U-Shuttle Data Transporter


  • Reads out data from loggers in the field for transfer to a host computer
  • Optionally relaunches the logger
  • Preserves data in nonvolatile memory, even if batteries are depleted
  • Displays logger status, including memory, battery level, and sensor readings for some sensors
  • Displays its own status, including clock, memory, and battery level
  • Allows you to test individual smart sensors (does not support the TRMSA-D)
SKU: U-DT-1 Categories: ,


Conveniently offload data in the field with the HOBO® U-Shuttle Data Transporter. This product also allows users to easily relaunch HOBO® U-series data loggers and HOBO® Weather Stations, Micro Stations, and HOBO Energy Logger systems. View readings on a 2 x 16-character display for selected data loggers, and access logger status for all loggers. An Optic USB Base Station is required for use with optic USB data loggers.

Compatible with all UX-Series loggers.  HOBOware Pro software required.

HOBO and Onset are trademarks of Onset Computer Corporation, Bourne, Massachusetts (USA).


Requirements: HOBOware Pro 2.2.0 or greater; USB cable (provided)
Compatible logger with appropriate cable and/or base station
Compatibility: All U-Series loggers, HOBO Weather Stations and Micro Stations (H21), and HOBO FlexSmart loggers (H22); not compatible with the HOBO Waterproof Shuttle (U-DTW-1)
Firmware upgrades: Available on the Onset website as needed to provide compatibility with future supported logger models
Operating temperature: 0° to 50°C (32° to 122°F)
Storage temperature : -10° to 50°C (14° to 122°F)
Time accuracy: ± 1 minute per month at 25°C (77°F); see Plot A
Logger-to-shuttle transfer speed: USB/optic: 64K in approximately 30 seconds
Serial: 512K in approximately 60 seconds
Shuttle-to-host transfer speed: Full shuttle offload (4 MB) to host computer in 3 to 5 minutes, depending on computer
Data capacity (full loggers): 4 MB (minus 64 KB for shuttle information): enough for 504 readouts of 8K loggers, 63 readouts of 64K loggers, or 7 readouts of 512K loggers
Idle timeout: Shuttle powers down after two minutes of idle time, except when actively communicating with HOBOware or changing logger batteries (10 minutes)
Ports: RJ-12 jack for communicating with smart sensors
mini-B full speed USB port for communicating with host computer
full speed USB port for communicating with U-Series loggers and base stations
high speed serial port for communicating with serial loggers
Shuttle communicates with only one device at a time.
Batteries Main: 2 AA alkaline batteries
Clock backup: 1 CR1225 lithium battery (3 V)
Battery life Main: One year or approximately 50 complete memory fills, typical use
Clock backup: 10 years typical use (with main batteries installed)
Weight: 153 g (5.4 oz)
Dimensions: 11.0 x 6.9 x 2.7 cm (4.35 x 2.70 x 1.05 inches)
Case materials: ABS case with urethane rubber grips, polycarbonate label


Onset® HOBOware software supports all HOBO® data loggers and is available free for download.

Standard Features

  • Simple menus for fast, easy logger setup and readout
  • Point & click for fast setup and readout
  • Scaling to real-world engineering units
  • Presentation-quality graphs
  • Easy export of data files to text or Excel format
  • Free download

Easy Setup

Logger setup and readout is fast and easy with simple, intuitive windows.

Powerful Tools

Graphing and analysis tools allow you to plot, analyze and extract key data with just a few simple clicks.


Presentation Quality Graphs

Easily create high-quality visual presentations of your data.

HOBOware Pro Software

In addition to the free standard HOBOware software, a Pro version is available for purchase. HOBOware Pro features include:

  • Time-saving tools for fast setup & readout
  • Advanced plotting tools for more precise data analysis
  • Access to Data Assistants for post-processing data
  • Ability to create Pie Charts
  • Crop a series to a specific time frame
  • Subset Statistics Tool for details within a time frame
  • 21 CFR Part 11 Compliance
  • Data Shuttle support
  • HOBOnode Manager to support ZW Data Nodes