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Old 04-04-2016, 11:29 AM   #1
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(FOUND) Inexpensive inline water meter

I thought others might find this useful

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Old 04-04-2016, 11:33 AM   #2
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NICE....I don't need one now, but great to know they exist...and fairly cheap.



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Old 04-04-2016, 11:38 AM   #3
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I've seen many various water meters over the years....that is a nice compact one.
Good find!

Amazing what can be done now a days.

Never could figure out a real need for one though.
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Old 04-04-2016, 12:04 PM   #4
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Thanks for the tip!
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Old 04-05-2016, 05:39 AM   #5
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Just don't see why you would want one. Good price though.
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Interesting, here it is for less and ships prime.

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Old 04-05-2016, 12:49 PM   #7
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Cool find.

Do I need one? Nope.

Am I gonna get one? You bet. It is the toy factor !
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I guess I could use it to make certain I wasn't overfilling my black tank while cleaning it. Other than that I can't think of a single real use the thing.

I gotta agree with the "cool toy" comment though.
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Old 04-06-2016, 07:46 AM   #9
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You use them for measuring water volume for irrigation.

How much water different sprinklers use to determine volume and coverage.
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good to know there is such a thing out there... if it were a pressure meter, i would grab one in a heart beat
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I have two of these. One for filling my black tank. Its great when you know you need 10 or 20 gal to top off before dumping. I also have one hooked to my deionized water tanks. Gives me an idea of how much I get out of each resin change.

I think I got them on Amazon for $13 each.
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That same store seems to have some good prices on LED bulbs, and shows to be in Garland, TX? Not too far from me.
Thanks for the link.
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Just ordered one. Never knew they existed.

Due to our drought we have to cut back 36% on water usage and this will help me measure water flow when watering plants, shrubs, etc.

I don't carry much fresh water in the RV so it will help me measure how much I put in.

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I use one like that on the outlet side of the pump.
That way I know when to go get more water to fill the tank.

Then I forget to reset it, so it don't help.

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