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IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi

IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi

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with no cumbersome

  • IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi
  • IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi

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Lineup

  • HIKARi Cherry Tomatoes
  • HIKARi Grapes
  • HIKARi Apple
  • HIKARi Peach
  • HIKARi Asian pear

Awards received

Shibusawa Eiichi Business Grand Prize Technology Category Encouragement Award Winner Small and Medium Enterprise Excellent New Technology・New Product Award for Excellence Winner Kanto Plain 'Hatsumei' (Invention) Commondation Small and Medium Enterprise Agency's Director Award Winner Going-Global Innovations Competition

Four points

1. Touch the surface of fruit

The Brix (sugar level) can be measured by placing the fruit on the sample stage with no need of cutting or squeezing. It requires no more cumbersome wiping and cleansing after each measurement.

2. Total inspection is possible

All it takes is to put it against a fruit so each individual fruits' brix (sugar level) can be inspected. The measured fruits are intact and can then be shipped and sold after measurement. Fruits that were measured then can be shipped and sold thereupon.

3. Super lightweight that fits in you pocket

PAL-HIKARi sensor is the world most compact nondestructive refractometer. The button located on the lateral side of the unit makes it possible to take measurements with one hand while the fruits that are on the tree. The unit is battery powered which makes it possible to take measurements anywhere.

4. Fits well on the surface of a fruit

The sponge on PAL-HIKARi allows for a secure surface contact with fruits. Regardless of the fruit shape, PAL-HIKARi's fits snug which eliminates measurement discrepancies caused by external light interference or placement of the fruits.

Features

Compact and Low Price
 

Compact and Low Price

Compact and Low PriceThe light source is employed with LED chips. With optic design the way in which the light is directed at the fruit.The way in which the light is directed at the fruit is well optic designed made it possible for no other like compact and low price.No other like compact and low price instrument was made possible with well thoughtout optic design that allows the light that is directed to the fruit.
Well thoughtout optic design shines light to the fruit just right, making it possible for no other like instrument that is compact and low pricedIts portability and affordability allows the unit to be available for individual consumers. Available for anyone to use with ease of portability and affordability that individual customers can use.

Safe and durable product made in Japan

Safe and durable product made in Japan

Safe and durable product made in JapanAll ATAGO products are designed, manufactured, and undergo thorough quality assurance testing in our own factory in Japan.
We guarantee safe, reliable, high-quality products and services to our customers. The warranty period for the PAL-HIKARi is 1 year. In the event that any servicing or repair is required, please contact ATAGO.

Measurement methods are wasy ・2 ways to measure

Measurement methods are wasy ・2 ways to measure

Measurement methods are wasy ・2 ways to measure

Place the instrument against the fruit or place the fruit on the instrument.
Measurement will display with just a press of a button. The buzzer alarm that relay measurement completion or error makes it easy to tell if it is taking the measurement. Equipt with backlight, taking measurements in dark places are possible.

Equipped with
ELI Function

Equipped with ELI Function

ELI Function

PAL-HIKARi is equipped with ELI function that will detect interfering external light allowing to take measurement outdoors, while the fruits are on the tree. When external light is detected, "nnn" is displayed

Function and design

Apple ,Peach,Asian Pear

Grapes

Use Scene


Besides aforementioned, pâtissier chefs who uses fruits as an ingredient, gardening hobbyist that enjoys home gardening and may more can be use it.

Use as a Set

IR Brix Meter+Brix Meter

IR Brix Meter+Brix Meter

Sweetness from the inside out

Introducing IR Brix meter &
Brix meter combo set!

A combo set of PAL-HIKARi, a non-destructive IR Brix Meter that can measure the sugar content
by pressing it against the fruit and Brix meter that can measure the sugar content by placing some squeezed fruit juice is now available.
Special scales are available for each fruits. Choose the combo set of your choice.

IR Brix Meter × Brix Acidity Meter

IR Brix Meter × Brix Acidity Meter

Determine deliciousness with a balance
of sweetness and sourness!

Introducing IR Brix meter &
Brix/Acidity meter combo set!

