(RF110) This refractometer allows you to accurately measure the percentage of sugar or brix in any liquid with just 2 or 3 drops. Very simple to use. Just press a liquid sample down against the glass plate. Point it toward a light source and look through the eyepiece to view the reading. Exceptional quality. Accurately reads from 0% to 32% sugar (Brix) which can be easily converted into specific gravity. Comes with complete directions and portable carrying case. 6-1/2 inches long. Scale resolution: .20%, Accuracy: +/-2%. A refractometer is a "must have" for anyone growing their own vines. Don`t guess when to pick, just take a few strategic samples from throughout your vineyard to determine instantly the sugar or brix content of your grape before picking. Also, handy for taking quick readings during pressing.
Q Gene (Harvey, LA)
Does your refractometer have ATC automatic temperature compensation? Also, can it be used to measure Brix of finished wine?
This product has the automatic temperature compensation. And no it cannot be used to measure the Brix in a finished wine. The alcohol interferes with the fractionation of light