Hostess presented plumbing new water meter. What for?

  • Dec 28, 2019

Finish work on the replacement of water meters, I always ask what they will do with the old water meter. If you throw something, I take away from them, and what plumbers do with meters with expired calibration I described here.

B / have water meters.
B / have water meters.

At this time, the landlady gave the old counters and gave absolutely bargain new metering device.

new water meter
new water meter

On the question of why she did not give me I changed when the counter, she said: "We bought it three years ago and did not reach the hands of his set. After 3 years, it is necessary to change again. I'd rather fresh installed on 6 years. "

It turns out that if you buy in store counters they start "spoils"Like food. If you install a new device, released in 2013, then starting from 2019 it will not be sealed with supervisors and, referring to the date of verification in the passport.

Water meter in 2016.
Water meter in 2016.

Therefore, buying water meters, immediately try to install them. And always look at the date of issue of the counter. Unscrupulous sellers in shops can vtyuhat overdue metering devices, especially pensioners.

Here is a "podlyanka" with water meters. What do you think about it. And what to do with small presents?