Temperature Measurement Products
Compact, General Purpose Blackbody Calibration Source, 100 to 1000°C
Advanced Energy’s Mikron M305 blackbody calibration source combines portability with a wide temperature range, high emissivity, and high accuracy.
- Easily moved when needed — weighs only 25 kg (55 lb)
- High accuracy ±0.2% of reading ±1°C
- High emissivity
- Manufactured and tested to meet rigid quality control standards
- Technical Specs
- Service & Support
The Mikron® M305 blackbody calibration source is a smart choice when portability is required and / or installation space is limited. Its spherical, metal cavity design yields an emissivity of 0.995 over the temperature range of 100 to 1000°C (212 to 1832°F) with an aperture of 25 mm (1 in). An integrally mounted PID controller adds to the versatility of this calibrator.
Custom designs and variations are available upon request.
- Easily move, weighs only 25 kg (55 lb)
- Meet rigid quality control standards
- Achieve ideal emissivity and accuracy
- Rely on fast heat-up times and temperature stability
- Integrally mounted PID controller
- Furnished with certificate of calibration traceable to NIST
- RS232 (standard) or RS485 (optional) serial communications port
- High emissivity 1.0 effective at 0.7 to 1.8 µm T ≥ 230°C, 1.0 at 8 to 14 µm T < 230°C
100 to 1000°C (210 to 1832°F)
±0.2% of reading ±1°C
Accuracy calibration performed radiometrically, the uncertainty of emissivity and transfer standard are already included
1°C per 8-hour period
Provided stable AC mains voltage and minimum air flow across the exit port or emitter plate
±0.2°C typical at T < 230°C
±1°C typical at T > 230°C
Heated Cavity Shape
Exit Port Diameter
25.4 mm (1.0 in)
0.995 ±0.0005 (calculated from cavity shape)
Effective emissivity: 1.00 at 8 to 14 μm T < 230°C, 1.00 at 0.7 to 1.8 μm T > 230°C
Standard Calibration Method
60 minutes from ambient to 700°C
Slew Rate to 1°C Stability
~11°C/min for TAmb. < 200°C
~20°C/min for TAmb. < 800°C
~10°C/min for T > 900°C
Slew Rate to 0.1°C Stability
1 hour between set points
Communication / Interface
Remote Set Point
Via serial port
Method of Control
Digital, self-tuning PID controller
Operating Ambient Temperature
0 to 44°C (32 to 110°F)
Fan-cooled, air inlet on rear panel
90% RH max, non-condensing
Dimensions H x W x D
270 x 430 x 370 mm (10.6 x 16.9 x 14.6 in)
25 kg (55 lb)
115 VAC at 50 and 60 Hz, or 230 VAC at 50 and 60 Hz, 1000 W
Specifications are subject to change without notice. Not all options and accessories are available for all models and configurations. Dimensions listed generally refer to standard configurations and module bodies only. Please confirm technical specifications and customizations with a sales representative. Advanced Energy is not responsible for errors or omissions.
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