The HM Digital TDS-3 is a handheld Total Dissolved Solids (TDS) meter designed for accurately measuring the concentration of dissolved solids in a liquid. TDS is a crucial parameter in applications ranging from hydroponics and aquarium maintenance to water quality testing. The TDS-3 meter provides a simple, compact, and cost-effective solution for professionals and hobbyists who need to monitor and maintain water quality and nutrient levels with precision.
- Accurate Measurement: The TDS-3 meter is designed to provide highly accurate TDS readings. It can measure TDS levels from 0 to 9990 parts per million (ppm).
- Easy-to-Read Display: The large, easy-to-read LCD screen displays TDS readings in ppm. It’s user-friendly and simplifies the reading process.
- Auto Calibration: The meter allows for simple calibration with the use of standard calibration solutions to ensure precise measurements over time.
- Pocket-Sized: The compact design and included carrying case make it easy to take this meter on the go.
- Long Battery Life: Powered by two 1.5V button cell batteries, the TDS-3 meter offers extended battery life to minimize the need for frequent replacements.
- Economical: A cost-effective tool that offers essential TDS monitoring without the need for more complex laboratory equipment.
- Hydroponics: Crucial for monitoring the concentration of nutrients and minerals in hydroponic solutions, ensuring optimal plant growth.
- Aquariums: Enables aquarium enthusiasts to maintain ideal TDS levels for the health of fish and aquatic life.
- Water Quality Testing: Useful for testing the TDS of drinking water, well water, or natural water sources, ensuring water safety and quality.
- Pools and Spas: Helps maintain proper TDS levels for water clarity and comfort.
- Laboratory and Educational Use: Suitable for basic TDS measurements in educational or research laboratories.
How to Use:
- Remove the protective cap from the TDS electrode.
- Submerge the electrode in the liquid to be tested, ensuring full immersion.
- Wait for the reading to stabilize, typically within seconds.
- Record the TDS reading displayed on the screen.
- Rinse and clean the electrode thoroughly after use to maintain accuracy.
The HM Digital TDS-3 Handheld TDS Meter is an essential tool for anyone needing to measure and monitor TDS levels in liquids. Its simplicity, accuracy, and portability make it an ideal choice for maintaining the quality of water in hydroponic systems, aquariums, and other applications where TDS is a critical parameter.