CAN A THERMOCOUPLE GO BAD?

When you rely on something to provide accurate readings, you don’t want to consider if it will eventually fail. Thermocouples play a key role for many business, but can they go bad over time? In short, yes.…

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TESTING RESOURCES FOR THERMOCOUPLES

Thermocouples have a specific set of accuracy and performance expectations, but how do you know if the thermocouple is up to those standards? Testing and ongoing evaluation are essential. We share guidelines and resources that help keep the industry on top of testing and measurement in this field.…

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THREE MORE TRADE SHOWS TO ATTEND IN 2018

A good heat treating conference can help your business find the right people or ideas to help your business in the coming year. We already shared three conferences you can attend in the first half of the year, so here are three events in the second half of 2018 that may help you discover a new way that heat treating can benefit your business.…

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FOUR UPCOMING 2018 CONFERENCES AND TRADE SHOWS

Want to keep up with all the latest trends in the heat treating industry? 2018 offers several different conferences and trade shows that can help you and your team meet with industry experts from across the country and find new, exciting solutions for your business. Here are three notable events that you can attend in the first half of 2018.…

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WHAT ARE TYPE T THERMOCOUPLES?

Whether you need temperature sensors for high temperature or low temperature situations, there’s a type of thermocouple that’s best suited for your application. In this post, we break down the differences between Type T thermocouples and other temperature sensor options.…

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WHAT ARE TYPE N THERMOCOUPLES?

One of the keys to running an efficient, effective business is having all the right tools and parts you need to succeed. When it comes to thermocouples, it’s critical to know which types of temperature sensors are best suited for your applications. In this post, we’re highlighting a Type N thermocouple, a close relative of the common Type K thermocouple.…

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WHAT ARE TYPE K THERMOCOUPLES?

Every application is different, which is why thermocouple manufacturers produce a wide variety of thermocouple types to match the specific needs of each business. Different considerations, such as overall operating temperature and environment, will impact exactly which type of thermocouples you need, as some will be much more viable than others. Of course, it’s easy to choose if you know every type of thermocouple by heart. That’s why we’re putting together a quick rundown of different thermocouple types to help you decide which one is right for your applications, including the Type K thermocouple.…

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WHAT ARE TYPE J THERMOCOUPLES?

Thermocouples are designed to provide you with reliable, accurate temperature readings. However, you might not get the results you want if you don’t choose the right type of thermocouple for your application. There are several different types of thermocouples that you can choose from, but there is no “one-type-fits-all” solution. Instead, it’s key to find out which type of thermocouple is best suited for your applications. Let’s start with one of the most common types of thermocouples available.…

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