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Data logger compatibility tables

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Search the following tables to find out which data loggers are compatible with various types of METER sensors. 

Click the sensors to visit their individual product pages for a complete product summary. Need help? Contact us.

 

Water Content Sensors

 
X indicates compatibility ZL6
Family
ZSC EM60 Family Em50 Family Em5b ProCheck Campbell Scientific or any Analog/SDI-12 Capable Logger
EC-5 Soil Moisture X X X X X X X (analog)
10HS Soil Moisture X X X X X X X (analog)
5TM Moisture/Temp* X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
5TE Moisture/Temp/EC* X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
GS3 Moisture/Temp/EC X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
MAS-1 (4-20 Milliamp) Soil Moisture             X (with 4-20 mA adapter)
TEROS 10 Soil and Media Moisture X X X X X X X (analog)
TEROS 11/12 Moisture/Temp/EC X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
TEROS 06 (Soil Temp) X X X X   X X(SDI-12)

Apogee Oxygen Sensor

(Soil Oxygen)

X X X X   X X(SDI-12)

*Discontinued sensors

Water Potential Sensors

 
X indicates compatibility ZL6
Family
ZSC EM60 Family Em50 Family Em5b ProCheck Campbell Scientific or any Analog/SDI-12 Capable Logger
MPS-6 Water Potential/Temp X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
TEROS 21 Water Potential/Temp X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
T8 Tensiometer (in SDI-12 Mode)** X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
TEROS 32 Tensiometer X* X X       X (SDI-12)
TEROS 31 Tensiometer X* X X       X (SDI-12)

*Reference barometer must be purchased separately for the ZL6 Basic
**Discontinued sensors

Environmental Sensors

 
X indicates compatibility ZL6
Family
ZSC EM60 Family Em50 Family Em5b ProCheck Campbell Scientific or any Analog/SDI-12 Capable Logger
PHYTOS 31/LWS Leaf Wetness X X X X   X X (analog)
RT-1 Soil Temperature X X X X X X X (analog)
ECT Air Temperature X X X X X X X (analog)
ECRN-50 Precip X X X X X X X (pulse)
ECRN-100 Precip X X X X X X X (pulse)
ATMOS 14 Humidity/Temp/Barometer X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
VP-4*** Humidity/Temp/Barometer X X X X   X X(SDI-12)
PYR Solar Radiation X X X X   X **
SQ-521 PAR sensor X X X X   X **
ATMOS 22 Ultrasonic Anemometer X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
Davis Cup Anemometer*** X   X X   X  
Apogee
IRT Infrared Thermometer
X X X X   X **
ATMOS 41 All-In-One Weather Station X X X     X* X (SDI-12)

*Data for this sensor cannot be stored on the ProCheck
**This is a third-party product. If using with a Campbell Scientific or non-METER data logger, we recommend buying directly from the manufacturer.
***Discontinued sensors

Drainage and Depth Sensors

 
X indicates compatibility ZL6
Family
ZSC EM60 Family Em50 Family Em5b ProCheck Campbell Scientific or any Analog/SDI-12 Capable Logger
G3 Drain Gauge X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
CTD+DG Drain Gauge X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
HYDROS 21 Depth/Temp/EC X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
CTD-10 Depth/Temp/EC X X X X   X X (SDI-12)

Electrical Conductivity Sensors

 
X indicates compatibility ZL6
Family
ZSC EM60 Family Em50 Family Em5b ProCheck Campbell Scientific or any Analog/SDI-12 Capable Logger
ES-2 Conductivity/Temp X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
ES-2 FullStop EC/Temp X X X X   X X (SDI-12)

Spectral Reflectance Sensors

 
X indicates compatibility ZL6
Family
ZSC EM60 Family Em50 Family Em5b ProCheck Campbell Scientific or any Analog/SDI-12 Capable Logger
SRS-Ni NDVI Hemispherical* X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
SRS-Nr NDVI Field Stop* X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
SRS-Pi PRI Hemispherical* X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
SRS-Pr PRI Field Stop* X X X X   X X (SDI-12)

* Discontinued sensors

Water Flow and Irrigation Sensors

 
X indicates compatibility ZL6
Family
ZSC EM60 Family Em50 Family Em5b ProCheck Campbell Scientific or any Analog/SDI-12 Capable Logger
PS-1 Pressure Switch X X X X   X *
FM-25/FM-40** Flow Meter X X X X   X *
PT100 Irrigation Pressure** X X X X   X *

*This is a third-party product. If using with a Campbell Scientific or non-METER data logger, we recommend buying directly from the manufacturer.
**Discontinued sensors

Miscellaneous Sensors

 
X indicates compatibility ZL6
Family
ZSC EM60 Family Em50 Family Em5b ProCheck
Millivolt (0-3000 mV Input) X X X X X X
Millivolt (0-1500 mV Input) X X X X   X
Pulse Counter X X X X   X

Discontinued Sensors

**This is a third-party product. If using with a Campbell Scientific or non-METER data logger, we recommend buying directly from the manufacturer.
X indicates compatibility ZL6
Family
ZSC EM60 Family Em50 Family Em5b ProCheck Campbell Scientific or any Analog/SDI-12 Capable Logger
MPS-1 Water Potential       X   X X (analog)
MPS-2 Water Potential X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
VP-3 Humidity/Temp X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
DS-2 Sonic Anemometer X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
G1/G2 Drain Gauge       X   X  
CTD Depth/Temp/EC X X X X   X X (SDI-12)
CTD-5 Depth/Temp/EC X   X X   X X (SDI-12)
ECH2O-TE Moisture/Temp/EC       X   X  
EC-TM Moisture/Temp       X      
EC-20 Soil Moisture       X X   X (analog)
EC-10 Soil Moisture       X X   X (analog)
EHT RH/Temp       X     X (analog)
QSO-S PAR Photon Flux X X X X X   **

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