Irritrol Rain Sensor Wired

Irritrol Rain Sensor Wired

SKU: RS500 Category:




Irritrol Rain Sensor Wired

Taking water management to the next level, the proven Irritrol® RainSensor™ Series makes watering in the rain a mistake of the past. The reliable wireless and wired rain sensors conserve water by preventing irrigation during or after sufficient rainfall, while the wireless rain/freeze sensor also helps reduce vegetation damage and icing conditions when the temperature drops below a predetermined set point. With its compact design and host of convenient features, the RainSensor Series is the perfect complement to any standard controller.

Spec Sheet

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Housing Material

UV-resistant engineered polymer

Load Rating

normally open or normally closed — 3A @ 24 V ac

Operating Temperature

-20°F to 120°F

Rain Sensitivity

adjustable nominal 1⁄8" to ¾"

Receiver Power

22-28 V ac/V dc, 100mA (to be used with Class 2, UL-approved (transformer)

Sensor Type

industry-standard hygroscopic discs

Wireless only Features

Transmission range: up to 300' line-of-sight – Battery: Two CR2032 3V cells, 5-year life (typical) – Frequency: 418MHz