Water Test Kit: Basic Single Incubator


Water testing kit designed to monitor water quality for E.Coli, Cholera, Salmonella and other faecal waterborne pathogens. The kit has a built in rechargeable battery and can operate up to a full week between charges, performing up to 5 incubation cycles. This makes the kit popular for remote site surveying in difficult conditions, where access to electricity and laboratory testing facilities may be limited. The kit performs 6 basic tests and is intended primarily for field use, but can be equally useful in laboratory conditions.

A full set of consumables for 200 tests are provided with the kit and a wide range of upgrades and accessories are always available to further increase the scope of your testing.

Supplied complete with instruction manual.

This kit is supplied in accordance with the following agency specifications:

Oxfam LogoIFRC & RCS Approved



The basic single incubator performs the following tests:

  • Turbidity Test – measures the amount of suspended matter in the water.
  • Chlorine & pH Tests – Enabling fast assessment of chlorine levels, which helps to  increase efficiency of dosing control to ensure there is sufficient chlorine present to maintain the safety of the water supply.
  • Thermotolerant (faecal) Coliform Count – Providing a reliable indication of sanitary risk within 14 to 18 hours of sampling.  

IFRC & RCS (Red Cross & Red Crescent) order code: KWATWLAB02

Oxfam order code: FKB/1  

Product Specifications

Kit Includes:

  • Sturdy Pelican carrying case with lid.
  • External battery power lead with 2 pin standard European plug.
  • Battery charger.
  • Sterile Pasteur Pipettes, Filter funnel, Aluminium gasket, Bronze discs, O-rings, Silicone rings, Vacuum pump & cup
  • Petri dishes, Sample cup, Fuse, Lanyard, Comparator, Handheld magnifier, Polypropylene bottles, Methanol dispenser, Tweezers
  • Lubrication grease, Spirit thermometer, Trimmer tool, Turbidity tube, Membrane filters & pads, Pad dispenser, Culture medium
  • Free & total chlorine test tablets, pH test tablets.


HS Code: 84198998 UK

Weight 10 kg
Dimensions 35 × 15 × 30 cm

Downloads for this product:

Water Testing Equipment General InformationWater Testing Kit Manual

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