A combo set of PAL-HIKARi, a non-destructive IR Brix Meter that can measure the sugar content by pressing it against the fruit and PAL-BX/ACID,
a Brix acidity meter that can measure the sugar content by placing some squeezed fruit juice is now available.
Special scales are available for each fruits. Choose the combo set of your choice.

PAL-HIKARi [Product details]

Product details

Pocket IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi 3 MINi (Cherry Tomatoes)

Cherry Tomatoes can be measured with one insturment

The Brix (sugar level) can be measured by placing the fruit on the sample stage with no need of cutting or squeezing.
It requires no more cumbersome wiping and cleansing after each measurement.

Specifications
Model PAL-HIKARi 3 MINi
Cat.No. 5453
Measurement item Brix
Measurement fruit Cherry Tomatoes
Range 3.0 to 15.0%
Resolution 0.1%
Accuracy ±1.5%
Accuracy may be affected by product type and measurement environment
Repeatability ±1%
Temperature compensation 15.0 to 35.0℃
*acclimate Cherry Tomatoes to ambient temperature.
Power Supply 2 x AAA alkaline batteries
International Protection Class IP64
Dimensions & Weight 61(W)×64(D)×115(H)mm, 153g (Main Unit only)
Parts

· Small sample stage S : RE-38191

· Spare cushion S (2 pieces) : RE-39007

· Outdoor cover S : RE-39009

PAL-HIKARi 3 MINi
PAL-HIKARi 3 MINi

Pocket IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi 3 MINi (Cherry Tomatoes)

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    Pocket IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi 2 (Grapes)

    Shine Muscat and other grapes can be measured with one insturment

    The Brix (sugar level) can be measured by placing the fruit on the sample stage with no need of cutting or squeezing.
    It requires no more cumbersome wiping and cleansing after each measurement.

    Specifications
    Model PAL-HIKARi 2
    Cat.No. 5452
    Measurement item Brix
    Measurement fruit Grapes (Recommended sample size is 15 mm or greater in diameter.)
    Range 10.0 to 25.0%
    Resolution 0.1%
    Accuracy ±1.5%(Guaranteed accuracy range:15.0 to 30.0℃)
    *Grape varieties and measurement environment may affect accuracy.
    Repeatability ±1%
    Temperature compensation 15.0 to 30.0℃
    *acclimate grape to ambient temperature.
    Power Supply 2 x AAA alkaline batteries
    International Protection Class IP64
    Dimensions & Weight 61(W)×64(D)×115(H)mm, 153g (Main Unit only)
    Parts

    · Small sample stage S : RE-38191

    · Spare cushion S (2 pieces) : RE-39007

    · Outdoor cover S : RE-39009

    PAL-HIKARi 2
    PAL-HIKARi 2

    Pocket IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi 2 (Grapes)

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    Pocket IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi 5 (Apple)

    Touch the surface of fruit

    The Brix (sugar level) can be measured by placing the fruit on the sample stage with no need of cutting or squeezing.It requires no more cumbersome wiping and cleansing after each measurement.

    Specifications
    Model PAL-HIKARi 5
    Cat.No. 5455
    Measurement item Brix
    Measurement fruit Apple
    Range 10.0 to 18.0%
    Resolution 0.1%
    Accuracy ±1%
    *Apple varieties and measurement environment may affect accuracy.
    Repeatability ±0.5%
    Temperature compensation 5.0 to 35.0℃
    *acclimate apple to ambient temperature.
    Power Supply 2 x AAA alkaline batteries
    International Protection Class IP64
    Dimensions & Weight 61(W)×44(D)×115(H)mm, 120g (Main Unit only)
    Parts

    · Spare cushion R (3 sets) : RE-39003

    PAL-HIKARi 5
    PAL-HIKARi 5

    Pocket IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi 5 (Apple)

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    Pocket IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi 10 (Peach)

    Touch the surface of fruit

    The Brix (sugar level) can be measured by placing the fruit on the sample stage with no need of cutting or squeezing.It requires no more cumbersome wiping and cleansing after each measurement.

