Aethalometer® - Model AE42 - Magee Scientific Aethalometer
The Magee Scientific Aethalometer model AE42 has been discontinued, service, spare parts and accessories are still availableThe Portable Aethalometer® Model AE42 measures light absorption by suspended aerosol particles at two wavelengths: 880 nm (IR), quantitative for the mass of ‘Black’ Carbon; and 370 nm (UV), indicating aromatic organic compounds.
The model AE42 features portable format with an internal battery and the ability to be run from an AC adaptor or an external battery. Data is stored on an internal flash card and the instrument can be interfaced via RS-323 port to enable GPS input or data communication.
This instrument is widely used for studying indoor air quality, and for the mobile mapping of the air quality impacts of localized sources.
The Portable Aethalometer may also be supplied with 7 wavelength light sources upon request.
- Black Carbon