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RT-1

The rugged RT-1 soil temperature sensor is an easy-to-use sensor for measuring the temperature of soil or other materials.

Weatherproof for long-term use

This sensor is stainless steel, completely waterproof, submersible, and designed for continuous outdoor use.

Soil temperature made easy

The rugged RT-1 sensor is plug and play with the Em50, EM60,  and ZL6 data logger series. To measure volumetric water content and temperature, we recommend using the TEROS 11 or TEROS 12 sensor.

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California requires the following notice

⚠️ WARNING: This product may contain chemicals including ethylene glycol, lead, nickel, styrene and cadmium, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

RT-1

Specifications

Temperature accuracy

-40 to -20 °C: ± 1.0 °C
5 to 40 °C: ± 0.5 °C
40 to 50 °C and -20 to 5 °C: better than ± 1.0 °C

Temperature resolution

0.1 °C

Temperature range

-40 to 80 °C

Sensor type

Thermistor

Operating environment

-40 to 80 °C

Cable length

5 m

Cable connector types

3.5 mm “stereo” plug

Sensor dimensions

2 cm x .075 cm

Data logger compatibility

Em5b, METER Em50/50G, EM60 series, ZL6 series, ZSC, ProCheck, Campbell Scientific

Warranty

One year, parts and labor

California requires the following notice:

⚠️ WARNING: This product may contain chemicals including ethylene glycol, lead, nickel, styrene and cadmium, which are known to the State of California to cause cancer, birth defects or other reproductive harm. For more information, go to www.P65Warnings.ca.gov

Support

Have a question or problem? Our support team can help.

We manufacture, test, calibrate, and repair every instrument in house. Our scientists and technicians use the instruments every day in our product testing lab. No matter what your question is, we have someone who can help you answer it.

Email: support.environment@metergroup.com

Phone US: +1 509-332-5600
Phone Europe: +49 89 12 66 52 0

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