Temperature Measurement Products

Mikron MCL640

High-Performance, Infrared Camera for Temperature Measurement between -40 and 1600°C

Advanced Energy's Mikron MCL640 offers unparalleled accuracy for demanding industrial and manufacturing applications. This product is designed with advanced, maintenance-free electronics and industrial protective packaging.

  • Designed to operate in harsh environments
  • High resolution 640 x 480 pixel thermal imager for process control and monitoring
  • Serves broad range of process control applications
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  • Technical Specs
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The Mikron® MCL640 is a cost-effective, high performance non-contact infrared imager that can serve a broad range of process monitoring applications.

The unique design produces superior images and temperature measurement (±2°C). It offers an unmatched array of protective accessories, including wide angle and telephoto lenses, industrial and hazardous area enclosures, pan-tilt positioner, I/O modules, and process control and automation software.


  • Operate in harsh environments
  • Obtain the best view with five standard lens options
  • Enable superior image quality and temperature measurement for longwave applications
  • Benefit from an unmatched array of protective accessories
  • Take advantage of unparalleled accuracy


  • Maintenance free electronics
  • Industrial protective packaging
  • Long-term trouble-free process monitoring
  • Measures temperature ranges -40 to 120°C and 0 to 500°C, and the HT version measures 200 to 1600°C
  • Serves the industry's broadest range of process control applications
  • Performance

    Temperature Range

    MCL640L: range one – -40 to 120°C (-40 to 248°F) | range two – 0 to 500°C (32 to 932°F)

    MCL640HT: 200 to 1600°C (392 to 2912°F)


    8 to 14 μm

    Measurement Accuracy

    ±2°C or 2% of reading

    Image Update Rate

    9 or 50 Hz

    A/D Resolution

    16 bit

    Pixel Pitch

    17 µm


    640 x 480 uncooled micro bolometer array

    Emissivity Correction

    0.1 to 1.0


    0.1 to 1.0

  • Optical Specifications


    75 mm autofocus, others manual


    8° (75 mm) lens
    14° (50 mm) lens
    26° (25 mm) lens
    57° (11 mm) lens
    77° (8.2 mm) lens

    Focus Range:

    Lens dependent

    Digital Zoom:

    1 to 8x using LumaSpec RT software

  • Interface


    Gigabit Ethernet


    4-Pin Power (“pigtail” included), RJ45 Ethernet communication

  • 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


    6063 T5 aluminum alloy; finish is alodine, clear, MIL-DTL-5541F


    127 x 101.6  x 101.6 mm (5 x 4 x 4 in) (without lens)


    CE, RoHS

  • Electrical

    Power Input:

    12 VDC

    Power Consumption:

    10 W

  • Typical Applications

    • High voltage electrical equipment and substation fault detection
    • Metals process control
      • Stove dome and blast furnace
      • Stamping
      • Hot rolling / rolling mills
      • Casting and forging
    • Safety monitoring
      • Gasifiers
      • Pipelines
    • Predictive maintenance
      • Metal ladles
      • Refractory lined furnaces and kilns
    • Flare monitoring
    • PET bottle production


Product Accessory

Mikron LumaSpec RT Software

Windows-Based, Real-Time Data Acquisition Software

VC (Vortex Cooled) Enclosure

Mikron VC Enclosure

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

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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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