Lufft to release new "WS Family" Weather Station at SPI 2013

The new weather station product by Lufft, now with Integrated CMP11 by Kipp and Zonen

The new weather station product by Lufft of Germany measures wind speed wind direction, temperature, humidity, barometric pressure, and solar radiation with a first class (CMP11) pyranometer by Kipp and Zonen. Optional rainfall or surface (panel) temperature is available as an accessory measurement.


The new product will be the 14th weather station in the "WS Family" of sensors by Lufft. All sensors integrate seamlessly into any PLC, solar inverter or other system that accepts Modbus RTU devices.

Visit www.lufftsolar.com and stop by booth 4309 to get more information. Also enter to win a Certified Lufft Hygrometer made in the quality Lufft standard and backed by 130 years of tradition and innovation.

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WS510 Secondary Standard

WS510 Secondary Standard

In the monitoring of large photovoltaic (Utility Scale), in assessing potential sites (Solar-assessment), or in up and coming electricity cost saving initiatives projects (Commercial & Industrial), the WS510 now provides the market a secondary standard pyranometer, ultrasonic wind speed, ultrasonic wind direction, temperature, pressure and humidity all in a single unit.. This sensor meets the high demands of the world meteorological organization (WMO) through the active valving at air temperature measurement and the inertia- and maintenance-free measurement of wind speed and wind direction on the ultrasonic principle. Equipped with a Kipp & Zonen pyranometer of the secondary standards, the WS510-UMB Compact weather sensor from Lufft unites the precision of a variety of meteorological individual sensors in a single all-in-one device, for the first time.