SunEye 210 Shade Tool

SunEye 210 Shade Tool

SunEye 210 Shade Tool

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1 995,00 €
Integrated GPS: 
PV Designer Software (Lifetime Activation): 
Extension Kit Platform (pole not included): 
Solmetric Certified Shade Training --(Bundle Discount): 

Professional Site Evaluation

The patented SunEye-210 is the world-leading shade measurement tool for solar site assessment. This hand-held electronic tool assesses the available solar energy by day, month, and year with the press of a button by measuring the shading patterns of a particular site.

The SunEye® enables the best solar designs and the highest ROI for solar professionals and their customers. It helps win competitive bids, saves time and money, and gives confidence in performance guarantees.

The award-winning SunEye incorporates a calibrated fisheye camera, electronic compass, tilt sensor, and optional GPS to give immediate measurements in the field. The one-handed operation, rugged enclosure, outdoor readable display, hard carrying case, and 2 year warranty make it a reliable partner in the field.

Fast, Accurate, Professional

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GPS: automatically determines the latitude and longitude of the SunEye. Geo-tags every measurement for future reference. Measurement locations viewable in Google Earth. Without GPS, city or lat/lon must be entered manually.

PV Designer: quickly and easily create residential PV designs. SunEye shade data utilized at hourly resolution, string sizing, module layout, kWhr simulation, generate reports. Includes database of weather, inverters, and over 10,000 modules. Life-time license never expires. more...

Extension Platform: make measurements from the ground. Great for the occasional inaccessible roof, wet conditions, or for future construction of buildings or canopies. more...

Solmetric Certified Shade Training: online, interactive course that trains the student on best practices in the use of the SunEye and shade analysis. Purchase with a SunEye-210 and receive a 16% bundle discount (normally $179). more...

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  • Digital camera with calibrated fisheye lens
  • Electronic Inclinometer
  • Electronic Compass
  • Single-Handed Operation
  • Rugged, Comfortable Design
  • Worldwide weather data
  • Integrated GPS (Optional)
  • 2 Year Warranty Worldwide
  • Edit mode to add or remove shading obstructions
  • Data views: Annual sunpath, monthly solar access, obstruction elevation
  • Live Survey Mode - View Annual Sunpaths live as you scan the site
  • Desktop software for use on Windows PC for viewing and editing date, exporting pdf or html reports for printing and emailing results, exporting files for other popular solar design and simulation programs, including PVSyst, PV*SOL, OnGrid, and others.
  • Included with SunEye: Rugged carrying case, AC battery charger, USB cable, stylus, wrist strap, quick-start guide, and DVD containing the desktop PC software and full users's guide.
  • Worldwide operation and language settings for English, German, Japanese, French, Italian, and Spanish.

Minimum System Requirements

  • Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, Windows XP SP2 or later (Professional, Home, or Media Center)
  • 700 MHz
  • 256 MB RAM
  • 100 MB hard drive space
Systems that do not meet these requirements may not operate correctly.

Currently, the SunEye desktop software does not run natively on Mac OS X. It is possible, however, to run it on a Mac using a Windows emulator, such as Parallels Desktop for Mac, or VMWare Fusion. It is also possible to install a copy of Windows via Boot Camp on newer Intel-based Macs.