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WEATHERPAK® and C-5 SAM™ Hazmat Weather Station Specifications

WEATHERPAK® MTR WEATHERPAK® TRx2 WEATHERPAK® TRx WEATHERPAK® VM WEATHERPAK™ EOC
Sensors          
Wind Speed & Direction No Moving Parts1 No Moving Parts1 Mechanical Mechanical No Moving Parts1
Air Temperature Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Relative Humidity Yes Yes Yes Yes Option
Barometric Pressure Yes   Yes Yes Option
GPS Yes       Yes
Background Radiation Option       Option
Display 5.7" Color Flat Panel VFD2 VFD2 VFD2  
Communications Radio3 Radio3 Radio3 Cable Ethernet/LAN
Mounting* 3 Meter Tripod 3 Meter Tripod 3 Meter Tripod Vehicle Permanent
Power 10 D Cell4 9 D Cell4 9 D Cell4 120 VAC or 12 VDC 120 VAC
Benefits          
Automatically updates plume modeling software (ALOHA®, SAFER®, etc.) Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Self Aligning Compass Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Data integrity – RF & EMI hardened electronics Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Electronics hermetically sealed; Submersible for decontamination Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Hot-zone deployable Yes Yes Yes N/A N/A
Average deployment time < 1 Min < 1 Min < 1 Min < 2 Min N/A
Rugged – Meets environmental MIL-STD-810D Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
SmartDetect™ multiple WEATHERPAK® recognition Yes        
1 Ultrasonic wind monitor has no moving parts, is very accurate at low wind speeds, and does not require periodic calibration.
2 Vacuum Flourescent Display
3 Typically UHF, Spread Spectrum optional.
4 D cell batteries provide enough power for 2-3 days continuous operation.
* All WEATHERPAK®s can be vehicle mounted. Options include a side-mount, collapsible telescoping mast, and a roof-mount, telescoping mast.

 
  C-5 SAM™
VM (Standard)
C-5 SAM™
VM (Basic)
C-5 SAM™
Tripod (Standard)
C-5 SAM™
Tripod (Basic)
Sensors        
Wind Speed & Direction Mechanical Mechanical Mechanical Mechanical
Air Temperature Yes Yes Yes Yes
Relative Humidity Yes   Yes  
Barometric Pressure Yes   Yes  
GPS        
Background Radiation        
Black Body Sensor        
Display VFD2 VFD2 VFD2 VFD2
Communications Cable Cable Cable Cable
Mounting Telescoping Vehicle Mount Telescoping Vehicle Mount 3 Meter Tripod 3 Meter Tripod
Power 120 VAC or 12 VDC 120 VAC or 12 VDC 120 VAC or 12 VDC 120 VAC or 12 VDC
Benefits        
Automatically updates plume modeling software (ALOHA®, SAFER®, etc.) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Self Aligning Compass        
Data integrity – RF & EMI hardened electronics Yes Yes Yes Yes
Electronics hermetically sealed; Submersible for decontamination        
Hot-zone deployable        
Average deployment time < 2 Min < 2 Min < 2 Min < 2 Min
Rugged – Meets environmental MIL-STD-810D        
Upgradeable firmware        
SmartDetect™ multiple WEATHERPAK® recognition        
2 Vacuum Fluorescent Display.

 
Meteorological Sensor Specifications

Contact Coastal for more information on either line of Hazmat weather stations: WEATHERPAK® or C-5 SAM™.
Or via telephone at: 1 800 488 8291 or 1 206 682 6048.