Type K: In-Depth

Thermocouple Type K In Depth

TYPE K THERMOCOUPLE (Chromel / Alumel) 200°C to +1260°C / -328°F to +2300°F Chromel {90% nickel and 10% chromium} Alumel {95% nickel, 2% manganese, 2% aluminium and 1% silicon} Thermocouple Type K Type K Reference Chart °F Type K Reference Chart °C This is the most common thermocouple type that provides the widest operating temperature range. Type K thermocouples generally will work in most applications because they are nickel based and have good corrosion resistance. •1.Positive leg is non-magnetic (Yellow), negative leg is magnetic...

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