MS-40 Pyranometer

  • ISO 9060:2018 Class C (Second class)
  • Sub-category "Spectrally flat"
  • Analog output
  • ISO 17025 certified calibration
  • Optional ventilator MV-01
  • 5 years warranty
Ask for quotation

The MS-40 is an ISO 9060:2018 Class C pyranometer which is based on the EKO's universal sensor platform. It is the most cost effective irradiance sensor to measure Solar irradiance accross the full Solar spectrum. It can be used for agro meteorological networks and professional small scale PV sites where solar radiation is taken seriously. The MS-40A and MS-40M provide a digital output (4-20mA or Modbus 485 RTU). The MS-40/40A/40M can be used with the optional MV-01 ventilator / heater or can be combined with the optional mounting kit for albedo measurements.

The MS-40 pyranometers are manufactured in a consistent way followed by strict quality inspection and performance evaluation. EKO provides a unique calibration compliant to the ...

Read more
  Specifications MS-40
  ISO 9060:2018 Class C
  ISO 9060:1990 Second Class
  Sub-category "Spectrally flat" Compliant
  Sub-category "Fast response" Not compliant
  Output Analog (mV)
Response time 95% < 18 Sec.
Zero off-set a) 200W/m² +/- 12 W/m²
Zero off-set b) 5K/hr +/- 5 W/m²
Complete zero off-set c) +/- 17 W/m²
  Non-stability change/1 year +/- 1.5 %
Non-linearity at 1000W/m² +/- 1 %
Directional response at 1000W/m² +/- 20 W/m²
Spectral error +/- 0.16 %
Temperature response -10°C to 40°C +/- 3 %
Temperature response -20°C to 50°C +/- 3 %
Tilt response at 1000W/m² +/- 1 %
Sensitivity Approx. 10 µV/W/m²
  Impedance 100 Ω
  Operating temperature range -40 - 80 °C
Irradiance range 0 - 2000 W/m²
Wavelength range 285 - 3000 nm
  Ingress protection IP 67
  Cable length 10 m
  Options

Applications and uses

The accurate solar radiation measurements and the reliable driving require a little knowledge and attention: think about environmental influences (wind, rain/snow, soiling), re-calibration (bi-annual), without mentioning data processing, spectral ...

More information

Solar radiation is not only the driving force behind the Earth’s weather phenomena, it also drives photovoltaic energy production. One day of solar energy received by the Earth exceeds the ...

More information