Refractometer produces different refractive indexes in the liquid with different concentration,this is the design principle of the product. Refractometer is an test instrument to test liquid by using light ray.
Main technical data
Product name: Brix meter refractometer 0-20
Measuring range: 0~20%(Sugar degree)
Division value: 0.1
Demension and weight:40*40*200mm
1.What is a Brix refractometer?
A Brix Refractometer that includes a specific gravity scale. You won't have to do conversions between Brix and gravity when measuring the Original Gravity of musts or wort. Measuring final gravity accurately will still take some calculations, as the presence of alcohol does affect the reading.
2.What is Brix level in fruit?
Degrees Brix, usually shortened to "Brix", refers to a scale of measurement for soluble solids in a liquid. In the juices of fruits and vegetables, soluble solids are mostly sugars, and the Brix measurement approximates the sugar content of a sample; 20 Brix means approximately 20% sugar, for example.
3.What is the Brix of honey?
So, grape juice with a Brix of 18 is 18 percent sugar. The Brix of honey can be fromabout 70 to 88. Now here is where confusion sets in. While most refractometers give a reading in Brix (solids in water), honey refractometers give readings of water in honey.
4.What is a refractometer used for in honey?
" A Refractometer that every beekeeper can afford. Beekeepers are analytical by nature and we all need to know the moisture content of our honey. It only takes a drop of honey to put on the lens. You hold it in full sun and easily determine the moisture of your honey.