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.
Object Name
water meter
date made
ca 1929
maker
Badger Meter Manufacturing Company
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 3/4 in x 7 1/2 in; 19.685 cm x 19.05 cm
place made
United States: Wisconsin, Milwaukee
ID Number
PH*325806
accession number
245003
catalog number
325806
subject
Water Meters
Measuring & Mapping
Natural Resources
Water
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Medicine and Science: Physical Sciences
Water Meters
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
A.A. Hirsch

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