Product News: Test & Measuring Instruments
Electronic Thermometers replace mercury-in-glass versions.
Press Release Summary:
May 30, 2014 - Offering alternative to mercury-in-glass thermometers, Digi-Tel Series meet FDA Rule 21 CFR 113.40 requirements for use in retorts as well as Pasteurized Milk Ordinance for dairy applications. All-stainless steel models, optimized for use in food processing, dairy engineering, and process industry environments, have 5 in. dia cases with 1 in. tall digital display and -70 to +750°F range. Unit with 4.5 in. dia, polypropylene, wall-mounted housing and remote sensor is also available.
Original Press Release
Tel-Tru® Announces the New Digi-Tel(TM) Electronic Thermometer Series
Press release date: May 28, 2014
Replacement for Mercury-in-Glass Thermometers
Rochester, NY — An accurate and safe alternative to traditional, industrial mercury-in-glass thermometers has been announced today. The new Digi-Tel Electronic Thermometer Series is now available from Tel-Tru Manufacturing Company, a world-class manufacturer of bimetal and digital thermometers, pressure sensors and instrumentation, and related accessory products.
Digi-Tel thermometers are optimized for use in demanding food processing, dairy engineering, and process industry environments. They meet FDA Rule 21 CFR 113.40 requirements for temperature indicators used in retorts, and the requirements of the Pasteurized Milk Ordinance for dairy applications.
The Digi-Tel series is designed to meet the needs of a variety of temperature measuring applications. The all stainless steel models are built into 5" diameter cases with a reliable easy-to-read 1” tall digital display and a temperature range of -70 to 750°F (or -60 to 400°C). A unit with a 4.5" diameter polypropylene wall mounted housing and remote sensor is also available. Stem lengths range from 2-½" to 24", with a variety of threaded and sanitary fittings.
Each Digi-Tel thermometer is sold with a NIST traceable calibration certificate. All models meet stringent environmental specifications, ensuring that they will stand up to the most rugged applications. According to Andy Germanow, CEO of Tel-Tru, “The new Digi-Tel Electronic Thermometer Series provides the performance, reliability, and value required by the industries' most demanding users.”
The Digi-Tel series also includes a convenient PC-based calibration software tool, which allows the user to quickly and easily adjust the number of significant digits on the digital display, and the ability to calibrate the unit in the field. The new Digi-Tel thermometers are powered by extra long-life lithium batteries, and are backed by a five-year warranty.
About Tel-Tru Manufacturing Company
Tel-Tru Manufacturing Company, founded in 1916, manufactures and distributes Bimetal Thermometers, Digital Thermometers, Temperature and Pressure Transmitters, Pressure Gauges and Accessory products that sense and monitor temperature and pressure for sanitary, industrial, OEM, HVAC, and food service applications and equipment worldwide. For more information on Tel-Tru Manufacturing Company and its products, call 800.232.5335 or visit www.teltru.com.