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Technical Learning Which type of infrared sensing technology will work better for my application—an infrared thermometer or a thermal imaging camera?

Wed Nov 20 13:51:48 EST 2019 |

Which type of infrared sensing technology will work better for my application—an infrared thermometer or a thermal imaging camera? There are many applications that require accurate surface temperature measurement but don’t permit the use of a surface probe because it’s not possible to make direct contact with the object whose temperature is being measured.

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Technical Learning How do you split a thermocouple signal?

Wed Nov 20 13:48:44 EST 2019 |

How do you split a thermocouple signal? Thermocouples are simple, low-cost, thermoelectric temperature sensors. They’re used in a wide range of temperature measurement processes and applications.

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Technical Learning How to calculate heater wattage to get to the right temperature?

Wed Nov 20 13:43:52 EST 2019 |

How to calculate heater wattage to get to the right temperature? When selecting a surface heater for use in an industrial process or application, you’ll want to begin by calculating your wattage requirements.

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Technical Learning Why is it so difficult to calibrate a surface probe?

Wed Nov 20 13:36:39 EST 2019 |

Why is it so difficult to calibrate a surface probe? Surface probes house may types of temperature measurement assemblies, including widely-used thermocouples.

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Technical Learning Different Types of Signal Conditioners

Wed Nov 20 13:07:42 EST 2019 |

Different Types of Signal Conditioners Signal conditioners are devices that modify output signals produced by a sensor.

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Technical Learning An Introduction to 3-A Sensors for Sanitary Applications

Fri Oct 18 11:02:10 EDT 2019 |

An Introduction to 3-A Sensors for Sanitary Applications 3-A standards were developed in the 1920’s as way to qualify processes as being sanitary. The objective is to prevent contamination of products produced for human consumption or direct contact.

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Application

Wed Oct 09 15:45:56 EDT 2019 |

How to Measure an Industrial Coffee Grinder Motor’s Temperature During Grinding In this application, the purpose is to measure the temperature of the motor in an industrial coffee grinder during the grinding process to better understand the strain on the motor.

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Application

Wed Oct 09 15:41:54 EDT 2019 |

How to Wirelessly Monitor Temperature for Performance Testing As part of the quality assurance process on refrigeration equipment such as refrigerators, freezers, and cold rails, there is a need to validate that the equipment is operating within specified parameters.

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Application

Wed Oct 09 15:36:43 EDT 2019 |

Benchtop Controller for Mantle Heater Heating mantles are commonly used in laboratories to heat liquids as part of the research process.

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Application

Wed Oct 09 15:28:58 EDT 2019 |

How to Achieve Precise Temperature Regulation of Experimental Materials Using a PID-Controlled Heat Source in Laboratory Applications To investigate whether the thermochromic phase change behavior of polydiacetylene thin films will be altered when placed onto a carbon substrate such as graphene, a researcher developed a transfer heat block whose temperature could be regulated over time.

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Application

Mon Oct 07 13:21:45 EDT 2019 |

How to Bend Guitar Sides with a Silicone Heater There are several ways to bend guitar sides, including the traditional method of using a hot pipe. However, a faster and more cost-efficient method, which has become common, involves using flexible silicone heaters with a thermocouple and controller.

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Application

Thu Sep 26 02:24:25 EDT 2019 |

How to Maintain the Perfect Temperature in a Pizza Oven If you want your pizzas to come out cooked to perfection every time, you need to make sure that your oven temperature consistently maintains the right temperature.

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Product Info Thermal Imaging Camera

Fri Jul 19 09:36:44 EDT 2019 |

Thermal Imaging Camera A thermal imager is a non-contact temperature measurement device.

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Technical Learning How thermal cameras are used in Home Inspections?

Fri Jul 19 09:35:56 EDT 2019 |

How thermal cameras are used in Home Inspections? Thermographic inspections uncover a wide variety of information to help you derive crucial details about your home. Learn more about this application here.

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Technical Learning Top Applications of Thermal Imaging Cameras

Fri Jul 19 09:35:36 EDT 2019 |

Top Applications of Thermal Imaging Cameras In this article some of the most common applications of thermal imagers in a varied set of industries. Click here to discover those.

