Visibility Sensor

Visibility Sensor

The SWS-050 Visibility Sensor is optimised for use in applications where accurate and reliable visibility measurements are required. The forward scatter measurement principle and unique design ensure the output is both accurate and reliable in all weather conditions.

Producer: BIRAL

With a measurement range of 10m to 40km the sensor is suitable for use in road and aviation applications as well as meteorological observation networks. The measurement accuracy easily exceeds that specified by the International Civil Aviation Organisation for visibility sensors used in METAR and RVR applications.

10m to 40km measurement range
Compact forward scatter design
Hood heating for use in extreme environments
Window heating and contamination monitoring
Easy integration of Biral ALS-2 Ambient Light Sensor
Comprehensive self-test capabilities
Serial data output (RS232, RS422 or RS485)



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