April 29, 2011 AT 6:22 pm

PART FINDER FRIDAY – Thermistors

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PART FINDER FRIDAY – Thermistors! We were looking up some 10K thermistors and found these lug-attached bead thermistors. These seem like they’d be great for measuring surface temperatures, just thread them thru a small machine screw for semi-permanent attachment. The sensor is dunked in epoxy so its fairly weatherproof (but not meant for measuring liquid temperatures)…

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1 Comment

  1. Neat! I’ve seen these in teleco DC systems. They screw them on a battery terminal in the battery string for temperature compensation in the charger. I figured the rectifier, DC power systems manufactures built them.

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