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Contact Thermocouples

Our contact temperature probes include high temperature thermocouples, platinum thermocouples, noble metal thermocouples, thermocouples for the glass industry, profile and spike thermocouples for diffusion furnaces, high temperature industrial thermocouples, furnace thermocouples, and high temperature thermocouple wire and cable. We also produce epitaxial thermocouples. Our extremely wide range of products includes many that can be custom-tailored to specific customer applications.

BASF supplies precious metal thermocouples using R, S, B, PII, C and K-type wires. This includes type R thermocouples, type S thermocouples and type B thermocouples.

Platinel® is proprietary to BASF. We produce profile thermocouples with 0.020-inch wire that delivers a longer life span. And, we offer a scrap metal return program whereby old thermocouples are returned for future orders or cash.

Glass Industry Thermocouples have been a specialty of BASF for many years. We have grown with the industry and, as glass technology requirements have expanded and changed over the years.

We are committed to providing innovative designs, exceptional quality, rapid deliveries and competitive pricing.

Enclad Cable and Thermocouple

Enclad Cable and Thermocouple

BASF Enclad® products are a precise and rigorously controlled combination of select precious and base metal sheaths, high-purity ceramic insulations and compatible precious metal thermocouple wires consolidated into a rugged assembly which is bendable into difficult to reach places.

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Epitaxial

Epitaxial

Fibro® Platinum wire can decrease thermocouple failures prior to preventative maintenance on epitaxial reactors, which lowers cost by reducing the need to take the system down prematurely.

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Thermocouples for the Glass Industry

Thermocouples for the Glass Industry

A specialty of BASF for many years is the glass thermocouple. We have grown with the industry and, as glass technology requirements have expanded and changed over the years.

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Profile and Spike Thermocouple

Profile and Spike Thermocouple

BASF has long been a leading supplier of profile and spike thermocouples for diffusion furnaces in the semiconductor industry.

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Thermocouples for the Semiconductor Industry

Thermocouples for the Semiconductor Industry

BASF supplies profile thermocouples to both manufacturers of original equipment and to end-users. We have long been a leading supplier of profile and spike thermocouples, and epitaxial thermocouples to the semiconductor industry.

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Thermocouples for the Solar Industry

Thermocouples for the Solar Industry

At BASF, we believe chemistry will play an important role in the future of solar technology, enabling the sun’s energy to make a sustainable contribution towards a low carbon society.

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Tungsten-Rhenium Thermocouple

Tungsten-Rhenium Thermocouple

Tungsten-Rhenium thermocouple assemblies produced and developed by BASF permit ultra-high temperature measurements far in excess of conventional ISA standard letter designated thermocouples.

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Thermocouple Wire

Thermocouple Wire

BASF has supplied science and industry with thermocouple wire for many years. We maintain an expert team of metallurgists, metrologists and process application engineers. All BASF-produced thermocouple wire conforms to the latest version of international standards.

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Tables - EMF

Tables - EMF

Detailed EMF vs. Temperature (°C) tables are available for thermocouple calibrations of type S, R. B, Platinel, Ir vs. Ir40Rh, W3Re vs. W25Re, W5Re vs. W26Re, and Pt20Rh vs. Pt40Rh. These tables are to the International Temperature Scale of 1990.

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