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Kemo Water Level Indicator

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About this product

Overview

  • Remote Sensing up to 100 m
  • Battery-powered level indicator for measuring the liquid level of water tanks such as rainwater, sewage chambers or slurry tanks
  • After touching the button, indication occurs via 10 LEDs in steps of 10% each

Product overview

• Remote Sensing up to 100 m
• Battery-powered level indicator for measuring the liquid level of water tanks such as rainwater, sewage chambers or slurry tanks
• After touching the button, indication occurs via 10 LEDs in steps of 10% each
• The device is earmarked for wall assembly
• With extension also possible to use it for bigger measurements (e.g. dwell)

Battery-powered level indicator for measuring the liquid level of water tanks such as rainwater, sewage chambers or slurry tanks from a distance of up to 100 m. After touching the button, indication occurs via 10 LEDs in steps of 10% each (indication 10 - 100%). The device is earmarked for wall assembly (approx. 131 x 78 x 36 mm) and requires 2 batteries „AA (Maplin Code: L43AL).

Connection is made via terminals inside the device. A normal signal cable (telephone cable, control wire or the like) with at least 11 cores is necessary to connect your water tank with the level indicator (cable is not included). You may also employ cables with less cores, but then it will not be possible to use all indication steps (e.g. with 8 cores only 7 LED indication steps may be used, which is, however, often sufficient).

Rated 4 out of 5 by from Effective water level meter Used water level meter wired with two lengths of 6 core alarm cable to give enough cable cores for contacts for the level sensor which I fabricated from a plastic tube. Works well when used for caravan aquaroll level measurement.
Date published: 2017-01-02
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Specification

Technical Data
Operating voltage 3 V (2 AA batteries, not attached)
Display max. 10 LEDs and 1 LED for the battery control
Measuring points in the water tank 1 - 10, switchable
Current consumption during the measurement (button is pushed) max. 120 mA if all LEDs light up
Max. cable length between the level indicator and water tank 100 m
Required cable to the water tank telephone cable or similar cable with at least 11 cores
Measuring current at the water tank probe approx. 50 µA per channel
Dimensions approx. 131 x 78 x 36 mm

What water probe system works best for direct connection with this unit please?

Asked by: Chura
A normal signal cable (telephone cable, control wire or the like) with at least 11 cores is necessary to connect your water tank with the level indicator (cable is not included). You may also employ cables with less cores, but then it will not be possible to use all indication steps (e.g. with 8 cores only 7 LED indication steps may be used, which is, however, often sufficient).
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2017-08-10

How is this fitted to the tank. Does it require any fittings in the tank please.

Asked by: Jdevel
Here is a full user manual and fitting instructions. https://maplindownloads.s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/N16DD-Manual-4877.pdf
Answered by: darren cordon
Date published: 2017-01-25

The link to show how to make a sender from 11 core cable isn't working can you supply another working link, also what's the minimum maximum tank depths please

Asked by: Jaythelocksmith
User guide here https://maplindownloads.s3-eu-west-1.amazonaws.com/N16DD-Manual-4877.pdf signal wire link http://www.maplin.co.uk/p/maplin-equipment-wire-16-02mm-black-10m-fa26d how to make a probe link https://www.google.co.uk/webhp?sourceid=chrome-instant&ion=1&espv=2&ie=UTF-8#q=making%20a%20water%20level%20probe
Answered by: Les
Date published: 2016-12-23

Can one change the batteries without dismounting the unit from the wall?

Asked by: Stamford
you would have to dismount the unit to replace the batteries
Answered by: Dale
Date published: 2016-10-23

Can this indicator be used in diesel tanks

Asked by: wigthepig
Unfortunately we are unable to guarantee full compatibility for this item in your intended application, I am sorry for any inconvenience this may cause you.
Answered by: Darren
Date published: 2016-08-11

What length is the tank probe, and can it be cut to suit depth of tank.

Asked by: Bob c
No probe is included you would make your own so to speak with wires, see link below for an example: https://goo.gl/ORL3UI
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2017-01-27

Ok how do I attach the `signal wires` to a tank and what sensor sends the water level back to the indicator

Asked by: Tillerman
Connection is made via terminals inside the device. A normal signal cable (telephone cable, control wire or the like) with at least 11 cores is necessary to connect your water tank with the level indicator (cable is not included). You may also employ cables with less cores, but then it will not be possible to use all indication steps (e.g. with 8 cores only 7 LED indication steps may be used, which is, however, often sufficient).
Answered by: Russell
Date published: 2015-07-17

What sensors are used on a tank to trigger this level indicator

Asked by: Tillerman
The item use's signal wire to detect the level.
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2015-07-17
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