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Technical Learning How to choose a Thermal Camera?

Fri Jul 19 09:35:19 EDT 2019 |

How to choose a Thermal Camera? Apart from cost and quality, the two major factors that you should keep in mind when buying a thermal imager are Detector Resolution and Thermal Sensitivity.

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Technical Learning FAQ about Thermal Cameras

Fri Jul 19 09:34:45 EDT 2019 |

FAQ about Thermal Cameras Choosing a thermal imaging camera is tricky as they are different from other imaging technologies. Click here to learn about the questions that always puzzle buyers.

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Technical Learning Everything you need to know about Immersion Heaters

Wed Apr 17 10:28:13 EDT 2019 |

Everything you need to know about Immersion Heaters An immersion heater is a device which is installed in a tank or container to heat a liquid. The installation can be over-the-side, flanged, or threaded.

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Technical Learning What is a Polyimide Heater?

Wed Apr 17 10:27:10 EDT 2019 |

What is a Polyimide Heater? Polyimide heaters, also known as Kapton heaters, are made from Kapton, a polyimide film developed by DuPont.

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Technical Learning Tape and Rope Heaters

Wed Apr 17 10:26:25 EDT 2019 |

Tape and Rope Heaters Rope and tape heaters are flexible heaters designed to wrap around pipes, beakers, and other round surfaces. Rope and tape heaters are very similar in that they have similar power densities and construction.

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Technical Learning What are silicone heaters used for?

Wed Apr 17 10:23:50 EDT 2019 |

What are silicone heaters used for? Silicone rubber heaters have a wide range of industrial, commercial, and military applications. These heaters are resistant to radiation, moisture, compression set, weathering, vacuum, fungus, oils, solvents, and chemical attack.

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Technical Learning Temperature Sensors go ‘Hand in Hand’

Wed Apr 17 10:21:05 EDT 2019 |

Temperature Sensors go ‘Hand in Hand’ The value of a products’ ability to complete temperature measuring solutions with quality and reliability.

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Technical Learning Temperature Sensors go ‘Hand in Hand’ with Temperature Transmitters

Wed Apr 17 10:19:50 EDT 2019 |

Temperature Sensors go ‘Hand in Hand’ with Temperature Transmitters A leading temperature sensor manufacturer develops, manufactures and sells thermocouples and Pt100 resistance thermometers (RTDs), cables and connectors, and so much more.

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Technical Learning Stable and Accurate Temperature Signal Readings

Wed Apr 17 10:19:26 EDT 2019 |

Stable and Accurate Temperature Signal Readings A number of applications require signal conditioning devices to operate in extremely harsh environments – natural gas compressors with heavy engine vibration is one example.

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Technical Learning Ship Engine Room Technology Upgrade

Wed Apr 17 10:18:53 EDT 2019 |

Ship Engine Room Technology Upgrade A globally operating shipping and logistics company recently decided to refurbish a number of ships with newer technology.

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Technical Learning Safe and Precise Temperature Transmission and Control

Wed Apr 17 10:17:19 EDT 2019 |

Safe and Precise Temperature Transmission and Control Stable, safe, and high precision measurement of temperature signals in all stages of the manufacturing process is of the essence at a polysulfide plant.

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Technical Learning Quality, Support, and Flexibility

Wed Apr 17 10:15:18 EDT 2019 |

Quality, Support, and Flexibility When it was time to exchange an old panel that controlled a hydrogen compressor an automation technician decided to go with a backplane.

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Technical Learning Problem Solver in the Field

Wed Apr 17 10:14:55 EDT 2019 |

Problem Solver in the Field A project of operating a brand new waste-to-energy line gave an electrical engineer the chance to work with a field mounted HART temperature transmitter like TXUN-HT for the first time.

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Case Study Re-Design of the Electrical Setup of a Mixing Station in an Ex Area

Wed Apr 17 10:14:34 EDT 2019 |

Re-Design of the Electrical Setup of a Mixing Station in an Ex Area Flexibility, safety, and ease-of-use were at the top of the list of requirements when a chemical manufacturer was looking for temperature converters for a mixing station re-design project.

