WQ-FL Fluoride Smart USB Sensor Maintenance

    Maintenance If the response time and/or quality of data collected by a WQSensor decrease, try cleaning and reconditioning the probe. If these steps do not resolve the problem, consider replacing the sensing module to boost performance. Cleaning The sensor can be cleaned using distilled or deionized water. Rinse thoroughly as necessary but avoid using any […]

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    Calibrating WQ-FL Fluoride Smart USB Sensor

    It is recommended that calibration is done on a daily basis, or at least prior to each use. During calibration, observe the slope of the mV readings between the two points that are being used for calibration. Slope is defined as the change in voltage read by the sensor with a ten-fold change in concentration […]

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    WQ-FL Fluoride Smart USB Sensor Getting Started

    Each WQSensor ships assembled, tested, and calibrated to factory specifications. To get started, insert the WQSensors software CD included with the sensor into a computer and follow the wizard to download and install the software. Note that the WQSensors software is compatible with Windows XP 32-bit, Windows Vista 32-bit and Windows 7 32-bit. Preparing for […]

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    WQ-FL Fluoride Smart USB Sensor Specifications

    Length 6.1 in (155 mm) Diameter (OD) Body: 0.47 in (12 mm)Sensor Cap: 0.63 in (16 mm) Cable Length 6’ Concentration Range 1 ppm (10-6 M) to saturation Operating Temp Range 0 to 80ºC Operating pH Range 5 to 7 @ 10-6 M5 to 11 @ 0.1 M Reproducibility ±2% Known Interferences OH– Minimum Sample […]

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    WQ-FL Fluoride Smart USB Sensor What’s Included & Common Accessories

    What’s Included The WQ-FL Fluoride ISE Sensor includes the following accessories and spares to get started and keep the unit operational: WQSensors software & science library CD Fluoride standard solution, 1000 ppm as F–, 30 mL bottle Fluoride ionic strength adjuster (ISA) solution, Total ionic strength adjustment buffer (TSIAB), 30 mL bottle Fluoride reference filling […]

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    WQSensors Troubleshooting Tips

    Follow procedures below to isolate and resolve sensor problems. Symptom Possible Cause Corrective Action Out of range calibration Considerable temperature gradient between standard solutions and reference fill solutions Soak the electrode in the low range calibration standard for two hours and recalibrate Contamination of calibration standards, poor dilution accuracy or distilled water quality, mathematical error […]

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    WQSensors Built-in Customer Support

    WQSensors software integrates the internet into part of its functionality. Software updates, a technical support interface, WQSensor user manuals, and a WQSensor shopping interface can all be accessed through the Help tab.   If phone contact is preferable, include a note in the Message field of WQSensors Software Help suggesting a call back. Be sure […]

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    WQSensors Science Library

    The WQSensor software Library menu is a desktop reference for water, wastewater, and environmental professionals. It’s packed with tables, calculations, and many conversions. Among the science library’s capabilities are the following: Converting units of measure Calculating flow over a weir Determining the inside diameter of PVC pipe Finding the ammonia tolerance level for rainbow trout […]

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    WQSensors Optional Software Settings

    Click the Application button in the Settings tab to toggle the Application Settings described below on or off as desired.     “Show introduction animation?” – displays an introductory animation each time WQSensors software is started. Un-checking this box will disable animation. “Remember last menu location?” – specifies whether the WQSensors software should reload the […]

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