YSI 6436AF Anti-Fouling Turbidity Sensor
- Temperature compensation provides greater accuracy
- Wiped optics field-proven for fouling prevention
- Compatibility with all YSI optical port sondes provides system flexibility
|616436||6436AF anti-fouling turbidity sensor with self-cleaning wiper|| |
|Usually ships in 3-5 days|
|607200||6072 turbidity standard, 12.4 FNU (ProDSS & EXO); 12.7 NTU (6136), 1 gallon|
|606144||6144 optical probe wiper pad kit, 20 pack of wiper pad strips|
|607300||6073G turbidity standard, 124 FNU (ProDSS & EXO); 126 NTU (6136), 1 gallon|
|606625||6625 optical wiper kit, 2 pack, for use with YSI 6150, 6136, 6131, & 6132 optical probes|
|607400||6074 turbidity standard, 1010 FNU (ProDSS & EXO); 1000 NTU (6136), 1 gallon|
|600-01||600OMS V2 Sonde with temperature/conductivity sensor|| |
|Usually ships in 3-5 days|
|608000||6080 turbidity standard, 0 FNU (ProDSS & EXO); 0 NTU (6136), 1 gallon|
The YSI 6436AF Turbidity Probe is a fouling-resistant, wiped sensor designed to seamlessly integrate - using no external interface hardware - with all YSI sondes that contain an optical port. The YSI 6436AF provides accurate, in situ measurement of turbidity in fresh, brackish, and sea water, as well as other applications requiring highly accurate turbidity data.
The YSI 6436AF sensor can be used in combination with those YSI sondes that have optical ports - 600 OMS, 6820, 6920, 6600, or 6600 EDS (Extended Deployment System) - and a YSI 650 MDS handheld display-logger. Make surface as well as vertical profile measurements. In addition, the YSI 6136 in combination with one of the YSI data-logging sondes can be used for unattended continuous monitoring or integrated with data collection platforms for real-time data acquisition.
- Range: 0 to 1000 NTU
- Resolution: 0.1 NTU
- Accuracy: +/-2% of reading or 0.3 NTU, whichever is greater
- Warranty: 2 years
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