Rachio 3 + water flow meter, 240v required-unusual!


#1

The web site does NOT specify 240v vs. 120v.

A Customer Rep responded 240v and 24 v output.

That is quite unusual for a sprinkler controller.

Why is 240v used here? It is expensive to bring that service to where the unit will be mounted.

Located in Miami Beach, Fl.


#2

@tweiss4208 Where are you seeing that requirement? We require a standard 120V.

:cheers:


#3

@tweis4208 - what @Franz said. Here’s the proof:

Power Requirements

The Rachio controller must be connected to the AC power adapter included. DC Transformers are not supported.

Power Supply: External Transformer
(6-ft cord - 2.5mm x 5.5mm Female barrel plug)
Transformer input: 120 VAC ~60Hz 300mA
Transformer output: 24 VAC 1000mA

Zone output (24 VAC): Compatible with 24VAC Solenoids

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