TCR-SLE GEN2 Datasheet
TCR-SLE is a solar powered radar object counter with integrated LoRaWAN® connectivity.
The system shared_content powerful radar signal processing that enables bi-directional counting of moving objects in distances up to 10m. Objects can be categorized into up to 4 groups with speed and object size filters. Counter values are transmitted in regular intervals to the LNS (LoRaWAN® Network Server).
TCR GEN2 is a very versatile radar counting system. It enables various applications such as people counting, traffic statistics, use of sports facilities or even security applications.
TCR-Sxx types come with an integrated solar charging unit including tempered battery. The battery is used to backup up to 4 foggy days. The system can be installed very flexible on different locations including remote areas without any electricity.
**The TCR-SLE has an N-type antenna socket for mounting an external high gain antenna (included in delivery). **
- Traffic Counting and Categorization
- Hikers (People Counting)
- Outdoor Sports
- Smart Street Lighting
- Smart City Traffic Management
- Parking Lot Management
- Rugged device with protection level against water and dust
- Robust measurement system (24GHz Doppler Radar)
- Fully anonymous counting (EU-GDPR compliant)
- Categorization using speed and object size filters
- Interval or totalizer mode
- LoRaWAN™ data uplink intervals between 1 min up to 1440 minutes
- Configuration via USB-Port or LoRaWAN™ Downlinks
- Pole or surface mount
- External power supply 5-12V DC or Solar Panels up to 22V/2A
- Free Lifetime firmware updates via USB DFU
- Swiss made
- 24 months limited warranty, extendable up to 60 months
Note: This technical specs relates to Firmware 2.2
When mounted sidewise, TCR can detect objects passing by in both directions
IMPORTANT: Minimum distance to street or path should be more than 50cm
IMPORTANT: If a bigger object hides a smaller object behind it, it will be counted as one.
The device can be mounted at a pole at around 3m facing towards the street. Our pole mount MT80-15 (accessory) can be used for that. This is useful in public places to prevent damage from vandalism.
|Size (L x W x H)||150 x 150 x 60mm|
|Protection class (IEC 60529)||IP65|
|Wall mount holes behind hinged caps|
|Beam Aperture||80° / 34°|
|Movement speed||1-40 km/h (LS), 7-120km/h (HS)|
|LoRaWAN® Specification||LoRaWAN® 1.0.3
Regional Parameters v1.0.3revA
|Device Classes||A or C|
|LoRaWAN® Features||OTAA, ADR, LinkCheck, DeviceTime|
AU915-928 (8 selectable sub-bands)
US902-928 (8 selectable sub-bands)
|Region||Channel Datarate||Channels||Channel Groups||Max EIRP|
|EU868||DR0-DR7||3 (863-870 MHz)||n/a||16.0 dB|
|AS923||DR0-DR7||2 (915-928 MHz)||AS923-1 only||16.0 dB|
|US915||DR0-DR4||64+8 (902-928 MHz)||All
|AU915||DR0-DR6||64+8 (915-928 MHz)||FSB1
|Antenna Type||Taoglas Blade TD.95.6H31 Omnidirectional Dipole
868 / 915 MHz
|Antenna Peak Gain||1.33dBi @ 868 MHz, 1.54dBi @ 915 MHz|
|Antenna Dimmension||228 * 22.8 mm|
It is possible to operate the unit either with a solar cell or an external 12V power source such as a 12V battery or DC Power Supply. Mixed operation is also possible, with automatic switching.
Please select a small solar module that does not exceed the following power rating. Higher voltages can destroy the internal solar charger. We offer solar modules with 9W or 17W power, which have been tested with the device. (Ask for SOL9-KIT or SOL_17-KIT)
|Solar Panel Rating|
|Battery Type||Typical Voltage||Min Voltage||Full Voltage||Charging End||Max Charging Current|
External DC Power (5-12V)
|External DC Power||5VDC||12VDC|
|Peak Current (LoRa TX)||140mA||72mA|
M12 8P Connector
The solar panel is connected via the M12SOL adapter plug to the M12 8pin socket.
|7||VS-||Solar Panel negative pole|
|8||VS+||Solar Panel positive pole|
Device Types and Configurations
The order number (SKU) is composed as follows
|Type||Speed Class Configuration||LoRa Region Configuration|
|TCR||-SLE External 868/915MHz Antenna||/LS Low Speed Detection
/HS High Speed Detection
Note: Speed Class and LoRa Region Configuration may be changed by the user later.
What is in the box
- 1x TCR-SLI
- 1x M12SOL Round Plug Adapter for Parametric Solar Kits
Optional accessories when ordered together with the counter can be found in the same box
|MT80-15||Bracket for TCR, 80° tiltable, stainless steel||horizontal or tilted mounting at poles|
|SOL17-KIT||Rugged solar panel for use in Central Europe, North America, shared_content mounting hardware and cables|
|SOL9-KIT||Rugged solar panel for use in Southern Countries (Sunny Countries)|
|PSU12||12V Power supply, IP67 rated, industrial grade||winter/summer dual power supply|
- UMSUG Charge Code: 9400011000100
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