Turbidity Sensor

Turbidity Sensor

Turbidity Sensor

$112.00

Use the Turbidity Sensor to measure the turbidity of freshwater or seawater samples and determine water quality. Simple setup and calibration make it easy to use at the collection site or when you return to the classroom.

ORDER CODE: TRB-BTA Category

The Turbidity Sensor measures the turbidity of fresh-water or seawater samples in NTU (Nephelometric Turbidity Units, the standard unit used by most water collection agencies and organizations). Its small, sleek design and simple setup make it easy to use at the collection site or in the classroom.

In addition to water quality studies, it can also be used to monitor precipitate formation or algae and yeast populations in chemistry and biology classes. The Turbidity Sensor includes high-quality Hach StablCal™ 100 NTU standard for quick calibration and a high-grade glass cuvette for your water sample.

Specifications

  • Range: 0 to 200 NTU
  • Typical Resolution: 0.25 NTU
  • Standard: StablCal Formazin Standard 100 NTU
  • Accuracy:

    • ±2 NTU for readings under 25 NTU
    • ±5% of readings above 25 NTU
  • LED wavelength: 890 nm

Compatibility Requirements

LabQuest 2

Full Support

The Turbidity Sensor is fully supported with LabQuest 2 (version 2.8.5), a standalone data logger with built-in graphing and analysis software.

Learn more about LabQuest 2 »

Computers
Software
InterfaceGraphical Analysis 4 for Computers
Version 4.10
Logger Pro
Version 3.15
Logger Lite
Version 1.9.4
LabQuest MiniFull supportFull supportFull support
LabQuest 2Full supportFull supportFull support
LabQuest StreamFull support 1Full supportFull support 2
Go!LinkFull supportFull supportFull support

Compatibility Notes

  1. Connect LabQuest Stream via USB. Future software updates will support connection via Bluetooth® technology
  2. Connect LabQuest Stream via USB. Wireless connection is not supported.
Chromebook
Software
InterfaceGraphical Analysis 4 for Chrome
Version 4.10
LabQuest MiniFull support
LabQuest 2Full support
LabQuest StreamFull support 1
Go!LinkFull support

Compatibility Notes

  1. Connect LabQuest Stream via USB. Future software updates will support connection via Bluetooth® technology
iOS
Software
InterfaceGraphical Analysis 4 for iOS
Version 4.10
Graphical Analysis GW for iOS
Version 4.0.6
LabQuest StreamFull supportFull support
LabQuest 2Full support 1Full support 1

Compatibility Notes

  1. iOS and Android devices can only connect to LabQuest 2 via Wireless Data Sharing.
Android
Software
InterfaceGraphical Analysis 4 for Android
Version 4.10
Graphical Analysis GW for Android
Version 3.2
Google Science Journal
Version 1.2.259
LabQuest StreamFull supportPartial support 1Incompatible
LabQuest 2Full support 2Full support 2Incompatible

Compatibility Notes

  1. Data can be collected using the sensor’s default calibration only.
  2. iOS and Android devices can only connect to LabQuest 2 via Wireless Data Sharing.

Experiments

Middle School (4 experiments)
High School (7 experiments)
College (5 experiments)

What's Included

  • Vernier Turbidity Sensor
  • 100 NTU turbidity standard
  • One empty glass cuvette
  • Material Safety Data Sheet for StablCal Formazin Standard
  • User manual

Support

User Manual

View User Manual

Warranty

5-year limited warranty (1 year on standard solution)

Safety Data Sheet (SDS)

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Educational use only: Vernier products are designed for educational use. They are not appropriate for industrial, medical, or commercial applications.

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