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resistance thermometer

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(General Physics) an accurate type of thermometer in which temperature is calculated from the resistance of a coil of wire (usually of platinum) or of a semiconductor placed at the point at which the temperature is to be measured
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Noun1.resistance thermometer - thermometer that measures temperature by changes in the resistance of a spiral of platinum wire
thermometer - measuring instrument for measuring temperature
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9] IEC 60751 International Standard, Industrial platinum resistance thermometers and platinum temperature sensors.
The traceability arrangements, linkage of the realized water triple point temperature to the international key comparison value, stability issues of standard platinum resistance thermometers (SPRTs), dissemination of the temperature scale, and uncertainty budget are presented in detail.
The company's temperature laboratory uses a range of reference platinum resistance thermometers, noble metal thermocouples, stirred liquid baths, specially designed isothermal calibration furnaces and black body sources to provide a comprehensive facility for cost effective thermometer calibration or temperature probe calibration over the range -80 deg C to 1,200 deg C.
The M12 and M8 micro DIN-enabled temperature sensors have been designed to combine an industry standard compact, secure and vibration resistant connector with Omega's range of thermocouples and Pt100 resistance thermometers.
MKT 50 in combination with platinum resistance thermometers (Pt 100 and Pt 25.
These smart HART temperature transmitters offer user friendly sensor calibration and innovative backup redundancy for two Platinum 100 resistance thermometers with 3-wire connections.
Operating in two Platinum 100 resistance thermometers with three-wire connections, ABB Instrumentation's TTH300 head-mounted and TTF300 field-mounted HART temperature transmitters offer sensor calibration and backup redundancy.
Hart Scientific, a division of Fluke, has added the 5608 secondary reference temperature sensor to their line of high-temperature platinum resistance thermometers.
Contact rings are widely used first of all in schemes with resistance thermometers (thermoresistors).
In order to calibrate resistance thermometers, thermocouples or temperature transmitters, it is possible to integrate an electrical measuring instrument into the calibrator as an option.
Also, unique platinum resistance thermometers (PRTs) deliver fast response, providing accurate and precise measurements of sample temperature, which are critical to absolute purity assessment.

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