024A Wind Direction Sensor

024A Wind Direction Sensor

The 024A Wind Direction Sensor is accurate, durable and economical instruments, suitable for a wide range of wind study applications. They are designed for long term unattended operation in most environments.

The sensor uses a quick-connect sensor cable which may extend hundreds of feet without affecting measurement performance. The potentiometer meets stringent military specifications for sand, dust, salt spray and fungus resistance.


Range 0° – 360°
Starting Threshold 1.0 mph (0.45 m/s)
Accuracy ±5°
Delay Distance Less than 5 ft (1.5 m)
Damping Ratio 0.25 (aluminum vane)
Potentiometer MIL-E-5272 (sand, dust, fungus), MIL-E-12934 (salt spray)
Electrical Range 0° – 360°
Operating Range -50°C to +70°C (-58°F to +158°F)
Weight 1 lb 2 oz (.45 kg)
Finish Clear anodized aluminum
Cable & Mounting
PN 1806 Cable assembly; specify length in feet or meters
Mounting PN 191 Crossarm Assembly (contains orientation lock)

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