Instructions for setting up the IR Meter Reader Air
The Loxone IR Meter Reader Air allows for direct reading of electronic meters with an infrared interface.
This information is then relayed using Loxone Air Technology.
- Power supply: via Micro USB or directly with 14-24 VDC
- Frequency: 868 MHz (SRD band Europe)
- Power Consumption: 90mW at 5V DC
- Operating temperature: 0…+55°C
- Convenient mounting by magnet
The measured values are transmitted periodically every 5 minutes, provided they have changed and additionally when the value changes by more than 5% (max. every 10 seconds).
SETUP IN LOXONE CONFIG
INSTALLING AND CONNECTING THE IR METER READER AIR
The IR Meter Reader can be powered by Micro USB or directly with 14 and 24V DC. Once powered, the IR Meter Reader Air can be mounted to the electricity meter using the magnet. In order to ensure a stable connection, the device should be mounted in such a way that the text on the housing is the right way around and the USB plug is at the bottom.
LEARNING IN AIR DEVICE
In order for the IR Meter Reader Air to be learnt in, the learning mode must be activated.
After powering on the IR Meter Reader Air, learning mode is automatically started and remains in this state until:
The IR Meter Reader Air has been successfully connected to the Miniserver
10 minutes has gone by without connecting to the Miniserver
ENTER THE AES KEY (ONLY WITH AMIS METERS)
In order to receive data from the meter, you must enter the unique AES key in the IR Meter Reader Air properties. Your unique AES key can be requested here.