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mFI Weather Cookbook Part 2 - Measuring Rain Rate

by on ‎01-09-2017 09:44 AM

The second prat of the cookbook will take in account the remaining free port on mPort for measuring the Rain Rate.

 

Ingredients:

- Some spare time - mostly for adjusting the custom sensor definition

- http://www.davisnet.com/product/rain-collector-with-vantage-pro2-mounting-base/

- Good will Icon Wink

 

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The sensor definition should be the following:

 

"Davis Rain Meter": {
"conversion": "0.2*xyz",
"counter_rate_tag0": "Rain rate",
"counter_tag0": "Rain sum",
"default_tag": "Rain sum",
"desc": "Rain rate",
"digital": true,
"do_volt0": 12,
"inversion0": false,
"precision": 2,
"rep_counter0": 1,
"rep_counter_rate0": 1,
"rep_input0": 0,
"rj45_v1": true,
"tblock_v1": true,
"unit0": "mm",
"category":"counter"
},

Hope you enyoj the meal Icon Wink

Comments
by
on ‎01-11-2017 06:03 PM

Pretty cool. How did you find those customized icons (connected devices) for your Vantage Pro? Man Happy

by
on ‎01-13-2017 06:13 AM

Darn you.  why didnt you post this sooner   Man Tongue