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How can I read my digital meter?

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‎13-02-2018 01:37 PM

All meters have a display or information button (clear or grey in colour) which lets you scroll through its different registers. What you’ll see will all depend on the type of meter you have.

 

The following information relates to Active Steam Meters, you'll see it labelled with an Active Stream logo, affixed on the terminal cover. 


If you live in New South Wales, Queensland or South Australia, you’ll have one of the meters pictured below installed. Have a look to see which one is yours.


Meter type: ‘Mk10D’ – Three phase, one element:

 

MK10D.png

 

The table below shows meters register, LCD Label and Description. 

 

Register LCD Description
F03D 01 Standard Current Date and Time
1E00 03 Excess energy consumed by customer
IE10 13 Excess energy exported by customer

 

 

 

Meter type ‘MK7C’ – One phase, one element:

 

MK7C.png

 

LCD Description
01 Standard Current Date and Time
03 Excess energy consumed by customer
13 Excess energy exported by customer

 

 

 

Meter type ‘MK7A2’ – One phase, two element:

 

MK7A2.png

 

LCD Description As Per Configuration
01* Standard Current Date and Time
03* Excess energy consumed by customer
13* Excess energy exported by solar system
07* Total energy consumed by customer’s hot water
43 This register should record zero
53 Total Excess energy consumed by customer
63 Total Excess energy exported by solar system

 

*Some of the older meters will only have 4 LCD displays (01, 03, 07 and 13)

 

PFIT Solar Configuration

 

LCD Description As Per Configuration
01 Standard Current Date and Time
03 Excess energy consumed by customer's load
13 This register should record zero for PFIT meters
07 Total energy consumed by solar system
43 Total energy produced by customer solar system
53 Total Excess energy consumed by customer
63 Total Excess energy exported by solar system

 

* Lasdt updated 13th Feb 2018.

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