The Temptestr® is a low-cost, compact, lightweight infrared thermometer that works with the push of a single button, says the company. It provides temperature in °F or °C on its LCD screen. A hold feature displays the temperature for 7 sec to allow time for logging. The laser-sighting model emits a bright red laser spot for easy target identification, the company says. The unit operates on a user-replaceable 9-V battery. Temperature measurement range is 0° to 500°F (-18° to 260°C).

Telatemp Corp., 351 S. Raymond Ave., Fullerton, CA 92831-4624; 800-321-5160 or 714-879-2901; 714-870-8136 (fax); (e-mail); (website).

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Publication date: 04/02/2001