Pooltest 6 Photometer

  • Pooltest 6, soft case (SPS006D)
  • Pooltest 6, soft case, extended range (SPS006X)
  • Pooltest 6, hard case (SPH006D)
  • Pooltest 6, hard case, extended range (SPH006X)

The Pooltest 6 provides simple and effective pool testing for service engineers and pool managers. The instrument delivers accurate measurements for Chlorine, Bromine, Alkalinity, Calcium Hardness, Cyanuric Acid and pH; offering the parameters required for a water balance calculation. The Pooltest 6 measures up to 5 ppm Cl2 as standard. Choose the Extended range version to measure up to 10 ppm Cl2:

  • Colorimetric analysis giving accurate and fast digital results
  • Large backlit LCD screen ideal for use in any location
  • On-board memory to store the last 10 results.
Pooltest 6 Photometer


Instrument Type Dual light source colorimeter offering direct-reading of pre-programmed test calibrations
Peak Wavelengths 530 nm, 570 nm
Accuracy ± 1.0% T
Display 128 x 64 pixel LCD with backlight
User Interface Language–free interface with four function keys
Size (W x L x H) and Weight 150 x 65 x 42 mm, 200g
IP Rating IP67
Power Supply 2x 1.5V AA batteries
Memory Capacity Last 10 results. Blank value held in memory until power off or new blank recorded


Select a consumable type to view details and download the related instruction and safety sheet documents for consumables


SPC006 - NDF Check Standards

Neutral Density Filter calibration Check Standards for use with the Pooltest 3 and 6 Photometers

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Additional Information

Soft Case
(Soft Case)
(Ext Range)
(Hard Case)
(Hard Case)
(Ext Range)
Pooltest 6 instrument

Crush/stir rods
4 4 6
Cuvette brush

2 2 44
DPD 1 (0 - 5 ppm) 40 10 10050
DPD 3 (0 - 5 ppm) 40 100
DPD XF (0 - 10 ppm) 40 100
DPD XT (0 - 10 ppm) 40 100
pH phenol red 40 30 100100
Cyanuric acid 20 20 10050
Alkalinity 20 20 100100
Calcium hardness (1 and 2) 20 of each 20 of each 50 of each50 of each
Soft carry case
Hard carry case

Instructions & Brochures

Pool & Spa Brochure

Download the Brochure to view the full range of both digital and visual pool and spa monitoring technologies, together with the list of compatible consumables and accessorises.


User Manual

Instructions for Photometer 3 and 6


Research & Insights

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