DelAgua Single Incubator

DWT Code: 10098
Supplier Code: DWT10098
  • The DelAgua Single Incubator is the most popular portable water testing system in the developing world
  • Tests for: thermotolerant (faecal) coliforms, turbidity, free and total chlorine, pH and  temperature
  • Internal battery, which can be re-charged from mains or a car battery
  • 16-test capacity
Designed to carry out six basic tests to measure the quality of drinking water.

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The DelAgua Single Incubator Kit can carry out six basic water tests to determine the quality of drinking water. The kit was designed to be used where laboratory facilities do not exist, but can equally be used in a permanent location. Thermotolerant (faecal) Coliform counts can be obtained within 16 to 18 hours of sampling giving reliable indication of sanitary risk.

Each kit is supplied with a complete pack of consumables for 200 tests.

Upgrades and accessories are available to increase the scope of your water quality testing, please contact us for more information.


  • Basic Incubator in Pelican Case
  • Sterile Pasteur Pipettes (3ml) for easy transfer of media x 10
  • Filter Funnel
  • Aluminium Gasket
  • Bronze Discs x 2
  • 3 Sets of 16 Petri Dishes
  • O-rings x 2
  • Silicone Rings x 2
  • Vacuum Pump and Cup
  • Sample Cup
  • Fuse
  • Lanyard
  • Recalibration Incubator Lid
  • Incubator Lid Without Hole
  • Digital timer
  • Handheld Magnifier
  • Comparator (Chlorine & pH)
  • Polypropylene Bottles x 10
  • Methanol Dispenser
  • Tweezers
  • Lubrication Grease
  • Spirit thermometer (-10 to +50°C)
  • Trimmer Tool
  • Turbidity Tube
  • Instruction manual in English (Other languages available, please ask)
  • External battery power lead
  • Battery charger with 2-pin plug
  • Consumables Pack for 200 Plates Including:
  • Membrane Filters and Pads (x 200)
  • Pad Dispenser
  • Culture Medium (38.1g)
  • DPD No.1 Tablets (x250)
  • DPD No.3 Tablets (x250)
  • Phenol Red Tablets (x250)


  • Complete Kit Weight: 10kg
  • Dimensions: 34.4 x 14.6 x 29.7cm
  • Test Capacity: 16
  • Filter Size: 47mm / 0.45µm pore size
  • Incubator Temperature: 44°C
  • Power Source: Internal battery, capable of 5 incubation cycles between charges. Can be recharged from mains or a car battery. Includes 2-pin standard European plug.
  • Additional Items Required: You will need a pressure cooker, portable steriliser or access to an autoclave, Methanol (approx 1ml per test), Distilled Water, 1L Measuring Cylinder or Beaker and Clean Cloths

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