Re: Watt Meter for Hard-Wired Well Pumps
I have seen folks use standard residential electrical utility meters hardwired into solar electric system just for an analog, total watts consumed inverter reading. i'm guessing you might be able to use one in line before your pump to measure it's consumption...can anyone else confirm my guess? i've seen them sell for much less than battery meters. try ebay or electric surplus outlets. i'll take a look and post a link if i find one.
Here's a link to some meters;
I'm not sure...is it ok to post a link like this?
Last edited by James; June 10th, 2010 at 11:12 PDT.
System: 2kw Kyocera KC130's, OutbackMX60 controller, SW4024, Trimetric metering, 24 volt Hawker Powersafe AGM
Backup: 1-ProSine 2.0, grid charged 12 volt GNB AGM battery, 15kw Diesel Genset