The AQUAfast™ AQ3170 colorimeter is one of the latest additions to the extensive AQUAfast™
range and has been designed with portability and easy of use in mind.
The AQUAfast™ AQ3170 colorimeter has a rugged and waterproof design to provide accurate chlorine measurements whether testing in the laboratory or the field. This colorimeter is designed to improve the user experience by including a large, backlit display, a real time clock and automatic data logging. The AQUAfast AQ3170 colorimeter is used in markets such as drinking water, wastewater, food & beverage, aquaculture, and agriculture.
|Instrument||single wavelength, direct reading colorimeter|
|Light source||LED, interference filter (IF) and photosensor in transparent cell chamber. Wavelength specifications of the IF: 530 nm Δ λ = 5 nm|
|Wavelength accuracy||± 1 nm|
|Photometric accuracy*||3% FS (T = 20° C – 25° C)|
|Photometric resolution||0.01 A|
|Power supply||4 batteries (AAA/LR 03)|
|Operating time||17hr operating time or 5000 test measurements in continuous mode when display backlight is of|
|Auto-OFF||automatic switch off 10 minutes after last keypress|
|Display||backlit LCD (on keypress)|
|Storage||internal ring memory for 16 data sets|
|Time||real time clock and date|
|Calibration||user and factory calibration resetting to factory calibration possible|
|Dimensions||155 x 75 x 35 mm (LxWxH)|
|Weight||approx. 260 g (incl. batteries)|
|Ambient conditions||temperature: 5– 40°C rel. humidity: 30–90% (non-condensing)|
|Waterproof||as defined in IP 67|
|CE||Certificate for Declaration of CE-Conformity|
*measure with standard solutions
To ensure maximum accuracy of test results, always use the reagent systems supplied by the instrument manufacturer.