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Refractometer - Clinical - IC300005

This Clinical Refractometer measures urine specific gravity, or gives the refractive index in seconds. Comes with a hard carrying case and calibration tool.

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Sugar Refractometer 0 ~ 32% - IC300001

Use this refractometer to test the sugar content of fruit, fruit juices, wine, milk, soft drinks and yeast cultures.

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Pocket Digital Refractometer, Brix, 0-95% - IC-300053

The 300053 is a lightweight, compact pocket refractometer that measures Brix concentrations between 0 to 95%. Can measure samples as small as 1 ml.

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Waterproof Refractometer (Brix, 0 to 95%) - IC-300058

The 300058 is designed to measure aqueous samples, with Brix concentrations between 0 to 95%. Also includes measuring the refractive index, temperature, as well the dextran, fructose, glucose, lactose, and maltose scales. Appropriate for applications that involves samples of wine, sugar, carbonated beverages and fruit juices. Can measure samples as small as 1 ml.

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Sugar Refractometer 0 ~ 32% w/ATC - IC300010

Covers all of the substances of the Sugar - Brix Refractometer 0-32% plus this refractometer features Automatic Temperature Compensation (ATC), which makes manual temperature corrections unnecessary.

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HI96801, Digital Refractometer for Sugar Analysis, Sucrose

Ideal for the analysis of fruits, energy drinks, puddings, soy milk juices, jam, marmalade, honey, soups, jelly, tofu and condiments

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HI96813, Digital Refractometer for Measurement of Sugar in Wine, %Brix and %V V
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Sugar Refractometer 0 ~ 80% - IC300003

Covers all of the substances of the Sugar - Brix Refractometer 0-32% and Sugar Refractometer 28-62%, as well as very high sugar content products such as jam, marmalade and syrup.

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Battery Coolant Refractometer - IC300014

Measures the freezing point of automotive coolants in their current concentration as well as battery charge. Both ethylene glycol and propylene glycol antifreezes can be measured, on separate scales.

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Digital Refractometer - Honey - Brix, 40-95% - IC-300050

The 300050 is designed to measure Be' (28 to 48), Water (10 to 45%) and Brix (40 to 95%), making it an appropriate instrument when testing honey. Can measure samples as small as 1 ml.

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Pocket Digital Refractometer, Brix, 0-65% - IC-300051

The 300051 is a lightweight, compact pocket refractometer that measures Brix concentrations between 0 to 65%. Can measure samples as small as 1 ml.

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Pocket Digital Refractometer, Brix, 40-95% - IC-300052

The 300052 is a lightweight, compact pocket refractometer that measures Brix concentrations between 40 to 95%. Can measure samples as small as 1 ml.

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HI96811, Digital Refractometer for Measurement of Sugar in Wine, % of Brix
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Digital Hand-held Pocket Refractometer - IC-PAL-Alpha

The PAL-Alpha is a special model with a wide brix range (0-85%) offered at a very reasonable price. PAL-? is useful for measuring most kinds of samples as well as samples that are in the cooking process. Designed with a water resistant feature, the PAL-Alpha can also be washed under running water.

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Urine Specific Gravity Digital Refractometer - IC-PEN-Urine S.G.

The Digital Hand-Held Urine Specific Gravity "Pen" Refractometer PEN-URINE S.G. utilizes the refractive index method to measure the specific gravity of urine.

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Digital Brix Refractometer - IC-DBR-1

DBR-1 Digital Brix Refractometer used to measure concentration of total sugars in a solution as a percentage. This is widely used in the food and beverage industry for product manufacturing quality control. It is also used in other industries for determination of fruit and produce quality, colostrum quality and concentration of detergents and cutting fluids.

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Digital Hand-held Pocket Coffee Refractometer - IC-PAL-Coffee

The PAL-COFFEE's high resolution of 0.01% allows it to determine the subtle difference in the concentration of coffee and espresso. Stable readings are possible even with high-temperature, fresh brew due to the continuous measurement feature. Watch the unit take multiple measurements, and read once the measurements stabilize.

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Digital Hand-held Pocket Hydrogen peroxide Refractometer - IC-PAL-39S

The PAL-39S is simple to use, allowing anyone to measure Hydrogen peroxide (0 to 50%) and temperature (10-35 Celsius). IP65 protected, the PAL-? can be washed under running water and is protected against dust.

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Digital Hand-held Pocket Propylene glycol Refractometer - IC-PAL-88s

The PAL-88s measures the concentration (0.0 to 90.0% (V/V)) and freezing point (0 to -50?) of Propylene Glycol in Celsius. Easy to use, convenient, and has IP65 protection class, protecting the instrument against dust and allows it to be used in running water.

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Digital Hand-held Pocket Propylene glycol Refractometer - IC-PAL-89s

The PAL-89s measures the concentration (0.0 to 90.0% (V/V)) and freezing point (32 to -60?) of Propylene Glycol in Fahrenheit. Easy to use, convenient, and has IP65 protection class, protecting the instrument against dust and allows it to be used in running water.

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Digital Hand-held Pocket Refractometer - IC-PAL-1

The PAL-1 has a wide measurement range (Brix 0.0 to 53.0%) that works perfectly in measuring almost any fruit juice, food, or drink, such as soup, sauce, ketchup, tomato sauce, low-sugar jam, or marmalade.

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Digital Hand-held Pocket Refractometer - IC-PAL-11S

The PAL-11S is simple to operate, allowing anyone to take precise and accurate blood serum protein measurements quickly and easily. It requires only a small amount of sample and measurement time is just 3 seconds. Its waterproof design allows the unit to be fully rinsed under running water, making clean-up after measurements a breeze.

