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Quotation (No. KFRI/2371/ EP 383/P/Advt/2023 Qtn 162/23-24 ) Dated 21-11-2023

Kerala Forest Research Institute invited sealed quotation from reputed vendors/ firms for the supply of Automatic digital tipping bucket rain gauge with data logger-1 No.




·         Housing


High Impact Polypropylene, UV Inhibited

·         Catch Area


330 cm2 having approx. 205 mm    diameter collector

·         Sensor/ Transducer


Tipping Bucket of specially formulated plastic for low surface tension

·         Switch


Dry read switch

·         Resolution


0.2 mm

·         Accuracy


within 2% up to 38 mm/hour

·         Data Logger


Rainwise RainLog 2.0

·         Data logger Memory


2 MB can store around Five years rainfall data

·         Battery Type


Field replaceable two AAA alkaline batteries

·         Expected Battery Life


> six months

·         Event logger enclosure



·         Software


Windows based RL-Loader 2 with PC interface cable

·         Data Retrieval


Through USB port of PC/Laptop


Terms and conditions 

1.  1.          Quotations should be sealed, super scribed as the “Quotation for Automatic digital tipping bucket rain gauge with data logger” with  quotation No. and date  and should be submitted to  the Registrar, Kerala  Forest Research Institute, Peechi, Thrissur-680 653, on or before 05-12-2023 latest by 3.00 PM

2.          Quotations will be opened at 3.30 PM on the same day.

3.          Any Quotations received after the date and time fixed is liable to be rejected.

4.          The rate quoted should be valid for  90 days

5.          No representation for enhancement of price once accepted will be considered during the period of validity of the offer.

6.          The rate of GST and additional charges for installation if any should be shown separately.

7.          Warranty of the item should be mentioned in the quotation.

8.          Concessional rate of GST is applicable to this Institute, since we have DSIR  Certificate valid up to 31-08-2024.

9.          The item should be delivered in the office of KFRI Peechi.

10.      The maximum period required for delivery of the item should be mentioned in the quotation.

11.      KFRI reserves the right to reject any or all of the Tenders without assigning any reasons thereof. In case of any dispute the jurisdiction shall be Ernakulam District, Kerala


Date of notification: November 21, 2023 December 5, 2023