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Alta Wireless Vehicle Detect-Counter Sensor

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The Monnit wireless vehicle detect/counter sensor can be deployed to detect the presence of a vehicle or count oncoming traffic utilizing a 9 ft. pneumatic tube. Deployment is easy with the included hose anchor and mounting spikes. Simply turn the unit on with the included magnet, roll the hose out where you wish to record traffic data and pound the spikes into the asphalt. In software, select “Counting” or “Detecting” and begin recording data..


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

Data Snapshot

Wireless Vehicle Detection Sensors - Data View in Software

In the Box

  • 9 foot hose
  • Signal hose anchor
  • Mounting spikes for hose anchor
  • Wireless Sensor
  • Mounting Hardware
  • 3V Industrial Battery (Pre-Installed)
  • SMA Antenna

Variation Specifications

Dimension 4.528 in x 3.543 in x 3.155 in
Supply Voltage 2.0 - 3.6 VDC
Max Operating Temperature -40°C to +85°C ( -40°F to +185°F )
Power Supply Magnet included with accessories
Vehicle Sensing Distance Pneumatic tire tube
Weight 6 lbs. (2.72 kg) with hose and accessories

ALTA Industrial Specifications

Supply Voltage 2.0 - 3.8 VDC
Battery Type Replaceable 3.6V, 1800mAH (single AA sized)
Battery Life At 1 hour heartbeat setting, battery will last up to 10 years.**
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 900 MHz Specifications

Operating Frequency 900 MHz Operating Frequency
Certifications Complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. (FCC ID: ZTL-G2SC1)
Complies with Industry Canada standards. (IC: 9794A-G2SC1)
Device Range Device Range Up to 1,200 ft. non-line-of-sight, wireless device range*
Security Encrypt-RF® (Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange + AES-128 CBC)
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Suggested Application Uses for This Sensor

  • Parking garage monitoring
  • Vehicle speed detection
  • Automotive services
  • Fleet vehicle management