prepayment meter

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prepayment meter

A coin-operated water or gas meter; dispenses a fixed quantity of fluid after the money is inserted.
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Magistrates have already given her a community order for burgling her aunt's home, taking a TV set and coin meter, on the same day as the robbery.
Customers pay for their goods via an in-home coin meter which is emptied by the account managers on a rolling eight-week basis.
Craig Anthony Hughes, 25, of Griffith Street, Maerdy, Ferndale, admitted stealing a 42in flat-screen television worth pounds 1,200 from Family Vision and damaging a coin meter.
Customers are given a coin meter hooked up to their TV.
A CAREER as a telesales and customer service agent at Buy As You View, a coin meter retailer of electrical and household goods, involves dealing with customers on a daily basis to help with enquiries as well as offering the opportunity to purchase additional products for their homes.
Buy As You View is a retailer of electrical goods and home furnishings which customers buy through a coin meter repayment facility in the home.
I can even remember, though distantly, when our electricity in Wolverhampton still ran off a coin meter in the pantry, and the plunge into darkness, followed by the night prowl and the sprained ankle, were an almost daily occurrence.
So, from their small shop in Mount Vernon, the Garfunkels worked out the mechanics of attaching a coin meter to washing machines, and enabling them to vend a full wash cycle.
Buy As You View is one of the UK's leading coin meter retailers of electrical and household goods.
South Wales Fire and Rescue Service announced last summer it wanted to sell Lanelay Hall and buy the premises formerly owned by coin meter retailer company Buy As You Viewjusta couple of miles away on the Ynysmaerdy Industrial Estate by the Royal Glamorgan Hospital in Llantrisant.
Customers, over a three-year period, pay the cost of the goods by inserting an agreed number of pounds 1 coins a week into a coin meter attached to their televisions - with collections taking place every two months.
Greenwald Industries designs and manufactures coin meter systems used primarily in the commercial laundry appliance industry and, through its interest in Greenwald Intellicard, manufactures and sells smart card readers, value transfer stations, card management software and machine interface boards to the commercial laundry appliance industry as well as for the parking and access control industries.