Temperature Measurement Products

Mikron MC320 Series

High-Performance, Infrared Camera for Demanding Real-Time Imaging Applications

Advanced Energy's Mikron MC320 series is a cost-effective, high performance non-contact infrared imager that serves a broad range of process monitoring applications.
  • Temperature measurement accuracy: ±2°C or 2% of reading
  • Focus range: 30 cm to infinity
  • Several configuration options, including over network or mobile setup
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Designed with advanced, maintenance-free electronics and industrial protective packaging, the Mikron® MC320 series offers unparalleled accuracy for demanding industrial and manufacturing applications. This includes vessels and furnaces, rolling processes, rotary kilns, quality monitoring in glass production, through-flame imaging in furnaces and boilers, and measurement of targets or objects with low emissivity.

The MC320 series can be configured with flame-filtering capability for furnace and kiln monitoring. 


  • Utilize turnkey solutions to meet the most severe and challenging thermal imaging system requirements
  • Produce superior images and temperature measurement accuracy for mid-wave applications
  • Take advantage of advanced maintenance-free electronics and industrial protective packaging
  • Operate in harsh environments
  • Better monitor a unique range of process monitoring applications using mid-wave infrared (MWIR)


  • High performance, cost-effective complete monitoring solution
  • Supports low and high temperature applications
  • Optional industrial grade rugged enclosure
  • Gigabit Ethernet communication
  • Support for IO module, OPC, and Modbus through LumaSpec RT Control software
  • Performance

    Temperature Range

    MC320M: range one - 150 to 500°C (302 to 932°F) | range two - 200 to 800°C (392 to 1472°F)
    MC320MHT: 400 to 1600°C (752 to 2912°F)
    MC320F: 400 to 1600°C (752 to 2912°F)
    MC320G: 200 to 800°C (392 to 1472°F)
    MC320GHT: 400 to 1600°C (752 to 2912°F)


    MC320M / MC320MHT: 3 to 5 μm
    MC320F / MC320FHT: 3.9 μm
    MC320G / MC320GHT: 4.8 to 5.2 μm

    Measurement Accuracy

    ±2°C or 2% of reading

    Image Update Rate

    60 Hz (Standard)
    9 Hz (E-Series)

    A/D Resolution

    16 bit


    320 x 240 uncooled focal plane array

    Emissivity Correction

    0.1 to 1.0


    0.1 to 1.0


    0.108°F at 86°F (0.06°C at 30°C)

  • Optical Specifications

    Focus Range

    30 cm to infinity


    Standard: 21° (H) x 16° (V)

    Wide: 53° (H) x 40° (V)

    Digital Zoom

    1 to 8x using LumaSpec RT software

  • Interface


    TV output (NTSC or PAL)


    Gigabit Ethernet


    4-Pin Power (LEMO-0K),
    RJ45 Ethernet,
    3-pin trigger (M8),
    coaxial (BNC)

  • Environmental Specifications

    Operating Temperature

    0 to 50°C (32 to 122°F) at housing

    Storage Temperature

    -20 to 70°C (-4 to 158°F)

    Relative Humidity

    Non-condensing conditions


    1 kg (2.55 lb) (excludes any protective housing or optional lenses)

    Operating Position

    Any operating position


    83 x 81.49 x 178.28 mm (3.26 x 3.20 x 7.01 in)

    Protection Class

    IP54 / NEMA 4

  • Electrical

    Power Supply

    12 to 30 V or power over ethernet standards

    Power Consumption

    7 W typical, 13 W max

    Load (analog output)

    75 Ω


    Power supply, communication, and IOs are isolated from each other

  • Typical Applications

    • Vessels and furnaces
    • Metals process control
      • Hot rolling / rolling mills
      • Burr detection on steel slabs
    • Temperature measurement in induction hardening processes
      • Predictive maintenance
      • Rolling processes
      • Rotary kilns
      • Torpedo ladle monitoring
    • Quality monitoring in glass production
    • Through-flame imaging in furnaces and boilers
    • Measurement of targets or objects with low emissivity

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.


Product Accessory

Mikron LumaSpec RT Software

Windows-Based, Real-Time Data Acquisition Software

Product Accessory

Mikron ID Enclosure

Protective Enclosure Includes Air Purging and Cooled Front Plate

Product Accessory

Mikron Analog and Digital I/O-Module

RTV Control RT Software Extendable Module for Fixed-Installation Thermal Imagers

Product Accessory - Spyglass

Mikron Spyglass and Viewports

Pinpoint Hotspots in Electrical Cabinets while Circuits are Energized and Under Load

VC (Vortex Cooled) Enclosure

Mikron VC Enclosure

Vortex-Cooled, Heavy-Duty, Industrial-Grade, Thermal Imager Protector

Product Accessory - Lumaspec

Mikron LumaSpec Offline Analyzer 5.0

Advanced Thermal Image Processing, Analysis, and Report-Writing Software

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Product Support

U.S.: +1 800 446 9167
Asia: +86 29 8874 1895
China: 400 8899 130
EMEA: +44 800 032 1546
U.K.: 08000 321 546

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