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by profzarkov
Sat Apr 28, 2018 12:15 pm
Forum: Cumulus 1
Topic: Small low powered PC
Replies: 12
Views: 1966

Re: Small low powered PC

Thanks for the replies - may well give the Pi a go . . .
by profzarkov
Mon Apr 23, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: Cumulus 1
Topic: Small low powered PC
Replies: 12
Views: 1966

Re: Small low powered PC

Yes, at seems like a good idea, bit of a new area for me. How easy are they to set up?
by profzarkov
Mon Apr 23, 2018 1:21 pm
Forum: Cumulus 1
Topic: Small low powered PC
Replies: 12
Views: 1966

Small low powered PC

Hi I've been a Cumulus user for some years but had a break as I now live on a narrowboat but have recently returned to my hobby and have bought a new station (WS3083). It works well mounted on my boat and the excellent, stable software is good too. I do upload to a website but it is tricky as power ...
by profzarkov
Tue Mar 13, 2018 9:46 pm
Forum: Fine Offset/EasyWeather
Topic: Maplins N23DQ
Replies: 2
Views: 953

Re: Maplins N23DQ

In that case - no deal!
by profzarkov
Tue Mar 13, 2018 6:59 pm
Forum: Fine Offset/EasyWeather
Topic: Maplins N23DQ
Replies: 2
Views: 953

Maplins N23DQ

Hi
Thinking of buying this Maplins station N23DQ
Not sure if it's Cumulus compatible?
https://www.maplin.co.uk/p/maplin-profe ... tion-n23dq
by profzarkov
Fri Nov 14, 2014 3:23 pm
Forum: Fine Offset/EasyWeather
Topic: WH1080 - rain gauge not working
Replies: 17
Views: 5459

Re: WH1080 - rain gauge not working

Hi Chaps Seems I'm having the same problem! I've gone thru all the usual error checking and finally put a test meter on the contacts of the rain gauge plug and then wiggled the bucket - no response . . all the wires are OK so I guess it's the wee magnet on the bucket finally giving up. I may look in...
by profzarkov
Thu Jan 16, 2014 10:26 am
Forum: Cumulus 1
Topic: Twitter issues
Replies: 21
Views: 2497

Re: Twitter issues

Many thanks for the update!
Steve
by profzarkov
Thu Dec 19, 2013 4:02 pm
Forum: Fine Offset/EasyWeather
Topic: Thinking of changing units
Replies: 2
Views: 900

Re: Thinking of changing units

Thanks Steve. I'll give it some thought.
by profzarkov
Thu Dec 19, 2013 2:59 pm
Forum: Fine Offset/EasyWeather
Topic: Thinking of changing units
Replies: 2
Views: 900

Thinking of changing units

Hi
I've kept all my Cumulus units in standard metric ones but a lot of folk have requested the wind speed in mph.
I know there are warnings about changing units . . . what will be the consequences?
Thanks
Steve
by profzarkov
Mon Oct 21, 2013 10:35 am
Forum: Davis VP/VP2/Vue
Topic: Vantage Vue - crazy temp/humidity!
Replies: 17
Views: 5355

Re: Vantage Vue - crazy temp/humidity!

Thanks for that - will keep them in mind if the sensor stays AWOL.
We're having shedloads of weather at the moment, so I'll wait and see if it comes back up . . . can a humidity sensor have too much rain??
by profzarkov
Fri Oct 18, 2013 8:21 am
Forum: Davis VP/VP2/Vue
Topic: Vantage Vue - crazy temp/humidity!
Replies: 17
Views: 5355

Re: Vantage Vue - crazy temp/humidity!

Hi Guys Seem to be having a similar problem - but just with the humidity: uwfhumidity.JPG The outside temperature is fine - this is a sister station to my own which is only a few miles away but another 600 feet higher - so it does get a lot of weather! Maybe it needs a clean? It's been there for ove...
by profzarkov
Tue Oct 15, 2013 10:30 am
Forum: Davis VP/VP2/Vue
Topic: Moved to a new PC
Replies: 1
Views: 582

Re: Moved to a new PC

Oops - seems I've found that the USB to serial software worked and looking under the device manager, found it had set up on COM 4 so that now works!
Cheers
by profzarkov
Tue Oct 15, 2013 10:28 am
Forum: Davis VP/VP2/Vue
Topic: Moved to a new PC
Replies: 1
Views: 582

Moved to a new PC

Hi Having trouble setting up my Vue on a new PC. It has been working fine for some years now but the PC has become unreliable, so we moved it to a new one. Trouble is I don't have a copy of the Weatherlink software to run all the serial port stuff again. Is there a way round this step in the set up?...
by profzarkov
Mon Jun 10, 2013 3:57 pm
Forum: Fine Offset/EasyWeather
Topic: Photos of the insides of Fine Offset sensors.
Replies: 139
Views: 101306

Re: Photos of the insides of Fine Offset sensors.

Hello Following this thread as a friend of mine has had problems with both rotating wind sensors - sticking. So, I guess they need new bearings. I think the base model is the Watson W8681 unit? Would the replacement sensors from Maplins work with this? Or are we better off getting new bearings for e...
by profzarkov
Thu Aug 02, 2012 12:08 pm
Forum: Cumulus 1
Topic: Quick Twitter question
Replies: 2
Views: 761

Re: Quick Twitter question

OK - yes. Thanks for that.

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