Thermocouple compensation cables are used to avoid creating a thermal electromotive force (EMF) in the connection terminals. A temperature change in the terminals can change the readings. However, the transmitter should compensate for this difference automatically.

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You have two ways to compensate for the cold junction, the electrical bridge method, and the thermoelectric refrigeration method.


Temperature transducer with thermocouple

What is thermocouple compensation
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