Removing PR53SD refractometer from retractor - PR53 - PR53AC - PR53AP - PR53GC - PR53GP - PR53M - PR53SD - PR53W

PR53 Series User Guide

Document code
M212898EN
Revision
E
Language
English
Product
PR53
PR53AC
PR53AP
PR53GC
PR53GP
PR53M
PR53SD
PR53W
Document type
User guide
Before starting, locate the emergency shower.
  • Refractometer
  • 19‑mm wrench
Follow these instructions to remove the PR53SD refractometer from the retractor. Contact Vaisala technical support for further assistance if needed.
Scan the QR code to watch a video of the installation and removal of the refractometer: https://youtu.be/UVMlfPiz3-4?si=1OQtPKXKT741jnO_
  1. Familiarize yourself with the safety instructions of the installation site.
  2. Open screws to remove the back plate.
  3. Disconnect wires from the wiring header.
  4. Loosen and remove the nuts using a 19-mm wrench.
    WARNING Do not open the capped nuts. The pressurized process liquid will burst out and could result in death or serious injury.
  5. Rotate the hand wheel until it stops.
    The refractometer is not yet fully out.
  6. Close the isolation valve by turning the valve handle 90 degrees.
  7. Rotate the hand wheel until it stops.