The Hanna Instruments HI 98517 is a handheld thermometer with a sharp stainless steel probe.
The meter features a K-thermocouple temperature probe, and can be used with five different probes for measuring air, gas and liquids. With its sharp-tipped stainless steel probe, the meter is capable of penetrating a wide range of materials.
The thermometer has a range of -40.0 to 550 degrees C, + or - 2 degrees C, with a resolution of 1 degree C. Response time is approximately 20 seconds. The meter operates on four 1.5V AAA batteries, and features a battery error prevention system which turns the meter off when the battery is low enough to take erroneous readings. Dimensions are 175 x 41 x 23 mm (6.2 x 1.4 x 0.8")/78 g (3.0 oz.).
Hanna Instruments manufactures a wide variety of analytical instrumentation, including pH meters, multi-parameter meters, electrodes, chemical reagents, and buffer solutions. Founded in 1978, Hanna is headquartered in Woonsocket, RI, with subsidiaries in 32 countries. Hanna Instruments holds many firsts in the field of analytical instrumentation, including a pH electrode with a built-in temperature sensor, an electronic pocket-sized pH tester, and a replaceable electrode pH pocket tester. To ensure the quality of its products, Hanna is a vertically integrated manufacturer and does not subcontract any part of its manufacturing.
What’s in the Box?
- HI 98517-13 probe
- Four 1.5V AAA batteries