The SITRANS FM MAG 8000 program of battery-operated water meters gives you the flexibility to install a reliable water flow meter virtually anywhere without sacrificing accuracy or performance.  

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The SITRANS FM MAG 8000 program features a basic version for general water applications or an advanced version for more advanced functionality and information.


An optional built-in 3G/UMTS Wireless Communication Module allows for remote reading of comprehensive measurement data via a variety of protocols, e.g. SMS, SMTP(S) or FTP(S).  


The flowmeter can be combined with the energy calculator SITRANS FUE 950.



Battery-powered, reliable and cost efficient.

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  • Flexible installation - IP68 (NEMA 6P) compliance allows installation in soil or underwater 

  • Low pressure loss and excellent leak detection 

  • Optimized lining allows good metering performance with low flow
  • No maintenance - no moving parts and battery life of up to 15 years
  • Maximum freedom in installations with low inlet and outlet distances

  • Approved for MID-001 without defined length of inlet and outlet 

  • Remote access possible - running flow data through optional wireless 3G / UMTS communication module


Nominal size
From DN 25 to DN 1200 (1" to 48") 
From DN 50 to DN 300 (1" to 12") (SITRANS F M MAG 8000 CT)
0.2% ± 2mm/s and 0.4% ± 2mm/s
Input / output
2 passive outputs
IrDA: Standard integrated infrared communication interface with MODBUS RTU protocol
Power supply
Internal or external battery pack 
12-24 V AC/DC and 115-230 V AC
Operating pressure
Max. 40 bar (Max. 580 psi)
Ambient temperature
From -20 to 60 °C (-4 to 140 °F)
Medium temperature
From 0 to 70 °C (32 to 158 °F) 
From 0.1 to 50 °C (32 to 122 °F) (SITRANS F M MAG 8000 CT)
Hastelloy C 276
IP68 (NEMA 6P)
Transmitter: Stainless steel top housing (AISI 316) and coated brass bottom. 
Sensor: Carbon steel
WRAS, KTW, DVGW 270, ACS, Belgaqua, NSF/ANSI Standard 61, 
MID (EU), OIML R49, MCERTS Sira Certificate No. MC080137/00 
NMI 10

Application Examples: specially engineered for stand-alone water applications such as abstraction, distribution network, revenue metering and irrigation. 

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Monitoring your processes with accurate electromagnetic flow measurement leads to higher transparency, improved productivity - and a better bottom line. To optimize every operation, Siemens offers a comprehensive selection of electromagnetic flow sensors, transmitters and complete flow systems.

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