Press Release Summary:
Non-contact, digital IR610 quickly measures 1 in. wide field of view at 10 in. distance. It measures test points up to 500Â°F and can be set to Celsius with switch on front panel. Thermometer includes data hold button, backlit display, low battery indicator, and automatic power-off function. Unit is certified to meet CE EN60825 Class II standards for laser safety. Applications include rotating, electrically charged, and too-hot-to-touch objects.
Original Press Release:
Meterman(R) Test Tools Debuts the IR610, an Affordable, Digital Infrared Thermometer
* Offers non-contact infrared technology at a new, low price * Performs accurate, digital temperature measurement from a distance * Precise laser pointer for accurate targeting Everett, WA - Meterman®, one of the nation's leading affordable brands of handheld test tools, has launched the Meterman IR610 Infrared Thermometer. "There are many rotating, electrically charged, and too-hot-to-touch objects or substances which must not be contaminated by touch," said Phil Salditt, general manager, Meterman Test Tools. "These situations call for a specialized, non-contact thermometer that provides easy to operate infrared (IR) technology," added Salditt. "The Meterman IR610 Infrared Thermometer provides a simple way to quickly measure a narrow field of view that measures only one inch wide at a ten-inch distance." The new Meterman IR610 measures test points up to 500 °F (260 IC). It can be set to Celsius with the handy mode switch on the front panel. What's more, the IR610 is certified to meet CE EN60825 Class II standards for laser safety. This ergonomically designed thermometer also features a data hold button, backlit display, low battery indicator, and an automatic-power-off function. Designed for industrial, electrical, food, educational, agricultural, and fire safety applications, the IR610 also has many applications within the HVAC/R market. With more and more electronic devices becoming increasingly sensitive to external temperatures, the IR610 is a realistic alternative. "This non-contact thermometer is priced at a low $89.95 (US suggested list price) so that every technician can afford an IR610 in his tool kit," said Salditt. "As with the entire Meterman product family, each test tool offers a combination of handy form-factors, useful features, and affordable prices." All Meterman test tools are backed with an instant, "No Hassle" warranty that eliminates shipping, claim forms and waiting. In the event,of a problem, the distributor is authorized to replace a customer's product on the spot.