Features & Benefits
- 2nd generation model
- 16 zones, weather aware smart Wi-Fi irrigation sprinkler controller
- 6.5" ultra bright touchscreen display
- Adjusts watering time based on weather
- Location based weather forecast (NOAA)
- Forecast spatial resolution: up to 1.5 Km
- Freeze control & heat wave protection
- EPA WaterSense Certified
- Operating temp: -20C to 50C (-4F to 120F)
- Optional outdoor enclosure
- WIFI: USB 802.11N, 2.4Ghz, US/Japan/EU
- AC Input: 24VAC, 50/60Hz, 750mA (adapter included)
- Wire size AWG 14-22
- Dimensions: 152 x 76 x 25mm (6 x 4 x 1 in)
- Warranty: 2 years
- Android and iPhone Apps
- Model number: SPK3-16
Save water, save the world!
Rain Machine will help you to reduce the amount of water that you are using by adapting to the climate and weather where you are in real time. It takes data points including temperature, wind and rainfall from NOAA and other trusted forecasting resources. Using a scientific algorithm, it adjusts the watering schedule for your yard and plants.
You should NOAA better!
RainMachine is programmed to access the NOAA weather data stream every 6 hours via wifi to retrieve up to the minute forecast information. NOAA is a trusted source of meteorological data and a powerful asset to your lawns irrigation.
You choose the screen!
The RainMachine application makes is a snap to control your irrigation remotely! Simply open the RainMachine app on your smart device and it will automatically discover any Rain Machines on the local network.
Like Alcatraz for your personal info.
Your yard is like an island with the RainMachine API. Any personal or sensitive information is stored locally on your device not in the cloud or on internet servers somewhere.
More than one source for data!
It's always good to have a backup. RainMachine can access data from a variety of different sources - just in case your first choice for data begins to let you down. Your RainMachine will always have uninterrupted forecast information at its fingertips.
No More Surprises!
We all can't live in Hawaii. Some of us live in places where the weather changes with the seasons and so does the irrigation needs of your lawn. RainMachine can be programmed to stop watering based on a preset temperature value. (Because not everyone wants a yard filled with miniature old faithful ice sculptures.)
Be set free!
RainMachine lets you be free... Free from pay-to-use services... Free from relying on cloud services... Free from worry! Only you can control your yards irrigation.
OpenSource, let the best code win.
With RainMachines evapotranspiration formula source code and API, we open ourselves up to absolute accountability. RainMachine is constantly evolving and improving with the help of users from around the globe.
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