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HI-96800 Refractometer for Refractive Index and Brix

HI-96800 Refractometer for Refractive Index and Brix

HI-96800 Refractometer for Refractive Index and Brix

HI-96800 Refractometer for Refractive Index and Brix

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2 year manufacturer warranty
£410.10 (exc. VAT) £492.12 (inc. VAT)

The HI-96800 measures the refractive index in aqueous solutions. Readings can also be displayed with sucrose temperature compensation (nD20) or % Brix.

Hanna offers five sugar refractometers to meet the requirements of the food industry. The HI-96800 Refractive Index/Brix, HI-96801 % Brix (sucrose), HI-96802 Fructose, Hi-96803 Glucose, and HI-96804 Invert Sugar digital refractometers are rugged, portable and water-resistant for measurements in the lab or field.

Battery powered – Allows use away from a power source. Batteries are included with all battery operated products.
Water Resistant – Can withstand temporary exposure to water, but should not be submerged or washed under running water.

Frequently Bought Together

Price for all:
£459.30
Buy All 3 for: £436.34

HI-96800 Refractometer for Refractive Index and Brix information

Hanna's extended description

The HI-96800 measures the refractive index to determine the % Brix of sugar in aqueous solutions.

Quick and easy to use it is ideal for analysing the sugar content in a wide range of food products including fruit, energy drinks, puddings, tofu, jams, honey, soups and sauces.


Product uses
  • Fruit growers and importers
  • Fruit juice & drink manufacturers
  • Production of jams, preserves & sauces

  • Key features
  • White, water resistant, casing
  • Easy clean sample well
  • Zero using pure water
  • Battery operated with auto shut-off

  • Main benefits
  • 1.5 second measurement time
  • Direct readout in % volume or freezing point
  • 0.1% resolution with 0.3% accuracy
  • Automatic temperature compensation
  • Clear LCD display

  • Specifications

    Specifications list

    Specifications

    pH Range -2.000 to 20.000 pH
    Range - Sugar Content 1.3300 to 1.5080 nD; 1.3330 to 1.5040 nD; 0.0 to 85% Brix
     Temperature 0.0 to 80.0°C
    Resolution - Sugar Content 0.0001 nD; 0.1% Brix
     Temperature 0.1°C
    Accuracy - Sugar Content ±0.0005 nD; ±0.2% Brix
    Temperature ±0.3°C
    Automatic Temperature Compensation between 10 and 40°C
    Measurement Time Approximately 1.5 seconds
    Minimum Sample Volume 100 µL (to cover prism totally)
    Light Source Yellow LED
    Sample Cell Stainless steel ring and flint glass prism
    Case Material ABS
    Enclosure Rating IP65
    Battery Type / Life (1) 9V / 5000 readings
    Auto-Off After 3 minutes of non-use
    Dimensions 19.2(W) x 10.2(D) x 6.7 (H)cm
    Weight 420g

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