SetaCheck Biodiesel Plus - SA5550-0

ASTM D8274

SetaCheck Biodiesel Plus 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 80% 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.

SetaCheck Biodiesel Plus - SA5550-0


  • 0.1% to 80% measurement range
  • No dilution required, samples measured directly
  • Internal rechargeable battery
  • Bright backlit screen displays the Biodiesel concentration (% by volume)
  • Can store both a factory and a local calibration
  • User calibration available via PC software
  • Includes optional built-in 9:1 dilution mode
  • Correlates with EN 14078



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 80%
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)36x15x20cm
Weight1 kg

Download product profile

To view our full range of products, download our latest Product Profile here.

Product profile image

Want to know more?

View our full range of products, or simply get in contact with us for more information.

Features equipment