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Wired Rain Sensor With Freeze Detection (53853)

  • Water Smart® - Prevents over watering during rainfall and meets municple mandates for water conservation devices.
  • Compatible with most automatic timers
  • Adjustable rain fall setting from 1/8" to 1" (3 mm to 2.5 cm)
  • Reduces hazards of freezing and icy conditions.

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The Toro RainSensor plus Freeze Detection is compatible with most automatic timers and saves water and money by automatically interrupting your irrigation system when it rains or freezes.

Save Water - Save Money

Check your local water agency for available rebates.

Uses industry standard hydroscopic discs

To sense rain.

Conservation device

Meets legislative standards in states/municipalities with mandates.

Quick and Easy

Makes installing and sprinkler quick and easy.

Attaches easily

Use the "Quick Clip" bracket to attach to gutters or other locations.


Connects easily to most automatic timers.

Power 24 VAC
Connection Wire 25ft (7.6m)-1.0mm2 insulated 2-lead cable, UL-Approved
Operating Temperature -29°c to 60° C Rain/Freeze only: freeze set point of 3°c (37°f) +/- 2°c
Color White
Product LiteratureWireless and Wired RainSensor Sell SheetEnglish PDF
Manual53853-User-GuideEnglish PDF


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