Who made the hydrometer?

Answer Greek scientist and scholar Hypatia of Alexandria is credited with inventing the hydrometer. Hypatia's invention measures the specific gravity of the liquid being tested. According to Inventions.or... Read More »

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How to Read a Hydrometer?

A hydrometer is a measurement tool, usually made from a weighted glass tube, used to test the specific gravity of liquid or the density of the liquid in ratio to water. The idea behind the hydromet... Read More »

How to Calibrate a Hydrometer?

If you ever want to brew your own beer, or make wine you will need to use a hydrometer. You need to get accurate results or you are wasting your time. A really accurate hydrometer will cost a fortu... Read More »

How to Build a Hydrometer?

Hydrometers are graduated floating devices that measure the densities of liquids. Hydrometers are commonly used in the making of wine, beer, and spirits to monitor the fermentation process and are ... Read More »

How to Make a Hydrometer?

A hydrometer is a very simple device that allows you to measure the density of various liquids relative to water. Hydrometers are used for a myriad of different purposes: they are used to measure t... Read More »