Data acquisition systems are invaluable. They generate significant improvements in efficiency and, by recording process events, they provide a basis for quality control. Efficient data acquisition also highlights potential problems and indicates the most productive way of solving problems.
Powlectrics have installed a wireless link in one of the most inhospitable locations in the United Kingdom. At Snowdon's summit there is a weather station which is connected to a data logger. A Radio Modem was installed at the summit which was interfaced with this data logger.