Isn’t it a bad idea to put more plastic out into the environment?
It is never a good idea to leave anything out in the field without a plan to get it back. We encourage all of our users to always retrieve devices that they deploy. Our enclosures are made from plastic, but we have done our best to reduce the environmental impact of their manufacture. Enclosures can be reused for other purposes (it makes a pretty neat lunchbox) or they can be sent back to us for proper recycling.
I’m a teacher, and I’d like to use FieldKit in my classroom, but funds are super limited. Is there a discount available for educators?
acher We love teachers, and we want FieldKit to be in as many classrooms as possible. We don’t have a one-size-fits all educational discount, but if you get in touch with us (email@example.com), we can certainly work something out.
How do I customize the cable plate to suit my power and sensor deployment configurations?
We don’t offer cable plate packs for every single possible combination, because there are so many! See our helpful table here for the available configurations. If our preconfigured cable plates do not meet your needs, we offer a blank cable plate ...
How do I go about deploying my water station?
We recommend mounting it to buoys, docks, platforms, or bridges. It is important to ensure that your FieldKit case remains above the water. This is a consideration when deploying in an area where water level fluctuates seasonally. Additional guidance ...
I need a different sensor than the ones that are currently available in the FieldKit store. Is (insert sensor name here) coming soon?
You can find a list of sensor modules that are under development here; our team is also working on a few more that aren’t quite ready for the spotlight yet. If you’re interested in a particular module, please reach out to us and let us know. We ...
I spilled the storage solution for my water pH probe. What should I do?
The buffer solution used to store the pH probe is important for maintaining the equipment through its lifespan, thus you should replace it as soon as possible. In case of a spill, the solution will not cause harm to the skin but should not be ...