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High pressure sensor setup

Pressure Sensor 01 [Regular]
1

Install gateway

2

Log in to the dashboard

  • Open Pulsa dashboard
  • If you do not already have a username and password, request an invitation from an administrator in your organization, and follow the steps in your email to create an account
3

Add sensor to your account

4

Connect sensor to product

  • After initialization, follow prompts on Pulsa dashboard to connect your sensor to a product
  • Your "product" is what the sensor will be measuring. You can add a new product or select from previously created products.
  • When adding a new product, select company, and name product.
  • Enter an empty and full size. For most cases, the empty size should be set to 0. If you are unsure of the full size, enter an estimation. Sensor details can always be changed and updated later.
  • Confirm details and create new product.
  • Confirm your connection to start tracking new product.
  • Connected sensor should now be available on your dashboard.

For troubleshooting high pressure sensor readings, please visit: Troubleshooting

5

Verify gateway

  • Verify Gateway is displaying a solid green light.
  • Gateway needs to be within within range of your sensors, which is 350 feet direct line of sight, and avoid metal & thick concrete obstructions in between
  • Click on the circle icon in the top right of the Pulsa dashboard to see the last time the gateway saw your sensors
6

Physically connect your sensor

  • Connect your sensor to your cylinder where you can monitor the gas levels
  • Sensor should be installed with cap facing 15 to 90 degrees above horizontal
  • Within 5-10 minutes, you should see an update in the Pulsa dashboard.

*examples of possible configurations

7

Confirm readings

  • To determine if your sensor is working, navigate to [Sensor] tab on your Pulsa dashboard and confirm your newly created sensor is available and connected to desired product.
  • After sensor setup, readings will be available within 5-10 minutes.
  • View your sensor's "Last seen" time on the sensor's details page to confirm frequent readings
  • A historical graph of your readings will appear within an hour of sensor setup
  • For an informative breakdown of your readings/ sensor, click the small question mark located near your percentage/ weight reading.
  • Here you will see your sensor's gross measurement, container weight, tare weight and net measurement. Your selected product's empty size and full size, as well as percentage remaining will be available here.

For more information on understanding your readings and troubleshooting, please visit: Troubleshooting

8

Update location

This step applies if setting up a new gateway. If your sensor will be installed with an existing gateway this step may have already been completed.

  • Your sensor's location will be marked as "Unknown" if the gateway in use with your sensor does not have an assigned location
  • To assign a location, click the gateway's name from your sensor's details page.
  • Select a previously created location or create a new location
  • Include the address or GPS coordinates of your new location to see it in map view
  • Confirm location and click "Update gateway" to confirm changes

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