Solar power research and testing
Heating and air conditioning

Physics and optical laboratories


Very wide and flat spectral response
Excellent long term stability
Cosine corrected

NIST traceable calibration
ISO classified

Low cost
Bubble level


Spectral range 50% points)

285 to 2800nm


5 to 20 UV/W/m²


20 to 200 Ω

Expected Output Range (0 to 1500 W/m²)

0 to 30mV

Maximum operational irradience

2000 W/m²

Response time (63%)


Response time (95%)


Zero offsets

(a) thermal radiation (at 200 W/m²) / <12 W/m²
(b)temperature change (5 K/h) / <4 W/m²

Non-Stability (change/year)

< 1%



Directional response (up to 80° with 1000 W/m² beam)

<20 W/m²

Spectral selectivity (350 to 1500nm)


Temperature response

<4% (-10°C to +40°C)

Tilt response (0° to 90° at 1000 W/m²)


Field of view


Accuracy of bubble level


Temperature sensor output

11oz (0.31kgram)

Detector type


Operational temperature range

-40°C to +80°C

Storage temperature range

-40°C to +80°C

Humidity range

0 to 100% non-condensing

Ingress Protection (IP) rating



• CLASS 1 PYRANOMETER PMA 1145 AnalogSensors_PMA1145.pdf


• Interfacing PMA detectors to a Campbell data logger app111.pdf
• PMA Series capabilities and applications app112.pdf
Solar Light offers sensor and detector options for use in a wide range of applications.
Sensor and Detector Options
Sensors must be used with a data logger or recorder
Included Accessories
Required Accessories

1 year Standard Warranty

SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY warrants that the equipment has been carefully tested, inspected and left the Factory in proper working condition, free of visible defects.  SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY warrants the equipment to be free from defects in material and workmanship, under normal use and operation, for a period of one (1) year after the date of initial operation, or demonstration; or eighteen (18) months from the date of shipment from the Factory; or whichever occurs first. The warranty is limited to the free replacement of all-defective parts and free labor during the first year of warranty.  Defective parts replaced under this warranty shall become the property of SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY. The above stated Warranty is subject to the following conditions: Equipment being installed within the United States of America, Canada, or sold by authorized SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY representatives or their agents outside the continental United States. The equipment being installed is operated and maintained in accordance with SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY’s operating instructions, maintenance instructions and specifications. Utilization of only SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY’s authorized parts and components.  The utilization of a duly authorized representative for all work performed on SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY equipment during the warranty period.  Any variation(s) to the above warranty must be in writing and mutually acceptable by SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY and the customer. The warranty shall not apply to damages resulting from errors in installation, nor shall it apply to any equipment, which has been subject to damages, alterations or misuse by the purchaser.  Parts of the equipment, which would be generally considered as expendable service items during normal use, such as fuses, lamps, detector shields, etc., are not covered under the warranty. THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES, WHICH EXTEND BEYOND THIS DESCRIPTION, AND EXPRESSLY NO IMPLIED WARRANTY OR MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  IN NO EVENT SHALL SOLAR LIGHT COMPANY BE LIABLE FOR SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR ANTICIPATED LOSS OF PROFITS SUFFERED BY THE PURCHASER.