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Old 11-27-2012, 12:00 AM   #1
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I'm looking to get one, can anyone point me in the right direction so as I don't happen upon a piece of garbage. What's good and bad etc...brands....

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Old 11-27-2012, 12:01 AM   #2
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I'm looking to get one, can anyone point me in the right direction so as I don't happen upon a piece of garbage. What's good and bad etc...brands....
While you await an answer, visit the equipment forum and search refractometer

Sorry for the short answer, I don't use one but thought this could help
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Old 11-27-2012, 12:02 AM   #3
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Amazon has some standard-grade ATC ones for ~27 delivered. I've been eying them for a few days.

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Old 11-27-2012, 12:04 AM   #4
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Unless you hit up the lab supply stores, pretty much all the refractometers you can find at the homebrew shops sell what is essentially the same model. There are a few different scales out there and some have automatic temperature correction, but aside from that they're all pretty much equivalent. Bobby_M is known for good service and his price is solid: http://brewhardware.com/refractometer

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I'm happy with my ebay special.

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Old 11-27-2012, 12:25 AM   #6
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Thanks for all the info!

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