Acu-Rite 604 Weather Radio User Manual

00604 INST0804-06
Instruction Manual
Wireless Thermometer
with Clock
MODEL # 00604
LOW
LOW
Main Unit
Wireless Sensor
(model #01007RS)
Thank You! We appreciate you for purchasing this wireless thermometer.
We hope you enjoy using this versatile wireless thermometer!
Features:
• Main unit with indoor temperature & outdoor temperature LCD display.
• Wireless Sensor – range is 100’ (33m).
• Temperature measurement ranges:
Indoor main unit: +32º F to +122º F ( 0ºC to +50ºC )
Outdoor wireless sensor: -4º F to +158º F (-20ºC to +70ºC )
• Battery operated. (batteries not included 2x “AA”, 2 x “AAA”)
1 CHECK PACKAGE CONTENTS
(1) Main Unit - 2.75“ x 4” x 1.25“*
(1) Wireless Sensor – dimensions: 3.75" x 2.5" x 1" *
(1) Instruction Manual
*Dimensions are approximate.
NOTE: Carefully remove the units from their packaging. Discard the packaging and
save the instructions.
2 READ
Please read these instructions carefully before you set up the thermometer. In this
way you can become familiar with all of the thermometer’s features and get the most
benefit from them.
3 SETUP
4 CHOOSE WHERE TO PLACE THE MAIN UNIT and WIRELESS SENSOR
NOTE: The main unit is intended for indoor use only. Choose a dry location away from dust,
dirt, mold, smoke and avoid temperature extremes. Do not drop the clock. It is a sensitive
electronic device and not designed to withstand high impact blows of any kind.
Install 2 “AAA” batteries into the main unit FIRST. Next, Install 2 “AA” batteries (lithium is
recommended for areas where the temperature may fall below -4ºF) into the wireless
sensor.
Operating Range of Batteries
LITHIUM
BATTERIES
ALKALINE
BATTERIES
-22ºF (-30ºC)
-4ºF (-20ºC)
(70ºC)
158ºF
(70ºC)
158ºF
Severe cold (below -4º F/-20º C) can cause alkaline
batteries to freeze and function improperly. Use lithium
batteries in extremely low temperature conditions to
ensure continued operation for wireless sensors placed
outdoors.
WIRELESS SENSOR
(BACK)
MAIN UNIT
(BACK)
Main Unit: Choose wall mount or table-top placement.
• Choose a location for main unit that is at least 10 feet away from other electronic
devices that may interfere with the wireless signal.
• Wall mounting: Use the mounting slot on the back of main unit to hang on the wall.
• Table-top placement: The main unit has an integrated fold-out stand for table-top
placement.
Wireless Sensor: When placing the sensor, consider these things:
• Although the sensor is designed for outdoor use, placement in a protected area will
prolong its life.
• Mounting: Use the mounting slot on the back of the unit to hang it from a wall or vertical
surface.
• The sensor must be within 100 feet (30 meters) of each of the main units.
• The sensor is resistant to weather and to water. It is NOT WATERPROOF.
• Prolonged exposure to cold weather may cause damage to the LCD panel.
• Wireless sensor must be placed outdoors to observe outdoor temperature.
AA
INSTALL
2 “AAA”
BATTERIES
2
AAA
AAA
2
1
AA
1
REMOVE
BATTERY
COMPARTMENT
COVER
REMOVE 4 SCREWS
TO OPEN BATTERY
COMPARTMENT
INSTALL
2 “AA”
BATTERIES
Indoor Temperature
Wireless Sensor Signal
Capture (once a minute)
Outdoor Temperature
Low Battery Indicator
LOW
Alarm has
been set
Low Battery Indicator
FUNCTION
BUTTONS
(FRONT)
TIME
Time & Alarm
LOW
+
12/24
_
ALARM
ºC/ºF
SNOOZE
(& backlight)
5 USING the MAIN UNIT
Set the Time:
1) Press and hold the “TIME” button for 5 seconds to begin the manual time set mode. The
hour will flash on and off.
2) Adjust the hour by pressing the “+” or “-” buttons (NOTE “PM”). Confirm and move on to
the minute setting by pressing the “TIME” button.
3) Adjust the minutes by pressing the “+” or “-” buttons. Confirm and exit time set mode by
pressing the “TIME” button.
To switch between 12 & 24 hour time display modes: Press the “+ / 12/24” button
Set an Alarm Time:
1) Press and hold the “ALARM” button for 5 seconds, the hour flashes on and off.
2) Adjust the HOUR setting by pressing the “+” or “-” buttons (NOTE the AM & PM).
3) Confirm and move on to the MINUTE setting by pressing the “ALARM” button.
4) Adjust the MINUTE setting by pressing the “+” or “-” buttons.
5) Confirm and exit alarm setting mode by pressing the “ALARM” button again.
To Turn the Alarm On or Off: press and release the “ALARM” button (which will immidiately display the alarm time that is currently set) and then press the “+” button. Press the
“ALARM” button again to exit.
Reset the Alarm:
To turn the alarm off (while it is ringing) for 24 hours, press the “ALARM” button.
Snooze/Light:
Press the “SNOOZE” button to silence the alarm for 10 minutes. The “SNOOZE” button also
activates the backlight for 5 seconds.
ºC/ºF:
Press and release the “ºC/ºF” button to switch between Celsius and Fahrenheit mode.
6 USING the WIRELESS SENSOR
Reset Button:
Resets the wireless sensor.
RESET
AA
AA
WARNING : Changes or modifications to this unit not expressly approved by the
party responsible for compliance could void the user’s authority to operate
the equipment.
8 ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
Temperature Measurement Range:
32ºF to 122ºF (0ºC to 50ºC)
Power requirements:
MAIN BATTERIES:
2 x “AAA” (alkaline)
LOW
FOR INDOOR USE ONLY
LOW
Temperature Measurement Range:
-4ºF to 158ºF (-20ºC to 70ºC)
Power requirements:
2 x “AA” alkaline
(when temperature is above -4ºF)
2 x “AA” lithium
(when temperature is below -4ºF)
FOR INDOOR OR OUTDOOR USE
(place in an area protected from
direct weather elements when using
outdoors)