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Spider AMR - Wired is Halytech's Wired Automatic Meter Reading base station with built-in telemetry.

The Spider AMR - Wired can:

  • monitor up to 320 electricity, water and gas meters
  • integrate with pulse and smart meters
  • connect to 10 Halytech RIM units
  • log (record) data
  • send data via e-mail or FTP to users, servers and web sites
  • communicate via integrated LAN/GSM/NextG
  • link to SCADA and BMS systems

The Spider AMR - Wired is designed for long term utility meter monitoring. It interfaces with a wide range of water, electricity and gas meters via Halytech Remote Input Module (RIM) and Modbus. It automatically collects data from all connected meters and sends it to users, server and web sites. Housed in an outdoor enclosure, the complete system includes a Spider device, a power supply a backup battery and all cables.

Once installed the Spider will log data and automatically send reports via e-mail or FTP. 


Easy to use - Simple familiar web browser interface

Easy to install

  • Packaged in IP-67 enclosure for indoor or outdoor use
  • Internal mains battery charger and battery
  • Integrated mounting brackets

No special software

  • setup and download using browser
  • reports sent straight to your PC or server
  • text/csv reports open in Excel
  • receive reports via email or FTP

No licenses, royalties or service agreement

Large internal memory – local backup of data

Expandable - can log more than 320 channels 

  • Halytech Remote Input Module (RIM) 
  • Modbus over Ethernet or RS-485

 Local Display - view meter readings and system information without PC



Dimensions: (approx) 300 (W) x 400 (H) x 200 (D) mm

Weight: (approx) 12 Kg

Enclosure: ABS rated IP - 67 with integrated mounting

Operating temperature: -5 to +50 degrees Celsius


Capacity: approximately 25,000 records

Storage memory: Battery backed RAM

Time resolution: 1 second

Download format: CSV file


12 V 7.2 SLA battery

Battery Charger

Built in SLA battery management system

Source: mains charger 


Factory backup 12 months parts and labour guarantee



Number of inputs:

  • 320 Wired and Modbus channels
  • 8 multi-type inputs
  • 3 system inputs

Multi-type: Digital, analogue, counter, event (individually user definable)

Digital Inputs: Type 0 -12V DC Voltage or voltage-free switch contact

Analogue Inputs: Resolution 12 bits

  • 4 - 20 mA, common ground
  • 0 - 1V, common ground
  • 0 - 2.5V, common ground
  • 0 - 5V, common ground
  • 0 - 10V, common ground

Counter / Event Inputs:

  • Maximum pulse rate 10 Hz
  • Range 0 - 99,999

System Inputs:

  • Type System temperature
  • Battery voltage
  • Charger status


Number of outputs: 8

  • Latching Relay Contacts
  • 1A 30V DC resistive



Number of alarms: 16

Type: SMS + e-mail

Trigger: User definable input and trigger point

SMS / e-mail  message: 1 per alarm, user definable

Number of phone numbers: 3 per alarm, user definable

Number of e-mail addresses: 2 per alarm, user definable 

Local Display

2 line 16 character back lit LCD

Push-button sequencer

Displays system status and all inputs 

Communication Interfaces

Ethernet 10 base-T RJ-45

Cellular phone module: Built-in GSM or NextG

Antenna: external

Internet connectivity: GPRS or 3G (modem type and network dependent)

RS 232 Serial Interface

RS 485 Multi-drop, Multi-point Serial Interface


Remote Input Module (RS-485 expansion module)


March 2017

In response to customer requests, Halytech has implemented the Distributed Network Protocol (DNP3) for its microSpider2 and hydrospider2 data loggers, making it easy to fully integrate the loggers into centralised SCADA systems.

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