Pocket Refractometer, Hand Held,Digital


#Digital Hand Held Pocket Refractometer

Model: PAL-α (alpha)

Brand & Origin: ATAGO, Japan


Outdoors in the vegetable fields and fruit orchards

Indoors for beverages (fruits juice, coffee, soft drink, etc) and foods (soy sauce,

sauce, seasoning, soup, jam, marmalade, maple syrup, etc.)

At fruit and vegitable packing facilities and in the supermarket

At restaurants or shops

At junior high schools, high schools, or universities as course material


Calibration with water only

Measurement in 3 seconds

Extremely water resistant (IP65)

Light & Compact, 100g

Ergonomically designed for easy,

one-handed operation

Convenient storage case

Automatic Temperature Compensation


Designed with a strap holder option


Measurement range: Brix 0.0 to 85.0%

Resolution: Brix 0.1%

Measurement accuracy: Brix ±0.2%

Repeatability: Brix ±0.1%

Ambient Temperature: 10 to 40 ̊C

Measurement Temperature: 10 to 75 ̊C (Automatic Temperature Compensation)

Sample volume: 0.3ml or more

Measurement time: 3 seconds

Power supply: AAA alkaline battery × 2

Battery life: Approx. 11,000 measurements

(Using new alkaline batteries)

International Protection Class: IP65 Water resistant

Dimensions and weight: 55(W)×31(D)×109(H)mm, 100g

Atago Digital Pocket PAL-SALT Salt Meter


  • Atago’s first salt meter to come with the offset feature. Offset feature use examples include:
  • #1. Program a dilution factor to automatically display the salt concentration of the original sample.
  • #2. Program a conversion factor to align the readings with titration methods.
  • Salt range: 0.00 to 10.0% (g/100g) salt concentration (resolution is 0.01% up to 2.99% concentration).
  • Temperature range: 5.0 to 100.0°C (ATC).
  • Measurement Accuracy: Displayed value ±0.05% (for salt concentration of 0.00 to 0.99%); Relative precision ±5% (for salt concentration of 1.00 to 10.0%) ±1%.
  • Compact and easy to carry.
  • Digital display.
  • Minimum sample volume: 0.6ml.
  • Operating temperature: 10 to 40°C.
  • Measurement time: Approx. 3 seconds.
  • Power: 2 x AAA batteries last approximately 8000 measurements.
  • IP65 rating (dust-tight and water resistant).
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 55 × 31 × 109mm. Weight: 100g.