Digital Hand-held PAL-3

Innovative design makes it easy to pour out and remove a sample, but difficult to spill the sample. Equipped with External Light Interference (ELI) which displays a warning message if the ambient light is too intense.

  • Prism is made of highly durable optical glass to prevent scratching
  • Automatic temperature compensation (ATC)
  • Metal sample stage allows the sample temperature to conform quickly and evenly to the prism temperature for accurate measurements
  • Sample size is just 2-3 drops
  • Measurement time is just 3 seconds
  • Calibrate with water, no more standard solutions
  • Can be cleaned under running water
  • IP65 water resistant
  • Large, easy-to-read LCD
  • Ergonomically designed for one-handed operation


Model PAL-3
Cat.No. 3830
Range Brix : 0.0 to 93.0 %
Resolution Brix : 0.1%
Temperature : 0.1゚C
Accuracy ±0.1 %
Temperature compensation 10 to 100 ゚C
Common Specification
Sample Volume 2 to 3 drops
Measurement Time About 3 seconds
Power Supply 2 × AAA Batteries
Battery Life About 11,000 measurements (When using AAA Batteries. About 1,500 times for PAL-S only)
International Protection Class IP65 Water resistant
Dimensions & Weight 5.5 × 3.1 × 10.9cm 100g (main unit only)
  • Atago PAL-1
  • Atago PAL-2
  • Atago PAL-3
  • Atago PAL-α
  • Atago PAL-BX/RI

Designed with a full Range (Brix 0.0 to 93.0%), the PAL-3 works perfectly for measuring almost any samples. This model has been modified to have a high measurement accuracy at +/-0.1% Brix, the highest accuracy model in PAL series.

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