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PVDF Body Foodcare pH Electrode for Dairy Products and Semi-Solid Foods - FC200D

$379.05


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The FC200D is a PVDF body, gel filled, single junction pH electrode with a DIN connector. This probe features an open junction design, a sensing bulb made of low temperature glass, and a food grade plastic body.

This design consideration is ideal for pH measurements in the food industry including dairy, dough, ground meats, and other semi-solid food samples. The recommended operating temperature range is from 0 to 50℃.

  • Low Temperature Glass
  • PVDF Body
  • Open Junction

Description

Hanna Instruments offers a wide variety of pH electrodes that are designed for many different applications. The type of glass used for sensing pH, bulb shape, body material, type of junction, type of reference and electrolyte used are just some of the design considerations.

The FC200D uses low temperature (LT) glass, conical bulb, food grade PVDF body, and open junction with viscolene gel electrolyte.

low temperature glass

 

Low Temperature Glass Formulation

The glass tip uses a special LT glass formulation with a lower resistance of approximately 50 megaohms compared to general purpose (GP) with a resistance of about 100 megaohms. This is beneficial since many food products are stored at low temperatures. As the temperature of the glass decreases in the sample, the resistance of the LT glass will increase approaching that of GP glass at ambient temperatures. If using GP glass, the resistance would increase above the optimum resistance for the high impedance input of a pH meter.The FC200B is suitable to use with samples that measure from 0 to 50℃.

conical tip

 

Conical Glass Tip

The conical shaped tip design allows for penetration into solids, semi solids, and emulsions for the direct measurement of pH in food products including meat, cheese, yogurt, and milk.

pvdf body

 

PVDF Body

Polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) is a food grade plastic that is resistant to most chemicals and solvents, including sodium hypochlorite. It has high abrasion resistance, mechanical strength and resistance to ultraviolet and nuclear radiation. PVDF is also resistant to fungal growth.

open junction reference

 

Open Junction Reference

Suspended solids and proteins found in food products will clog a conventional ceramic reference junction. This clogging will impede the measurement circuit between the indicating electrode and the internal reference resulting in slower response time, erratic readings, and frequent electrode replacement. The open junction design consists of a solid gel interface (viscolene) between the sample and internal Ag/AgCl reference. This interface not only prevents silver from entering the sample, but also makes it impermeable to clogging, resulting in a fast response and stable readings.

din connector

 

DIN Connector

The FC200D uses a DIN connector. This type of connector is generally proprietary to the meters they are supplied with and may not be interchangeable. Other type of connectors include BNC, screw type, T-type, and 3.5mm to name a few.

SKU FC200D
Name PVDF Body Foodcare pH Electrode for Dairy Products and Semi-Solid Foods - FC200D
Measurement Range pH: 0 to 12
Reference Cell Type single, Ag/AgCl
Junction Type/Flow Rate open
Type of Electrolyte viscolene
Body Material PVDF
Tip / Shape conic (6 x 10 mm)
Matching Pin no
Max. Pressure 0.1 bar
Temperature Operating Range 0 to 50°C (32 to 122°F)
Body Length/Overall Length 75 mm / 111.5 mm
Outer Diameter 6 mm
Cable coaxial; 1 m (3.3’)
Connector Type DIN
Recommended Use dairy, milk, semi-solid foods, yogurt

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Additional information

Weight 0.12 kg
Parameter

pH