Digital Pocket Refractometers


Digital Pocket Refractometers
Atago U.S.A., Inc.

Measure protein levels in lobster.

•    Light, compact and portable.
•    Automatic temperature compensation (ATC).
•    Water resistant to IP65.
•    Measures high temperature samples during heating or cooking.
•    Sample volume: 0.3 ml.
•    Metal sample stage allows sample temperature to conform quickly and evenly to prism temperature for accurate measurements.
•    Prism made of highly durable optical glass.
•    Zero-setting key is used with water.
•    Convenient storage case.
•    Measuring time: 3 seconds.
•    Features External Light Interference (E.L.I.) for displaying warning message when intense direct light is detected.
•    Power: 2 x AAA batteries.
•    Dimensions: 55W x 31D x 109H mm.


Research Facility

Ocean based monitoring platforms
Cape Breton Fish Harvesters Association
Cape Breton
Nova Scotia (NS)

The Cape Breton Fish Harvesters Association conducts regular sampling from lobster fishing boats from mid-May to mid-July. Some sampling for lobster larvae and out of season lobster sampling conducted mid-July to December.

CBFHA was contracted by Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) to monitor the St. Anns Bank Proposed Marine Protected Area. Sampling includes ocean bottom photography and sampling aboard various fisheries within and around the proposed MPA.

  • Biological and Life Sciences
  • Engineering - Industrial, Mechanical, Electrical
  • Environmental and Earth Sciences
  • Geomatics and Geodesy
  • Marine/Ocean Sciences
  • Agriculture, Animal Science and Food
  • Fisheries and Aquaculture


Veronika Brzeski Primary Contact
Executive Director

Date submitted: Fri, Feb 10, 2017 1:34 PM
Date updated: Fri, Feb 10, 2017 1:34 PM

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