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Sonic-SDI Ultrasonic Wind Sensor

North American Exclusive to RainWise

Price: $938.00

The Sonic-SDI sensors are mounted on a 310mm/16mm diameter aluminum post with a mounting bracket and supplied with an 82ft (25m) length cable.


For the  Sonic-SDI model the following data sets are available for the SDI-12 protocol (version 1.3 functions without CRC):

  • Average speed and direction over a 10-minute sample period 
  • Minimum wind speed and direction for that period 
  • Maximum wind speed (gust) and direction for that period 
  • Software version and serial number 
  • Data measurement quality rate from the sensor 
  • Data for sensor diagnostic (manufacturer use only) 
  • 2.9 mA consumption for sensor power-up 
  • 3.6 mA peak consumption when SDI-12 is requested 


The Sonic-SDI wind sensor offers high accuracy and low power consumption making it ideal for the most demanding wind sensing applications. A few sample applications are:

  • Agriculture
  • Renewable energy Wind Turbines & PV Solar
  • Building/industry  automation
  • Environmental
  • Utility companies 
  • Transport 
  • Disaster Fire/Pollution
  • Crane & Tent applications
  • Marine
  • Fountain operation
  • Stage management

All CV7 products and related accessories are manufactured in Vertou, France.

All CV7 products typically have a 10 day lead time.

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  • Wind speed range: 0.25-45 m/s (0.56 – 100 MPH)
  • Wind speed resolution: 0.1 m/s (0.22 MPH)
  • Wind speed sensitivity: 0.13 m/s (0.29 MPH) 
  • Wind direction:  0-359 °
  • Wind direction resolution: 1°
  • Wind direction sensitivity: +/- 1 ° 
  • Power: 3V to 33V  (12V is required to meet SDI12 protocol specification).
  • Power Consumption: 3 mA Average at 12V.
  • Operational temperature: 5°F to +131°F
  • Updates at 2x per second

The Sonic-SDI comes with approx. 82' of cable.

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