SRU Solinst Readout Unit Quick Start Guide

solinst readout unit photo showing a labeled view of components and button locations


Connect SRU to Datalogger

The SRU cable connects to a Levelogger's Direct Read Cable, LevelVent Wellhead or AquaVent Wellhead Connector Cable.

An L5 Threaded or Slip Fit Adaptor can also be used to connect the SRU cable to a Levelogger.


solinst readout unit navigation buttons

SRU On/Off and Navigation

Press and hold any button to turn the SRU on. The SRU has an auto-off after 2 minutes of inactivity.

Use the up/down arrows to scroll through menu items.

Use the left/right arrows to select the menu actions shown at the bottom left/right of the LCD (e.g. Next, Back, etc.)


SRU Menu Options

There are three main menu items for the SRU:

Take a Reading: allows you to display an instant reading from the connected datalogger, turn on/off barometric compensation, and start and save a real-time logging session.

Download/View Files: allows you to download and save the data from the connected datalogger's current internal logging session, and view all data files saved in the SRU.

Status/Setup: allows you to view information about the SRU and connected datalogger, including battery level, memory, serial number, logging status and firmware version. You can also adjust the contrast of the LCD screen.