Palintest Alkaphot Tablets


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Palintest Alkaphot Tablets

These Palintest Alkaphot Tablets are suitable for all Palintest photometers. They are packaged in foil blister packs of 10 tablets this helps to protect the tablets from moisture and extenf thier shelf life.

Palintest Alkaphot Tablets

  • Part No. AP188
  • Box of 250 Tablets

The Palintest Alkaphot test is based on a unique colorimetric method and uses
a single tablet reagent. The test is simply carried out by adding a tablet to a
sample of the water. Under the conditions of the test, a distinctive range of
colours from yellow, through green, to blue is produced over the alkalinity
range 0 - 500 mg/l CaCO3. The colour produced in the test is indicative of the
alkalinity of the water and is measured using a Palintest Photometer.

Test Procedure

1 Fill test tube with sample to the 10 ml mark.
2 Add one Alkaphot tablet, crush and mix until all of the particles have
3 Stand for one minute then remix.
4 Select TA or Phot 2 on Photometer.
5 Take Photometer reading in usual manner (see Photometer instructions).
6 The result is displayed as mg/l CaCO3.
Note: To convert Total Alkalinity as CaCO3 to Total Alkalinity as HCO3
- multiply
result by 1.22

Other reagent tablets for Palintest Photometers

Palintest DPD No.1 Tablets

Palintest Phenol Red Tablets

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