The OS561 is an economical tool for temperature measurements, with non-contact measurement capability, user-friendly 2-key operation, and max and hold modes. The backlit LCD screen and the laser stay on when the trigger is depressed; auto power-off is fixed at 15 seconds for the LCD screen. The OS561 uses 2 “AAA” batteries and has an ultra-long battery life.
SPECIFICATIONS Measurement Range: -60 to 500°C (-76 to 932°F) Accuracy: ±2% of reading or 2°C (4°F), whichever is greater Resolution: 1°C/1°F (0.1°C/0.1°F between -9.9 and 199.9) Response Time: 1 sec Emissivity: Fixed 0.95 Field of View: 10:1 Operating Temperature: 0 to 50°C (32 to 122°F) Power: 2 'AAA' alkaline batteries (included) Battery Life: 18 hr continuous use with laser and backlight; 180 hr without laser and backlight Dimensions: 175.2 x 39.0 x 71.9 mm(6.9 x 1.53 x 2.8') Weight: 179 g (6.3 oz) including batteries (2 'AAA')
Rated 4 out of
Works as AdvertisedBought this device for cursory measurements of surface temperatures, and it works fine for our purposes. Definitely not a high-precision machine, but that is not what it is advertised as.
Hi, is OS561 IR thermometer usable for medical purpose? I want to use it to check temperature of my staff in the purpose of detecting COVID-19 affected people
Asked by: Fernand
Thank you for your interest in our Product. The OS561 is not usable for medical purposes. You may want to consider instead the Handheld IR Omega
OS-820D or the IR200 for Non-Contact Body Temperature measurements
Answered by: SAT_SAE
Date published: 2020-04-24
Does this unit come with a current Certificate of compliance?
Asked by: Trvu
Thank you for your inquiry. All products come with a Certificate Of Compliance.
Answered by: CB Engineer
Date published: 2021-02-19
Do you make any non-contact thermometers for human medical use?
Asked by: jeffdaddy
Thank you for your interest in our Products
Our IR devices are not certified for medical or diagnostic use