Strike Guard Lightning Warning System

Strike Guard employs state-of-the-art technology to address the most demanding lightning safety and equipment protection applications.

Designed for critical applications, Strike Guard monitors cloud and cloud-to-ground lightning and provides contact-closure signaling at user-set lightning activity thresholds. Patented optical signal processing and proprietary optical-coincidence technology prevent false alarms.

Strike Guard Delivers:

  • Fully automatic alarm triggering with user-set range categories
  • 20 mile detection range
  • No false alarms. Patented technology
  • Sensor and communication self-test
  • Sensor is battery-powered for easy installation
  • Durable fiber-optic communications with connector-less technology
  • NEMA 4X Sensor enclosure
  • Lightning Data Receiver with battery back-up
  • Optional, Strike View, Windows® based display software
  • Strike Guard Simulation Software for training and testing


Installation: Materials and hardware included for roof-mount
Site Requirements: Minimal siting restrictions
Communication: Fiber-optic – 30 m cable included
Battery: Lithium primary cells, 4-year life minimum

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Strike Guard Components

Strike View Software Screen Shot

RS232 to Fiber-optic Converter

Strike Guard Lightning Data Receiver

Strike Guard Sensor mounted on Tripod

Strike Guard Sensor Roof Installation

WAVE Siren Station mounted on pressure-treated wood pole.

WAVE Sequencer

WAVE Siren Station

Strike Guard and WAVE Siren installation diagram

Strike Guard, WAVE Siren and WAVE Sequencers installation diagram

Strike View on a Local Area Network (LAN) diagram