Re: Thermistors as Thermometers
- Good article on the resistance curve of thermistors
should be especially handy for using the different value of
thermistors at jaycar.com.au
--- In Distillers@yahoogroups.com, "toddk63" <toddk63@...> wrote:
> There are only about three basic kinds so you might be able to find a
> generic chart online somewhere. Also, thermistors are not linear by
> nature, but if you put a resistor of the same value of resistance
> as the thermistor (at your normal range of temperatures) in parallel
> with the thermistor it will, in effect, linearize it!
> Todd K.
> --- In Distillers@yahoogroups.com, "Shane Kirkman" <shanekirkman@y...>
> > I just uploaded a file: ThemistorTable.zip witch is a calibration of
> > Smith cat no R1890 . $3.97au
> > You just hook the thermistor up to a Multi Meter, reading ohm's you
> look up
> > the chart to convert to temperature.
> > Very accurate but you should do a table for each thermistor (
> > they are individualistic ).