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McCrometer Saddle Flow Meters

Standard Mechanical Register

Optional Electronic Register

Easy-to-read register features instantaneous flowrate indicator and totalizer as standard.
An optional electronic register is also available.

Saddle Flow Meters
NI Part # Description
78052 Flow Meter w/ 4" Saddle
78053 Flow Meter w/ 5" Saddle
78040 Flow Meter w/ 6" Saddle
78038 Flow Meter w/ 8" Saddle
78047 Flow Meter w/ 10" Saddle
78051 Flow Meter w/ 12" Saddle
170137 Over-Run Bearing Option (for higher than normal flowrates)

Note: Please specify pipe I.D. and O.D. when ordering to ensure correct calibration.

The over-run bearing assembly option
increases the high flowrate range of the meter by 50%.

. Center pivot systems.
. Sprinkler irrigations systems.
. Drip irrigations systems.
. Golf course and park water management.
. Gravity turnouts from underground pipelines.
. Commercial nurseries.
. Water and wastewater management.

Features and Benefits
. Fabricated stainless steel saddle.
. Impellers manufactured of high-impact plastic.
- Capable of retaining their shape and accuracy over the life of the meter.
. Reliable impeller shaft.
- Supported by factory lubricated, stainless steel bearings.
- Shielded bearing design limits the entry of materials and fluids into the bearing chamber providing maximum bearing protection.
. Instantaneous flowrate indicator and six-digit straight-reading totalizer are standard.
- Available in gallons per minute, cubic feet per second, liters per second, and other units.
- Housing includes a domed acrylic lens and hinged lens cover with locking hasp.

NOTE: Stainless steel repair clamps are ideal when you want to move a saddle meter from one location to another. See the listings of pipe repair clamps.

Specification 4" 6" 8" 10" 12" 14" 16"
Meter and Nominal Pipe Size 4" 6" 8" 10" 12" 14" 16"
Maximum Flow (U.S. gpm) 600 1,200 1,500 1,800 2,500 3,000 4,000
Minimum Flow (U.S. gpm) 50 90 100 125 150 250 275
Approx. Head Loss in Inches at Max. Flow 23.00 17.00 6.75 3.75 2.75 2.00 1.75
Approx. Shipping Weight (lbs.) 18 22 26 30 34 38 44
Over-Run Maximum Flow (U.S. gpm) 900 1,800 2,250 2,700 3,750 4,500 6,000

Other sizes and styles of flow meters are available. Contact us for details.





Stainless Steel Repair Clamps
Aid for moving saddle meter.