News — Temperature/RH

About IR Thermometers: Distance to Spot Ratio

Infrared IR Temperature/RH Thermometer

About IR Thermometers: Distance to Spot Ratio

The actual area being measured is determined by the distance-to-spot ratio of the IR thermometer you are using, and this varies from model to model. As the distance from the object being measured increases, the spot size of the area being measured also increases. For example, Sper Scientific’s IR Pen has a distance to spot ratio of 1:1 meaning that at 1" from the target it will measures the temperature of a 1" circle. At 2" it will measure a 2" diameter and so forth.

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NEW HACCP Thermometer- Designed for food safety in compliance with HACCP principles

Food Safety Temperature/RH

NEW HACCP Thermometer- Designed for food safety in compliance with HACCP principles

 Sper Scientific is excited to announce the launch of the HACCP Thermometer- 800042. This thermometer is designed for the food safety industry in compliance with HACCP principles. The thermometer offers a wide temperature range and the high accuracy you’d expect from Sper Scientific. Sper Scientific has become synonymous with reliable and accurate environmental monitoring and datalogging instruments for water quality, temperature, humidity, heat stress, IAQ, and much more. We are excited to expand our family of tools beyond our traditional markets of Water Quality, Safety, Laboratory and Industrial Hygiene. Now, Sper Scientific thermometers can help monitor the temperatures in the...

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Sper Scientific Min-Max Thermometers Offer Accurate and Affordable Temperature Monitoring

Temperature/RH Wall Thermometers

Sper Scientific Min-Max Thermometers Offer Accurate and Affordable Temperature Monitoring

  Used for greenhouse temperature monitoring, the Sper Scientific Min-Max Thermometer is available in two models. Model 736680 includes a magnetic float reset and features dual scales of -50/50°C & -60/120°F. Model 736690 features a push-button reset and dual scales of -50/50°C & -60/120°F. Sper Scientific Min-Max Thermometers allow easy spot checking of temperature in a greenhouse or other temperature-sensitive environment.  Sper Scientific Min-Max Thermometers are available at SperDirect.com.

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Why Is Temperature Important?

Humidity Monitor Temperature/RH

Why Is Temperature Important?

   Temperature plays a crucial role in medical care (both humans and animals), food, beverages, and agriculture. Our overall health is often reliant upon temperature in many ways as well. Maintaining proper temperature levels in medical cold storage areas is critical.  Incorrect temperatures can compromise the medications or vaccines stored in medical refrigerators. High temperature and high humidity are the two most important factors in drug degradation. When exposed to these conditions, the medications can weaken. Moreover, you can face fines or penalties if your medical refrigerators are not performing properly. The CDC conducted a study that highlighted the improper storage and handling of vaccines. Unfortunately, 76 percent...

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