METERING DATA TRANSCEIVER (MDT)
The Tehama Wireless MDT records data from various meter types and transmits the data via radio towards the DCAP. It is compatible with most utility meters used for submetering and sends the meter reading data every hour.
The standard unit is powered by two AA batteries providing a five year battery life under normal conditions. An optional line powered variations are also available for most models.
Enhanced features and input options beyond simple pulse counting can be ordered from Tehama Wireless to allow collection and transmission of additional information relevant to submetering in the multifamily housing market. These include:
- Time of Use (ToU) interval data with on-board memory and time-stamping at 15 minute or five minute intervals.
- 2nd Pulse input
- Neptune encoded meter input
- Temperature measurement (one-board or with external probe)
- 24VAC Runtime timer/counter