Hanna Instruments 96811 Digital Refractometer via MoreBeerMore about the 96811
The HI 96811 Digital Refractometer is easy to use. Start by calibrating it with deionized or distilled water, then use a small sample from your brew to get a reading within seconds. Readings are displayed in degrees Brix, whch can easily be converted to Specifig Gravity.
- Temperature: (in C or F) is displayed simultaneously with measurement on the large dual level display along with other helpful message codes.
- Wide Range: The HI 96811 is versatile enough to fit most applications.
- Easy Measurement: Place a few drops of the sample in the well and press the READ key.
- Calibrate with Water: Fill the sample well with distilled or deionized water and press the ZERO key.
- Automatic temperature Compensation (ATC)
- Battery Operated: The HI 96811 is operated by a single 9V battery for portability.
- Dual-level LCD: The dual-level LCD displays the measurement as well as temperature readings simultaneously.
- Waterproof: The HI 96811 offers IP65 waterproof protection.
- Quick, Precise Results: Readings are displayed in approximately 1.5 seconds.
- Small Sample Size: The HI 96811 is able to read samples as small as 2 metric drops.
For me, getting a refractometer was one of those upgrades that made a lot of difference. With a refractometer you need a sample size of two drops. I figured that this would pay for itself in beer savings alone. I also had just broken my hydrometer and came to the realization that hydrometers are made of breakable glass that can break! 🙂
With the aid of calculators – get a Free Non-Expiring Brewfather Trial Account – Refractometers can be used to measure gravity throughout the brewing process.
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