Have a Question? Talk to a Specialist! Call 1-800-739-7706

Portable Water Flow Meters - Stream Flow Velocity

Hach FH950

Hach FH950

 
DailyWeeklyMonthly
$ 90 $ 280 $ 700

Environmental Equipment & Supply rents the Hach FH950, a lightweight, portable water flow velocity meters.  The Hach FH950 that's ideal for both environmental and sewer/wastewater flow measurement. The Hach FH950 is the replacement for the Flo-Mate 2000, which was considered the industry standard for measuring water flow in areas like open channels or streams. Building on this legacy, the FH950 features a simpler interface, more accurate measurements and greater overall functionality. To learn more about renting the FH950, contact Environmental Equipment & Supply directly.

Benefits of the Hach FH950

The FH950 portable flow/velocity meter has been designed from the ground up to reduce time wasted by providing a simple step-by-step user interface that eliminates the hassles associated with water flow monitoring in the field. Key benefits of the FH950 include:

  • Convenience and accuracy - The FH950's user interface simplifies programming provides real-time data and downloads direct to a PC. The unit features onboard storage that reduces man-hours up to 50% by eliminating the need for manual data logging. A USB interface simplifies transfer to a PC while an internal computer automates calculation of total discharge based on USGS and ISO methods.
  • Portability - Weighing just 1.5 lbs., the portable battery-powered FH950 is designed rugged for field use while providing accurate velocity measurements. The FH950 offers one-handed operation and features the lowest maintenance and calibration requirements of any product on the market today.
  • Accuracy - Powered by an intelligent electromagnetic sensor, the FH950 can take reliable flow measurements, even in streams where low velocity or dirty water make conventional sampling difficult. Simple to use, the Hach FH950 makes the process easy for determining stream velocities for required discharge measurements. It can also be used for calibrating flumes and weirs.

Applications

Thanks to its simple operation and industry-leading accuracy, the FH950 makes an ideal rental unit for different applications. Use the FH950 for measuring and monitoring:

  • Rivers & Streams Velocity
  • Flume/Weir Calibration
  • Mining Flows

Standard Features

The Hach FH950 employs an electromagnetic sensor with no moving parts, delivering accuracy and reliability in any field condition. Standard features available on all rental units include:

  • Data storage for as many as 10 profiles, with up to 32 stations per profile 
  • Water-resistant, shockproof housing that provides superior protection against the elements
  • A large, full-color display that can be read even in direct sunlight
  • One-handed operation, with large buttons that are easy-to-use even when wearing gloves
  • Zero Stability: ±0.05 ft/s 
  • Accuracy: ±2% of reading + zero stability 
  • Range: -0.5 to +20 ft/s (-0.15 to 6 m/s)

Renting From Environmental Equipment & Supply

The Hach FH950 is available to rent by the day, week or month, with discounts available for longer periods. Rentals come equipped with everything your team needs to begin water flow measurement in the field, including 20 feet of cable and a standard wading rod kit, 8 foot depth. All units are fully calibrated and serviced before being sent out.

We are proud to serve customers throughout the continental United States — contact Environmental Equipment & Supply for more information about shipping rates and availability.

The Hach FH950 is available to rent by the day, week or month, with discounts available for longer periods. Rentals come equipped with everything your team needs to begin water flow measurement in the field, including 20 feet of cable and a standard wading rod kit, 8 foot depth. All units are fully calibrated and serviced before being sent out.

We are proud to serve customers throughout the continental United States — contact Environmental Equipment & Supply for more information about shipping rates and availability.