AKCP 4.5m Spot Water Detection Sensor

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The AKCP Water Detector Sensor is an advanced microprocessor based design capable of detecting the presence of water even when it has been distilled.

The AKCP 4.5m Water Detector Sensor is an advanced microprocessor based design capable of detecting the presence of water even when it has been distilled.

Most water detectors use a technology which measures the resistance of the water. The level of resistance depends upon the presence of electrolytes in the water. The water in some areas is too clean, therefore the resistance is high and the typical water detector will not work correctly.

All of the microprocessor circuitry is encased in epoxy allowing the water detector to function while submerged in water.

The SensorProbe will retain any error condition until it is read via an SNMP GET. Therefore if a water detector encounters a critical condition at any time it will report that condition before it returns to a normal state.

The Water Detector Sensor detects water leaks and flooding with a WET/DRY indication in software. Web browser interface available. When an alarm condition is activated the description and location of the fault can be sent via email.


  • Measurement range: Wet or Dry ( -20°C +60°C)
  • Measurement accuracy: Able to measure distilled water
  • Sensor type: Patent pending, microprocessor controlled, capacitance measurement technology
  • Power source: Powered by the securityProbe or SensorProbe base unit. No additional power needed
  • Communications cable: RJ45 jack to sensor using UTP Cat 5 wire
  • Measurement rate: Multiple readings every second
  • SensorProbe auto detects the presence of the water sensor
  • Up to 2 water detectors per sensorProbe2, 8 per sensorProbe8 or securityProbe8
  • Full autosense including disconnect alarm
  • Compatible base units: sensorProbe2sensorProbe4sensorProbe8sensorProbe8-X20sensorProbe8-X60securityProbe5ES,securityProbe5ES-X20, securityProbe5ES-X60, securityProbe5ESVsecurityProbe5ESV-X20, securityProbe5ESV-X60 and IO-digital8
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AKCP sensors all use RJ45 connectors and can be extended using standard CAT5 cable and one or more inline couplers up to a maximum distance of 100m. Historically, AKCP did recommend extending their sensors using your structured cabling systems. AKCP have more recently stopped recommending the use of structured cabling systems as structured cabling systems become more intelligent they begin to interfere with the sensor signal making the sensor reading unreliable at best. Read more
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