SetaCheck Biodiesel - SA5500-0

ASTM D8274

SetaCheck Biodiesel is a handheld instrument designed to provide fast, accurate and repeatable on-site measurement of biodiesel content in diesel fuel blends.

Using unique, Mid-IR technology, the analyser has a measurement range of 0.1% to 40% biodiesel. Only 2 ml of sample is required and a test is completed in less than 1 minute with results displayed on a bright backlit screen.

SetaCheck's test procedure is simple, requiring no special technical skills or laboratory conditions, making it ideal for batch checking fuels at terminals to monitoring standby fuel supplies.

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SetaCheck Biodiesel - SA5500-0


  • 0.1% to 40% measurement range
  • Internal rechargeable battery
  • No dilution required, samples measured directly
  • Correlates with EN 14078
  • User calibration available via PC software



Supplied with: USB charging cable, 3 x tube assembly, 2 x sample beakers, disposable gloves, USB with manual and a quick start guide.


ASTM D8274 Standard Test Method for Determination of Biodiesel (Fatty Acid Methyl Esters) Content in Diesel Fuel Oil by Portable Rapid Mid-Infrared Analyzer


Range0.1% to 40%
Operating temperature5 - 40 °C
Test durationLess than 1 minute
Measuring units% by volume
Sample volumeApprox 2 ml
Number of testsIn excess of a hundred tests on a single charge
ChargingMicro USB
PowerRechargeable lithium ion battery
Size (HxWxD)3.6 cm x 15 cm x 20 cm
Weight1 kg
CCCN CodeTariff 90268020

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