Refractometer – Edible Oils


Digital hand-held Dual Scale Refractometer

The PAL-BX/RI has a dual scale of Brix (wide range) and Refractive Index. The measurement temperature will be displayed continuously. It works perfectly for measuring almost any sample.


  • Food factories
  • Restaurants or food shops
  • Educational institutions / research
  • Ideal for measurement of edible oils


  • Requires only a few drops of sample
  • Measurement in 3 seconds
  • Ergonomically designed for easy, one handed operation
  • Light and compact, 100g
  • Designed with a strap holder option
  • Highly water resistant (IP65)
  • Convenient storage case
  • Battery power indicator

Measurement Method:

1. Place the sample on the prism surface.
2. Press the start key.
3. Brix % value displayed in 3 seconds!
4. Press the Start key for 2 seconds while the Brix ( %) is indicated, to display the Refractive Index (RI) and temperature. Press the START key (one time) to return to the Brix (%) scale.


One year

Measurement range Brix: 0.0 ~ 93.0%
Refractive Index (RI): 1.3306 ~ 1.5284

Brix: 0.1%
Refractive Index: 0.0001

Measurement Accuracy Brix: approx. 0.1%
Refractive Index: approx. 0.0003 (water at 20°C)
Measurement Temperature
(Automatic Temperature Compensation)
10 ~ 75°C (brix only)
Ambient Temperature 10 ~ 40°C
Power Supply AAA alkaline battery x 2
Battery life approx. 11 000 measurements
International Class Protection IP65 Water resistant
Dimensions and Weight 55 (W) x 31(D) x 109 (H) mm, 100 g

Delivery content:

  • Refractometer
  • Batteries
  • Instruction leaflet