blue indicator VINOFERM 250 ml

Item No.: 013.051.8 In stock
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€ 7,50 (incl. VAT)
Blue indicator
Indicator to measure acidity with the Vinoferm® acidometer. Guaranteed quality!

What is pH?
pH is the measurement of the concentration of free hydrogen ions in a liquid. The pH of pure water is 7. Liquids with a larger concentration of hydrogen ions than water are acid and have a pH value less than 7. Liquids with a lower concentration of hydrogen ions on the other hand, are base and have a pH value higher than 7. The pH scale runs from 1 to 14.

Can I measure the pH instead of the acidity of the must?
No! In winemaking, the acidity is the representation of the amount of grams of acid in your wine/juice, usually expressed in grams of tartaric acid per litre. This can only be measured with a special indicating solution like Vinoferm® blue indicator. You can, however, use a pH-meter in combination with the blue indicator: instead of adding blue indicator until the colour turns blue, add blue indicator until a pH of 7.00 is obtained. This method is more accurate and gives better readings for, amongst other things, red juices! The combination pH-meter, blue indicator and an automatic burette is a professional set-up for accurately measuring acidity.


Packing dimensions and weight:

Weight 0.274 kg
Length 16.6 cm
Height 4.8 cm
Width 4.8 cm
EAN code 5420069803650
Brand Vinoferm
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