Compact photometer PF‑3 Soil, in box

The compact photometer PF‑3 Soil is the smallest member of the MACHEREY‑NAGEL photometer family. The Soil version is especially designed for the need of soil analysis. It supports measurements of Ammonium, Nitrate, Phosphorous and Potassium. The handy and compact but strong design makes this lightweight an ideal companion for mobile analysis.

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Technical Data

Type LED photometer with microprocessor control, self-test and auto calibration
Light source LED
Optical system LED + interference filters
Wavelength 365 nm / 450 nm / 660 nm
Wavelength accuracy ± 2 nm, bandwidth at half transmission 10 nm–12 nm
Preprogrammed tests NANOCOLOR tube tests, VISOCOLOR ECO tests and Powder Pillows
Cuvette slot Round tubes 16 mm OD
External light Insensitive to external light, fast measurements without cuvette slot cover
Data memory 50 measurements
Display Backlit graphic display, 128 x 64 pixel
Auto off Inactive or automatic shutdown after 5 min, 10 min, 15 min, 20 min
Internal quality control With NANOCONTROL NANOCHECK 2.0
Operation Self-explanatory menu guidance, plastic foil keypad, test selection via parameter lists
Language DE / EN / FR / ES / IT / HU / PL / PT / TR
Interfaces Mini-USB
Update Free via internet / PC
Operating range 10–40 °C, max. 80 % relative humidity (non-condensing)
Power supply 3 AA batteries, rechargeable batteries, USB interface; optional internal accu-pack
Housing Shock-resistant; waterproof and dustproof, according to IP 68
Dimensions 170 x 95 x 68 mm
Weight 0.5 kg
Warranty 2 Years
CE certified Yes
Scope of delivery Photometer, manual, batteries and certificate
Hazardous material No


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