Configurable parameters - WMT700

WMT700 Series User Guide

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When the WMT700 NMEA MWV profile is selected, you can set WMT700 to send messages based on the configured automatic message interval or poll MWV message using the NMEA Query command.

Table 1. Configurable parameters for WMT700 NMEA MWV profile
Parameter Default value Profile-specific allowed values Description
address N/A String with 2 characters, for example WI Address for WMT700. The address must consist of 2 capital letters A … Z
autoInt 1 0.125 ... 1000 Resolution: 0.125 Automatic message interval in seconds. Do not select a message interval that is shorter than the time it takes to send a data message.
autoPort 1

1 = COM1 port

2 = COM2 port

Serial port to which WMT700 sends automatic data messages
autoSend 0

0 = Automatic messages disabled

20 = WMT700 NMEA MWV automatic data message

Automatic data message number. Selects the data message format for automatic messages.
com1_protocol 0 1 11 = WMT700 NMEA MWV protocol Profile for serial port COM1
com2_protocol 0 11 = WMT700 NMEA MWV protocol Profile for serial port COM2
com2_interf N/A 2

0 = RS-485

1 = RS-422

3 = RS-232

Interface for serial port COM2
wndAvg 1 0.125 … 3600 Resolution: 0.125 Averaging time for wind measurement in seconds
wndOrientation 0

0 = Array facing up

1 = Array facing down

Orientation of WMT700 array
wndUnit 0 2

0 = Meters per second

1 = Miles per hour

2 = Kilometers per hour

3 = Knots

Wind speed unit
wndVector 0 0 = Scalar averaging Wind averaging method

To start continuous measurement, use the START command. Stop the measurement with the STOP command.

1 COM1 service port is always by default 0 - WMT700 protocol. You can change this using serial commands if COM1 is needed for protocol-specific communication.
2 Wind speed unit and COM2 digital communication interface are defined in the order form. Default setting may be any of the allowed options , and it can be verified from the unit's configuration code.