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MA871

Digital Brix Refractometer

3 in stock (can be backordered)

$ 289.91 Ex. GST

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The MA871 is an optical instrument that employs the measurement of refractive index to determine the % Brix of sugar in aqueous solutions. The method is both simple and quick.
Samples are measured after a simple user calibration with deionized or distilled water.
Within seconds the instrument measures the refractive index of the sample and converts it to % Brix concentration units.

The MA871 digital refractometer eliminates the uncertainity associated with mechanical refractometers and is easily portable for measurements in the field.

The measurement technique and temperature compensation employ methodology recommended in the ICUMSA Methods Book (Internationally recognized body for Sugar Analysis).
Temperature (in °C or °F) is displayed simultaneously with the measurement on the large dual level display along with icons for Low Power and other helpful message codes.

Key features include:

  • Dual-level LCD
  • Easy setup and storage
  • Battery operation with Low Power indicator (BEPS)
  • Automatically turns off after 3 minutes of non-use.

 

ORDERING INFORMATION
MA871 BRIX refractometer is supplied with:
• 9 V battery;
• Instruction manual.
  • Range: 0 to 85% Brix 0 to 80°C / 32 to 175°F
  • Resolution: 0.1% Brix 0.1°C / 0.1°F
  • Accuracy: ±0.2% Brix ±0.3°C / ±0.5°F
  • Light Source: Yellow LED
  • Measurement Time: Approximately 1.5 seconds
  • Minimum Sample: Volume 100 µL or 2 metrics drops (cover prism totally)
  • Sample Cell: Stainless steel ring and flint glass prism
  • Temperature Compensation: Automatic between 10 and 40°C / 50 to 104°F
  • Enclosure rating: IP65
  • Case Material: ABS
  • Battery Type: 1 x 9V AA (included)
  • Battery Life: 5000 hours reading with auto-shut off after 3 minutes of non-use
  • Dimensions Meter: 7.6 x 4. 0 x 2.64 inches (192 x 102 x 67 mm)
  • Weight Meter: .93 lbs. (0.42 kg)
  • Dimensions Package: 11 x 6.8 x 4.60 inches (268 x 172 x 118 mm)
  • Weight Packaged: 1.46 lbs. (0.66 kg)

Brochure

Instruction Manual