Calibration of Liquid-in-Glass Thermometers

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Report discussing important elements of thermometer design. Factors affecting the use of common types of liquid-in-glass thermometers are included together with tables of tolerances and reasonably attainable accuracies. The calculation of corrections for the temperature of the emergent stem is given in detail for various types of thermometers and conditions of use.

Creator(s): Swindells, James F.
Creation Date: February 12, 1965
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: February 12, 1965
Description:

Report discussing important elements of thermometer design. Factors affecting the use of common types of liquid-in-glass thermometers are included together with tables of tolerances and reasonably attainable accuracies. The calculation of corrections for the temperature of the emergent stem is given in detail for various types of thermometers and conditions of use.

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"Issued February 12, 1965."

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iv, 23 p.

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Keyword(s): tables | calculations | calibration techniques
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Added Title: National Bureau of Standards Monograph 90
Series Title: NBS monograph
Series Title: National Bureau of Standards Reports
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Technical Report Archive and Image Library
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  • REP-NO: NBS Monograph 90
  • SUDOC: C 13.44:90
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc70461
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text