SCIENTIFIC Solutions has been appointed distributor for the Analytical Spectral Devices (ASD) range of laboratory and commercial field near infrared (NIR) instruments in Australia and New Zealand. ASD manufactures rapid, precise analytical and quality control NIR instruments covering 350nm to 2500nm in three ranges.
The AgriSpec NIR analyser is designed for field analysis of soils and vegetation. It is suitable for analysing a range of organic and inorganic materials, including nutrient and moisture properties in soil, composition of manure and other biosolids applied as fertilizer to agricultural lands, animal forage, food products, wood products, paper, textiles and petrochemicals.
It is a compact and field-portable precision instrument with a full spectral range (350nm-2500nm) and rapid data collection (1/10th of a second per spectrum). Including ASD's fibre optic contact probe, it is lightweight, rugged and affordable. Combined with the ASD Leaf Clip, the AgriSpec it becomes a usefu tool for a wide range of field applications.