Badger Multijet Water Meter

This turbine water meter was made by the Badger Meter Manufacturing Company in Milwaukee, Wisc. The serial number (1,329,421) dates from 1936. It fits ⅝” or ¾” pipes, and has a capacity of 17.5 gallons per minute.
Object Name
water meter
date made
ca 1936
Badger Meter Manufacturing Company
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
overall: 4 5/8 in x 12 1/2 in; 11.7475 cm x 31.75 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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