Smoke Monitor Kits: Details


The E-Sampler kit (NFES #005840) comes in three boxes. The main box contains the E-Sampler, the second box contains the GOES satellite equipment and anemometer, and the third box contains the tripod.

    • Box 1 is approximately 31" x 21" x 12" and weighs 55 lbs

    • Box 2 is approximately 31" x 21" x 12" and weighs 40 lbs

    • Box 3 is approximately 48" x 11" x 11" and weighs 30 lbs


Detailed set-up and tear-down instructions are included in the kit. Setup takes about 15 minutes for an experienced person. The kit should be packed-up in the same manner it was originally shipped to avoid damage to the instruments.

A training video on set-up and use is available at


The full replacement cost of the unit is approximately $14,600. Kits are expected to be returned complete and in good working condition. Requesting units will be held responsible for any damage or loss to the kits. The following is a list of replacement costs for items in the kit, this does not include shipping or labor costs.

      • Met One E-Sampler $4950

      • FTS GOES transmitter $5108

      • GOES antenna $692

      • Humidity sensor $775

      • Wind speed; direction $625

      • Tripod $350

      • TSP inlet $80

      • PM 2.5 cutoff $375

      • Internal battery $70

      • Lithium battery $25

      • Power supply $175

      • Case for tripod $245

      • Case for e-sampler $408

      • Tool kit; stakes $40

      • Heavy-duty extension cord $60

Smoke Monitor Contact Info

The primary contact is the Smoke Monitor Cache Lead, Amber Ortega.

(720) 595-4909 (fastest response via text)

Alternate Contact Method:

(303) 736-9246 |

While these contact methods are typically monitored 24/7, the best hours for contact are:

Monday through Friday: 8am-5pm Mountain time.