Gill Windsonic - Ultrasonic Wind Sensor
At last, a real low cost alternative to conventional cup / vane / propeller wind sensors in a single unit - WindSonic from Gill Instruments. Ideal for applications that demand economic wind speed sensing, the WindSonic anemometer is suitable for land-based and marine environments.
Ultrasonic Wind Speed and Direction Sensor
The Gill Windsonic Anemometer is a lightweight, robust wind speed and wind direction sensor, designed to withstand installation and use with no fear of damage commonly experienced with the more fragile cups, vanes or propellers. Without the need for expensive on-site calibration or maintenance and with a corrosion free exterior, the Gill Windsonic is a true fit and forget unit.
The flexible design enables you to easily configure Windsonic to deliver the wind speed and wind direction information you require. By using the software provided it is possible to select the output rate and choose the units of measurement that suit your application. Ensuring accuracy and reliability, Windsonic automatically transmits an anemometer status code with each output to indicate its operating status.
Available in four options, providing a number of different digital and analogue outputs, Windsonic can be supplied with RS232, RS422, RS485, SDI-12 and NMEA digital outputs as standard.
The Windsonic Anemometer exhibits a number of distinct advantages. Suitable applications include;
- Pollution control,
- Portable weather stations,
- Roadside weather stations,
- Gill Wind Display
For more information please download the Gill Windsonic - Ultrasonic Anemometer brochure.