Tube & Wire Thermocouples
Thermocouple Designs for Light and Medium Duty Applications
General Purpose Thermocouple Probes, sometimes referred to as Tube and Wire Thermocouple Probes, are available in many standard and custom configurations. These are economical thermocouple assemblies usually consist of soft insulated fiberglass or Teflon wire that is housed in a stainless steel tube. Although this is a very simplistic thermocouple design, it is very versatile and durable if specified properly. Diameters of .093” to .500” are available in almost any length and can be formed with 45° and 90° bends.