    Specifications
    Model PAL-HIKARi 10
    Cat.No. 5460
    Measurement item Brix
    Measurement fruit Peach
    Range 8.0 to 20.0%
    Resolution 0.1%
    Accuracy ±1.5%
    *Peach varieties and measurement environment may affect accuracy.
    Repeatability ±1%
    Temperature compensation 5.0 to 35.0℃
    *acclimate peach to ambient temperature
    Power Supply 2 x AAA alkaline batteries
    International Protection Class IP64
    Dimensions & Weight 61(W)×44(D)×115(H)mm, 120g (Main Unit only)
    Parts

    · Spare cushion R (3 sets) : RE-39003

    PAL-HIKARi 10
    PAL-HIKARi 10

    Pocket IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi 10 (Peach)

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    Pocket IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi 12 (Asian pear)

    Touch the surface of fruit

    The Brix (sugar level) can be measured by placing the fruit on the sample stage with no need of cutting or squeezing.It requires no more cumbersome wiping and cleansing after each measurement.

    Specifications
    Model PAL-HIKARi 12
    Cat.No. 5462
    Measurement item Brix
    Measurement fruit Pear
    Range 10.0 to 16.0%
    Resolution 0.1%
    Accuracy ±1%
    *Pear varieties and measurement environment may affect accuracy.
    Repeatability ±0.5%
    Temperature compensation 5.0 to 35.0℃
    *acclimate pear to ambient temperature
    Power Supply 2 x AAA alkaline batteries
    International Protection Class IP64
    Dimensions & Weight 61(W)×44(D)×115(H)mm, 120g (Main Unit only)
    Parts

    · Spare cushion R (3 sets) : RE-39003

    PAL-HIKARi 12
    PAL-HIKARi 12

    Pocket IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi 12 (Asian pear)

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    IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter PAL-0 (Cherry Tomatoes)

    Two-piece IR Brix meter and Brix meter bundle

    Now available as a bundle set of "PAL-HIKARi" non-destructive Brix meter that can measure Brix of fruits and "PAL-0" which measures Brix of squeezed fruits juice.The following specification is for "PAL-0." See PAL-HIKARi 3MINi's specification here.

    Specifications
    Model PAL-0
    Cat.No. 5553
    Range Brix:0.0 to 33.0%
    Temperature:10~100℃
    Resolution Brix:0.1%
    Temperature:0.1℃
    Accuracy Brix:±0.2%
    Temperature:±1℃
    Measurement Temperature 10 to 40℃
    Temperature compensation 10 to 100℃
    Power Supply 2×AAA alkaline batteries
    International Protection Class IP65
    Dimensions & Weight 5.5×3.1×10.9cm
    100g(main unit only)
    Set Contents 1: IR Brix meter PAL-HIKARi 3MINi (Cherry Tomatoes)
    2: PAL-0

    *PAL-0 is only available for IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter. It cannot be purchased separately.
    PAL-0
    PAL-0

    IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter PAL-0 (Cherry Tomatoes)

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      IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter PAL-0 (Grapes)

      Two-piece IR Brix meter and Brix meter bundle

      Now available as a bundle set of "PAL-HIKARi" non-destructive Brix meter that can measure Brix of fruits and "PAL-0" which measures Brix of squeezed fruits juice.The following specification is for "PAL-0." See PAL-HIKARi2's specification here.

      Specifications
      Model PAL-0
      Cat.No. 5552
      Range Brix:0.0 to 33.0%
      Temperature:10~100℃
      Resolution Brix:0.1%
      Temperature:0.1℃
      Accuracy Brix:±0.2%
      Temperature:±1℃
      Measurement Temperature 10 to 40℃
      Temperature compensation 10 to 100℃
      Power Supply 2×AAA alkaline batteries
      International Protection Class IP65
      Dimensions & Weight 5.5×3.1×10.9cm
      100g(main unit only)
      Set Contents 1: IR Brix meter PAL-HIKARi 2 (Grapes)
      2: PAL-0

      *PAL-0 is only available for IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter. It cannot be purchased separately.
      PAL-0
      PAL-0

      IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter PAL-0 (Grapes)

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      IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter PAL-0 (Apple)

      Two-piece IR Brix meter and Brix meter bundle

      Now available as a bundle set of "PAL-HIKARi" non-destructive Brix meter that can measure Brix of fruits and "PAL-0" which measures Brix of squeezed fruits juice.The following specification is for "PAL-0." See PAL-HIKARi5's specification here.

