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WH1080 wind direction monitor

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amacqueen
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WH1080 wind direction monitor

Postby amacqueen » Tue Nov 09, 2010 10:50 am

Hi - I am new to all this, and bought the WH 1080 model.
All seems to work well, but living in a very sheltered wooded area, the wind direction vane is somewhat erratic - is there a way of dampening this, and if so does it corrupt the data.
So far I have tried blue tack, but not with any noticeable effect.
Alasdair.

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Re: WH1080 wind direction monitor

Postby daj » Tue Nov 09, 2010 12:12 pm

Hi Alasdair and welcome to the forum.

There are many topics regarding this subject. Do a quick search on "Wind vane mod" "tail mod" "wind mod" etc

Here are a few topics

viewtopic.php?f=13&t=1753
viewtopic.php?f=13&t=2691
viewtopic.php?f=16&t=2623
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