Solinst Telemetry Selection Chart

TELEMETRY SELECTION CHART

Specifications RRL Gold Radio Digital Cellular
(GSM & CDMA)
Why Use?
  • smaller applications
  • closed loop network at any location
  • compact, all-in-one units fit in 4.5" (115 mm) wells
  • cellular coverage available
  • topography not suitable for radio
  • send data over the Internet
System
Differences
  • free airtime, no long distance fees
  • you control the network
  • scheduled data transmission times
  • low power needs
  • relay station option
  • monthly carrier fees
  • no scheduling conflicts for data transmission
  • low power needs
Suggested
Applications
  • monitoring mine sites
  • agricultural studies
  • landfill supervision
  • golf course management
  • flood and stormwater management
  • watershed management
  • drought monitoring
Remote Station Support
  • 900 MHz radio
  • 20 mile (30 km) line of site
  • 9600 bits/sec
  • GSM (DC-WAN-U905) or CDMA (DC-WAN-B105/DC-WAN-B205) IP enabled modem
  • dynamic IP Address
  • 115200 bits/sec
Home Station Support
  • RRL Home Station with power source
  • STS/RRL Software
  • static IP Address
  • no extra hardware
  • STS/RRL Software
Antenna 6" (15 cm) half wave,
(2.1dBi) non-articulating
Dual Band Dipole
Optional Antenna 5 dBi Omni Directional Dual Band, Omni Directional
No Data Hosting Fees solinst monitoring mine sites Agriculture studies Landfill supervision Golf course management Stormwater management Watershed management Drought monitoring Glacial melt monitoring Sts telemetry systems image
Remote Firmware Upgrades  
Remote Diagnostic Reporting solinst monitoring mine sites Agriculture studies Landfill supervision Golf course management Stormwater management Watershed management Drought monitoring Glacial melt monitoring Sts telemetry systems image(limited)
Power 6 AA lithium batteries 12V 12-30 AHr deep-cycle, rechargeable sealed lead-acid battery recommended
(not included)
External Power and Charge Accessories
  • Solar power connection package (for user supplied solar panel)
  • AC power/battery charger assembly