There are many features of Oregon Scientific Weather Stations. The Oregon Scientific Weather Stations have a large selection of display receivers/consoles that are designed attractively of which most can be desk or wall mounted. Nearly all of them will reset themselves every day by automatic radio contact with the atomic clock in Colorado, or the alternative atomic clocks in the United Kingdom and Europe and they are excellent time keepers. Their outdoor sensors are attractive and compact.
On a company level, Oregon Scientific is based in Oregon and is the American subsidiary of a multinational company. The company has a strong record for weather stations, innovation, imagination, and quality in the field of small electronic instruments. The manufacture telecommunication equipment, clocks, voice recorders, and digital cameras. Although some customers feel that it could be improved, retail support is strong.
Because there are so many features that are offered on the various models of Oregon Scientific Weather Stations it can be difficult to choose a model that has every desirable feature. This shouldn’t deter you since all you have to do is to determine which features are required for your Oregon Scientific Weather Station.
These home weather stations are currently very affordable because prices have fallen in the past year. These home weather stations have never been so reasonably priced.
Many of Oregon’s Scientific Weather Stations may be linked to an atomic clock which is an ultra accurate clock that by a radio link will update your clock to the precise time of a day. Atomic clocks are located in Germany, the United Kingdom, and the United States, but different models are required for different areas since the signal generated by each primary clock is different. The models made for most of Europe have no letter at the end of the model number, while those for the rest of England and the United Kingdom will end in U and Canada and the United States will end in A.
Oregon is also very conscious of the potential that Oregon Scientific Weather Stations make great gifts and some models have features, such as fancy clocks and color displays which might not appeal to some people who just want a standard weather station. The features can also add considerable add to the cost of the weather station.
You can find pictures of the weather station equipment and additional information on Oregon’s website. Remember that the prices you will see there are only the manufacturer’s retail suggestions and the price you get from your local retailer or from the Internet may be somewhat different.