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RT-1 Rugged Soil Temperature Sensor

Measure soil temperature

The rugged RT-1 soil temperature sensor is an easy-to-use sensor for measuring the temperature of soil or other materials.

Weatherproof for long-term use

This sensor is stainless steel, completely water proof, submersible, and designed for continuous outdoor use.

Plug and play technology

This rugged temperature sensor can be used with the Em5b and Em50 data logger series. To measure volumetric water content and temperature, we recommend using the 5TM, 5TE, or GS3 sensor.

 

Specifications

TEMPERATURE ACCURACY -40° to -20°C: ± 1.0°C

 

5° to 40°C: ± 0.5°C

40° to 50°C and -20 to 5°C: better than ± 1.0°C

TEMPERATURE RESOLUTION 0.1°C
TEMPERATURE RANGE -40° to 80°C
SENSOR TYPE Thermistor
OPERATING ENVIRONMENT -40° to 80°C
CABLE LENGTH 5 m
CABLE CONNECTOR TYPES 3.5 mm “stereo” plug
SENSOR DIMENSIONS 2 cm x .075 cm
DATA LOGGER COMPATIBILITY Em5b, METER Em50/50G, EM60/60G, ProCheck, Campbell Scientific
WARRANTY One year, parts and labor