Leading sensor cables to weather station enclosure (steel flange) - AWS810

AWS810 Installation Guide

Document code
M212418EN
Revision
G
Language
English
Product
AWS810
Document type
User guide
  • Cable cutters
WARNING Make sure that you prepare or connect only de-energized wires.
CAUTION Make sure that the cable is properly attached to the mast or the support arm before you start the installation. Otherwise, it may slip and fall down during the installation.
Figure 1. Enclosure bottom view, steel flanges
1
Hole for antenna protection module
2
Ventilation device
3
Service port (maintenance terminal connection)
4
Flange for AC (mains) cable and extra sensor cable connections
5
Hole for static pressure head
6
Flange for sensor cable connections
Figure 2. Stainless steel flange
1
Flange
2
Cable gland, cable Ø 7.5–14 mm (0.30–0.55 in)
3
Dummy plug M16 × 1.5
4
Cable gland, cable Ø 5–10 mm (0.20–0.39 in)
5
Cable gland, cable Ø 3–6.5 mm (0.12–0.26 in)

The enclosure has 2 flanges on the bottom. Vaisala recommends that you lead AC (mains) current through from the left-side flange and the sensor cables from the right.

  1. Lead the cables to the enclosure through the cabling box.
  2. Cut the cables to proper length.