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      The Boltek LD-350 Lightning Detector puts a live lightning map on your laptop or desktop computer. Within milliseconds of a lightning strike, the detector beeps and your computer displays the strike location. The LD-350's direction-finding antenna measures lightning strike direction while the 350's receiver estimates distance from received signal strength.

      The LD-350 can warn of both close and severe thunderstorms. If a storm is detected closer than a preset distance or the strike rate exceeds a preset limit, the LD-350 sounds its internal alarm and activates the computers alarm tone or WAV file notification. Both the close storm and severe storm alarm statuses are indicated on the LD-350's front panel.

      The LD-350 is an updated version of the popular LD-250, and includes built-in USB and Ethernet along with a faster processor. The LD-350 enables the strike-type classification feature into NexStorm and Lightning/2000 software.

      Available as either a basic kit; with all the parts you need to start monitoring lightning strikes and displaying them on your computer, or as an advanced kit. The advanced kit includes pole mount hardware for the Lightning Antenna, a full version of the NexStorm Lightning Software and a CVM Custom Vector Map for your location. When ordering the advanced LD350K please enter your longitude and latitude to which you’re CVM should be centred to. Once your order has been received your CVM will be generated and emailed to you electronically.

      LD350 Basic Kit includes:

      LD350 Receiver
      ANT-2 Lightning Sensor
      50 feet (15m) of Antenna Cable
      120V/220V AC Power Supply
      USB Cable
      NexStorm-Lite Lightning Display Software
      User Manual

      LD350K Advanced Kit includes the above parts along with the following extras:

      Pole Mount Hardware for ANT-2
      NexStorm Lightning Display Software (Full Version for Windows)
      Custom Vector Map

      For more information, view the Boltek Product Comparison Chart.

    • Gives lightning distance and position data
    • Real-time plotting over your local area map
    • Close storm alarm (programmable)
    • Severe thunderstorm alarm (programmable)
    • Data logged to computer hard drive for future analysis
    • Indoor, outdoor or mobile mounting antenna
    • Connects to desktop or laptop computer via RS-232 or USB
    • Detects lightning even when your computer is switched off
    • Three display ranges (100, 200 and 300 miles) allow zooming in out on specific regions
    • Strike rate trend graph showing close strikes per minute and total strikes per minute
    • The LD350 does not have the ability to connect a Garmin GPS for tracking lightning while driving
    • Special signal processing in software reduces the effects of strike-to-strike energy variations providing more accurate distance information
    • Unit Dimensions 127 x 165 x 38mm
      Weight 375 g
      Power Source AC/DC adapter included
      Operating System Windows 7 (32/64 bit), Vista (32/64 bit), 2000, XP, 98, 95
      Display Range 0 to 750 miles (0 to 1200 km)
      Severe Storm Alarm Setpoint 0-999 Strikes per minute
      Close Alarm Setpoint 0-300 miles

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