Q & A
What is a Platinum Resistance Thermometer?
What is a Thermocouple?
Choosing an Infrared Pyrometer. 8 Important Things You Need to Know.
How does Optris PI Connect Thermal Imaging Software work? See our series of Training Videos.
How to merge images from multiple Optris PI Thermal Imaging Cameras.
Choosing an Infrared Pyrometer for Metals – 8 things you need to know.
Choosing an Infrared Pyrometer for the Plastics Industry – 8 things you need to know.
Case Study – How Thermal Imaging can be used to monitor the heating process in a Drop Forge application.
Which is best? Pt100 or Thermocouple?
Emissivity. What is it and why is it so important?
How to make more reliable surface temperature measurements.
10 reasons choose an Optris Infrared Camera instead of a Handheld Thermal Imager?
Wireless Environment Monitoring – How can it save you time and money?
Thermal Imaging Cameras – How can they become part of your process control systems?
High Temperature Cables – What is best for your application?
How far from and object can an Infrared Pyrometer be used?
We’d like to share our technical know-how, industry knowledge and understanding of applications and processes with you in a series of articles in our Knowledge Base.
New items will appear over time, but please let us know of any topics you would particularly like covered.
About Our Partners
Optris GmbH has been developing and manufacturing innovative infrared temperature devices for non-contact temperature measurement, including thermal imaging cameras, industrial infrared pyrometers and hand held thermometers, for fifteen years. The comprehensive product portfolio comprises infrared measurement devices for a wide variety of industrial applications as well as science and R&D. Along with free thermal analysis software, Optris products enable constant monitoring, control and optimisation of virtually every manufacturing process, along with resulting reductions in production costs.
Founded in Finland in 1980, Nokeval Oy specialises in measuring temperature, humidity and other environmental parameters. The wide selection of products includes the OVA range of wireless data loggers and systems, wired temperature transmitters, panel meters, field displays, signal converters, galvanic isolators and temperature sensors. Investing heavily in product development, Nokeval are proud to offer the latest in product technology.
Founded in 1980, Kobold Messring GmbH is one of the leading manufacturers of industrial instrumentation products. Expert in the field of industrial measuring and control equipment, Kobold offer their customers a comprehensive portfolio of equipment covering flow, pressure, level, temperature, humidity and more, which can be installed and used in various industrial processes.