 25°C (0.25°F at 77°F), see Plot A in manual
Drift Less than 0.1°C/year (0.2°F/year)
Response time Airflow of 2 m/s (4.4 mph): 10 minutes, typical to 90%
Logger
Time accuracy ± 1 minute per month at 25°C (77°F), see Plot B in manual
Operating range -20° to 70°C (-4° to 158°F)
Environmental rating Tested to NEMA 6 and IP67; suitable for deployment outdoors
Drop specification 1.5 m (5 ft) onto concrete
NIST traceable certification Available for temperature only at additional charge; temperature range -20° to 70°C (-4° to 158°F)
Battery CR-2032 3V lithium battery; 1 year typical use
Memory 64K bytes
Materials Polypropylene case; stainless steel screws; Buna-N o-ring; PVC cable insulation
Weight 50 g (1.7 oz.)
Dimensions 71 x 33 x 23 mm (2.8 x 1.3 x 0.9 inches); 1.8 m (6 ft) cable
The CE Marking identifies this product as complying with the relevant directives in the European Union (EU).

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