Budget EC Tester

Budget EC Tester

SKU: 90597
Budget EC Tester

Grab Yourself a Bargain While Stocks Last!

The budget EC tester represents amazing value for money. It's ideal for those on a tight budget or to keep around as a spare.

  • Takes the guesswork out of nutrient dosages
  • Comes with a calibration screwdriver and carry case
  • Gets the job done
  • Incredibly cost-effective
  • Manufactured from tough plastic
  • Up to 700 hours operation time from a single set of batteries
  • LCD readout screen
  • Supplied with its own carry case

How the Budget EC Tester Works

The Budget EC Tester is used to check the strength of your nutrient solutions. It works by measuring electrical conductivity - the more conductive the solution is the more concentrated the nutrients are.

EC Meter Specs

Range: 0 - 1999 μS/cm
Resolution: 1
Accuracy: + or - 2%
Batteries: 4 x 1.5v (700 hours of use)
Dimensions: 150mm x 29mm x 20mm
Weight: 51g

How to Use the EC Tester

Check out the One Stop Grow Shop Blog to find out how to control nutrient strength.

It should be noted the EC pen reads in μS/cm (micro siemens per centimetre). Converting this number to EC or CF is incredibly easy.

A reading of 1900 would be equivalent to 1.9 EC or CF19.

A reading of 0300 would be equivalent to 0.3 EC or CF03