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Wind measuring instrument - WSS 500 & 550 -Description

The wind measuring instrument form DEIF has the ultrasonic measuring principle with no moving parts, that gives reliable performance without any wear-out problems and without requiring regular service.

The new wind measuring instrument, WSS 550 version, has a built-in heating element to prevent icing up.

This wind speed sensor, WSS 500 & 550, can both be connected directly to a control system and concurrently send data to an XDi-N wind speed and direction indicator placed on the bridge.

An obvious alternative if you want high performance and reliability – not low-cost/high-maintenance!

Variants

WSS 550 With heating

WSS 500 Without heating

 

Wind measuring instrument - WSS 500 & 550 - features

The wind measuring instrument from DEIF has a long list of features:

  • Measures wind speed and direction
  • IP66 housing
  • Intelligent heating prevents icing up
  • Working temperature down to -40 °C
  • Well-proven and robust technology
  • Advanced system integration with XDi-N
  • Plug’n’play replacement for WSS/WSS-L
  • Fully compatible with WSDI-2 indicators
  • All relevant major class approvals

Wind measuring at sea has changed

Combining DEIF’s wind indicators & wind sensors gives you precisely the solution you need.

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