YSI 6-Series Sonde Tune-Up Service
- Tune-up rate for the 600R/QS, 600OMS, 600XL/XLM, 6820/6920, and 6600/EDS
- Sondes are returned with a Calibration Report to confirm that all parameters meet specifications
- Fondriest Environmental is a factory-authorized YSI Service and Repair Center
|Tune-Up Sonde||Tune-up YSI 6-Series water quality sonde, includes all repair labor|
|Usually ships in 1-2 weeks|
|006570||6570 maintenance kit, for use with all YSI 6-Series sondes|
|606144||6144 optical probe wiper pad kit, 20 pack of wiper pad strips|
|606624||6624 optical wiper kit, 2 pack, for use with YSI 6025 & 6130 optical probes|
|606625||6625 optical wiper kit, 2 pack, for use with YSI 6150, 6136, 6131, & 6132 optical probes|
|606155||6155 optical DO membrane kit|
|098094||5775 DO membrane kit, 1.0 mil, standard, for use with YSI 55, 5750, 5739, 5718, & 6562 DO probes|
|006035||6035 probe reconditioning kit (10 sanding discs), for use with 6562|
|063646||ISE port plug (600R, 6820/6920, 6600), requires 062768 O-ring|
|065839||Port plug, temp/cond, pH/ORP, DO (600XL/600XLM, 6820/6920, 6600)|
|062698||Port plug with o-ring, optical|
|063089||Pressure cap assembly, all 6-series sondes|
Quality data can be directly correlated to the condition of your monitoring equipment. Instrument check-up, characterization, and certification by a factory-authorized service center are recommended on a regular basis to help ensure data accuracy and maximize the instrument’s usable life.
Fondriest Environmental offers excellent turnaround times and low service costs on YSI 6-Series sondes. Tune-Up Service covers all repair labor in addition to:
- Seal Inspection & Cleaning
- Cable Inspection & Testing
- Sensor Reconditioning & Calibration
- Circuit Board Performance & Upgrade
Upon receipt of the instrument, repair technicians will perform a free evaluation and send a detailed evaluation report and price quote via email to the point of contact.
Repairs are based on customer feedback and are performed only after approval is received. All repaired instruments are returned with a Calibration Report to confirm that system parameters meet factory specifications.
Call our Service & Repair Department at 888.426.2151 or email email@example.com for more information.
- Seals are cleaned of any contamination that may cause leakage
- Damaged or missing o-rings are replaced
- The cable is subject to a vigorous flex test to check for shorts
- Connector and ports are cleaned of any moisture and corrosion
- Sensors are reconditioned and calibrated so they are ready for use
- New DO membranes are installed with fresh electrolyte solution
- Circuit board performance is verified
- Software is upgraded to the latest version
- Calibration Report confirms that all parameters meet specifications
In The News
The number of coastal algae blooms has increased off California in the past 10 years and it may be due to the introduction of nutrient-rich urban wastewater.
To see if a link exists, scientists in the state are taking advantage of month-long maintenance work on pipelines within the Orange County Sanitation District that will open a temporary discharge site one mile from shore.
“It’s exceedingly rare that we have this opportunity,” said Dave Caron, professor of marine environmental biology at University of Southern California. “This long of a window hasn’t existed at any time in my memory.Read More
Quality data depends on monitoring equipment that is precisely and routinely calibrated and repaired. Fondriest’s factory-certified YSI Repair Center is staffed by trained technicians who have performed thousands of calibrations and maintenance procedures. Their experience guarantees proper and efficient work, ensuring the continued delivery of accurate, reliable data.
Once a monitoring system is set up, equipment should be inspected, reconditioned, and calibrated periodically to ensure reliable results. Quality data can be directly correlated to the condition of monitoring equipment.Read More
New research from scientists at the Environmental Working Group (EWG) shows that an approach that assesses cumulative risk from water contaminants could save lives. EWG senior scientist Tasha Stoiber spoke with EM about how the team developed the innovative new approach .
“Our organization has worked extensively on tap water over the years, and an updated version of our tap water database was just released in 2017,” explains Dr. Stoiber. “We've been thinking about new ways to analyze that data.”
Right now, the risk from contaminants in water quality is assessed one at a time—but that really doesn't comport with reality.Read More