The X2 is an all-in-one environmental data logger that can be controlled from any internet browser using a smartphone, tablet, or PC. It automatically recognizes sensors and sends data to the WQData LIVE web data center via Wi-Fi, cellular, radio, or satellite telemetry. There, data is presented on a fully-featured and easy-to-use dashboard where remote, […]
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UW-6 Universal Pinout
The schematics and table below detail the 6-pin plug and receptacle (UW-6) universal pinout for all 6-pin NexSens cables excluding the 6-pin AC adapter. Universal Pinout Note: For instruments shown below, all signals in the table refer to their 6-pin receptacle port. Plug Pin Receptacle Pin Wire Color G2-Series Signal […]
Identify X2 via Body Tag
Each X2 data logger has a body tag number etched into the side of the bottom bulkhead. It is located on the lower backside of the logger in between the two RF ports or plugs. The body tag number is incorporated into the default name of the device on WQData LIVE and will […]
Apply Power to the X2
The X2 offers several power input options for flexibility in system design and redundancy in critical monitoring applications. Available options include solar-charged power pack, battery-only and AC power. Basic Requirements Supply Voltage: 5-24VDC [+/-15%] (Reverse polarity protected) Current Draw (Typical @ 12VDC): Low power sleep: 350uA; Logger Active: 35mA; Wi-Fi Transmitting: 43mA; Cellular Transmitting: […]
X2 LED Indicator Lights
The X2 contains two sets of (4) LEDs visible through the lid of the enclosure. These X2 LED indicator lights give insight into the operation of the data logger and Wi-Fi module, respectively. Two additional green LEDs beneath each magnet port give feedback when the magnet input is triggered. Note that all LED operation is […]
Using Technology to Protect Tradition
The Nottawaseppi Huron Band of Potawatomi (NHBP)
Sometimes it takes cutting edge technology to protect a precious resource. NexSens monitoring equipment is custom-built for every client’s goals.
Integrating Campbell Scientific Loggers in Data Buoys
Many customers purchase the CB-Series buoy hulls for integration with their own electronics like Campbell Scientific data loggers as well as other brands.
Suspended Solids Monitoring with Sequoia LISST-ABS
Monitoring for suspended solids, especially where small particle size is an issue, the LISST-ABS with NexSens data loggers is an exciting new option.
Stream & River Monitoring – Shoreside Data Logging
NexSens stream and river monitoring stations are designed to simplify the setup and operation of real-time water quality and hydrology measurement systems.
Emerald Isle Ferry Data
Central Michigan University
Aboard the Emerald Isle ferry, a YSI EXO2 and NexSens Technology data logger track Lake Michigan’s water quality from Charlevoix, Michigan to Beaver Island.