Installation & Connectivity

Innovative and Clever Installation Methods

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Not sure how to choose the correct installation and hardware for your process? Here's everything you need to know.  


The foundation of any reliable measurement solution is utilizing the correct installation and hardware techniques. Not only does this provide stable and predictable measurement outcomes, but it also facilitates ease of access, for maintenance and calibration. At Turtle Tough we pride ourselves on going that extra mile to make sure you have the complete solution. We have developed a wide range of installation hardware to ensure our pH and ORP sensors can perform at their best while making your job easier.


Types of Installation Hardware  


Immersion Rod


Allows easy access from the top of the tanks direct into critical measurement locations.

  • Allows sensor installation from the top of a tank
  • 316 Stainless steel
  • 3 metres long
  • Supplied as 2 pieces of 1.5m (L)
    • a) Rod top section
    • b) Rod bottom section
  • Comes with:
    • Tank holder assembly
    • Female fittings
    • Mounting plate

Drop Tube Submersion


Drop a sensor directly into a tank without any attachments using Turtle Tough’s 5 metre Drop Tube.

  • Designed for submersion depths
  • Designed for submersion depths greater than 3 metres
  • Improves the ease of retrieving sensors for cleaning and calibration
  • Improves operator safety
  • Acts as a guide tube holding the sensor in the preferred measurement location
  • Allows shorter cable runs on the sensor
  • Ideal for tank mounting

Hot-Tap Inline


The unique Turtle Tough Hot-TapThe unique Turtle Tough Hot-Tap assembly allows a fast and easy insertion and removal of sensors directly into process tanks or pipes at pressures up to 100 PSIG.

  • 316 Stainless steel
  • Flush sensors with cleaning solution before removal from process
  • Single or double ball valve available
  • Stainless, Duplex or SAF available
  • 2", 1" or 1/2" available
  • Comes with:
    • Valve
    • Body with Pressure relief valve
    • Top threaded fitting

Sanitary Tri-Clover Inline

The Turtle Tough Sanitary Sensor holder has been designed for installations with Tri-Clover fittings

  • FDA 3A Grade 316SS Sanitarysensor holder
  • Allows accurate sensor insertion• Custom lengths and sizes available on request
  • Includes:
    • Sensor holder
    • Customsanitary flange sizes: 1 1/2", 2",2 1/2"
    • Cable gland
    • (IP69K optional)

Twist Lock Inline


 Allows for rapid insertion and removal of the sensor inline applications.

  • The 1" Turtle Tough Twist Lock receptacle fits together with any suitable mating 1" Turtle Tough Twist Lock Sensor.
  • Designed to interface with a 1" FNPT pipe tee fitting.
  • Easy line installation and removal
  • 1" MNPT male thread for inline installation
  • Available in Kynar or PEEK plastic
    • Kynar – 50 PSIG
    • PEEK – 100 PSIG

Front-end Inline


All standard immersion type sensors have a 3/4" front-end thread that can interface directly with the process.