Kestrel 5400 Heat Stress WBGT Meter

Kestrel 5400 Heat Stress WBGT Meter

Kestrel 5400 Heat Stress WBGT Meter

The next generation of WBGT and environment monitoring is the here with the Kestrel 5400 Weather Meter.

The most user-friendly WBGT meter on the market, the 5400 detect when heat-related conditions are unsafe well before your body does!

The Kestrel 5400 is a handheld, portable, WBGT (Wet Bulb Globe Temperature) measurement tool and environmental data logger. No need for distilled water, bulky globes, complicated setup or expensive equipment. Getting accurate measurements couldn’t be easier: just hold the Kestrel Heat Stress Tracker in the area of interest for both instantaneous and average WBGT measurements.

Set the appropriate WBGT thresholds for flag warnings and the loud buzzer, bright LED beacon and on-screen warnings provide instant notification of dangerous conditions. Plus the Kestrel 5400 comes with commonly used heat safety guidelines on a handy, waterproof chart.

• Altitude
• Barometric Pressure
• Density Altitude
• Dew Point Temperature
• Globe Temperature
• Heat Stress Index
• Naturally Aspirated Wet Bulb Temperature
• Relative Humidity
• Station Pressure (Absolute Press.)
• Temperature
• Thermal Work Limit (TWL)
• Wet Bulb Temperature (Psychrometric)
• Wet Bulb Globe Temperature (WBGT)
• Wind Chill
• Wind Speed

Features & Benefits
• Flag warnings via loud buzzer & LED beacon!
• Bluetooth LINK works with PC/Mac via Dongle
• Bluetooth LINK to Smartphones / Mobiel / Android / IOS
• Takes 1 AA battery (instead of 2 AAA)
• Battery door is in the back, sealed away from the motherboard, should your battery leak as was common with all the 4000 series. All 5000 battery doors are the same and interchangeable.
• Slightly larger and improved higher contrast / resolution screen for any lighting (even sunlight) and easy on your eyes.
• Intuitive user-interface screen navigation
• Multiple Languages (English, French, German, Spanish)
• Scratch and breakage-resistant window

Who’s Using the Kestrel 5400 Heat Stress WBGT Meter?
• Athletics & Outdoor Sports
• Coaches & Trainers
• Construction & HVAC 
• Education & Classroom Use
• Facilities Management
• Firefighting
• HAZMAT Response
• Industrial Hygiene
• Law Enforcement
• Meteorology
• Military Training and Operations
• Outdoor Event Organisers 

Unlike other WBGT meters on the market, the Kestrel 5400 is a full-featured weather meter as well. Measure wind speed, maximum wind gusts, temperature, humidity, pressure, wind chill, density altitude and more. No matter what your activity, the Kestrel 5400 provides insight into the critical conditions affecting safety, performance and success. The Kestrel 5400 with LiNK wireless data communication adds a compass for tracking wind direction as well, expanding its usability to include HAZMAT response, and even measuring headwind at the running track!

In addition to measuring the current environmental conditions, the Kestrel 5400 tracks and logs over 10,000 sets of time-stamped data. Your data log can be transferred to a mobile device wirelessly with the LiNK wireless communication option and Kestrel LiNK app, or to a PC/MAC with either the accessory Kestrel LiNK Dongle or waterproof USB Data Transfer Cable (available separately).

Pair the Kestrel 5400 with the optional Kestrel Vane Mount for hands-free measurements over the course of the practice, training session or workday. And for maximum functionality, choose the Kestrel 5400 with LiNK to transmit live measurements to your phone or tablet when you’re within range. The Kestrel LiNK app will also display alerts on your mobile device to let you know when conditions have become dangerous.

Choose Kestrel LiNK Option to Add the Power of Apps
LiNK is Kestrel’s wireless data communication system, powered by Bluetooth® low energy. Choose the Kestrel 5400 with LiNK option and you get full iOS, Android, PC and Mac app support. See real-time readings on your phone or tablet on a customizable dashboard up to 100’ away (line of sight). Download stored data from your Kestrel to save or share it. Plus, you can update the firmware on your Kestrel when improvements are released.

Simple communication to Windows and Mac computers is provided through the optional LiNK USB Dongle or USB Data Transfer Cable. Download your data to view, analyze and archive. Enables firmware update of Kestrel 5 series meters.

Note: Bluetooth® low energy is built into all recent iOS and Android devices. PC and Mac connectivity require purchase of a Kestrel LiNK USB Dongle. Non-LiNK units can be connected to PCs and Macs, but NOT phones and tablets, using the Kestrel USB Data Cable.

Models Available 
KAU-KES-0854ORA Kestrel 5400 Heat Stress WGBT Meter (Safety Orange)
KAU-KES-0854LVCORA Kestrel 5400 Heat Stress Tracker Pro with LiNK, Compass + Vane Mount
KAU-KES-0854VORA Kestrel 5400 Heat Stress Tracker + Vane Mount (Safety Orange)
KAU-KES-0854VTAN Kestrel 5400 Heat Stress Tracker + Vane Mount (Desert Tan)

Optional Accessories
• Rotating Vane Mount & Carry Case
• Kestrel LiNK Wireless Dongle (PC/Mac)
• Kestrel USB Data Transfer Cable

Brochure Download
Kestrel 5400 brochure (PDF)

Kestrel 5400 Specifications
Click here to view the full specifications for the Kestrel 5000 range (includes Certificate of Conformity).

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