Climate Montoring

CaipoBase is solar powered Internet based weather and soil moisture monitoring device.

CaipoBase collects data from directly connected and wireless sensors, and uploads to the web server every hour or according to user’s settings. The station supports communication whith up to 4 servers. It is very usefull for clients, who wants to have data on his own servers. Data can also be downloaded directly to PC via standard USB plug. Internal flash memory allows storing data for up to 2 years depending on number of sensors connected.

CaipoBase is developed for fast and easy installation in difficult environments. Main unit is compact and easy to access. System is delivered completely configured. User only needs to insert a SIM card with valid data contract. CaipoBase requires minimum maintenance. It includes cleaning of rain gauge and solar panel.

Ultra low power consumption enables autonomous operation including uploading data to web server for more than one month without sun light.

Applications of CaipoBase include weather monitoring, soil moisture monitoring, water level monitoring, rain monitoring and combination of them.

Free web space is provided for every station with instant access to data of last 5 years. Data older than 5 years is archived and available on request. Web application can also be installed on customer’s hardware. Interfaces to export data to other software platforms can be provided on reques

Battery 6 V, 4.5 Ah Valve regulated lead-acid battery
Solar panel 149 x 199 x 3.2 mm, 1.08 W
Power consumption in sleep mode 50µ
Temperature range -30ºC ÷ +50 ºC
Dimensions of main unit 130x150x120mm
Operation without sun light with communication >1 month
Operation without sun light without communication >3 months
Flash memory 4Mb (up to 2 years of data)
GSM module Telit GL868-Dual or Telit GL865-QUAD
Max. number of directly connected sensors 32
Approximate GSM data transfer volume 1 20 Mb per month with hourly data logging
Interfaces 1 x USB, 2 x RS232, 1 x RS485, 1 x SDI-12, 1 x Rain Gauge, 1 Counter

1 Information is approximate and depends on the number of connected sensors and frequency of communication

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