Badger A-SOT Water Meter

This disc water meter was made by the Badger Meter Manufacturing Company in Milwaukee, Wisc. It fits a ⅝” pipe, and has a capacity of 26 gallons per minute. It has a frost-proof bottom, and could be used with corrosive waters. There is no serial number. A-SOT refers to sealed oil gear train.
Object Name
water meter
date made
ca 1904-ca 1960
Badger Meter Manufacturing Company
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
cast iron (overall material)
overall: 7 3/4 in x 9 7/8 in; 19.685 cm x 25.0825 cm
place made
United States: Wisconsin, Milwaukee
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Water Meters
Measuring & Mapping
Natural Resources
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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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