Hay Thermometer

  • Hay thermometer
  • Flexible Fibre Glass Probe 4m (13ft)long
  • Hardened cutting tip
  • Ideal for farmers and fire fighters,
  • Direct readout -70°C to +250 °C, (-94 to +482 °F)
  • Selectable Fahrenheit or Centigrade
  • High Accuracy and Stability
  • Lighted LCD Display
  • Detachable probe

Stored hay or straw, is prone to overheating or even spontaneous combustion, because of biological processes. (the growth and multiplication of mesophilic (warm temperature) bacteria found in forage crops) This problem is even more prevalent with higher moisture contents.
The HayTemp 1700 provides a means for regular inspection of hay stacks, baled hay and similar applications. It is a quick an easy to use tool for farmers and firefighters.. This is a professional grade thermometer for agricultural and similar applications. The meter is a high precision design and includes alarm setting for minimum and maximum, display hold function and auto off for saving battery power. The probe is detachable with a BNC connector. More information on fire safety for stored crops can be found here

Specifications

Measuring Range  
 Sensor Type Pt 1000 platinum resistance thermometer
  Temperature -70.0 ... +250.0 °C (-94 to +482 °F)
Accuracy -20 ... +100 °C: ±0.1 K ±1 digit
-70 ... +250 °C: ±0.2 % of m. v. ±2 digit
Display 3-line unit, with background light, protected by an unbreakable
pane, overhead display at the push of a button
Power supply 2 x AA battery, >5000 h operating time
Housing Rugged ABS
Dimensions 108 x 54 x 28 mm (H x W x D) without sensor connection
Weight 130 g (without sensor)
Probe material Fibre Glass
Probe length 4 meter (13 ft)
Probe diameter 10 mm
Connection cable 1.5 m (58")

Ordering Information

Model Description US $  
HT1700 Hay Temp 1700 Meter with 13 ft probe and hardened tip $550.00