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MaxiMet GMX600

MaxiMet GMX600 Compact Weather Station

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Features
• Temperature, humidity and pressure sensor
     • Naturally aspirated
     • UV stable radiation shield
     • Dust and precipitation protected
• Precipitation sensor
     • Optical rain gauge
     • No moving parts unlike tipping bucket rain gauges
• Wind sensor & direction
     • Apparent wind
     • WMO wind averages, gusts
     • Built in compass
     • GPS *Optional provides true wind, latitude, longitude and height above sea level • Lightweight and compact
• Robust construction
• Low power consumption
• No moving parts
• Extremly low maintenance
• 24 months warranty
• Simple and easy to install, 1 unit 'fit and forget'


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Item Description

The Gill MaxiMet GMX600 combines the GMX100, GMX200 and GMX300 into a single unit. It is extremely compact, robust and lightweight enabling accurate measurement of wind speed, wind direction and precipitation plus a wide range of weather parameters.

Three double-louvered naturally aspirated radiation shields deliver long term highly accurate weather data. Parameters measured include temperature, relative humidity, barometric pressure, absolute humidity, air density and wet bulb temperature. In addition an integrated optical rain gauge senses rainfall as it hits its surface, automatically measuring the raindrops' size and quantity. It then records the data from which it calculates and formats the output as if it were a traditional tipping bucket rain gauge in serial format.

In addition a solid state ultrasonic sensor provides extremely accurate wind speed and direction measurements. An electronic compass comes as standard which delivers apparent wind, WMO wind averages and gust data.

The optional GPS adds the benefit of a true wind measurement, height above sea level, latitude and longitude, and simplifies installation by automatically finding north.

The result is an extremely durable and cost effective maintenance free weather station widely used for applications such as agriculture, health & safety, transport, education, energy and building controls. Richard Paul Russell Ltd. can connect the sensor to the WeatherFile website where data can be viewed using any internet connected device and downloaded for detailed analysis in a CSV file format.

Temp, Humidity & Pressure
Air Pressure / Temperature
Relative / Absolute humidity
Naturally aspirated UV stable radiation shield
Protection against wind-blown precipitation/dust
Precipitation
Rainfall total
Rainfall intensity
Rainfall Y/N
Emulated tipping bucket
Integrated heater
No moving parts
0.08 mm tip (customer select)
Wind
Wind speed & direction
Apparent and true wind (with GPS)
WMO wind averages and gust
Compass
GPS (Option)
Height above sea level m
Sunrise/sunset
Position of the sun
Twilight
Solar Noon
MSL pressure
Parameters
Temperature °C / °F / °K
Relative humidity % Rh
Barometric pressure hPa, mbar, mm Hg, In Hg
Absolute humidity g/m3
Air density kg/m3
Precipitation mm/hr, mm/total, in/hr, in/total
Wind speed m/s, hm/hr, mph, kts, ft/min
Wind direction °
True/apparent wind
Wind chill °C / °F / °K
Wet bulb temperature °C / °F / °K
Angle of Tilt
Outputs RS232, 422, 485 (ASCII), SDI-12, NMEA, MODBUS, Analogue (option)
Wind Speed
Range 0.01 m/s to 60 m/s
Accuracy ± 3% to 40 m/s,
± 5% to 60 m/s
Resolution m/s 0.01
Starting Threshold 0.01 m/s
Sampling Rate 1 Hz
Units m/s, km/hr, mph, kts, ft/min
Wind Direction
Range 0-359°
Accuracy ± 3% to 40 m/s,
± 5% to 60 m/s
Resolution
Starting Threshold 0.05 m/s
Sampling Rate 1 Hz
Units Degrees
Temperature
Range -40°C to +70 °C
Resolution 0.1
Accuracy ± 0.3°C @ 20°C
Sampling Rate 1 Hz
Units °C, °F, °K
Humidity
Range 0-100%
Resolution 1%
Accuracy ± 2% @ 20°C (10%-90% RH)
Sampling Rate 1 Hz
Units % Rh, g/m3
Dew Point
Range -40°C to +70°C
Resolution 0.1
Accuracy ± 0.3°C @ 20°C
Units °C, °F, °K
Sampling Rate 1 Hz
Pressure
Range 300 to 1100 hpa
Resolution 0.1 hPa
Accuracy ± 0.5 hPa @ 25°C
Sampling Rate 1 Hz
Units hPa, mbar, mmHg, inHg
Precipitation
Measurement type Optical
Range 0 to > 300 mm/hr
Precipitation Resolution 0.08 mm (Customer Selectable)
Repeatability 3%
Sampling Rate 1 Hz
Units mm/hr, mm/total, in/hr, in/total
Heating Yes
Outputs
Output rate 1/s, 1/min, 1/hr
Digital Comms Modes Serial RS232, RS422, RS485, SDI-12, NMEA, MODBUS, ASCII
Analogue Outputs Available via seperate optional device
Power
Power Supply 5 to 30 Vdc
Power (Nominal) 12 Vdc 64 mA continuous high mode 0.7 mA eco-power mode (1 hour polled)
Environmental Conditions
IP Rating 66
Operational Temperature Range -40°C to +70°C
EMC Standard BS EN 61326 : 2013
FCC CFR47 parts 15.109
CE Marking Yes
RoHS compilant Yes
Weight 0.8 Kg
Origin UK

Case Studies

Our following Case Studies give an overview of how this product applies to different sectors.
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Agriculture
Aviation
Construction
Education
Emergency Services
Environmental Monitoring (with SpaceLogger Data Loggers)
Environmental Monitoring (with Wind Systems)
Health & Safety Monitoring
Marine, Ships & Harbours
Outdoor Sports
Research
Tower Cranes
Transport Safety
Weather