The Hunter WAND Wi-fi module is designed to be added to Hunter X2 irrigation controllers to give Wi-Fi connectivity and access to the Hunter Hydrawise software.
This Wi-Fi upgrade option equips X2 controllers with remote management capabilities from anywhere with an internet connection. WAND offers the latest wireless Bluetooth® Technology, so you can operate the system remotely with your smartphone. Developed with professional contractors in mind, this capability lets you easily install the X2 Controller using the Hydrawise App if Wi-Fi is unavailable. It also allows you to access the controller when it’s in a hard-to-reach location or you want to maintain distance for security or health reasons.
The Hydrawise allow access to predictive water adjustment with a daily schedule adjustments based on local weather data monitor past, current and forecasted temperature, rainfall, humidity, and wind speed. This allows for adjustments of watering times and schedules to balance water savings with water efficiency for plants. Hydrawise allows you to use any local airport weather station at no cost or add up to five (5) weather stations from weather underground with an Enthusiast Plan for hyper-local weather data. With this flexible web-based weather system, you can even add your own weather station, if there is no weather station nearby.
Manufactured by Hunter Industries, one of the world’s largest irrigation companies, Hunter controllers have a reputation for ease of use and highly reliable operation.
Key Hunter WAND Wi-fi module benefits
- Simple Wi-Fi plug-in enables remote irrigation management with any X2 Controller
- WAND Technology provides easy online irrigation management with controller status and faulty wiring alerts
- Standard programming allows for three independent programs featuring six start times each and 24-hour maximum run times
- Rapid Programming™ Technology lets you send pre-programmed schedules to any X2 Controller in seconds, so you get jobs done quicker
- Predictive Watering™ Technology provides precise weather adjustments for maximum water savings
- Compatibility with Amazon Alexa™, Control4® and HomeSeer home automation technology enables simple, centralised voice control of the irrigation system
- Bluetooth Wi-Fi setup or WPS push-button connection makes it easy to connect to a wireless network