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ORIGINAL DRY FOAM FRISBEE-TYPE DEPOSIT DUST GAUGE

This instrument is designed to measure dust deposition, usually quoted as mg/sq m/day
Please note that this instrument has been superseded by the New Dry Foam Frisbee-type Gauge, but that spares are still available.

CONTENTS OF KIT

  • Plastic-coated collapsible steel support structure with tripod base

  • Anodized aluminium frisbee-type collector with 227mm diameter aperture

  • 5-litre (optional 10-litre) HDPE collecting bottle

  • Stainless steel / nylon bird guard

  • Polyester foam dust trap

  • Spare dust trap and bottle

  • Allen key, 2.5mm

  • Optional sticky pad adaptor

  • Weight approx. 8kg

BENEFITS

  • Higher collection efficiency and considerably lower cost than the BS1747Pt1 deposit gauge

  • Bird guard reduces risk of polluted samples from bird strikes

  • Foam dust trap reduces sample contamination from falling leaves, etc. and prevents splash-out

  • Large capacity collecting bottle will accommodate 120mm rain (240mm with the 10-litre bottle) and has wide neck permitting easy access for cleaning and removal of deposits. Click here for an approximate idea of UK rainfall.

  • Tripod base, which can be spiked down, ensures stability on uneven surfaces

  • Plastic coating and anodizing gives durability in hostile environments

  • Optional cylindrical sticky pad adaptor 100mm dia x 150mm high can be clamped to the stand, permitting directional sampling

  • Various baseplates or special-purpose stands available by arrangement

  • Legs and cross-braces can be removed for transport/storage purposes

  • Spares and repairs available

  • For instructions on use of and analysis of results from this type of gauge, see H. Vallack's  protocol

  • Bottle seal available for improved sample security

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