Posts Tagged ‘ORP meters’

ORP Meters: Why Few Water Ionizer Companies Sell Them

A Few of My Meters

It’s been awhile since I posted my original article on ORP meters.  Since that time not a lot has changed.  I’ve spent more money on newer meters, replacement probes, solutions and materials for conditioning them and enhancing performance.  My position remains the same.  Buyer be aware of what you’re getting into.

Recently, one water ionizer company that had been offering these meters for sale to customers made the decision to stop selling ORP meters.  It was no surprise to me.  I was actually shocked when I first realized that they were offering them for sale.  Here’s why the company decided to STOP selling ORP meters – and why you won’t find water ionizer companies or dealers offering them for sale…

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pH & ORP Meters: Read Before You Buy/Test

ORP_Meter_NoBackgroundI’m going to come right out and say it – I hate these things.    Not so much the pH meters, all in all they are reasonable to work with.  But the ORP meters -  I’ve spent thousands of dollars and countless hours trying to find something that will work reliably and consistently.    I’m not alone in this.   I’ve talked with owners and tech support people from many of the water ionizer companies thinking maybe there was something I was missing.    The only bright spot in my ORP meter misadventures has been discovering that I was not alone in my frustrations.

Before you invest in an ORP meter or a combo pH/ORP meter there are some things that you really need to know.

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