ProSample Automated Sampler

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The ProSample series of fully automated samplers expands the YSI offering in the wastewater, stormwater and industrial wastewater markets, as well as others. With two portable options, the ProSample P and the ProSample PM are designed to be user-friendly and easy to program.
The proprietary peristaltic pump of the ProSample series, allows for accurate sampling volumes, by using a two sensor design versus the more common one sensor design of most peristaltic pumps. The samplers come with two sets of tubing, one for operation and one as a spare. The spring loaded roller bearings of the pump provide longer tube life, up to 20% longer than the competition.
Programming the ProSample series is quick and user-friendly. Calibration time takes less than 2 minutes and can be done on the sampler or on a PC with YSIConnect software. Once the sampler is ready for operation, a light will flash green as a visual indication the sampler is properly programmed and calibrated.
Sampling based on time, flow or event are easily programmable on the ProSample keypad. The automated sampler is battery operated and has an extended battery life and can get up to 550 samples from one battery charge.
After samples and data are collected, the data log is easily recovered using a USB flash drive which can be loaded into a PC. The ProSample series does not require a laptop to download data. The ProSample series has non-volatile data memory for up to 5 years, so you never have to worry about your data if power is lost.

  • Technical Data
  • Features 
Accuracy Single sample volume accuracy on peristaltic pump is + 5% or + 5 mL
Calibration Automatic (adjustable) or manual
Certifications CE sampling according to ISO 5667-10, EN 16479
Climate Control Insulated sample compartment – insulation thickness of 20 mm (0.78 in)
Connectivity / Communications Mini-USB, RS232, Connection via USB and PC (YSIConnect must be installed on PC)
Data Management Stores sampling and malfunction data, bottle changes, messages, external signals
Keypad Graphic display (128 x 64 pixels), back lit
Material Housing: PE (polyethylene) Tubing: PVC, L =5 m (16.4 ft), ID=10 mm (0.39 in) maximum, hose length = 30 m (98.43 ft)
Measurement Range Range A: 5 minutes (adjustable) or greater; Range B: 10 minutes or greater
Memory Up to 3000 entries, non-volatile data memory for up to 5 years
Operating Temperature 0 to 50ºC (32 to 122°F)
Power 12 V/ 7.2 Ah lead storage battery (maintenance free, leak proof); 115V or 230V operation by means of battery charger in buffer mode
Programming 12 user-defined selectable programs
Pumping Speed >0.5 m/s (1.64 ft/s) at suction height up to 5 m (16.4 ft) at 1013 Pa; pump capacity can be adjusted electronically
Sample Temperature 0 to 40ºC (32 to 104°F)
Sampling Peristaltic Pump: 20 – 10,000 mL (flow proportional)
Signal Inputs Analog: (2) 4-20 mA
Digital: (8) Flow, event, 1 input can be programmed independently
Size P = 500 x 740 mm (19.8 x 29.1 in) PM = 400 x 650 mm (15.74 x 23.82 in)
Suction Height Maximum 6.5 m (21.33 ft) at 1013h Pa
Weight P= 15 kg (33 lbs) PM = 9 kg (19.8 lbs)
  • Robust PE, double-walled, insulated housing for
    temperature control
  • Easy tube replacement for minimal downtime
  • Spring-loaded roller bearings in peristaltic pump providing longer tubing life, up to 20% longer than
    competition
  • Highly accurate sample volume using two captive sensors in the peristaltic pump for volume control
  • User-friendly, simple programming and calibration from sampler or PC
  • Long battery life – up to 550 samples per battery charge
  • Data recovery via USB and does not require direct transfer to a laptop
  • Non-volatile data memory for up to 5 years, so you never have to worry about losing your data if power is lost
  • “Mini” PM option has smaller footprint

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