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AcuRite 01538 Instruction Manual

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CONTENTS
Package Contents .................. 2
Product Registration ............... 2
Wi-Fi Setup ............................ 3
Setup .................................... 8
5-in-1 Sensor Setup ................ 8
Display Setup ........................ 9
Backlight Settings ..................10
Questions?
(877) 221-1252 or visit www.AcuRite.com.
SAVE THIS MANUAL FOR FUTURE REFERENCE.
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Placement Guidelines ............ 11
Programmable Alarms ...........14
Troubleshooting ....................15
Care & Maintenance .............17
Specifications ........................19
FCC Information ...................19
Customer Support ................ 20
Warranty............................. 20
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Instruction Manual
model 01538

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  • Page 1: Table Of Contents

    5-in-1 Sensor Setup ....8 Display Setup ......9 FCC Information ....19 Customer Support ....20 Set the Time, Date & Units ..10 Warranty......20 Backlight Settings ....10 Questions? Contact Customer Support at (877) 221-1252 or visit www.AcuRite.com. SAVE THIS MANUAL FOR FUTURE REFERENCE.
  • Page 2: Unpacking Instructions

    Congratulations on your new AcuRite product. To ensure the best possible product performance, please read this manual in its entirety and retain it for future reference. Unpacking Instructions Remove the protective film that is applied to the LCD screen prior to using this product.
  • Page 3: Wi-fi Setup

    (Example: 24C86EXXXXXX). 4. Open your web browser on the device that is connected to the AcuRite display. Type "192.168.4.1" in the address bar and hit enter to access the AcuRite WiFi display settings website. 5. Enter or select your wireless network name, network password, and the WU Station ID and Station Key/Password (created in step 1).* Press "Save...
  • Page 4: Features & Benefits: 5-in-1

    Features & Benefits 5-in-1 SENSOR 5. Temperature & Humidity Sensors 1. Rainfall Collector Funnel (internal) 2. Solar Cell Panel 6. Mounting Point Converts sunlight into power to run 7. Wind Speed Anemometer internal aspirating fan. Internal Aspirating Fan 8. Wind Direction Vane (not shown) 9.
  • Page 5: Features & Benefits: Display

    Features & Benefits DEVICE ID ############ DISPLAY BACK 1. Backlight Button 5. Plug-in for Power Adapter For momentary backlight and dimmer 6. Battery Compartment Cover settings. 7. Power Adapter 2. Integrated Hang Holes For easy wall mounting. 8. RESET Button 3.
  • Page 6 Features & Benefits Display 9 10 11 12 13 17 18 19 21 17 24 25...
  • Page 7 DISPLAY FRONT 1. Low Record Indicator Buttons Indicates low records are being For setup preferences and viewing viewed. high & low records. 2. Current Outdoor Temperature Icon Arrow icon indicates direction the Indicates display is in auto-dimming temperature is trending. brightness mode (see page 10).
  • Page 8: Setup

    2. Insert 4 x AA batteries into the battery compartment, as Batteries MUST be installed for shown. Follow the polarity this product to operate. AcuRite (+/-) diagram in the battery recommends high quality alkaline compartment. or lithium batteries for the best 3.
  • Page 9: Display Setup

    Display Setup Set the A-B-C Switch 2. Insert 3 x AAA alkaline batteries into the battery Locate the A-B-C switch inside compartment, as shown. Follow the battery compartment. Set the the polarity (+/–) diagram in A-B-C switch to A, B or C. You the battery compartment.
  • Page 10: Set The Time, Date & Units

    Set the Time, Date & Units Press the “ ” button, located on the front of the display, to enter SET MODE. Once in set mode, the preference you are currently setting will blink on the display. To adjust the currently selected (flashing) item, press and release the “ “...
  • Page 11: Placement Guidelines

    Placement for Maximum Accuracy AcuRite sensors are sensitive to surrounding environmental conditions. Proper placement of both the display and the sensor are critical to the accuracy and performance of this product. Display Placement Place the display in a dry area free of dirt and dust. To ensure accurate temperature measurement, place out of direct sunlight and away from heat sources or vents.
  • Page 12: 5-in-1 Sensor Installation

    5-in-1 Sensor Installation Guidelines INSTALLATION HEIGHT Mount the sensor at a minimum height of 5 feet (1.5 meters) off the ground, in an open area. Higher is better for wind measurements - The National Weather Service recommends 33 feet (10 meters) high! MOUNTING OPTIONS The included mounting bracket it designed to screw directly onto wooden posts or surfaces that are 2x4 (4.5cm x 9.5cm) or larger.
  • Page 13: Using The Weather Center

    Weather Forecast AcuRite’s patented Self-Calibrating Forecasting provides your personal forecast of weather conditions for the next 12 to 24 hours by collecting data from the sensor in your backyard. It generates a forecast with pinpoint accuracy - personalized for your exact location.
  • Page 14: Programmable Alarms

    Programmable Alarms This display features programmable alarms that sound an alert to notify you when a value (for outdoor temperature, humidity, wind speed or rainfall) has been reached or exceeded. When an alarm is triggered, the display emits an audible beep and flashes data in the affected category (will not interact with Weather Underground ).
  • Page 15: Troubleshooting

    Troubleshooting Problem Possible Solution • Relocate the display and/or the 5-in-1 sensor. The units must be within 330 ft (100 m) of each other. • Make sure both units are placed at least 3 feet (.9 m) away from electronics that may interfere with the wireless communication (such as TVs, microwaves, computers, etc).
  • Page 16 • Verify the sensor’s internal tipping lever is moving freely by dripping a little water through the rain collector. You should hear the lever tipping. If you do not hear it, you may need to clean inside the sensor. Video available at www.acurite.com/5in1.
  • Page 17: Care & Maintenance

    • Ensure wind cups are spinning freely. If they hesitate or stop try lubricating with graphite powder or spray lubricant. If your AcuRite product does not operate properly after trying the troubleshooting steps, visit www.AcuRite.com or call (877) 221-1252 for assistance.
  • Page 18: Calibrate The Rain Gauge

    • To adjust the rainfall reading by 2% turn both screws 1/8 of a turn. • To adjust the rainfall reading by 4% turn both screws 1/4 of a turn. • To adjust the rainfall reading by 8% turn both screws 1/2 of a turn. Watch the video at: www.acurite.com/5in1...
  • Page 19: Specifications

    Specifications Outdoor: -40ºF to 158ºF; -40ºC to 70ºC TEMPERATURE RANGE Indoor: 32ºF to 122ºF; 0ºC to 50ºC HUMIDITY RANGE Outdoor: 1% to 99% Indoor: 1% to 99% 0 to 99 mph; 0 to 159 kph WIND SPEED WIND DIRECTION 16 points INDICATORS 0.01 inches (0.25 mm) and up RAINFALL...
  • Page 20: Customer Support

    Plan your day with confidence ™ www.AcuRite.com ©Chaney Instrument Co. All rights reserved. AcuRite is a registered trademark of the Chaney Instrument Co., Lake Geneva, WI 53147. All other trademarks and copy- rights are the property of their respective owners. AcuRite uses patented technology.

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