1. Gas digital metric meter

  1. This is a gas metric meter, which has five numbers. To take a reading, just write down these numbers from left to right.
  2. Always include zeros at the start, but ignore anything that comes after the decimal point. So, this one reads: 17649.
Digital gas meter displaying the reading 17649

2. Gas imperial meter

  1. This is a gas imperial meter, which has four numbers. To take a reading, just write down these numbers from left to right.
  2. Always include the zeros at the start, but ignore the red numbers. You can ignore the dial on the right as well. So, this one reads: 8187.

Imperial gas meter dispalying the reading 8187

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