12:1 Infrared Laser Thermometer

Instantly measure temperatures from a distance with this infrared thermometer

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Product Overview

Quickly identify HVAC efficiency, engine exhaust problems, overheating circuits and more with the Ames™ Instruments rugged non-contact infrared thermometer. This compact IR thermometer has an easy-to-use backlit display for use in all environments. Precise laser targeting lets you pinpoint heat leaks and solve problems faster. The rugged case is built to handle rough on-the-job use.

  • Excellent readability indoor and outdoors
  • Great for professional, residential, commercial and industrial users
  • Backlit display
  • Impact resistant case
  • High visibility laser targeting
  • Switchable Between Celsius and Fahrenheit

Important Information

  • Requires one 9V, sold separately. DANGER: LASER RADIATION. AVOID DIRECT EYE EXPOSURE. Max. Output <5 mW. This product complies with 21 CFR 1040.10 and 1040.11.

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@-58°F to 32°F ±7°; @ 33°F to 1022°F ±4° or 2% whichever is greater
Battery(s) Included (y/n)
Battery(s) required
one 9V
ABS housing
Shipping Weight
0.50 lb.
Temperature range (deg F)
-50°C~550°C (-58°F~1022°F)
CA Residents
Warning - Prop 65 Info
Note: Specifications are approximate and subject to change


We guarantee this product to be free from defects in materials and workmanship 90 days from the date of purchase. Limitations apply.