Product selection guide: IR thermometers

Use our product selection guide to find the thermometer that fits your needs best.
Fluke 62 MAX Infrared Thermometer
Fluke 572-2 High-Temperature Infrared Thermometer
62 MAX Mini Infrared Thermometer572-2 High Temperature Infrared Thermometer
Recommended usesShort-range troubleshooting, electrical, HVAC, industrialManufacturing, refining, smelting, glass and ceramics 
What temperature range do you need to measure?500 °C (+932 °F)-30 °C to +900 °C 
Will you be working from greater than 5 m (15 ft)?   
Will you be measuring objects 200 °C (400 °F), moving, uncontaminatable, energized objects or difficult to reach objects?   
Non-contact temperature range500 °C (+932 °F)-30 °C to +900 °C (-22 °F to +1652 °F) 
SightingLaser pointDual laser 
Typical distance to targetUp to 3 m (10 ft) 
Accuracy± (1.0 °C + 0.1 °/1 °C) 
Distance to spot (D:S)60:1 
Close-focus (6 mm / 0.24 spot)19 mm 
Form factorPistolPistol 
Dimensions, approximate (H x W x D)175 x 85 x 75 mm (6.88 x 3.34 x 2.95 in)17.69 x 5.18 x 16.36 cm (6.965 x 2.039 x 6.441 in) 
Warranty3 years2 years 
Battery2 AA 
Temperature areaInternal, ambient and non-contact surface temperature 
Soft-key feature menu navigation   
Material type adjustment (emissivity)Preset to 0.95, adjustable by user  
High and low alarms   
Time stampDate/time 
Multiple language interface  
English, French, Chinese, Spanish, Portuguese, German user interface  
Probe typeThermocouple K 
Number of inputs1 
Temperature range-40 °C to +260 °C (-40 °F to +500 °F) 
Number of on-board memory locations99 
PC download and software  
Do you want to use industry standard thermocouples?  
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