      Specifications
      Model PAL-0
      Cat.No. 5555
      Range Brix:0.0 to 33.0%
      Temperature:10~100℃
      Resolution Brix:0.1%
      Temperature:0.1℃
      Accuracy Brix:±0.2%
      Temperature:±1℃
      Measurement Temperature 10 to 40℃
      Temperature compensation 10 to 100℃
      Power Supply 2×AAA alkaline batteries
      International Protection Class IP65
      Dimensions & Weight 5.5×3.1×10.9cm
      100g(main unit only)
      Set Contents 1: IR Brix meter PAL-HIKARi 5 (Apple)
      2: PAL-0

      *PAL-0 is only available for IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter. It cannot be purchased separately.
      PAL-0
      PAL-0

      IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter PAL-0 (Apple)

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      IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter PAL-0 (Peach)

      Two-piece IR Brix meter and Brix meter bundle

      Now available as a bundle set of "PAL-HIKARi" non-destructive Brix meter that can measure Brix of fruits and "PAL-0" which measures Brix of squeezed fruits juice.The following specification is for "PAL-0." See PAL-HIKARi 10's specification here.

      Specifications
      Model PAL-0
      Cat.No. 5560
      Range Brix:0.0 to 33.0%
      Temperature:10~100℃
      Resolution Brix:0.1%
      Temperature:0.1℃
      Accuracy Brix:±0.2%
      Temperature:±1℃
      Measurement Temperature 10 to 40℃
      Temperature compensation 10 to 100℃
      Power Supply 2×AAA alkaline batteries
      International Protection Class IP65
      Dimensions & Weight 5.5×3.1×10.9cm
      100g(main unit only)
      Set Contents 1: IR Brix meter PAL-HIKARi 10 (Peach)
      2: PAL-0

      *PAL-0 is only available for IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter. It cannot be purchased separately.
      PAL-0
      PAL-0

      IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter PAL-0 (Peach)

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      IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter PAL-0 (Asian Pear)

      Two-piece IR Brix meter and Brix meter bundle

      Now available as a bundle set of "PAL-HIKARi" non-destructive Brix meter that can measure Brix of fruits and "PAL-0" which measures Brix of squeezed fruits juice.

      The following specification is for "PAL-0." See PAL-HIKARi 12's specification here.

      Specifications
      Model PAL-0
      Cat.No. 5562
      Range Brix:0.0 to 33.0%
      Temperature:10~100℃
      Resolution Brix:0.1%
      Temperature:0.1℃
      Accuracy Brix:±0.2%
      Temperature:±1℃
      Measurement Temperature 10 to 40℃
      Temperature compensation 10 to 100℃
      Power Supply 2×AAA alkaline batteries
      International Protection Class IP65
      Dimensions & Weight 5.5×3.1×10.9cm
      100g(main unit only)
      Set Contents 1: IR Brix meter PAL-HIKARi 12 (Asian Pear)
      2: PAL-0

      *PAL-0 is only available for IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter. It cannot be purchased separately.
      PAL-0
      PAL-0

      IR Brix Meter × Brix Meter PAL-0 (Asian Pear)

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      IR Brix Meter × Brix Acidity Meter PAL:HIKARi3MINi+BX|ACID3 (Cherry Tomatoes)

      Two-piece IR Brix meter and Brix acidity meter bundle

      Now available as a bundle of "PAL-HIKARi" non-destructive Brix meter that can measure Brix of fruits and "PAL-BX/ACID" which measures Brix and acidity of squeezed fruit juice.

