YSI Classic Handheld Meter Tune-Up Service
- Tune-up rate for the Model 550A, 550, 85, 63, 60, 55, and 30
- Meters 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 WQ||Tune-up YSI classic handheld water quality meter, includes all repair labor|
|Usually ships in 1-2 weeks|
|116505||Battery cover assembly, 550A/556/650 (w/gasket & screws)|
|055219||Storage chamber sponge, YSI handheld meters|
|098094||5775 DO membrane kit, 1.0 mil, standard, for use with YSI 55, 5750, 5739, 5718, & 6562 DO probes|
|059880||5906 Teflon black 1.0 mil cap membrane kit, 85, 5905, 5010, 5239, 559 & 2003 polarographic sensors|
|605306||5908 PE yellow 1.25 mil cap membrane kit, 550A, DO200, 559 & 2003 polarographic sensors|
|060745||5680 probe reconditioning kit, for use with YSI 5718, 5739, 5750, & 55|
|Usually ships in 3-5 days|
|052380||5238 probe reconditioning kit, for use with 5239, 85, 559, 2002 & 2003 DO probes|
|Usually ships in 3-5 days|
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 handheld water quality meters. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org 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 using a resistor box
- Calibration Report confirms that all parameters meet specifications
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