• Proven to be as accurate as laboratory methods

  • Available as a stand-alone kit, supplied in it's own case, or as part of suite of testing equipment

  • Confirm quantity of fuel delivered & verify that the correct grade of fuel has been delivered
Quick Contact
CAPTCHA
This question is for testing whether you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.

Related Products

Marine Fuel Density meter

Density MeterFuel is delivered from the bunker barge by volume and confirmed by meter or tape soundings. It is paid for by mass with a conversion relying on an accurate density reading. The density meter provides that and more. CCAI, Density in Vacuo, Viscosity conversion. The Density Meter measures more than just diesel & residual bunker fuel density:

  • Confirm the quantity of fuel delivered, correcting volume to density
  • Verify that the correct grade of fuel has been delivered under ISO 8217
  • Estimate the combustion performance (CCAI) and correct viscosity in cP to cSt. 

Most oils can be measured at 50°C with an option at 70°C very viscous fuels. The calculator provides Density in kg/m3 @ 15°C in a vacuo. For a known viscosity it will convert Censtistokes or Centipoise and calculate CCAI*. Purchased as a stand-alone kit supplied in its own case or as part of a more extensive suite of testing equipment in the Fuel and Lube Oil Lab or Power Plant Lab. The Density Meter has been proven to be as accurate as laboratory methods.  

Note: The Diesel and Fuel Density Meter must not be used for heating any liquids other than diesel or residual fuel oils. It is not suitable for use with any fuels with a low flash point temperature (e.g. gasoline). 
* CCAI = Calculated Carbon Aromaticity Index


 


Specification

Accuracy:Typically within ± 0.1% (800-1010 kg/m³)
Calculations:Density in kg/m³at 15°C in vacuo, centiPoise to centiStokes, CCAI - Calculatd Carbon Aromaticity Index
Correlation:ASTM D1298 IP160
Dimensions:18 cm x 23 cm x 10 cm
Power:110/240 VAC (autoselected)
Range:800 to 1010 kg/m³ @ 15°C
Temperature:50°C and 70°C
Test Time:Heating from 15°C 10 mins, Repeat test maximum 30 seconds
Weight:2.20 kg
Spare Hydrometers
Part NumberRange, Relative Density
AS-K3-014-KW0.80 - 1.01 @ 15°C
AS-K3-015-KW0.85 - 0.95 @ 15°C
AS-K3-016-KW0.90 - 1.01 @ 15°C

Bunker Fuel

Latest News

The Holroyd MCH-HMI Unit
Parker Kittiwake is pleased to announce the launch of the Holroyd HMI (Human Machine Interface) Unit... Read More...
Guide to Emission Analysers for Industrial & Marine
Procal are world leaders in continuous emission analysers and continuous emissions monitoring system... Read More...
Parker Kittiwake at the Propulsion & Emissions Conference
Parker Kittiwake will be attending and sponsoring the 36th Propulsion and Emissions Conference, held... Read More...