I’m interested in using FieldKit, but concerned about uploading data to the web platform. Does this mean my data is open to anyone?
No. As a FieldKit user, you have full control over how your data is shared. You can choose to share it with no one else, to share it with trusted collaborators, or to make it public. FieldKit will never share your data with anyone without your ...
Is FieldKit open source? Can it be used with a private data collection to store data on a different cloud?
Yes! Everything FieldKit is open source so it is absolutely possible to set up your own private version of everything. If you do this, we would love to hear about it on the FieldKit Community Forum!
I spilled the storage solution for my water pH probe. What should I do?
The buffer solution used to store the pH probe is important for maintaining the equipment through its lifespan, thus you should replace it as soon as possible. In case of a spill, the solution will not cause harm to the skin but should not be ...
I need a different sensor than the ones that are currently available in the FieldKit store. Is (insert sensor name here) coming soon?
You can find a list of sensor modules that are under development here; our team is also working on a few more that aren’t quite ready for the spotlight yet. If you’re interested in a particular module, please reach out to us and let us know. We ...
Do I need to calibrate my sensors before using them?
Currently, FieldKit Weather and FieldKit Distance modules do not require you to calibrate them before use (i.e. they ship pre-calibrated from the lab). FieldKit Water modules (pH, Water Temperature, Conductivity, and Dissolved Oxygen) may or may not ...