C5CH Heated Anemometer


c5ch series Compact High Speed heated anemometer

The Richards C5CH Compact Heated Anemometer is the perfect sensor for mining operations or meteorological installations in cold climates. The C5C Anemometer has all of the great features of the standard C5C anemometer but with the addition of a powerful internal heating element to help prevent the shaft bearings from freezing in cold weather. The C5CH anemometer rotor and shaft tower is coated with a special black anti-ice coating help prevent ice, snow, and dirt, from clinging to the sensor. The black color also absorbs sunlight to help the removal ice and snow. The C5CH compact heated anemometer is available with a reed switch pulse output or a low level AC frequency output. This anemometer is also made completely from high grade stainless steel and Titanium for maximum durability and corrosion resistance and stainless steel bearings. As with all of our wind sensors, no compromises were made duing its construction.


  • Black anti-ice coating
  • All Stainless Steel and Titanium Construction
  • Compact size and weight
  • High wind speed durability
  • Standard .05" O.D. tube mount
  • Bearing change out in minutes without removing sensor or disconnecting power
  • Field replaceable reed switch assembly
  • Stainless Steel wind cups and rotor arms
  • Available with switch pulse or AC frequency output
  • Powerful field replaceable internal heating element