The SmartBob-TS1 is an economical and compact inventory tracking system designed to measure solids, powders, liquids, or slurries in smaller bins, tanks, and silos. The compact design can be mounted on angled or flat roofs and can be used in vessels up to 60 feet tall. Accessories include a variety of mounting flanges to accommodate from 0° to 40° roof angles, pipe extensions to provide cable protection, a selection of probes suitable for a variety of materials, and a gearbox motor heater for when operating temperatures fall below 32°F. This versatile measuring device can be used in conjunction with Binventory software, the SmartBob control console, and the MUCM communication module. It can be utilized in hardwired applications or with a wireless data transmitter.