Badger SC-SOT Water Meter

Description
This disc water meter was made by the Badger Meter Manufacturing Company in Milwaukee, Wisc. SC-SOT stands for split case, sealed oil gear train.The split case could be used in warmer climates where there was no danger of freezing. It fits a ⅝” pipe, has a capacity of 26 gallons per minute, and was designed for use with corrosive waters. The serial number (828,438) dates from 1929.
date made
ca 1929
maker
Badger Meter Manufacturing Company
place made
United States: Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 3/4 in x 7 1/2 in; 19.685 cm x 19.05 cm
ID Number
PH.325806
accession number
245003
catalog number
325806
Credit Line
A.A. Hirsch
subject
Water
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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