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    Brix Refractometer for Maple Syrup/Fruit, 0~32% Brix Range

    Brix refractometer for sale online, 2 measurement ranges optional, 0~32%/ 50% for selection. The brix refractometer is widely used in various applications, it can be used for measuring food, fruits, maple syrup, and more. A portable refractometer is easy to operate and maintain.
    SKU: SISCO-BR-SW59
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    $198.99
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    📅 Delivery: 7-12 days
    Overview

     

    Buy a cheap and good quality brix refractometer from SISCO. There are two models on sale, 0~32% and 0~50% that you can make your choice. The brix refractometer is mainly used for measuring fruits, syrup, beer, wine, etc.

    Brix refractometer lcd

    LCD Screen

    • Press and hold the brix refractometer on the key. Quickly derive data without cumbersome measurement steps, and the measurement results are directly displayed.
    • Three data displays on LCD screen. Temperature compensation and automatic calibration are not affected by the environment, and according to the ambient temperature change, automatically eliminate the measurement error.
    Brix refractometer prism

    Refractometer Prisms

    • Precision optical prism display, high uniformity, no crack, good transparency, high dispersion, small temperature coefficient, not affected by humidity.
    • Corrosion-resistant measuring slot to cope with various acidic liquids. Dropping in the test sample, the sample is at least two-thirds of the sample tank. After measurement, clean the sample tank before proceeding to the next measurement.

     

    Applications

    SISCO brix refractometers are often used in food and beverage industry, flavor and fragrance industry. The brix refractometer can measure the brix or concentration or salinity of raw materials or semi-finished products and finished products, or online detection of concentration in the production process. Test samples such as cola, fruit juice, tea drinks and other sugar-sweetened beverages, jam, honey, sugar, syrup and other sugar-sweetened foods, condiments, sauces or soups, soy milk, vegetable protein, etc.

    Brix refractometer for maple syrup

    Maple Syrup

    Brix refractometer for beer

    Beer

    Brix refractometer for wine

     Wine

    Brix refractometer for fruit

    Fruits

    Specs
    Model SISCO-BR-SW592 SISCO-BR-SW593
    Range 0~32%Brix 0~50%Brix
    Temperature Compensation 10℃~40℃
    Ambient Temperature 10℃~40℃
    Full of electricity About 20,000 times
    Resolution 0.1%Brix
    Accuracy ±0.2%Brix/+1℃
    Battery 2x1.2V AA 2100mAh NiMH batteries
    Dimension 120*57*29mm
    Weight 350g

     

    Details

    Brix refractometer details part

    FAQs

    Q1: What is a refractometer?
    A1: A refractometer is a scientific instrument used to measure the refractive index of a substance. The refractive index is a measure of how much the speed of light changes when passing through a substance. Refractometers are commonly used in various industries such as food and beverage, pharmaceutical, chemical, and automotive industries, to name a few.

    Refractometers work by shining a beam of light through a sample and measuring the angle at which the light is bent or refracted as it passes through the substance. This angle is then compared to a known scale or reference chart to determine the refractive index of the substance. Refractometers can be used to measure a variety of substances such as liquids, gases, and solids, and are particularly useful for measuring the concentration of dissolved solids in a liquid sample, such as sugar content in fruit juice or wine.

    Q2: How does a refractometer work?
    A2: A refractometer works by measuring the extent to which a beam of light is refracted, or bent, as it passes through a sample. The amount of refraction depends on the refractive index of the sample, which is a measure of how much the speed of light changes when passing through the substance.

    The basic design of a refractometer typically consists of a light source, a prism, a sample plate or well, and a detector. The prism is made of a material with a known refractive index, such as glass or plastic, and is designed to refract the incoming light beam at a specific angle. The sample is placed on the sample plate or well, and the refracted light passes through the sample before reaching the detector.

    The detector measures the angle of the refracted light and compares it to a known scale or reference chart to determine the refractive index of the sample. This can be done manually by reading the scale or chart, or digitally through a display screen or computer software.

    Different types of refractometers may use different methods for measuring the angle of the refracted light, such as through a handheld device, a benchtop instrument, or an inline sensor. Some refractometers also incorporate temperature compensation to account for the effect of temperature on the refractive index of the sample. Overall, refractometers are versatile instruments that can be used to measure a wide range of samples in various industries, from food and beverage to pharmaceuticals and beyond.

    Q3: Why do you need a refractometer?
    A3:  A refractometer is a valuable tool in many industries and applications because it allows for quick, accurate, and non-destructive measurements of the refractive index of a sample. There are several reasons why you might need a refractometer, including:

    • Measuring dissolved solids: Refractometers are commonly used to measure the concentration of dissolved solids in a liquid sample, such as sugar content in fruit juice or wine. This can be useful in industries such as food and beverage, where the quality and consistency of products depend on accurate measurements of ingredients.
    • Quality control: Refractometers can be used as a quality control tool to ensure that products meet certain specifications or standards. For example, in the pharmaceutical industry, refractometers can be used to check the purity and consistency of drugs.
    • Research and development: Refractometers are often used in research and development to study the physical and chemical properties of substances. They can be used to investigate the refractive index of new materials, determine the composition of unknown substances, and to study the effects of temperature and pressure on the refractive index.
    • Process monitoring: Refractometers can be used as inline sensors to monitor processes and ensure that they are running smoothly. For example, in the chemical industry, refractometers can be used to monitor the concentration of solutions in real time, helping to optimize production processes and reduce waste.

    Tips: How can you ensure accurate brix measurements with a refractometer?

    Before using your refractometer, calibrate it with distilled water by placing a few drops on the prism, closing the cover, and adjusting the calibration screw until the reading is 0.0 Brix. Always ensure the prism surface is clean and dry before use, as residues from previous samples can affect accuracy; use a soft, lint-free cloth for cleaning. Brix readings can be influenced by temperature, so if your refractometer lacks Automatic Temperature Compensation (ATC), make sure to conduct measurements at a consistent temperature, ideally around 20°C (68°F). When measuring maple syrup, allow it to cool to room temperature before taking a reading. For fruit, juice the fruit thoroughly to ensure an accurate sample, and strain the juice if necessary to remove any pulp or seeds. Use enough sample to completely cover the prism but avoid excess, typically a few drops are sufficient, and close the cover plate gently to spread the sample evenly across the prism.

    Warranty

    Thank you for buying industrial test and measurement equipment on SISCO.com, all products sold by SISCO and the partner cover a 12 months warranty, effective from the date of receiving the products.


    What is covered?

    SISCO is responsible for providing free spare parts, and free technical support to assist the customer to repair the defective products until the problem is solved.


    What is not covered?

    • Product purchased from anyone other than a SISCO store or a SISCO authorized reseller.
    • Expendable parts.
    • Routine cleaning or normal cosmetic and mechanical wear.
    • Damage from misuse, abuse or neglect.
    • Damage from use of parts other than SISCO approved.
    • Damage from use outside the product’s usage or storage parameters.
    • Damage from use of parts not sold by SISCO.
    • Damage from modification or incorporation into other products.
    • Damage from repair or replacement of warranted parts by a service provider other than a SISCO authorized service provider.
    • Damage caused by the application environment not meeting the product usage requirements and the failure to perform preventive maintenance.
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    dolly | 6/4/2024 7:37 PM
    Pretty good
    I have no trouble using this to get accurate Brix values for my wine. Small, lightweight, and fast. It works perfectly and is very user-friendly!  And it always delivers the results you can trust.