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Case Study Improved Diagnostic Information Resulted in Significant Cost Savings

Wed Apr 17 10:13:47 EDT 2019 |

Improved Diagnostic Information Resulted in Significant Cost Savings On a recent project the data used provided by DRST-CM to develop software modules in the DCS that provide full diagnostics, a client’s company has been able to use the data for preventive maintenance.

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Technical Learning Devices Use Advanced Technology

Wed Apr 17 10:13:02 EDT 2019 |

Devices Use Advanced Technology Using a temperature/mA converter and a display programming front DRST-UN and DRSL-DISPLAY for a variety of applications throughout the plant has made signal monitoring more advanced – and less complicated.

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Technical Learning Danish CHP Station

Wed Apr 17 10:12:35 EDT 2019 |

Danish CHP Station The members of a maintenance team at a Danish power station were fed up getting error messages and false system alarms from one of the boiler’s temperature surveillance systems.

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Case Study The International Temperature Scale of 1990 (ITS-90)

Wed Apr 17 10:07:01 EDT 2019 |

The International Temperature Scale of 1990 (ITS-90) President of the Comité Consultatif de Thermométrie and Vice-President of the Comité International des Poids et Mesures Division of Physics, National Research Council of Canada, Ottawa, K1A OS1 Canada

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Technical Learning Principles of Infrared Thermocouples

Wed Apr 17 10:04:07 EDT 2019 |

Principles of Infrared Thermocouples The IRt/c product line represents a dramatic breakthrough in temperature sensing technology. The IRt/c sensors are unpowered, low cost, and can measure surface temperatures of materials without touching.

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Product Info Thermocouple styles: probe, wire or surface?

Wed Apr 17 10:03:34 EDT 2019 |

Thermocouple styles: probe, wire or surface? Because a thermocouple can take many shapes and forms, it is important to understand how to correctly select the right sensor.

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Technical Learning Cold junction compensation for thermocouples

Wed Apr 17 10:02:33 EDT 2019 |

Cold junction compensation for thermocouples In this article different types of cold junction compensation are review. Discover common practices when accurate thermocouple measurements are required.

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Technical Learning Thermocouple types

Wed Apr 17 10:02:02 EDT 2019 |

Thermocouple types Thermocouples are available in different combinations of metals or calibrations. The most common are the “Base Metal” thermocouples known as Types J, K, T, E and N.

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Product Info What is a PID Controller?

Wed Apr 17 10:01:17 EDT 2019 |

What is a PID Controller? A PID controller is an instrument used in industrial control applications to regulate temperature, flow, pressure, speed and other process variables.

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Technical Learning Thermocouple Response Time

Wed Apr 17 10:00:08 EDT 2019 |

Thermocouple Response Time Time constants calculated for air at room temperature and atmospheric pressure moving with velocity of 65 feet per second for thermocouples

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Technical Learning Thermocouples - Reference Guide

Wed Apr 17 09:58:59 EDT 2019 |

Thermocouples - Reference Guide OMEGACLAD® is a three-part system composed of compacted MgO insulation, thermocouple wire and metal sheath.

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Product Info How to choose a Thermocouple

Wed Apr 17 09:58:01 EDT 2019 |

How to choose a Thermocouple There are different types of thermocouples and their applications may vary. An exposed thermocouple will work best when high response times are required, but an ungrounded thermocouple is better in corrosive environments

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Product Info How to Choose Between a PT100 vs Pt1000?

Wed Apr 17 09:57:33 EDT 2019 |

How to Choose Between a PT100 vs Pt1000? The sensing elements in Resistance Temperature Detectors (RTD’s) can be categorized in terms of the type of metal out of which they’re made and their resistance at a benchmark temperature.

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Product Info What types of RTDs are available?

Wed Apr 17 09:56:34 EDT 2019 |

What types of RTDs are available? Resistance Temperature Detectors (RTDs) available today can generally be categorized into one of two basic types of RTDs, depending on how their temperature sensing element is constructed.

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Product Info What is the Difference Between a 2, 3, and 4 Wire RTD?

Wed Apr 17 09:55:47 EDT 2019 |

What is the Difference Between a 2, 3, and 4 Wire RTD? A Resistance Temperature Detector (RTD) measures temperature using a resistor with a resistance value that changes as its temperature increases or decreases.

