RS485 Soil Moisture Sensor

Catnip ElectronicsSKU: RBC-Cnp-03
Manufacturer #: rs485 plain

Price  :
Sale price ¥3,438

Tax included Shipping calculated at checkout

Stock  :
In stock, 5 units

Payments and Security

American Express Apple Pay Google Pay JCB Mastercard PayPal Shop Pay Visa

Your payment information is processed securely. We do not store credit card details nor have access to your credit card information.


  • RS485 Soil Moisture Sensor
  • Offers good stability
  • Uses industrial Modbus protocol

This contact-less RS485 Soil Moisture Sensor is suited for more professional installations where long cable runs are a requirement. It offers good stability with temperature and power variation.

RS485 Soil Moisture Sensor - Click to Enlarge

It adds a local voltage regulator to mitigate the voltage drop and RS485 transceiver to accommodate long wires, also reverse polarity and an additional ESD protection level is added. This is the easiest and the most robust way to read soil moisture and temperature values into Raspberry Pi.

  • 1 x RS485 Soil Moisture Sensor
  • Supply voltage: 5 V
  • Bus can be run on: Both 3 and 5 V
  • Default serial settings: 19200, 8-bit frame, no parity, 2 stop bits
  • Default Modbus address: 1

Current consumption:

  • Active: 9 mA,
  • Deep sleep: 11 uA

Estimate shipping

You may also like