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00256 Portable Anemometer

Portable Anemometer


AcuRite Portable Anemometer 00256  [PDF]



Wind Speed:  0 to 60 MPH;  0 to 97 KM/H;  0 to 52 Knots;  0 to 27 M/S;  0 to 1990 FT/MIN
Temperature Range: -40 to 158 degrees Fahrenheit; 0 to 70 degrees Celsius
Humidity Range: 1% to 99% Relative Humidity
Dimensions: 7.2-inch Height x 2.5-inch Width x 0.8-inch Depth
Data Reporting: Wind Speed: 1 second updates;  Altitude: 5 second updates;  Temperature and Humidity: 30 second updates
Power: 3 AAA alkaline batteries


Temperature Accuracy: ± 2 degrees Fahrenheit; Learn More
Humidity Accuracy
: ± 1%



ProblemPossible Solution

Display screen not working

Check that the batteries are installed correctly. Batteries may need to be replaced.

Display may need to be reset. See product manual for instructions on how to reset the unit.




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Models: 00256