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Technical Learning How to Use Ferrite Cores with Instrumentation

Wed Apr 17 09:55:21 EDT 2019 |

How to Use Ferrite Cores with Instrumentation OMEGA’s thermocouple and RTD connectors with built-in nickel-zinc ferrite cores are used where it is desired to suppress electro-magnetic, interference commonly known as EMI.

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Technical Learning Practical Guidelines for Temperature Measurement

Wed Apr 17 09:54:43 EDT 2019 |

Practical Guidelines for Temperature Measurement Temperature can be measured via a diverse array of sensors. All of them infer temperature by sensing some change in a physical characteristic.

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Technical Learning Pt100 Probes

Wed Apr 17 09:54:15 EDT 2019 |

Pt100 Probes Probes may be terminated in a connection head, quick disconnect, terminal block, or extension wire. OMEGA’s standard terminations are pictured on product pages.

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Technical Learning Resistance Elements and RTD’s

Wed Apr 17 09:53:49 EDT 2019 |

Resistance Elements and RTD’s Resistance elements come in many types conforming to different standards, capable of different temperature ranges, with various sizes and accuracies available.

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Technical Learning PFA Fluorocarbon Information

Wed Apr 17 09:51:06 EDT 2019 |

PFA Fluorocarbon Information PFA Fluorocarbon Information

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Technical Learning Infrared Quick Help

Wed Apr 17 09:43:51 EDT 2019 |

Infrared Quick Help When to Use Infrared Temperature Measurement

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Product Info Temperature Control Using PID

Wed Apr 17 09:43:25 EDT 2019 |

Temperature Control Using PID Almost every process control application would benefit from PID control.

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Technical Learning Low Noise Thermocouple System

Wed Apr 17 09:42:24 EDT 2019 |

Low Noise Thermocouple System A low noise thermocouple system consists of a probe, a connector and wire. Each component has distinct noise and they provide a way to reduce electrical noise

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Technical Learning Fuzzy Logic

Wed Apr 17 09:41:32 EDT 2019 |

Fuzzy Logic On/off, PID, microprocessor based, Fuzzy Logic; the evolutionary changes of controls. This brief paper outlines some background of standard PID control and how the implementation of Fuzzy Logic can improve your single feedback control systems.

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Product Info How Does a PID Controller Work?

Wed Apr 17 09:40:00 EDT 2019 |

How Does a PID Controller Work? As its name implies, a PID controller combines proportional control with additional integral and derivative adjustments which help the unit automatically compensate for changes in the system.

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Technical Learning Choosing the Right Temperature Transmitter for Your Application
Technical Learning Infrared pyrometers

Wed Apr 17 01:42:47 EDT 2019 |

Infrared pyrometers Pyrometer is derived from the Greek root pyro, meaning fire. The term pyrometer was originally used to denote a device capable of measuring temperatures of objects above incandescence, objects bright to the human eye.

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Technical Learning What is a thermography?

Tue Apr 16 01:49:50 EDT 2019 |

What is a thermography? Thermography extends the concept of point radiation thermometry to one-dimensional profiles or two-dimensional pictures of non-contact temperature data.

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Technical Learning Non-contact thermometers

Tue Apr 16 01:48:55 EDT 2019 |

Non-contact thermometers Historically a radiation non-contact thermometer consisted of an optical system to collect the energy emitted by the target;

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Technical Learning Flanged Immersion Heaters

Wed Mar 20 00:41:07 EDT 2019 |

Flanged Immersion Heaters Flanged immersion heaters consist of hairpin bent tubular elements welded or brazed into a flange and provided with wiring boxes for electrical connections.

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Technical Learning What is a Cartridge Heater?

Tue Mar 12 00:46:22 EDT 2019 |

What is a Cartridge Heater?

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Technical Learning Over-the-Side Immersion Heaters

Tue Mar 05 11:46:22 EST 2019 |

Over-the-Side Immersion Heaters Over-the-side immersion heaters are designed for vessels where through the side immersion heaters cannot be conveniently installed.

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Technical Learning What are the operating temperatures of a cartridge heater?

