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Wind Speed Logger, Wireless, for Cranes:

Crane Logger Pelican Case Pivoting Anemometer
Pelican Case Mounted Crane Logger

To maximize productivity and ensure the safety of your crane operations, APRS World, LLC, offers the Crane Wind Speed Logger. Bolted to the tip of the crane, our Crane Logger provides data logging for historical records of wind conditions and live data for safety and operational decisions. Our design philosophy is that data is most important. Data is downloaded wirelessly from a laptop computer running the supplied software. No cables to run. With an optional in cab Wind Speed Display, live data can be viewed by the crane operator.

Specifications:

  • Industrial wind data logger, stainless steel housing, wireless
  • Anemometer, Wind tunnel calibrated, accurate to 0.1 m/s
  • Anemometer mount, pivoting, stainless steel
  • Solar panel and mounting bracket for top of crane boom
  • Transit cases, Pelican, nearly indestructible
  • Mounting hardware, stainless steel
  • Anemometer cable, 3.7m (12’), continuous flex rated
  • Illustrated installation and operation instructions
  • Wireless modem, USB, and cable for laptop
  • Download software for Microsoft Windows™
  • Warranty, one year, hardware
  • A RoHS compliant version is available as a special order item

from $6,000

Crane Logger Cut Sheet

Crane Wind Speed Logger Cut Sheet

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Wind Speed Display, wireless, for use with Crane Wind Data Logger:

Wind Speed Display Designed for crane operators, site managers, safety officers, and others to have live crane top wind information. Wireless wind speed display shows current wind speed and gust from crane mounted wind data logger. Speed units are selectable in MPH or m/s. Display is bright and easy to read in all lighting conditions. Operates from 12 or 24 vehicle power system, or from an AC outlet.

Package Contents:

  • Wind speed display, main unit
  • Power supply, AC Adapter
  • Power cable, 25', fused, for hardwiring to vehicle
  • Power cable, for vehicle cigarette lighter
  • Antenna, rubber ducky, indoor
  • Velcro for attaching display

Price as configured: $618

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Install kit for Wind Speed Logger:

The Wind Data Logger for cranes comes with mounting hardware to attach the anemometer and main box to 2" or 3" diameter crane structure. For installation that don't meet that criteria we offer a hardware package to ease custom installations. It provides the fasteners and materials that your on-site mechanics can use to install the system.

Package Contents:

  • 16 x 3/8"-16 Nuts, Nylock, stainless steel
  • 8 x 3/8" Fender washers, stainless steel
  • 8 x 3/8" Flat washer, stainless steel
  • 3 x 1/4" x 1.5" x 24" mild steel
  • 24" of 3/8"-16 all thread rod, steel
  • Loctite 222MS single use packet
  • 3/8" clearance (0.397" diameter) drill bit, high speed steel, jobbers length

Price: $35

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Wind Speed Logger, Wireless + Cellular (GSM), for Cranes:

Data logger records wind speed, wind gust, and average wind speed at one minute intervals. Data is sent automatically to a dedicated data service that receives and stores the data. Data can be downloaded wirelessly from a laptop computer running the supplied software for areas with no cell phone coverage. Logger and anemometer mount on crane boom. No cables to run.

Unit incorporates a GSM / GPRS cellular modem for world-wide data transmission capabilities. With suitable GSM coverage, data plan, and SIM card the logger can send wind data with no human interaction. A server or data service, see below, is required to receive and store the data. In the USA a data account with AT&T wireless is required. Suitable data plans and rates can be found at: http://www.wireless.att.com/businesscenter/popup/dataconnect-comp-table.jsp#pda

Specifications:

  • Industrial wind data logger, stainless steel housing, wireless
  • Anemometer, Wind tunnel calibrated, accurate to 0.1 m/s
  • Anemometer mount, pivoting, stainless steel
  • Solar panel and mounting bracket for top of crane boom
  • Transit cases, Pelican, nearly indestructible
  • Mounting hardware, stainless steel
  • Anemometer cable, 12 feet, continuous flex rated
  • Illustrated installation and operation instructions
  • Wireless modem, USB, and cable for laptop
  • Download software for Microsoft Windows™
  • Warranty, one year, hardware
  • A RoHS compliant version is available as a special order item

Price as configured: $7,200

Crane Wind Speed Logger - Cellular Cut Sheet

Crane Wind Speed Logger - Cellular Cut Sheet

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Dedicated Data Collection Server:

Data Collection Server Dedicated server for wind data collection. Installed and operated by you at your site or home office. Data is received from the cranes over the Internet. Can handle data from up to 100 cranes. Server runs Linux operating system. 1U rack mount. 3 year on site hardware warranty. Requires Internet connection and firewall configuration.

Price: $4,000 + $340 annual support contract with APRS World

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Hosted Data Collection Server:

Data is received by APRS World's server. Data is made available through a secure (HTTPS) website with username and password required.

Price: $600 per year for up to 5 cranes


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In order to improve design and supply the best product possible, specifications may change without notice.