Gas Metering (Rocket)

Remote meter reading of gas consumption using advanced battery- and cellular technology



The multi-talent for automated wireless meter reading, using battery and cellular technology. The Rocket gets shipped fully equipped with an integrated self-test functionality, triggered by a button. Also inside: an internal, self-adjusting real-time clock.

Internal self-monitoring functionality for GSM signal level, battery voltage and reset counter.

WIKON makes fill level monitoring very easy and efficient
  • no wiring required: direct connection to the metering device, resulting in low installation cost
  • plug 'n play: high installation safety
  • battery-powered: more than 6 years of battery lifetime with weekly transmission interval
  • no parameterization on-site required: automatic configuration
  • complete solution: web-based Datacenter interfacing with billing systems
  • also available: solutions for volume converters with transmission of data logger values and time synchronization
  • test functionality (test button)
  • internal, self-adjusting real-time clock
  • internal self-monitoring functionality (reception levels, voltage, reset counter)
Technical Data
Functionalityremote read-out of gas meters
Mountingwall or meter mounted


-20°C to +50°C

operating Voltagelithium battery 3,6V
power consumptionstandby: ca. 0,04mA; active: ca. 30 mA; transmission: max. 250mA
MODEMintegrierted quadband GSM-modem
Protection classmax. IP 66
CasingABS-casing or polyester box (meter specific)
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