Tue Mar 05 11:46:22 EST 2019 |

What are the operating temperatures of a cartridge heater? Cartridge heaters can operate at low, medium, and high watt densities. They are designed to withstand a working temperature of up to 1400°F.

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Product Info Working principle of thermocouples

Tue Mar 05 11:46:18 EST 2019 |

Working principle of thermocouples A typicial thermocouple is made up of two dissimilar metals joined together to form two junctions.

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Technical Learning What are the Applications of a Silicone Rubber Heater?
Technical Learning Temperature Sensors and Controllers for Cartridge Heaters
Technical Learning What are the Applications of a Cartridge Heater?
Technical Learning What Is a Silicone Rubber Heater?

Fri Mar 01 10:51:12 EST 2019 |

What Is a Silicone Rubber Heater?

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Technical Learning PLATINUM™ Series PID Control Simulator

Fri Nov 30 09:42:42 EST 2018 |

PLATINUM™ Series PID Control Simulator In modern industrial systems, temperature is the most common physical measurement...

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Technical Learning The Benefits of Implementing Predictive Maintenance

Mon Nov 05 11:16:55 EST 2018 |

The Benefits of Implementing Predictive Maintenance Predictive maintenance can help you anticipate failure before it happens, saving money, time and making processes more efficient. Learn more about these and other advantages.

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Case Study How Rutgers Food Innovation Center Used Automation to Boost Food Quality and Save Time

Fri Oct 26 09:14:22 EDT 2018 |

How Rutgers Food Innovation Center Used Automation to Boost Food Quality and Save Time We definitely don’t want to go back to the way we were doing it. It was too much work and didn’t pay off. –Steve Baughman, Senior Maintenance Mechanic for Rutgers Food Innovation Center

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Case Study Sensors Play a Vital Role in Commercial Space Mission Success

Wed Oct 17 01:53:57 EDT 2018 |

Sensors Play a Vital Role in Commercial Space Mission Success Sensors and accessories are the central nervous system of launch vehicles, payloads and support systems.

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Technical Learning 3 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Custom or Off-the-Shelf Sensor

Wed Oct 10 02:31:22 EDT 2018 |

3 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Custom or Off-the-Shelf Sensor Given the risk to human lives and the financial costs when things go wrong, aerospace engineering...

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Case Study OMEGA Has a Starring Role in the LSST Telescope Mirror

Wed Oct 10 02:01:10 EDT 2018 |

OMEGA Has a Starring Role in the LSST Telescope Mirror The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope (LSST) is a new kind of optical telescope that will view a wider area of night sky than ever before possible. Once operational...

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Technical Learning Logging Temperature and Pressure in the Canning Industry

Tue Oct 02 11:36:12 EDT 2018 |

Logging Temperature and Pressure in the Canning Industry Topics include background to food canning, process verification, temperature distribution, and more.

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Case Study Turning up the heat: 12 MI thermocouple probes get tested in extreme conditions

Tue Oct 02 09:42:54 EDT 2018 |

Turning up the heat: 12 MI thermocouple probes get tested in extreme conditions In an intense heat environment, such as in solid waste incinerators, sintering powdered metals, or gas or oil fired-furnaces, you need a thermocouple probe that can withstand extreme heat.

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Technical Learning 10 Applications Where You Need a Digital Panel Meter

Tue Oct 02 08:53:40 EDT 2018 |

10 Applications Where You Need a Digital Panel Meter Digital panel meters present numerical information that’s easy to read.

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Technical Learning Infrared Temperature Measurement Theory and Application

Tue Oct 02 02:55:05 EDT 2018 |

Infrared Temperature Measurement Theory and Application Infrared thermometers for non-contact temperature measurement are highly developed sensors which have wide-spread application in...

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Technical Learning What are Nanosensors? How and Where are They Used?

Tue Oct 02 02:15:46 EDT 2018 |

What are Nanosensors? How and Where are They Used? While few engineers need to work at the nano scale, temperature measurement with compact thermocouples is applicable across many fields.

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Case Study Wireless Solutions Increase Product Safety in the Food and Personal Care Industry

Mon Oct 01 10:41:27 EDT 2018 |

Wireless Solutions Increase Product Safety in the Food and Personal Care Industry The purity of ingredients is important for all manufacturing processes, but it’s especially critical for food and personal care products.

