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Table 1 List of model name, manufacturer, approximate price, number of units purchased, equipment purpose, logging system, and communication (Comm) method for each sensor used on the Avenger high-throughput phenotyping platform

From: A data workflow to support plant breeding decisions from a terrestrial field-based high-throughput plant phenotyping system

Figure no Equipment Manufacturer Cost (USD) Units Total cost (USD) Purpose/trait captured Logger system Comm method
1 Trimble R6 receiver Trimble Inc $6995 1 $6995 GPS coordinates PXI-e RS232
2 PXI-e 1085 National Instruments $58,000 1 $58,000 Data logger n/a n/a
3 VN-100 VectorNav Technologies $1250 1 $1250 Inertial measurement and heading PXI-e RS232
4 Apogee SI-131 Apogee Instruments $682 8 $5456 Canopy temperature PXI-e Voltage
5 Crop Circle ACS-470 Holland Scientific $5000 8 $40,000 Active spectral reflectance PXI-e RS232
6 Pepperl + Fuchs UC2000 Pepperl + Fuchs Group $362 4 $1448 Plant height PXI-e RS232
7 HC2S3 probe Campbell Scientific $294 1 $294 Ambient temperature/relative humidity CR1000 Voltage
8 CR1000 Campbell Scientific $2186 1 $2186 Data logger n/a n/a
9 Apogee SP-110 Apogee Instruments $217 1 $217 Solar irradiance CR1000 Voltage
10 Dynasys auxiliary power Tridako Energy Systems $9600 1 $9600 Power n/a n/a
  1. These equipment prices reflect special quote pricing when available and some equipment models may no longer be available. Total cost for the equipment was $125,446