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Old 08-29-2014, 09:07 AM   #1
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Refractometer calibration

So I have a new refractometer (the one on BRS) also purchased their calibration fluid so my problem is when I calibrate to distilled water then check up against the solution it says that the solution is high by .002 so which calibration should I trust the fluid or distilled water.

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Old 08-29-2014, 09:11 AM   #2
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Trust the calibration fluid.

In a pinch you can calibrate using ro/di water but it may end up a tiny bit off like you are getting with the distilled water.
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