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Technical Learning Wirelessly Monitoring Air Duct Temperature

Mon Oct 01 03:04:02 EDT 2018 |

Wirelessly Monitoring Air Duct Temperature Measuring temperature inside an air duct is a common facilities maintenance task for energy conservation, particularly when office area temperatures are far from defined set-points.

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Technical Learning What is MI Cable?

Wed Sep 19 08:56:31 EDT 2018 |

What is MI Cable? The basic construction provides high-temperature capability, exceptional electrical isolation, and physical protection for the conductors especially when subjected to harsh environments.

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Technical Learning PID with Fuzzy Logic Adaptive Control—The Best of Both Worlds

Tue Sep 18 11:43:29 EDT 2018 |

PID with Fuzzy Logic Adaptive Control—The Best of Both Worlds Proportional integral derivative (PID) control is a well established way of driving a system towards a target position or level.

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Technical Learning Temperature Transmitter Scaling Methodologies

Wed Sep 12 03:08:41 EDT 2018 |

Temperature Transmitter Scaling Methodologies Temperature transmitters are used to send a signal from a temperature sensor, such as a thermocouple or RTD, to a measurement or control device.

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Product Info Sanitary Sensors

Tue Sep 11 10:41:17 EDT 2018 |

Sanitary Sensors A Sanitary Sensor is a device which measures temperature, flow or pressure in an environment where products will be for human consumption.

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Technical Learning Temperature Measurement in Electromagnetic Environments

Mon Sep 10 00:03:38 EDT 2018 |

Temperature Measurement in Electromagnetic Environments One of the easiest ways to measure and record temperature is with a thermocouple. Thermocouples perform reliably in most environments, tolerating temperature extremes, vibration and even ionizing radiation.

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Product Info M12 Temperature Sensors

Fri Sep 07 02:22:53 EDT 2018 |

M12 Temperature Sensors Temperature sensors provide an input to a system (indicator, controller or other device) that is used to determine the temperature of a specific process or location.

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Technical Learning A Brief History of the Temperature Sensor

Tue Sep 04 10:20:53 EDT 2018 |

A Brief History of the Temperature Sensor The sensations of hot and cold are fundamental to the human experience, yet finding ways to measure temperature has challenged many great minds.

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Product Info OEM

Tue Sep 04 04:29:36 EDT 2018 |

OEM Our commitment to maintaining the leading edge through research development and state-of-the art manufacturing keeps OMEGA firmly at the forefront of technology.

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Product Info Strip Heater

Tue Sep 04 01:32:57 EDT 2018 |

Strip Heater A strip heater is a device which is mounted on a surface and used to heat the surface or air (gasses).

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Product Info Calibrator

Mon Sep 03 11:41:07 EDT 2018 |

Calibrator A calibrator is an equipment used to adjust an instrument accuracy, often associated with a specific application.

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Technical Learning Preventing Vibration Damage to Thermocouples and RTD Sensors

Mon Sep 03 10:23:13 EDT 2018 |

Preventing Vibration Damage to Thermocouples and RTD Sensors Challenges presented to temperature measurements in the presence of vibration

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Technical Learning Measuring Temperatures in Furnaces with Oxidizing Atmospheres

Mon Sep 03 09:59:08 EDT 2018 |

Measuring Temperatures in Furnaces with Oxidizing Atmospheres Measuring temperatures inside a furnace can present several challenges: high temperatures, temperature cycling, and hostile atmospheres exceeding the limits of many measurement devices while others have greatly reduced lifetimes and poor accuracy.

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Product Info Cryogenic Temperature Sensors

Sun Sep 02 04:48:12 EDT 2018 |

Cryogenic Temperature Sensors Cryogenics is the branch of physics that deals with the production and effects of very low temperatures.

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Product Info Temperature Measurement

Sat Sep 01 10:08:16 EDT 2018 |

Temperature Measurement Temperature can be measured via a diverse array of sensors. All of them infer temperature by sensing some change in a physical characteristic.

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Technical Learning Signal Conditioning and Transmission in Temperature Measurement

Sat Sep 01 03:03:31 EDT 2018 |

Signal Conditioning and Transmission in Temperature Measurement Output signals produced by temperature measurement sensors require conditioning to convert them to a form that can be used for further processing.

