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, […]
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 […]
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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.
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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.