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568 Contact & Infrared Temperature Gun

Model#: Fluke 568 Part#: 2837806 UPC#: 0 95969 40037 4
568 Contact & Infrared Temp Gun is rated 4.3 out of 5 by 4.
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Key features

  • Combines the functionality of both contact and non-contact thermometers in a single device
  • Capable of accurately measuring a wide temperature range, from -40°C to 800°C (-40°F to 1472°F), with precision up to +1.0°C or +1.0% of the reading (whichever is greater)
  • Boasts a robust, ergonomic design built to withstand challenging industrial, electrical, and mechanical settings
  • Provides an impressive distance-to-spot ratio of 50:1, ensuring accurate measurements from a safe distance
  • Compatible with the majority of K-type thermocouples, offering versatility and convenience
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Product overview: 568 Contact & Infrared Temperature Gun

Looking for a temperature gun that can handle a wide temperature range? Look no further than the Fluke 568 two-in-one infrared and contact thermometer. This versatile thermometer offers more features than most other infrared thermometers, all controlled through an intuitive graphical display and menu.

With a 50:1 distance-to-spot ratio, you can measure smaller objects from further away. And the rugged, ergonomic design is built to withstand tough industrial, electrical, HVAC, and mechanical environments.

But that's not all - the Fluke 568 also includes a thermocouple K bead probe, durable hard case, and two-year warranty.

Other key features include:

  • Simple, three-button on-screen menu interface (in 7 languages)
  • Captures up to 99 points of data for quick downloading to a PC through the USB connection
  • Includes FlukeView® Forms software for easy trending and data analysis
  • Can be powered from your laptop via USB to extend battery life
  • Easily adapts to lighting conditions with a two-level backlight
  • Instantly alerts to measurements outside of set limits with audible and visual alarms
  • Provides 1% measurement accuracy

Whether you're working in industrial, electrical, HVAC, or mechanical environments, the Fluke 568 has everything you need to work more efficiently. Don't wait - get your Fluke 568 temperature gun today and start measuring with confidence.

Frequently asked questions for the Fluke 568 Contact & Infrared Temperature Gun

What is the best temperature gun?

The Fluke 568 two-in-one infrared and contact thermometer is considered one of the best temperature guns on the market.

What is a temperature gun called?

A temperature gun is also known as an infrared thermometer or an IR thermometer.

What gun is used to measure temperature?

An infrared thermometer, also known as a temperature gun, is used to measure temperature.

How far should you hold a temperature gun?

The distance at which a temperature gun should be held can vary depending on the specific model. The Fluke 568 two-in-one infrared and contact thermometer, for example, has a distance-to-spot ratio of 50:1, which means it can measure a 1-inch target from a distance of 50 inches.

What is the temperature range of the Fluke 568 thermometer?

The Fluke 568 two-in-one infrared and contact thermometer has a temperature range of -40°C to 800°C (-40°F to 1472°F).

What is the emissivity of the Fluke 568 thermometer?

The Fluke 568 two-in-one infrared and contact thermometer has adjustable emissivity, which means it can measure a variety of surfaces accurately.

Can the Fluke 568 thermometer measure contact temperature?

Yes, the Fluke 568 two-in-one infrared and contact thermometer has a K-type thermocouple input that allows it to measure contact temperature.

What is the accuracy of the Fluke 568 thermometer?

The Fluke 568 two-in-one infrared and contact thermometer has an accuracy of ±1% or ±1°C, whichever is greater.

What is the response time of the Fluke 568 thermometer?

The Fluke 568 two-in-one infrared and contact thermometer has a fast response time, with a 500 ms (95%) response time for infrared measurements and a 300 ms response time for contact measurements.

What is the warranty for the Fluke 568 thermometer?

The Fluke 568 two-in-one infrared and contact thermometer comes with a two-year warranty.

Specifications: 568 Contact & Infrared Temperature Gun

Product Specifications
Infrared temperature range-40°C to 800°C (-40°F to 1472°F)
Infrared accuracy< 0°C (32°F): ±(1.0°C (±2.0°F) + 0.1°/1°C or°F);
> 0°C (32°F): ±1% or ±1.0°C (±2.0°F), whichever is greater
Display resolution0.1°C / 0.1°F
Infrared spectral response8 µm to 14 µm
Infrared response time< 500 msec
Thermocouple Type-K input temperature range-270°C to 1372°C (-454°F to 2501°F)
Thermocouple Type-K input accuracy-270°C to -40°C±(1°C + 0.2°/1°C) (-454°F to -40°F: ±(2°F + 0.2°/1°F))
-40°C to 1372°C±1% or 1°C (-40°F to 2501°F: ±1% or 2°F), whichever is greater
D:S (distance to measurement spot size)50:1
Laser sightingSingle-point laser < 1 mw output Class 2 (II) operation, 630 nm to 670 nm
Minimum spot size19 mm (0.75 in)
Emissivity adjustmentBy built-in table of common materials or digitally adjustable from 0.10 to 1.00 by 0.01
Data storage with date/time stamp99 points
PC interface and cableUSB 2.0 with FlukeView® Forms software
Hi/Low alarmsAudible and two-color visual
Min/Max/Avg/DifYes
DisplayDot matrix 98 x 96 pixels with function menus
BacklightTwo levels, normal and extra bright for darker environments
Trigger lockYes
Switchable Celsius and FahrenheitYes
Power2 AA/LR6 Batteries and USB when used with a PC
Battery lifeIf used continuouslyLaser and backlight on,12 hours; laser and backlight off, 100 hours
Operating temperature0°C to 50°C (32°F to 122°F)
Storage temperature-20°C to 60°C (-40°F to 140°F)
Bead thermocouple Type-K range-40°C to 260°C (-40°F to 500°F)
Bead thermocouple Type-K accuracy±1.1°C (2.0°F) from 0°C to 260°C (32°F to 500°F), typically within 1.1°C (2.0°F) from -40°C to 0°C (-40°F to 32°F)

Models: 568 Contact & Infrared Temperature Gun

Fluke 568
Fluke 568 Infrared and Contact Thermometer
Part#: 2837806
UPC#: 0 95969 40037 4

Includes:

  • Thermocouple K bead probe
  • Durable hard case
  • 2 AA batteries
  • Getting Started guide in 6 languages
  • USB cable
  • FlukeView® Forms software on CD
  • User’s Manual on CD in 6 languages (English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese, and Simplified Chinese)
  • 2-year warranty
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Rated 5 out of 5 by from Sydney Australia Hello Excellent product recommend to all professional uses
Date published: 2021-02-10
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Best 568 is the best IR termometer i have come across! I have studied the features of many manufactures and have finalised Fluke 568. It has all capablities at a medium price range.
Date published: 2012-05-04
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