Badger SC-IOT Water Meter

Description
This is disc water meter was made by the Badger Meter Manufacturing Company in Milwaukee, Wisc. It fits a ⅝” pipe, has a capacity of 26 gallons per minute, and was designed for use with corrosive waters. SC-IOT refers to a split case, interchangeable oil gear train. The serial number (2,636,483) dates from 1946.
Object Name
water meter
date made
ca 1946
maker
Badger Meter Manufacturing Company
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 3/4 in x 10 in; 19.685 cm x 25.4 cm
place made
United States: Wisconsin, Milwaukee
ID Number
PH*325804
accession number
245003
catalog number
325804
subject
Water
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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