      Specifications
      Model PAL:HIKARi3MINi+BX|ACID3
      Cat.No. 5653
      Measurement fruit PAL-HIKARi 3MINi
      ・Cherry Tomatoes
      PAL-BX|ACID 3
      ・Tamato
      Set Contents 1:Digital Hand-held "Pocket" IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi 3MINi(Cherry Tomatoes)
      Click here for more details
      2:Brix Acidity Meter PAL-BX|ACID3(Tamato)
      Click here for more details
      PAL:HIKARi3MINi+BX|ACID3
      PAL:HIKARi3MINi+BX|ACID3

      IR Brix Meter × Brix Acidity Meter PAL:HIKARi3MINi+BX|ACID3 (Cherry Tomatoes)

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        IR Brix Meter × Brix Acidity Meter PAL:HIKARi 2+BX|ACID2 (Grapes)

        Two-piece IR Brix meter and Brix acidity meter bundle

        Now available as a bundle of "PAL-HIKARi" non-destructive Brix meter that can measure Brix of fruits and "PAL-BX/ACID" which measures Brix and acidity of squeezed fruit juice.

        Specifications
        Model PAL:HIKARi 2+BX|ACID2
        Cat.No. 5652
        Measurement fruit PAL-HIKARi 2
        ・Grapes(Recommended sample size is 25mm or more in diameter.)
        ・Shine Muscat
        PAL-BX|ACID 2
        ・Grapes & Wine
        Set Contents 1:Digital Hand-held "Pocket" IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi 2(Grapes)
        Click here for more details
        2:Brix Acidity Meter PAL-BX|ACID2(Grape&Wine)
        Click here for more details
        PAL:HIKARi 2+BX|ACID2
        PAL:HIKARi 2+BX|ACID2

        IR Brix Meter × Brix Acidity Meter PAL:HIKARi 2+BX|ACID2 (Grapes)

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        IR Brix Meter × Brix Acidity Meter PAL:HIKARi 5+BX|ACID5 (Apple)

        Two-piece IR Brix meter and Brix acidity meter bundle

        Now available as a bundle of "PAL-HIKARi" non-destructive Brix meter that can measure Brix of fruits and "PAL-BX/ACID" which measures Brix and acidity of squeezed fruit juice.

        Specifications
        Model PAL:HIKARi 5+BX|ACID5
        Cat.No. 5655
        Measurement fruit PAL-HIKARi 5
        ・Apple
        PAL-BX|ACID 5
        ・Apple
        Set Contents 1:Digital Hand-held "Pocket" IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi 5(Apple)
        Click here for more details
        2:Brix Acidity Meter PAL-BX|ACID5(Apple)
        Click here for more details
        PAL:HIKARi 5+BX|ACID5
        PAL:HIKARi 5+BX|ACID5

        IR Brix Meter × Brix Acidity Meter PAL:HIKARi 5+BX|ACID5 (Apple)

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        IR Brix Meter × Brix Acidity Meter PAL:HIKARi 12+BX|ACID12 (Asian Pear)

        Two-piece IR Brix meter and Brix acidity meter bundle

        Now available as a bundle of "PAL-HIKARi" non-destructive Brix meter that can measure Brix of fruits and "PAL-BX/ACID" which measures Brix and acidity of squeezed fruit juice.

        Specifications
        Model PAL:HIKARi 12+BX|ACID12
        Cat.No. 5662
        Measurement fruit PAL-HIKARi 12
        ・Pear
        PAL-BX|ACID 12
        ・Asian Pear&Kosui
        Set Contents 1:Digital Hand-held "Pocket" IR Brix Meter PAL-HIKARi 12(Asian Pear)
        Click here for more details
        2:Brix Acidity Meter PAL-BX|ACID12(Asian Pear&Kosui)
        Click here for more details
        PAL:HIKARi 12+BX|ACID12
        PAL:HIKARi 12+BX|ACID12

        IR Brix Meter × Brix Acidity Meter PAL:HIKARi 12+BX|ACID12 (Asian Pear)

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