Mercury/Mercury Oxide Reference Electrode

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932-00008

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Mercury/Mercury Oxide Reference Electrode (Hg/HgO), a reference electrode based on the reaction between elemental Mercury and Mercury Oxide. Filled with potassium hydroxide (20% w/w). Electrode potential is 98 mV vs. Normal Hydrogen Electrode (NHE)

  • Laboratory grade PTFE/PP plastic shaft
  • Porous junction tip is made with electroporous plastic
  • Reference electrode body length is 14 cm
  • Main body diameter is 15 mm, and is 8 mm at the glass junction
  • Cable connection is 4 mm banana plug
  • Includes Safety Data Sheet and black protective cover for junction tip

*Note: The fill solution is potassium hydroxide

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