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Measuring battery voltage through ethernet

Posted: Fri Oct 01, 2010 10:08 am
by wenas
Guys,
I use some battery on my tower tu supply electricity power to RB. I need to monitor the battery voltage remotely by ethernet connection.
Pls advise what device should I use. Or any idea how to monitor from winbox?

many thanks b4

Re: Measuring battery voltage through ethernet

Posted: Fri Oct 01, 2010 12:35 pm
by SurferTim
Are you using PoE to supply power to the router? If you do, then I would recommend a RB433ah, or another similar device with voltage monitor. There is a script in the wiki that emails the hourly voltages once a day, and sends alert emails when the voltage drops below a certain point.
http://wiki.mikrotik.com/wiki/Monitor_i ... B333/433AH