The following list shows just some of the actions that produce the most common failures and warranty-voiding. Complete documentation about usage can be found at https://development.libelium.com/plug-and-sense/. Failure to comply with the recommendations of use will entail the warranty cancellation.
Upload code only using Waspmote IDE. If a different IDE is used, Waspmote can be damaged and can become unresponsive. This use is not covered under warranty.
Do not unplug any connector while uploading code. Waspmote can become unresponsive. This use is not covered under warranty.
Do not connect or disconnect any connector while Waspmote is on. Waspmote can become unstable or unresponsive, and internal parts can be damaged. This fact is not covered under warranty.
Do not handle black stickers seals on both sides of the enclosure (Warranty stickers). Their integrity is the proof that Waspmote Plug & Sense! has not been opened. If they have been handled, damaged or broken, the warranty is void.
Do not open Waspmote Plug & Sense! in any case. This will automatically make the warranty void.
Do not handle the four metallic screws of Waspmote Plug & Sense!. They ensure waterproof seal.
Do not submerge Waspmote Plug & Sense! in liquids.
Do not place nodes on places or equipment where it could be exposed to shocks and/or big vibrations.
Do not expose Waspmote Plug & Sense! to temperatures below -20 ºC or above 60 ºC.
Do not power Waspmote Plug & Sense! with other power sources than the original provided by Libelium. Voltage and current maximum ratings can be exceeded, stopping Waspmote Plug & Sense! working and voiding warranty.
Do not try to extract, screw, break or move Waspmote Plug & Sense! connectors far from necessary usage, waterproof sealing can be damaged and warranty will be voided.
Do not connect any sensor on the solar panel connector and also do not connect the solar panel to any of sensor connectors. Waspmote Plug & Sense! can be damaged and warranty void.
Do not connect any sensor or accessory not provided by Libelium.
Do not place Waspmote Plug & Sense! where water or humidity can reach internal parts of sensor probes or accessories like solar panels.
Do not expose Waspmote Plug & Sense! to particularly hostile environments which will damage the product, such as atmospheres with constant high humidity and condensation over long periods of time, or environments close to the sea with salt suspended in the air.
Install the device in such a way that animals do not have access to it. Ants, spiders, birds or rats can damage the external items and even penetrate inside the enclosure.
Do not get the magnet close to a metal object. The magnet is really powerful and will get stuck.
Do not place the magnet close to electronic devices, like PCs, batteries, etc, they could be damaged, or information could be deleted.