Drinking Water analysis Compact photometer PF‑3

Drinking Water analysis Compact photometer PF‑3

The compact photometer PF‑3 Drinking Water is the smallest member of the MACHEREY‑NAGEL photometer family. The Drinking Water version is especially designed for the need of drinking water analysis. It supports measurements of Chlorine dioxide, Chlorine, pH, Iron, and Fluoride. The handy and compact but strong design makes this lightweight an ideal companion for mobile analysis.


Type                               LED photometer with microprocessor control, self-test and auto calibration

Light source                 LED

Optical system             LED + interference filters

Wavelength                  450 nm / 530 nm / 590 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

Availability: 100 in stock

Other Features

    • Simple

      • Intuitive operation with only four keys
      • Flat menu structure
      • Bright display for safe readings


      • Glass fiber reinforced housing for extreme durability
      • Water- and dustproof according to IP 68
      • Shock-resistant optics


      • Various case solutions including reagents
      • Additional parameters available f.o.c.
      • Compatible with VISOCOLOR ECO tests, VISOCOLOR Powder Pillows and NANOCOLOR tests



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