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Rental: Apogee MQ-510 Par Meter: Full-Spectrum Underwater Quantum Meter + Wand

8 reviews

Provides research-grade underwater measurements under all light sources, including LEDs with Apogee's full-spectrum underwater quantum meter. 

The MQ-510 quantum meter is designed for underwater PAR measurements and already applies the sensor's immersion effect correction factor to the meter readings through firmware.

The meter provides excellent measurements under all light sources, including LEDs. The meter consists of a waterproof quantum sensor attached via water-proof cable to a handheld meter. The waterproof sensor incorporates a blue-enhanced silicon photodiode and custom optical filters with a rugged, anodized aluminum body with acrylic diffuser. The underwater quantum sensor is typically used in saltwater aquariums where corals are grown. Note: The handheld meter is not waterproof, only the sensor and cable are waterproof.

 

Apogee Par Meter User Manual

 

PAR meter does not qualify for free shipping. 

A shipping label for return will be provided which will be deducted from the deposit  

All items must be returned in the condition they were received or will result in a loss of deposit. In the event that the par meter is late, the renter will be charged for another billing cycle. The Rental period begins the day the meter is received. For instance, one a three-day rental period, if the meter is delivered on Monday it would need to be tended to the shipping carrier Wednesday. 

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We process orders Monday through Wednesday. In addition orders are shipped via FedEx though various services; FedEx Overnight, Fedex 2 Day Shipping, and Fedex Home Delivery or Ground for commercial addresses.

Our bottles are FDA approved for food contact, strong, lightweight, and completely recyclable. Rest assured keeping your reef adequately fed is environmentally friendly.

If you're not ready to use your tisbe or apo copepods once you receive them you can store them by removing the cap and storing them at room temperature out of direct sunlight.

For Rotifers, and Tig pods remove the cap and store them in the fridge until ready.

Tisbe copepods reproduce extremely well in a reef tank. Keep in mind that the ability to establish a population depends on reproduction exceeding predation. Therefore if you have a lot of predation based on your reef tank stock, it's important to introduce an adequate amount.

The best time to introduce copepods is once the tank inhabitants are not very active. This would be once the lights are off after they have been fed heavily. They can be introduce into the display, back chamber of an all in one, or in a refugium.

No problem, just here over here and reach out to us and we'll get back to you with the best approach to keeping your reef thriving.

Make sure to give us enough information about your tank.

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    VZ
    03/25/2022
    Vicki Z.
    United States United States

    Par meter rental

    Great

    DG
    03/11/2021
    Dan G.
    United States United States

    Par meter

    Shipping was fast. Unit came with extra battery and mounting rod for the meter. Meter was easy to use.

    DR
    12/03/2020
    Dustin R.
    United States United States

    Life Saver!!!

    Best thing you can do for the coral in your tank! Glad I rented this from PYR. Sent inside a Pelican box along with a wand. They even give you a return label for paid shipping back. There is a hefty deposit you must put down, but understandable given the price of one of these units!

    GG
    10/07/2020
    German G.
    United States United States

    Very handy!!!

    It was great and it came on handy! My par was way off. Its great that you can rent it instead on spending $500+ to only use it a handful of times

    SB
    09/04/2020
    Scott B.
    United States United States

    Great experience

    Wonderful

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