Extech 42545 High Temperature IR Thermometer
The Extech High Temperature IR Thermometer measures up to 1832ºF with a laser pointer to idenfity target area.
- Highest 50 to 1 distance ratio
- Adjustable emissivity for better accuracy on different surfaces
- Adjustable high/low alerts
|42545||High temperature InfraRed thermometer, -58 to 1832°F, 50:1 ratio|
|Usually ships in 1-2 weeks|
|42545-NIST||High temperature InfraRed thermometer, -58 to 1832°F, 50:1 ratio, NIST traceable|
|Usually ships in 1-2 weeks|
The Extech High Temperature InfraRed Thermometer measures up to1832ºF with 50 to 1 distance target ratio. It comes with a built-in laser pointer to identify the target area and improve aim. The adjustable alarm visually and audibly alerts the user when the temperature exceeds the programmed limits. Other features include auto data hold, auto power off, MAX/MIN/AVG/DIF, and a large backlit LCD display.
- Range: -58 to 1832F (-50 to 1000C)
- Basic accuracy: 2%rdg + 4F/2C<932F (500C), 3% + 9F/4C>932F (500C)
- Repeatability: +/-0.5% or +/-1.8F/1C
- Maximum resolution: 0.1F/C
- Emissivity: 0.1 to 1.00 adjustable
- Field of view (distance to target): 50:1
- Dimensions: 3.9"x2.2"x9" (100x56x230mm)
- Weight: 10.2oz (290g)
- Warranty: 3 years
- (1) Thermometer
- (1) Hard carrying case
- (1) 9 V battery
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