A primer on thermocouples – the most widely used temperature measurement devices – and also explores other instruments and devices to measure, and subsequently control, temperature in industrial processes.
The versatile thermocouple is the most widely used industrial temperature-measurement device. …
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The materials of construction, temperature range, accuracy and control requirements for each type of temperature-measuring device varies, but the key function remains the same.
Temperature is a critical — and constantly measured — controllable process variable for engineers with applications ranging from water feed to a boiler to the temperature inside an induction furnace. In fact, temperature measurement in industrial processes covers a diverse universe of needs….
Click here to read the first installment of a two part article as published in Process Cooling magazine