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Old 11-26-2012, 11:00 PM   #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 11-26-2012, 11:01 PM   #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 11-26-2012, 11:02 PM   #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 11-26-2012, 11:04 PM   #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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Thanks for all the info!



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