Badger Water Meter

This disc water meter has a split case that has been cut away to reveal gears and chamber. It 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.
Object Name
water meter
date made
ca 1905-ca 1965
Badger Meter Manufacturing Company
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
place made
United States: Wisconsin, Milwaukee
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
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Natural Resources
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
A.A. Hirsch

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