[Clayart] Interest in Digital Pyrometer for my Gas kiln

Paul Herman via Clayart clayart at lists.clayartworld.com
Wed Feb 18 16:00:23 EST 2015


Hi Robert,

The model number is HH502, and it will read type J and K thermocouples, not just K.

Paul Herman

Great Basin Pottery
Doyle California
greatbasinpottery.com
potterpaul at frontiernet.net



On Feb 18, 2015, at 4:35 AM, robert hackert <ndiaman at hotmail.com> wrote:

> Hi Paul:
> Omega markets a number of hand held monitors. Is yours of a particular product number?
> 
> Sent from my iPhone
> 
>> On Feb 17, 2015, at 22:55, Paul Herman via Clayart <clayart at lists.clayartworld.com> wrote:
>> 
>> Llewellyn,
>> 
>> I have used an Omega hand held pyrometer for 15 years with our wood kiln, and it has performed just fine. It runs on a 9 volt battery, and will read two different thermocouples at the same time. Since it is just the meter, it can read any type K thermocouple, regardless of the length. It is not set up for the type S, but that’s OK with me.
>> 
>> It is quite accurate as far as I can tell, but the main thing I want to know is if the temperature is rising or falling. I don’t really care if it’s accurately showing the exact degrees. It reads in either Fahrenheit or Centigrade and registers tenths of a degree.
>> 
>> Good firings,
>> 
>> Paul Herman
>> 
>> 



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