Meters Approved for Use in Breweries
Brewers and others concerned:
1. The purpose of this industry circular is to advise
brewers and others concerned of the approval by the National
Office of a new type of meter for use in measuring beer in
2. Approved meters currently in use for measuring beer
in breweries are the Figure 786 Xacto Meter manufactured by
Bowser, Inc., Fort Wayne, Indiana, and the Pittsburgh Beer
Meter manufactured by the Pittsburgh Equitable Meter Division,
Rockwell Manufacturing Company, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
The authority for the use of these meters is continued.
3. The new type of meter which has been tested and
approved by the National Office for use by brewers is the
Figure 486 Xacto Meter manufactured by Bowser, Inc.
4. Inquiries relative to this industry circular should
refer to its identification number and be addressed to the
office of your assistant regional commissioner (alcohol and
Dwight E. Avis
Director, Alcohol and Tobacco Tax Division