Sky Quality Meter - Weatherproof Housing
This housing design is made to protect the SQM-LE/LU from normal outdoor conditions including weather and insects.
White surfaces reflect the hot summer sunshine.
Opening on bottom to allow moisture to escape.
Glass top to prevent scratching when removing ice.
Raised glass surface to prevent dirt and leaves from collecting.
Small glass opening to minimize internal heating due to the Sun.
Cable opening at bottom sealed with open-cell (breathable) foam prevents insects from entering.
Marine silicone seal rated for outdoor use.
Silicone seal around glass extends beyond glass-plastic interface to prevent ice from building in crevices.
Hose clamps for easy mounting to pole.
Staples for easy mounting to wood surface.
Specifications and mounting instructions (PDF)
Diagram of all SQM meters that fit into housing (PDF)
Glass versions (PDF)
What you get:
Housing with removable top cap. 8.8 x 18.7cm, 360g.
Two adjustable clamps.
Two staples for mounting to wood.
An optional PoE (
Linksys WAPPOE-5V or D-Link DWL-P200 or TL-POE200
) for extended length SQM-LE installations.
Ready to buy?
Housing, suitable for SQM-LE/LU/LR.
Housing with PoE, suitable for SQM-LE only.
Spare housing cap.