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Technical Learning Thermowell Characteristics and Selection Criteria

Sat Sep 01 02:44:23 EDT 2018 |

Thermowell Characteristics and Selection Criteria Thermowells are used to guard temperature sensors such as thermocouples, thermistors and bimetal thermometers against damage from excessive pressure, material velocity and corrosion

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Product Info IC Sensors

Sat Sep 01 00:52:02 EDT 2018 |

IC Sensors An IC Temperature Sensor is a two terminal integrated circuit temperature transducer that produces an output current proportional to absolute temperature. The sensor package is small with a low thermal mass and a fast response time

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Product Info Fiber Optics

Fri Aug 31 11:23:33 EDT 2018 |

Fiber Optics Fiber optics are essentially light pipes. The group of sensors known as fiber optic thermometers generally refer to those devices measuring higher temperatures wherein blackbody radiation physics are utilized.

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Technical Learning Calibrating Temperature Measurement Devices Used in Manufacturing

Fri Aug 31 07:21:05 EDT 2018 |

Calibrating Temperature Measurement Devices Used in Manufacturing Calibration equipment options and reasons for and against using an AS17025 calibration laboratory.

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Technical Learning How Bright is it? Shining a light on intensity measurement

Fri Aug 31 01:03:43 EDT 2018 |

How Bright is it? Shining a light on intensity measurement Human vision depends on light. Light reflects off surfaces into the eyes, passing through the cornea and pupil to form an image on the retina.

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Technical Learning What is a Cartridge Heater and how does it work?

Thu Aug 30 08:06:21 EDT 2018 |

What is a Cartridge Heater and how does it work? Cartridge heaters are most frequently used for heating metal parts by insertion into drilled holes.

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Product Info Panel Meters

Thu Aug 30 00:58:57 EDT 2018 |

Panel Meters A panel meter is an instrument that displays an input signal in either a digital or analog form.

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Product Info Reversible & Non Reversible Temperature Labels & Sensors

Wed Aug 29 08:38:43 EDT 2018 |

Reversible & Non Reversible Temperature Labels & Sensors Temperature labels are temperature monitors consisting of one or more small heat-sensitive indicators sealed under transparent, heat-resistant windows.

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Product Info Infrared Thermometer

Wed Aug 29 04:26:35 EDT 2018 |

Infrared Thermometer On its most basic design an infrared thermometer consists of a lens to focus the infrared (IR) energy on to a detector.

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Product Info Temperature Controllers

Tue Aug 28 04:41:56 EDT 2018 |

Temperature Controllers As the name implies, a temperature controller is an instrument used to control temperatures, mainly without extensive operator involvement.

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Product Info RTD

Tue Aug 28 04:41:45 EDT 2018 |

RTD RTDs - or Resistance Temperature Detectors - are temperature sensors that contain a resistor that changes resistance value as its temperature changes.

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Product Info What is a Thermistor and how does it work?

Tue Aug 28 04:40:51 EDT 2018 |

What is a Thermistor and how does it work? A thermistor is an element with an electrical resistance that changes in response to temperature.

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Product Info Flexible Heaters

Tue Aug 28 04:39:05 EDT 2018 |

Flexible Heaters A flexible heater is a device which can conform to the surface which requires heating.

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Product Info Industrial Heaters

Mon Aug 27 02:03:00 EDT 2018 |

Industrial Heaters Electric heaters are used in a variety of processes where the temperature of an object or process needs to be increased.

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Product Info Thermocouple Wire

Fri Aug 24 02:25:01 EDT 2018 |

Thermocouple Wire Wire that is used in a thermocouple from the point of sensing to the point of cold junction compensation (cjc end) where the signal is measured.

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Product Info Thermocouples probes

Wed Aug 22 10:04:37 EDT 2018 |

Thermocouples probes A typical thermocouple is made up of two dissimilar metals joined together to form one junction.

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Product Info Immersion Heater

Wed Aug 22 08:26:31 EDT 2018 |

Immersion Heater An immersion heater is a device which is installed in a tank or container to heat a liquid. The installation can be over-the-side, flanged or threaded.

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