Metering for Linemen and Technicians
Basic metering information including metering diagrams, etc...
Retirement Plaques, Antique Meter Lamps, etc...
The Arcman Corporation, a small Pennsylvania firm, is marking its 35th year as the world’s only business dedicated to the preservation and marketing of antique electric house meters as old-technology artifacts. Its product line incorporates brass-trimmed meters nearly a century old, restored and crafted into a series of executive desk and table lamps. When switched on, the animated meters record the lamp bulbs’ energy use.
For more information on the History of Watthour Meters, please visit David Dahle's watthour metering web site. To help identify the year of manufacture of an antique watthour meter, please use the link above to download a serial number listing for the 4 major manufacturers. Serial number list provided courtesy of Underground Overhead Metering School and the Heartland Metermans Association.