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Digital Hand-held Pocket Refractometer - IC-PAL-1-BLT/A-W

The PAL-1 BLT/A-W is both a refractometer and datalogger that wirelessly transmits timestamp and Brix data to PC, Android smartphones and tablets, users via bluetooth through the free app (ATAGO Logger) for android.

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Digital Hand-held Pocket Refractometer - IC-PAL-1-BLT/I

The PAL-1 BLT/I is both a refractometer and datalogger that wirelessly transmits timestamp and Brix data to iPhone users via bluetooth through the free app (ATAGO Logger) for iPhones.

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Digital Hand-held Pocket Refractometer - IC-PAL-2

The PAL-2's wide measurement range (Brix 45.0 - 93.0%) allows it to measure various high concentration samples such as jam, marmalade, jelly, honey and concentrated juice.The International Protection class of PAL-2 is IP65, so it can clean thick samples under running water.

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Digital Hand-held Pocket Refractometer - IC-PAL-3

The PAL-3 is designed with a full Range (Brix 0.0 to 93.0%), the PAL-3 works perfectly for measuring almost any sample. The Full Range PAL-3 has the same great features as the PAL-1 and PAL-2.

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Digital Hand-held Pocket Refractometer - IC-PAL-BX/RI

The PAL-BX/RI has dual scales of Brix full range : Brix 0.0 to 93.0%, high measurement accuracy : Brix 0.1% and Refractive Index (resolution 0.0001). RI and measurement temperature will continuously scroll across the display. The PAL-BX/RI works perfectly for measuring almost any sample.

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Digital Hand-held Pocket Refractometer - IC-PAL-RI

The PAL-RI runs a continuous measurement of the Refractive Index (resolution 0.0001) and temperature ?once a sample is placed on the prism. These measurements will be displayed continuously like an electric newsboard. It is also equipped with all the features of the PAL series.

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Digital Hand-held Pocket Urine Refractometer - IC-PAL-10S

The PAL-10S is a digital hand-held compact refractometer to measure urine S.G. To operate it, simply place a drop of urine on the prism top and press the "Start"key. Then, the urine S.G. value will be displayed on the LCD instantly.

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Digital Hand-held Pocket Wine Refractometer - IC-PAL-84s

The PAL-84s wine series are light and compact and has a wide measuring range (0-21 Baume). It is portable for both indoor use and outdoors. You can place it in your pocket or hang it from your neck by using a strap.

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Digital Pen Style Hydration Refractometer - IC-DUR-PEN

The DUR-PEN is a pen style Digital Refractometer for determining hydration levels in humans by measuring the specific gravity of urine. This is carried out using the refractive index method. Hydration levels are linked to muscle glycogen restoration.

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Digital Refractometer for Ethylene Glycol - HI96831
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HI96802, Digital Refractometer for Sugar Analysis, Fructose

Ideal for the analysis of fruits, energy drinks, puddings, soy milk juices, jam, marmalade, honey, soups, jelly, tofu and condiments

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HI96803, Digital Refractometer for Sugar Analysis, Glucose

Ideal for the analysis of fruits, energy drinks, puddings, soy milk juices, jam, marmalade, honey, soups, jelly, tofu and condiments

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HI96804, Digital Refractometer for Sugar Analysis, Invert Sugar

Ideal for the analysis of fruits, energy drinks, puddings, soy milk juices, jam, marmalade, honey, soups, jelly, tofu and condiments

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HI96812, Digital Refractometer for Measurement of Sugar in Wine, Baume
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HI96814, Digital Refractometer for Measurement of Sugar in Wine, %Brix, Oechsle and  KMW
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HI96821, Digital Refractometer for Sodium Chloride Measurement

Ideal for the analysis of: Salad Dressings, Cheeses, Condiments, Pickles, Canned Foods, Jarred Foods, Milk, Juices, Energy Drinks, Soups, Brines and Whey

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HI96822, Digital Refractometer for Natural or Artificial Seawater Analysis
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HI96832, Digital Refractometer for Propylene Glycol Analysis
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Honey Refractometer - MR90ATC
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IC-MR18ATC - Sugar Refractometer with ATC, Low Concentrations
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IC-MR32ATC - Generic purposes Refractometer with ATC, High concentrations
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IC-MR55ATC - Sugar Refractometer with ATC, High Concentrations
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Pocket Brix-Acidity Meter (Coffee cherry) - IC-PAL-BX|ACID40

The PAL-BX|ACID 40 is designed to measure Total Acidity and Brix of coffee cherry. The unit measures Brix by way of refractometry, and measures acidity through conductivity.

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Salt Refractometer 0 ~ 28% - IC300006
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Salt Refractometer w/ATC 0-100ppt - IC300011
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Sugar Refractometer 28 ~ 62% - IC300002

Use this refractometer to test solutions with a higher sugar content, such as fruit juice concentrates, canned fruits containing added sugar, or ketchup as well as for egg yolk.

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A refractometer is an instrument designed to measure index of refraction. The index of refraction indicates how light, or any other form of radiation, propagate or ‘bends’ in a medium. This type of instrument is generally used in analyzing liquids given that different liquids would have different refraction index based on their concentration and solubility. Additionally, refractometers can also be used to determine the concentration of the solutes within a solution based on how much these dissolved objects bend the passing light. Practical applications include measuring the salinity of water, the sugar content of liquids, sugar concentration analysis, and identifying different protein types in a solution.


Different refractometer models are available depending on their application. Portable, handheld models are popular for personal use and small business. Bench refractometers are often used in food manufacturing and in laboratories. More expensive refractometers have better and more sensitive optic technology than cheaper models. This is generally the area that separates the high precision instruments from the economic models. Not all applications require this type of sensitivity and accuracy, making it important for buyers to choose a refractometer that can accomplish their intended task, instead of focusing on the model that has the most features.