Processing Magazine

Portable Scanning Analyzer

August 13, 2013

Palintest SA1100 Scanning AnalyzerWater test manufacturer Palintest has received U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) approval for testing methods used by its SA1100 Scanning Analyzer. The SA1100 provides portable testing of drinking water for lead and copper with quick and accurate results that abide by the recently revised EPA standards for defining lead-free water. The lightweight and waterproof SA1100 is capable of field or laboratory based water analysis. Tests are conducted with easy-to-use disposable sensors for accurate results in less than three minutes. Up to 500 results are stored with time and date information in the SA1100 memory. Data can be downloaded to PC or tablet devices via USB for convenient logging and tracking. Tests for lead and copper are guided with on-screen prompts on the LCD monitor and can be performed accurately without extensive product training. The instrument is powered by four AA batteries for easy and efficient operation.