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Absolute Digital Encoder (ADE®)

The ADE utilizes non-contact state-of-the-art light emitting diode (LED) technology to provide a four, five or full six-digit reading, while at the same time eliminating friction and wear of traditional mechanical encoders.


  • Frictionless, non-contact wheel position encoding
  • Uses industry standard ASCII communication protocol and proven light emitting diode (LED) technology
  • Terminal-screw version available for ease of indoor installation
  • No programming or setting adjustments during installation or wire repair
  • Built to withstand harsh environments, including flooded pits through unique adhesive sealing technology
  • Compatible with all Badger Meter reading systems offered as well as other approved technologies


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