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Offline swissweather

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Davis wind problem
« on: January 02, 2018, 11:35:54 AM »
Hi

I own a davis wind sensor (6410). But I think that the wind vane doesn't spin so smooth as it should. Is it normal? What do you think?

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best regards
« Last Edit: January 02, 2018, 11:47:11 AM by swissweather »

Offline eliteweathernz

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Re: Davis wind problem
« Reply #1 on: January 11, 2018, 04:31:58 AM »
Looks fairly normal to me.
It needs 2.5m/sec minimum to register a wind direction change. Unless your finding it staying in one position even if with the wind direction changing you may have a bad pot which the wind direction is measured by.

How olds the Anemometer