Is there a battery in a hunter rain sensor?
There are no batteries to replace. 3. Wireless Operation Up to 800′ (243 m): No wires are required between the rain sensor and controller.
Can you turn off rain sensing wipers?
When the rain falls, the wipers will automatically turn on to a setting necessary to keep your windshield clean. You can turn it off if you prefer to control the speed of your wipers.
How long do rain sensors last?
How long do rain sensors last? The average rain sensor only functions for 3-5 years before needing replacement.
How long does it take for a rain sensor to dry out?
The dry out time could be as little as 4 hours depending on the weather conditions (temperature and humidity) and the rain threshold that is set. If the weather conditions remain cold and damp, your sensor could be active for months.
Where do sprinkler rain sensors go?
Select a mounting location where the rain-sensing head will receive direct rainfall. Make sure the head extends beyond the roof line, tree limbs, and any other obstructions. Install the Rain Sensor in an area that receives as much rain and sunlight as the grass. Be sure to mount the sensor above spray from sprinklers.