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Old 11-03-2001, 08:37 PM
MATTHEW MATTHEW is offline
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Quick pH tester

I heard about a small device that when placed in the soil will give an accurate pH reading within minutes. Does anyone know where these are sold?
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Old 11-03-2001, 08:50 PM
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off hand...

http://www.gemplers.com/

There are more I am sure.
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Old 11-14-2001, 09:21 PM
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Also found some cheaper ones at: http://www.toolland.com/
Type test into the search area. Had a few differant testers including PH, moisture, and one time use multiple test kits.
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Old 11-15-2001, 09:43 AM
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After reading this post I ched lowes yesterday.
They have several testers available. Some cheap some a little more not sure how acurate they are though.
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Old 11-17-2001, 11:11 PM
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Let's hear some responses out there. Which of these things do you all have-what works best. The $4.95 one - the picture is rather vague. Is it a box full of litmus papers with a plastic holder?
Gempler's has one that gets a quick pH reading AND a fertilizer analyzer for $25.00. (with no mixing needed) This one might be what I want.
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Old 11-18-2001, 08:04 PM
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I have one I paid $11:00 for, does not really work well, I have used one of the nice $100.00+ types they were ckd with Lab equip. and found to be right on,,,,Mine was compared with lab equip. it was consistently .5 off high and low
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Old 11-24-2001, 09:19 PM
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northern tool has three that will check ph mouisture light nitrogen potash fert levels phosphorus acid and alkaline from10.00 to25.00 bucks
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