Just wanted to let you know how pleased I am with the success I have experienced using your weather station. I raced in S/ST at my local 1/8 mile track using your ALTA COM ll weather station. I won three consecutive track championships. Throttle stop settings were very reliable resulting in lots of dead on […]
Mount the antenna cable permanently and simply screw in 3 db gain whip to set up. 17 ft. low loss cable and BNC connector attached. Price is less when ordered with an AltaCom II as a substitute for the magnetic base antenna. Options Add to Weather System $85.00 USDSubstitute (only when ordered with AltaCom II) […]
Black shielded DB9 cable connects the Sensor Housing to the Console (one 20 foot cable included with the Alta and the AltaCom II). Use singly or in series, with or without the J10 or J20 Connector Panels. Custom lengths in 10 ft. increments. For other lengths call (304) 497 2756 to order by phone. Cables […]
The low-loss antenna cable has one male and one female BNC end. It can be connected directly to your antenna, with or without the J20 Connector Panel. Total antenna cable length should not exceed 35 ft. or loss of transmit distance can occur. Price is $15 per end and $1 per foot. Cable Length 2 […]
The gold standard in weatherstations for professional and sportsman racers. The AltaCom II is trailer-based, fan aspirated, remote sensing professional weatherstation with weather paging, data logging, and live ET and TS predictions for drag racers. Software and cabling included*. Price : $1594 Download AltaCom II Data Sheet AltaCom II is an excellent weatherstation for tuning, […]
“The AltaCom II weather station combined with Crew Chief Pro are simply the best products any racer could have to ensure success. If you are Racing 2 Win you must start with Altalab Instrument!” Michael Swan Race2Win Motorsports
“Thanks so much for making such a great product. It is without a doubt best I’ve ever used. It helped me win the 2004 SS National Championship and recently runner up at the 2009 Midwest Nationals in Madison, IL. You guys are the best.” Larry Stewart
“Not only do I use the Altacom 2 weather station, our company, Biondo Racing Products also has been selling it for 10 years now. I can’t say enough about the reliability and accuracy year in and year out!”
I love my Altalab ! It has been working great for over ten years, with only minor maintenance. Since purchasing my Altalab weather station , I’ve won two back to back Mid Atlantic SuperGas Association Championships , Won the NHRA Summernationals , and have consistently finished in the NHRA D1 Super Gas Top10 points. Tom […]
I have been working with Altalab for some time now and am very happy with their products and the Fantastic service Tenley has provided. She has been very very helpful and prompt on making sure our system is up to date and working properly. She is real knowledgeable on the Altalab products she promotes. Randy Bishop […]
We’ve been drag racing for 13 years, and in that time I’ve owned two Altalab weather stations. I only sold the first one because the team who recently bought my 10 year old trailer demanded the installed Altalab be included when they gave into to my very firm $60k asking price …. but I immediately […]
I have been very impressed by your company’s availability to respond to questions; even on weekends. I also appreciate the fast turn-around time, and reasonable pricing, whenever my station has needed service. In addition, your product works as good as advertised. I strongly recommend Altalab to any racer who is shopping for a weather station. […]
We chose this pager for its durability and excellent reception at the track. Easy to read and use. Each Pager is programmed to match your weatherstation. Features include a backlight, holster with protective LCD cover, message storage and message locking features. One pager comes standard with AltaCom II, keep the extra as a spare, to […]
The Pro Anemometer provides superior wind speed resolution and low threshold in an all-digital magnetically-actuated package. Compared to its predecessor, the Pro Anemometer features wind cups which are over 4 times larger in profile, for greater accuracy at slow wind speeds; a fin which is over 3 times larger, for optimum directional response; stainless steel […]
Keep counters clear and weather readings comfortably at eye level with this very nicely made aluminum bracket featuring a front and rear lip. Secures the console safely under an overhead cabinet. Price : $ 32
The J10 is an 2.25 inch x 4.25 inch aluminum panel with a 9 pin through connector for the remote sensor cable and a remote sensor cable extension. Each weatherstation comes with a Remote Sensor Cable, the J10 supplies a second. Use one to make a permanent connection between your console and the J10 Connector […]
The J20 Connector Panel is a 2.25 x 4.25 inch aluminum panel with both a 9 pin and bnc antenna connectors to facilitate mounting your weatherstation in a larger trailer, or for a more professional appearance. The panel comes with an Antenna Extension Cable and a Remote Sensor extension cable. The J20 supplies a second […]
Set of two transportation grade rubber clamps that perform well in heat or cold, and are uv resistant. (screws not included). Supports poles from 5/8″ to 1 3/8″ for elevating your remote sensor housing above your trailer. Price : $ 16
For use with the Alta and AltaCom weatherstations which come with a 9-pin serial output. Comes with complete instructions and a driver on CD. For Windows XP, 7, 8, and 10. Appearance subject to change, and may include a cable. Price : $ 42
The Alta is the same basic package as the AltaCom II, but without the paging. It is fully upgradeable. The Alta is a racing weatherstation designed for superior in-field operation. From sensor specifications and board design to the remote sensing and software; every choice has been made to provide you with stable, accurate platform you […]
“By using the pager system and software program set up by George Stack & George Smith, the Car never varied no more than .014 Thousands of a second in 10 straight winning rounds that were the highlight of my racing career. Thanks to George Smith and George and Jimmie Stack and the Altalab weatherstation, I […]
“Please accept my heartfelt thanks for your AltaCom program. My partner, Gerald Pierce, and I won Division I races in both Cecil County, Maryland and Englishtown, New Jersey. Your software greatly enhanced our probability of winning by providing accurate weather calculations needed to properly dial our throttlestop.” – Craig Setzer S/ST NHRA Div 1
“This is an absolutely outstanding product sold and serviced by helpful, professional people. If you are serious about racing (in any class) stop fooling around with cheap weatherstations and get the “real McCoy”.
What Racers Say:
I have been very impressed by your company's availability to respond to questions; even on weekends. I also appreciate the fast turn-around time, and reasonable pricing, whenever my station has needed service.
S/G and S/C
NHRA Division 6
Since 1987 we have done our best to provide racers with quality instruments at reasonable prices. We listen to our customers, and design weatherstations and software with their needs in mind. Because of our commitment to meeting the needs of our customers, all Altalab weatherstations have a 3 year warranty. At our discretion we will repair or replace any weatherstation or component that does not function as it should.
Fine Print: There are some exceptions; pagers and AC2 remote sensor cables have a 1 year warranty. Customers pay shipping on all repairs whether in warranty or not.
213 Alterra Lane
Renick, WV 24966
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Service and Recommended Maintenance
Calibrations are free for the original owner forever. During the 3 year warranty a complete checkup is also performed for no charge except shipping.
AC2 Clock Battery Replacement should be done every 5 years. Cost is $55 plus shipping, or free if included in a complete checkup ($175). Batteries older than 8 years may leak.
After the warranty, and for racers who purchased a used weatherstation, a complete checkup and service is $175 plus shipping, and includes battery replacement (AC2).
Non-warranty repairs are $90 per hour plus parts and shipping.
If you are considering purchasing a secondhand weatherstation we recommend sending it in for a complete checkup. We can advise you on any repairs needed or upgrades available. Many of our weatherstations are in excellent working order 13 or more years after original purchase.