anemometer sensor / wind vane / for ships / ultrasonic
anemometer, wind vane
The CV7SF-USB: Wireless Ultrasonic Wind Sensor with USB Interface. This sensor is powered by its own solar panel and the receiver is powered by the USB port where it is plug to transmit the wind data to the PC. It emulates a virtual com port that can be used by any navigation or weather station software for use on a boat or on land: harbour master or marinas office, sailing club-house, office building, or at home! The sensor and the receiver do not require pairing and several reveiver can be connected to a single sensor, making the system usefull for multiple display installations. The sensor features a supercondensator, avoiding the use of a battery.