LabSys_Vis II Spectrophotometer

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Macherey Nagel Vis II spectrophotometer

Nanocolor Vis Spectrophotometer

  • Revolutionary user-experience
  • 10" HD touch screen operation
  • Intuitive icon-based menu
  • Integrated turbidity control
  • Integrated CIE conforming colour measurements

The new Vis II spectrophotometer from Macherey Nagel is a feature packed, all-rounder to suit most water measuring requirements in the lab.

Quality is a keyword for Macherey Nagel, thus the NANOCOLOR VIS II is equipped with extensive quality control features. This device offers a variety of functions such as standard measurements, multiple determinations and dilution series. This way, the VIS II provides easy to use control options enabling efficient and precise internal quality control.

spectrophotometer cuvette detection

Automatic Cuvette Detection and Recognition

Customer Benefits

  • Easy and intuitive to use - no need for extensive training
  • capacitive touch screen and 10" HD display
  • Cuvette slot for 10, 16, 20, 10 and 50mm cuvettes
  • Precision optics with reference detector technology
  • Barcode scanner automatically recognises tests
  • Colour measurements conforming to CIE
  • Turbidity measurement conforming to EN ISO 7027
  • Absorbance measurement at 180o angle from 2-400 FAU
  • Nephelometric stray light measurement from 0.1-1000NTU
  • Direct link to IQC options
  • Comprehensive result-presentation
  • Auto-run interference (turbidity) detection for MN tube tests
  • Step-by-step programmes
  • User definable special methods
  • Future-proof interface options
  • Easily accessible USB connections
  • Straightforward transfer of data

Technical Data

Type: Spectrophotometer with reference detector technology (RDT)
Light sources: Halogen lamp (visible range) and deuterium lamp (UV range)
Optical system: Monochromator
Wavelength range: 320-1100 nm
Wavelength accuracy: ± 1 nm
Wavelength resolution: 0.1 nm
Wavelength calibration: Automatic
Wavelength selection: Automatic, barcode, manual
Scan speed: 1 complete scan in less than 1 min
Spectral bandwidth: < 4 nm
Photometric range: ± 3.0 E in wavelength range 200–900 nm
Photometric accuracy: 0.005 E at 0.0–0.5 E; 1 % at 0.5–2.0 E
Photometric linearity: < 0.5% at 2 E; = 1% at > 2 E
Stray light: < 0.1 %
Measuring modes: More than 200 pre-programmed tests, 100 optionally programmable methods,
absorbance, transmission, factor, kinetics, 2-point calibration, scan,
nephelometric turbidity measurement
Turbidity measurement: Nephelometric turbidity measurement, 0.1–1000 NTU
Cuvette holder: Test tubes 16 mm OD, rectangular cuvettes 2, 10, 20, 40, 50 mm
Data memory: 16 GB Micro SDHC card, 5000 measured data sets / 100 spectra, GLP conform
Display: HD display, anti-reflective cover glass with projected capacitive touch screen
(PCAP) and background lighting
Operation: Barcode technology, icon-based menu guidance, touch screen
Languages: DE / EN / FR / ES / PT / PL / HU
External light: Insensitive, open cuvette slot
Interfaces: LAN, 2 x USB (Host) 1 x USB (Function) and RS 232
Update: Via Internet / PC and USB stick
Operating range: 10–40 °C, max. 80 % relative humidity (without condensation)
Power supply: 110–240 V, ~50/60 Hz
Dimensions L / W / H: 360 / 400 / 110 mm
Weight: 4.0 kg
Warranty: 2 years
Declaration of conformity:
This device corresponds to the European low-voltage guideline and the European EMC directive.

Nanocolor App


Learn about the Macherey Nagel Smartphone App that can recognise QR codes on Nanocolor test kits. this app can give you the expiry date of the test, can provide certificates, tell you the expiry data, and show you how to use the kit properly. In addition, you can get access to vital safety data just from scanning the QR code.


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