ph test strip 5,2-6,8 (beer) 20 pc

Item No.: 013.075.7 In stock
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€ 4,75 (incl. VAT)

pH-strips
To measure the pH of a sample of juice, wine, beer, kombucha. Packed per 20 strips with built-in colour scale! Reading per 0.2/0.3 pH.

  • range 5,2-6,8 pH
  • division 0,2/0,3 pH

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 0.006 kg
Length 19.3 cm
Height 0.6 cm
Width 11 cm
EAN code 5425000399889
Brand Vinoferm
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