CMP6 Pyranometer

  • ISO 9060 First Class
  • Reliable all weather performance
  • Fast response time
  • Easy to use 
  • No power required
  • 5 year warranty (*)

 

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CMP6 Pyranometer

The CMP6 pyranometer is intended for routine global solar radiation measurement research on a plane/level surface.

Fully compliant with ISO 9060:1990 specification for a First Class pyranometer, the CMP6 features a sixty-four thermocouple junction (series connected) sensing element. The sensing element is coated with a highly stable carbon based non organic coating, which delivers excellent spectral absorption and long term stability characteristics.


CMP6 has a similar detector to the CMP3, but has improved performance due to the increased thermal mass and the double glass dome construction. It is ideal for cost-effective, good quality, measurements in hydrological networks and agriculture.

The integral bubble level is raised to the top of the housing and can be viewed without removing the redesigned snap-on sun shield, which also covers the connector. The connector with gold-plated contacts allows for easy exchange and re-calibration.

The screw-in drying cartridge is easy to remove and the replacement desiccant is supplied in convenient refill packets.

The Pyranometer does not require any power, it supplies a low voltage of 0 to 20mV in relation to the amount of incoming radiation. When a higher voltage level or a 4 to 20mA signal is required, the AMPBOX is the perfect solution.

(*) This product will need to be registered by the end-user within 6 months of purchase to activate the warranty extension. Back to productcategory

Specifications

Spectral range (50% points) 285 to 2800 nm
Sensitivity 5 to 20 µV/W/m²
Response time 18 s
Zero offset A < 10 W/m²
Zero offset B < 4 W/m²
Directional response (up to 80° with 1000 W/m² beam) < 20 W/m²
Temperature dependence of sensitivity (-10 ºC to +40 ºC) < 4 %
Operational temperature range -40 °C to +80 °C
Maximum solar irradiance 2000 W/m²
Field of view 180 °

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CMF Mounting Fixtures CMF Mounting Fixtures
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