ALTA Wireless Vehicle Detect-Counter Sensor

ALTA Wireless Vehicle Detect-Counter Sensor

ALTA Wireless Vehicle Detect-Counter Sensor

Part #:MNS2-8-IN-VS-TT

Frequency: 868 MHz (Euro)

Battery: 10 years

Range: 360 metres

ALTA Wireless Vehicle Detect-Counter Sensor


Product description

The Monnit wireless vehicle detect/counter sensor can be deployed to detect the presence of a vehicle or count oncoming traffic utilizing a 9 ft. pneumatic tube. Deployment is easy with the included hose anchor and mounting spikes. Simply turn the unit on with the included magnet, roll the hose out where you wish to record traffic data and pound the spikes into the asphalt. In software, select “Counting” or “Detecting” and begin recording data..

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 * Actual range may vary depending on environment.
** Battery life is determined by sensor reporting frequency and other variables.

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Wireless Vehicle Detection Sensors - Data View in Software

Box content

  – 9 foot hose

  – Signal hose anchor

  – Mounting spikes for hose anchor

  – Wireless Sensor

  – Mounting Hardware

  – 3V Industrial Battery (Pre-Installed)


Variation Specifications

Dimension4.528 in x 3.543 in x 3.155 in
Supply Voltage2.0 – 3.6 VDC
Max Operating Temperature-40°C to +85°C ( -40°F to +185°F )
Power SupplyMagnet included with accessories
Vehicle Sensing DistancePneumatic tire tube
Weight6 lbs. (2.72 kg) with hose and accessories

ALTA Industrial Specifications

Supply Voltage2.0 – 3.8 VDC
Battery TypeReplaceable 3.6V, 1800mAH (single AA sized)
Battery LifeAt 1 hour heartbeat setting, battery will last up to 10 years.**
Max Operating Temperature-40° to 85°C (-40° to 185°F)
Optimal Battery Operating Temperature+10°C to +50°C (+50°F to +122°F)
Enclosure MaterialIP65, NEMA 4X, CE rated, sealed, weatherproof enclosure
UL RatingUL Listed to UL508-4x specifications (File E194432)

ALTA 868 MHz Specifications

Operating Frequency868 MHz Operating Frequency
CertificationsCE Certified. Tested and found to comply with: EN 300 220-2 V3.1.1 (2017-02), EN 300 220-2 V3.1.1 (2017-02) and EN 60950.
SecurityEncrypt-RF® (Diffie-Hellman Key Exchange + AES-128 CBC)
Device RangeDevice Range Up to 1,200 ft. non-line-of-sight, wireless device range*


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Suggested Application Uses for This Sensor

  – Parking garage monitoring
  – Vehicle speed detection
  – Automotive services
  – Fleet vehicle management