This device is attached to your sprinkler water line before the watering stations themselves. If rachio doesn t use smoothing in the design i think that would be a beneficial addition because even after changing my settings i get alerts on almost all zones every day.
I would have to set the sensitivity bars so wide to prevent alerts 50 or 150 of flow that it defeats the purpose of having this meter in the first place.
Rachio flow meter. Select the rachio wireless flow meter and tap calibrate flow meter. Is the flow meter having trouble communicating with your rachio 3 controller. Rachio said they discontinued the wireless flow meter because that there are so many different types of irrigation systems and installations that too many people were having issues with the flow meters not working properly because of the many different types of installations.
With the flow meter installed the rachio app displays water usage by in gallons. Rachio 3 and flow meter. Tom konor august 19 2018.
I turned on my sprinkler system for the first time this year and was greeted with a stream of water spraying out of the rachio flow meter that i installed la. To enable real time leak detection you must calibrate the rachio wireless flow meter. Rachio smart sprinkler controller.
4 7 out of 5 stars 4 639. Rachio 3 smart sprinkler controller 8 zone 3rd generation alexa and apple homekit compatible with hyperlocal weather intelligence plus and rain freeze and wind skip. The wireless flow meter is a completely new product and it only works with the rachio gen3.
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In day to day use counting gallons is all that the flow meter does unless there s a problem. To troubleshoot make sure that your rachio 3 controller is online and out of standby mode by noting the controller status in the top left corner of the home screen. Ads by amazon all.
Using some scientific wizardry it monitors the flow of water to your watering stations. Power cycle the flow meter by removing a single battery with a flathead screwdriver and putting it back in. In the app s more tab select controller settings then accessories.
Rachio 3 wifi smart lawn sprinkler controller review. Follow the app instructions to calibrate.