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Brix/Specific Gravity Refractometer w/ATC

$66.99

SKU# 7462

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A Brix Refractometer that includes a specific gravity scale. You won't have to do conversions between Brix and gravity when measuring the Original Gravity of musts or wort. Measuring final gravity accurately will still take some calculations, as the presence of alcohol does affect the reading.

Best of all, it only requires a few drops of liquid for an accurate reading. No need to lose a whole hydrometer test jar of beer or wine in the process.

Our refractometer comes complete with a screwdriver for calibration, a microfiber cloth for cleaning the prism surface, a pipette for sample collection, and detailed usage instructions.

Check out our Refractometer Calculator, which will allow you to convert Brix to gravity before and during fermentation.

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Brix Specific Gravity Refractometer with ATC

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Product Details

A refractometer instantly reads gravity, in Brix, of unfermented wort or fruit juice by measuring the degree that light passing through the sample is bent. Unlike a hydrometer, only a few drops are required for a sample. To use, apply 2-3 drops to the prism face, close cover, and look through the eyepiece while aiming your refractometer at a light source.

The Specific Gravity scale will provide a quick reading of your Original Gravity. Once fermentation has begun and alcohol is present, keep track of the Brix scale and use the Refractometer Calculator for Final Gravity correction.

It is also a great tool for All-Grain Brewing. Easily sample your mash runoff so you know exactly when to stop sparging (typically 2-3 Brix). Then easily take readings before and during the boil to make sure you hit your recipe targets. 

Our refractometers measure from 0-32° Brix, with an accuracy of +/- 0.2° Brix. They also include automatic temperature compensation for temperatures between 50-86° F, which eliminates the need to consult temperature correction charts.

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Only thing that I would suggest is to put in a note advising that it's pre-calibrated. Maybe even the link to the video.
January 8, 2017
Purchased
4 months ago
Refractometer
It is easy to use and very easy to read. I would highly recommend it! You only need a few drops of liquid.
February 1, 2017
Purchased
3 months ago
Brew Day is So Easy with this
I cannot imagine doing an all grain brew day without this. Able to do quick and easy readings in order to verify my SG. Has Brix and SG. Very easy to read. I suggest doing the calibration as described in the included instructions before every use with distilled water. Easy to do.
April 14, 2017
Purchased
2 weeks ago
refractometer , as much fun to use as it is to say!
I really like this tool.quick and easy to use. less wasted beer with smaller samples and less chance of contamination.
February 2, 2017
Purchased
3 months ago
Must Have
Amazingly easy to use and read a must have for any brewer!
March 14, 2017
Purchased
2 months ago
A must have on 1 gallon batches and hot wort
When working with 1 gallon batches, A couple drops of wort is all it takes.
March 16, 2017
Purchased
2 months ago
Awesome Tool
Makes taking reading so much easier than the standard hydrometer. A must have!!!
March 18, 2017
Purchased
2 months ago
Get this now if you're an all grain Brewer.
This is my first refractometer, so I wasn't sure what to expect or what it would even look like peering into the lens. I couldn't be more impressed with the ease of use and accuracy. Made taking gravity readings during mash, pre boil, and post boil an absolute breeze. Allowed me to take a super quick reading of hot wort because the several drops cool quickly, and only needing a few drops means more for me to drink.
February 8, 2017
Purchased
3 months ago
Versus hydrometers - same results from smaller sample size, readability, and durability.
I believe a refractometer is a staple for any brewer. I tested its calibration vs my hydrometer and they read exactly the same. When both tools (hydrometer and refractometer) give you the same result you then can look at quality of life to decide for yourself. It needs a much smaller sample size, is easier to read, and presumably less likely to fail (break or lose calibration).
February 8, 2017
Purchased
3 months ago
Not accurate. Calibrated with distilled water at the correct temperature, then took three OG readings with different batches and compared to OG readings from a hydrometer. Each refractometer reading was 0.05 too high. FG readings were high by as much as 0.12.
April 2, 2017
Purchased
1 year ago
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