• ALTA Industrial Wireless Light Meter
ALTA Industrial Wireless Light Meter

$237.00
Part #
MNS2-8-IN-LS-LM
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Description

ALTA industrial wireless light meters measure the intensity of light in lux (luminescence/unit area), from 0 – 1000 lux (indoor range). Perfect for light sensitive applications like museum and art gallery light monitoring. User customization allows you to set the frequency of readings and the ability to set thresholds for notifications and alerts by SMS text, email or voice call from the system.

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Features

  • Highly sensitive photodiode.
  • Good for light sensitive applications.

  * Actual range may vary depending on environment.
** Battery life is determined by sensor reporting frequency and other variables.


Data Snapshot

Monnit Light Meter - Data View in Software

In the Box

  • Wireless Sensor
  • Mounting Hardware
  • 3V Industrial Battery (Pre-Installed)
  • SMA Antenna
 

LUX Sensor Specifications

Sensing Technology High Sensitivity Photodiode
Sensor Material Silicon
Peak Wavelength 580 nm
Maximum Reverse Voltage 6 V
Maximum Power Dissipation 40 mW
Maximum Light Current 500 uA
Maximum Dark Current 0.3 uA
Maximum Rise Time 8.5 ms
Maximum Fall Time 8.5 ms
Maximum Operating Temperature Range -30°C to +85°C
Measurement Range 0 - 1,000 LUX
Weight 3.7 oz
 

Variation Specifications

Security Encrypt-RF® (256-bit key exchange and AES-128 CTR)
Resolution 0.01 LUX
Accuracy 0.5% of reading
 

ALTA Industrial Specifications

Supply Voltage 2.0 - 3.8 VDC
Battery Type Replaceable 3.6V, 1800mAH (single AA sized)
Battery Life Up to 10 Year Battery Life.**
Max Operating Temperature -40° to 85°C (-40° to 185°F)
Optimal Battery Operating Temperature +10°C to +50°C (+50°F to +122°F)
Solar Power Option 3.0 VDC Solar Panel
600 mAH Rechargeable Battery (>2000 Charge Cycles - 80% of Initial Capacity)
Charging Temperature Range: 0° to 45°C (32° to 113°F)
Max Temperature Range: -20° to 60°C (-4° to 140°F)
Enclosure Material IP65, NEMA 4X, CE rated, sealed, weatherproof enclosure
UL Rating UL Listed to UL508-4x specifications (File E194432)
Dimension 3.7 in x 2.32 in x 1.38 in
 

ALTA 868 MHz Specifications

Operating Frequency 868 MHz Operating Frequency
Certifications CE Certified. Tested and found to comply with: EN 300 220-2 V3.1.1 (2017-02), EN 300 220-2 V3.1.1 (2017-02) and EN 60950.
Security Encrypt-RF® (Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange + AES-128 CBC)
Device Range Device Range Up to 1,200 ft. non-line-of-sight, wireless device range*
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Suggested Application Uses for This Sensor

  • rt gallery light metering
  • Museum light metering
  • Greenhouse solar and light level tracking