Choosing the Right Infrared Thermometer for You
There are three basic types of infrared thermometer optics, each with its own advantages and disadvantages: fresnel lens thermometers, mica lens thermometers and no-lens thermometers.
|Fresnel Lens Thermometers||Mica Lens Thermometers||No-lens Thermometers|
It is also important to give some thought to the intended range of temperature you are likely to measure with your infrared thermometer. For best resolution, choose a thermometer with a speci- fied range that most narrowly covers what you are planning to measure.