Industrial Test Systems Enters Craft Brew Market with New Testing Kits

Test Smarter and Brew Better with the World’s Best Handheld Smart Photometer System

Rock Hill, SC, April 14, 2015, ­­­— Industrial Test Systems, Inc. (ITS) announced today the worldwide release of their Smart Brew™ Kit and Smart Brew Advanced™ Kit (, the world’s first handheld, smart photometer system for measuring the craft brewer’s water quality. Using the patented eXact iDip® Smart Photometer System the two kits are the first and only to integrate 2–way wireless communication with a Smartphone. The multilingual app is the brain of the system which allows limitless possibilities including lab accuracy, free upgrades, test customization (over 35 available), mobile sharing, and data organization.

The Smart Brew™ Starter Kit and Smart Brew Advanced™ Kit measure the key parameters for making the beer taste best. The two kits measure: calcium hardness, chloride, magnesium hardness, pH, sodium, sulfate, total alkalinity and total hardness. This is the first meter designed for the craft brew market that directly calculates these values with no math required. Included in the Smart Brew Advanced™ kit is the VisionPlus digital pH meter so brewers can monitor pH from start to finish. Both Smart Brew™ kits allow the craft brewer to focus on what’s important, the taste and quality of the beer!

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