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Can an ION meter time synch (sync) downstream serial devices?

Issue:
Time synchronization (sync) is needed for downstream serial devices of an ION meter that is acting as a gateway
 
Product Line:
ION meters
 
Environment:
Time synchronization (sync)

Resolution:

ION meters cannot generate time synch packets for downstream devices.
ION meters are time synched via software (ION Setup/ION Enterprise) or by satellite. The details depend on the meter type, model number, protocol etc. The following technote describes various ways to time synch ION meters:

 

 
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