In today's fast-paced world, technology continues to revolutionize various industries. One such area that greatly benefits from technological advancements is insertion temperature monitoring. In particular, monitoring the temperature of tobacco stacks, hay and compost poses unique challenges. However, with the advent of Milesight's groundbreaking product, TS101 insertion temperature monitoring sensor, these challenges can now be overcome efficiently and effectively.
Monitoring the temperature of tobacco stacks and hay presents unique challenges. These organic materials are highly susceptible to temperature fluctuations, which can lead to spoilage, combustion, and significant financial losses. The main challenges faced include:
Stacks like tobacco stacks and hay are often stored in remote or expansive areas, making it difficult to monitor temperature changes manually.
- Real-time monitoring:
Traditional insertion temperature monitoring methods typically involve periodic checks, which can lead to delayed detection of temperature abnormalities and potential damage.
Precision is crucial when monitoring temperature to prevent spoilage. Conventional methods may not provide accurate readings, compromising crop quality.
The Milesight TS101 is a cutting-edge all-in-one insertion temperature sensor that incorporates a built-in transmitter. It boasts a wide temperature measurement range, making it highly adaptable for a variety of applications, including monitoring tobacco stacks, hay, and compost temperatures. The TS101 harnesses the capabilities of LoRaWAN® technology, enabling long-distance and low-power wireless communication. The sensor collects data, which is then transmitted to the gateway via LoRaWAN®. Subsequently, the LoRaWAN® gateway processes the data and sends it to the Milesight IoT cloud. With its seamless connectivity across vast distances, this solution is perfectly suited for insertion temperature monitoring in remote areas.
- Tobacco Stack Temperature Monitoring:
Tobacco stacks require precise temperature control to ensure the quality and curing process of the tobacco leaves. TS101 proves invaluable in this application by providing accurate and real-time temperature data. By inserting the TS101 sensor directly into the tobacco stack, farmers can closely monitor temperature variations and take prompt action to maintain optimal conditions for curing. With the wide temperature measuring range and high accuracy of TS101, potential risks such as overheating or underheating can be detected early, preventing spoilage or compromised tobacco quality.
- HayTemperature Monitoring:
Hay is susceptible to spontaneous combustion if not adequately monitored for temperature changes. Excessive heat build-up due to high moisture content or improper storage conditions can lead to fire hazards. TS101 insertion sensor offers a reliable solution for hay temperature monitoring. By inserting the sensor into hay bales or storage stacks, farmers can continuously monitor the internal temperature. The real-time temperature data provided by TS101 allows for immediate action if the temperature exceeds safe thresholds, helping to prevent combustion and safeguard valuable hay resources.
- Compost Temperature Monitoring:
Composting is a common practice in agriculture, involving the decomposition of organic materials. Effective temperature control is crucial for successful composting, as it directly influences the decomposition process and the quality of the resulting compost. TS101 facilitates compost temperature monitoring by providing accurate temperature readings within the compost piles. This allows farmers to ensure the compost reaches and maintains the ideal temperature range for optimal decomposition. By monitoring temperature variations and making necessary adjustments, farmers can achieve efficient composting and produce high-quality organic fertilizer.
- Reliable and Accurate Measurements:
TS101 boasts exceptional accuracy with a temperature measurement range of -40°C to 125°C and an impressive ±0.5°C accuracy. This ensures precise and reliable insertion temperature monitoring, eliminating the risk of spoilage or combustion.
- Cost-effective Solution:
By leveraging advanced IoT technology, TS101 minimizes the need for manual monitoring and reduces losses due to spoilage or combustion. This translates to significant cost savings for farmers and growers.
- Data Retrieval and Retransmission
TS101 supports Data Retrieval and Retransmission to avoid data loss and ensure data integrity.
- Safe and Durable Enclosure
Both the enclosure and probe are made of food-grade materials, ensuring that the device is safe to use and compliant with safety regulations. This device is designed to withstand even the toughest environments. With an IP67 waterproof rating and resistance to phosphine corrosion, TS101 can withstand harsh environments, especially for tobacco storage which needs sanitizing frequently.
TS101's transceiver is rated IK10 for impact resistance, making it a robust and reliable option for use in challenging environments where it may be subject to knocks, bumps, or other impacts.
- Plug and Play Wireless Installation:
The TS101 is designed for hassle-free installation and seamless integration with existing systems. Its user-friendly interface allows quick deployment, making it accessible to users of all technical levels.
- Real-time Monitoring and Alerts
TS101 offers real-time insertion temperature monitoring, sending instant notifications via email or SMS when temperature thresholds are exceeded. This enables prompt actions to be taken, preventing potential damage and minimizing losses.
- 10 Years Long Battery Life
The TS101 sensor is powered by a long-lasting battery, ensuring continuous temperature monitoring without frequent replacements. This enhances convenience and reduces maintenance efforts.