Comparison between the Lovibond BD 600, Hach BOD Track II & Merck Xylem Oxitop BOD Analyzer
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Comparison between the Lovibond BD 600, Hach BOD Track II & Merck Xylem Oxitop BOD Analyzer

Here we are compare the BOD Analyzer of top 3 water testing manufacturing companies. BOD (Biological Oxygen Demand) is one of the most critical and major parameter to check the quality of the water. It is used in the mostly all water treatment labs where water testing takes places.

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Merck Xylem Oxitop BOD Analyzer

  1. Its working is based on the Pressure Measurement technique.
  2. The Screen is small in the comparison  of the other competitor BOD Analyzer
  3. Have the BOD measurement ranges of up to 4,000 mg/l but can be measured using different sample volumes.
  4. No USB and RS232 port available in this
  5. IP 54 Protection
  6. Not showing Graph in the older versions

Hach BOD Track II BOD Analyzer

  1. Its working is based on the Pressure Measurement technique.
  2. The Screen is large and show all the parameters in the screen
  3. The BOD range is upto 700 mg/l where we compare this other which offer upto 4000 mg/l.
  4. RS232 port available, by which you can transfer data from instrument to your working PC
  5. Showing the Graph

Lovibond BD600 BOD Analyzer

  1. In the comparison of the other two it shows the best in all as per the specifications, it also uses the same method.
  2. The Screen is largest in the comparison of the others
  3. The measurement BOD Range is upto 0 to 4000 mg/l.
  4. IP 54 Sensor Head
  5. Automatic Storage hourly (1 day) interval or every 2 hours (2 days) or daily (3-28 days)
  6. Interface USB host port (USB stick), USB device port (computer) & SD card by which you can easily export the data.