For installations that require more power than that supplied by the 1 watt Solar Hog. The Skye GSM communications option requires a larger power supply as does some sensors, such as the Windsonic. This option incorporates a 10 or 30 watt solar panel, regulator and 12 volt battery
The BPALK is a battery pack for powering dataloggers and peripherals. The BPALK includes eight replaceable D cell alkaline batteries. To ensure power is not lost while the D cell batteries are replaced, the BPALK has a 12 V backup battery pack that uses eight AA batteries (not included).
The BP24 is a rechargeable 12 Vdc, 24 Ah battery pack that can power a Campbell Scientific system. It is intended for high-current-drain systems, such as satellite transmitters, that require more power.
A power supply option where mains power is available. In most installations the MiniMet will have a direct cable link to the Mains Hog which is located inside a building & next to the PC which is being used to offload the data .