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36in Rain Gauge - 04170

36in Rain Gauge - 04170

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The 36-inch Rain Gauge, model number 04170, is an instrument used for collecting and measuring the amount of liquid precipitation over a set period of time. This particular model is quite sizable, making it suitable for agricultural use, educational purposes, or for homeowners with large properties who wish to monitor rainfall closely.

Key Features:

  • Large Measurement Capacity: Capable of measuring a significant volume of rainfall, often up to a few inches, which can be vital for water-sensitive decisions in farming or landscaping.
  • Easy to Read: Designed with a clear measurement tube and large, visible markings to ensure that readings can be taken from a distance without the need for close inspection.
  • Durable Construction: Built to withstand various weather conditions, often made with UV-resistant materials to prevent sun damage and designed to be frost-proof for colder climates.
  • Versatile Placement: Attached to a 36in stake, you can place the rain gauge virtually anywhere on the ground, just make sure there is nothing but open sky above it.
  • Enhanced Accuracy: Some models feature a funnel and tube mechanism which allows for more precise readings by minimizing evaporation and spillage.

Additional Information:

  • Ground Stake: It may come with a ground stake or mounting bracket for easy installation in a yard or field.
  • Graduations:  Marked with easy to read increments of inches.
  • Maintenance: Easy to clean and maintain, ensuring long-term reliability and accuracy of measurements.
  • Eco-Friendly: No need for batteries or electronic components, making it an eco-friendly option for measuring rainfall.

This 36-inch rain gauge is a simple, yet essential tool for anyone interested in climate conditions, whether for professional meteorological studies, agricultural planning, or just for personal interest in backyard weather patterns.