Videos


Here is our library of product demo and how-to videos. Please scroll down to view all videos

They can also be seen directly on our Youtube Channel.

How to Setup the WatchDog Retriever & Pup Network

Run time: 9:18

Spectrum introduces our new mesh network of wireless weather stations, the WatchDog Retriever & Pups. Have up to 16 Pups out in your field or golf course, each Pup can be configured with 4 external sensors. Then all data is set back thru the network of Pups and all gathers at the Retriever.  From there, you can download your data, or view data online.  This is a short tutorial video to help explain the setup procedure for your new equipment.

 

Introducing the FieldScout TruFirm Turf Firmness Meter

Run time: 3:12

Based on technology developed by the United States Golf Association (USGA), the FieldScout TruFirm offers a quick, easy, and affordable method to measure the firmness of turf and bunker sands. Data acquired from the device allows golf course superintendents and sports turf managers the ability to take appropriate actions to reach the desired firmness of golf course greens, fairways, and bunkers, as well as other playing surfaces.
Keep your greens Firm and Fast!

 

Introducing the FieldScout GreenIndex Turf App

Run time: 3:12

The FieldScout GreenIndex+ Turf app utilizes the latest advancements in mobal device camera technology to measure plant health via the chlorophyll content (relative greenness).  The app captures turfgrass images with a smartphone, calculates the Dark Green Color Index (DGCI), and displays a visual rating. 

 

Introducing the FieldScout GreenIndex+

Run time: 3:07

FieldScout GreenIndex+, our new application that turns your mobile device into a nitrogen management tool.  The FieldScout GreenIndex+ offers digital image analysis of leaves, providing growers with an accurate, low-cost method for managing in-season fertility and helps you deliver improved yield, lower nitrogen costs, and increased profits.

Installing the Watermark Soil Moisture Sensor

Run time: 2:08

Learn the correct preperation methods and installation techniques for the Watermark Soil Moisture Sensors.

How to Calibrate the LAQUA Twin Meters

Run time: 2:46

How to Calibration the LAQUA Twin Meters.  The LAQUA Twin meters include Calcium, Nitrate, Potassium, Sodium, pH, and EC (Conductivity).  This video highlights the calibration process, and advanced settings mode for a two-point calibration. 

How to Install the WaterScout SM 100 Soil Moisture Sensor

Run time: 4:16

Instructional video how proper installation of the WaterScout SM 100 Sensors.

 

 

Introducing the
LightScout DLI 100 Light Meter

Run time: 2:58

Light in an important factor in growing quality plants, learn how the LightScout DLI 100 Light Meter is an affordable, first step in measuring light!

 

 

 

FieldScout CM 1000:
Our partnership with NASA technology!

Run time: 2:52

Just because a plant looks healthy, doesn't always mean that it is healthy. Based on a NASA invention, the FieldScout CM 1000 measures wave lengths of reflected light from plant's surfaces.

 

 

 

How to Set Up and Use the
FIeldScout SoilStik pH Meter

Run time: 3:56

Learn how easy the new SoilStik pH Meter is calibrated, and see the ease of taking measurements in liquids and soil cores.

 

 

 

The New Irrigation Soil Moisture Audit:
Using the FieldScout TDR 300 Soil Moisture Meter

Run time: 3:01

Ditch the catch cans and use our TDR 300 Soil Moisture Meter, your GPS, and SpecMaps! Learn about how our new Irrigation Soil Moisture Audit can save you time and money!

 

 

 

Introducing the
IPM Scope

Run time: 1:33

Powerful scope, powerfull software. It's your portable and affordable digital microscope solution. See the key features of the Scope and how it can help you with all your IPM decisions.

 

 

 

FieldScout Direct Soil
EC Probe in Turf

Run time: 2:01

Fast, easy, and accurate, the FieldScout Direct Soil EC Probe. The presence of high salt levels is your warning sign to make adjustments. Don’t wait for trouble; forecast before the damage shows in your plants.

 

 

 

FieldScout Direct Soil
EC Probe in Greenhouses

Run time: 2:01

Fast, easy, and accurate, the FieldScout Direct Soil EC Probe. The presence of high salt levels is your warning sign to make adjustments. Don’t wait for trouble; forecast before the damage shows in your plants.

 

 

IQ 150 pH Meter
 

Run time: 2:03

What is the importance of pH monitoring? Consistant plant quality! See how to take measurements and different applications.

 

 

 

How to Install the Clock Board
On the WatchDog Weather Stations

Run time: 3:20

Learn how easy the process is to replace the existing clock board on the WatchDog 2000 Series Weather Stations. This new clock board adds an additional battery to the station that's used for storing date and time information.

 

 

 

How to Assemble
A WatchDog Weather Stations

Run time: 5:52

Unboxing the WatchDog 2000 Series Weather Stations video shows proper setup of the anenometer and wind vane as part of overall installation.

 

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