JBL PROFLORA CO2 pH SENSOR SET
Laboratory-quality pH electrode with common BNC connection for most pH device

  • Robust quality electrode for the JBL CO2 Control unit and other pH measuring and control devices with BNC connection, incl. liquid for calibration of pH sensors
  • Simple connection: connect the electrode via BNC connector to the respective measuring or control device (not supplied)
  • Large protective cap filled with storage solution, plastic shaft and gel filling, suitable for many systems with BNC connector
  • Individually tested with an individual test report
  • Package contents: pH electrode, 2 m cable, 2 suction holders for attachment, 3 cuvettes, 50 ml cylinders: storage solution, distilled water, calibration liquids pH 7.0 and 4.0
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Healthy fish thanks to an ideal pH value
The acidity defines the pH value of the water. It needs to be constantly checked and adjusted as necessary to maintain the health of the fish and plants. The correct pH value depends on the fish stock of the aquarium. The wrong pH value can cause stress and disease.

Easy to connect
Connect the pH electrode with the BNC connection to its corresponding measuring and control device. - RELIABLE: The electrode has been individually tested and documented and needs to be replaced after about 2 years. It comes with a large protective cap, filled with storage solution.

pH electrodes:
Every pH control or measuring device and also the JBL pH-CO2 control unit (JBL PROFLORA CO2 CONTROL) requires a pH electrode (JBL PROFLORA CO2 SENSOR) to measure the pH value of the water. pH electrodes age with time and must be replaced about every 2 years. Every 30-45 days the pH electrode needs to be calibrated so that it continues to show accurate values. During calibration, the functionality of the electrode is also checked so that you know when a new electrode is needed. The pH electrodes do not like the addition of medication to the water and need to be placed in a glass of aquarium water during treatments.

Positioning the pH electrode in the aquarium:
Attach the pH electrode with the suction cups supplied ideally to a dark area in the aquarium with little current. Electrodes easily become algae-ridden in very bright locations.

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JBL PROFLORA CO2 pH SENSOR SET

Art. no.:
6465100
EAN Code:
4014162646514
Content:
1 kit
Volume packaging:
3.24 l
Gross weight:
622 g
Net weight:
411 g
Weight factor:
0
Packaging dimensions (l/h/w):
96/201/169 mm

Properties

Animal species: Tetras, Barbels, Danionins, Livebearers, Cichlids - Small “Predators”, Cichlids - Algae Eaters, Cichlids - Large “Predators”, Labyrinth Fish, Goldfish, Veiltails, Catfish, Loaches, Blowfish, Spiny eels & Reedfish, Butterflyfish & Panchaxes, Killifish & Rainbowfish, Juvenile Fish, Silver arowana, Axolotl, Shrimps and dwarf crayfish, Discus fish, Crustaceans, Guppy, fighting fish, Flowerhorn cichlids, shrimps, cichlids: angelfish, discus, snails, molluscs
Animal size: For all animal sizes
Animal age group: All aquarium fish
Volume habitat: For all aquariums
Material: plastic / KCl / buffer solutions
Colour: white / transparent / black

Electronic label / illuminant

Mercury: No
Dimmable: No

Technical Data

Height:12 mm
Length:160 mm
Width:16 mm
FAQ
May the JBL PROFLORA CO2 products only be used for the aquarium?

Yes, the JBL PROFLORA CO2 products are designed exclusively for use in the aquarium. The gas contained promotes plant growth and works with fine precision so that even the smallest quantities can be supplied to the aquarium. Constant operation and the safety of the fish are thus guaranteed.

Is my sensor going to expire when we reach the date on the packaging?

No, don't worry. The MIN date on the packaging is not a BBD (best before date), but the date of the latest intial operation to guarantee 6 months warranty and 1 year operation. This information can also be found on the product packaging. Everything is therefore in order.

What does the MIN date on the packaging mean?

All pH sensors (electrodes) are wear parts and are subject to natural ageing. JBL grants a 6-month guarantee if the sensor is put into operation before the stated MIN date. The purchase receipt serves as proof.

What does the message INSTAB mean?

The message INSTAB indicates: instable sensor voltage: the sensor tip is dirty, the electrolyte has leaked from the sensor, the sensor tip is damaged.

Remedy: Clean the sensor head (see the respective instruction), put the sensor into the storage solution for 24 hours and repeat the calibration. If this does not work the sensor is defective and should be replaced.

What deviations during the calibration are usual and how are they connected to the temperature?

It is difficult to give a precise answer without information about the sensor, particularly the age of the sensor. Good sensors have deviations in the range from 0.02 to 0.05 pH levels when calibrating.

The input voltage differs for each sensor, as each sensor has its own individual properties. For the majority of our sensors, it is between -30 and +30 mV at pH 7.

Both input voltages (pH 7 and pH 4) are important when assessing the quality of a sensor. The greater the difference between these two values, the better the sensor and the precision of the measurement and control. The differences should be over 140-150 mV.

The temperature sensor should always be used during calibration. The pH level varies according to temperature, so that it is always best to measure the pH level with temperature compensation. The deviation is between 20 and 30 °C, 0.17 pH levels, and the relationship is nonlinear.

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