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Fluke VT04A Visual IR Thermometer

Compact and intuitive, the VT04A and VT04 Visual IR Thermometers blend a visual image with a heat map overlay, to help quickly identify the location of issues.

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  • Fluke VT04 Visual IR Thermometer mounted on tripod; automated monitoring
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  • For ultimate portability,
    that comes with a soft case and 4 AA batteries that are easy to change in the field. If you prefer a Li-ion rechargeable battery and a hard case,

    Do more with VT04. See more, find more, prove more.

    See more. Blend visual and infrared.

    See issues in context by blending the infrared heat map with the visual image, and get the detail you need by choosing one of five on screen blending modes.

    Quickly identify the location of the issue - NEAR or FAR mode automatically aligns the visual and thermal lenses – even from as close as 15 cm (6 in).

    Capture accurate temperature readings without taking your eyes off the screen. The center measurement box shows the exact area of temperature measurement. Fill the center box with your target and rest assured you're not measuring the background.

    Breaker image taken with a VT04 Visual IR Thermometer blended at 25% heatmap and 75% visual
    25% heat map
    Breaker image taken with a VT04 Visual IR Thermometer blended at 50% heatmap and 50% visual
    50% heat map
    Breaker image taken with a VT04 Visual IR Thermometer blended at 75% heatmap and 25% visual
    75% heat map

    These blended VT04 images show the breaker number that is hot. The on screen center box clearly outlines the temperature measurement area.

    Find more. Identify intermittent problems.

    Identify intermittent problems by monitoring equipment over time or get alerts when a temperature is outside the expected range with temperature alarms and automated monitoring features.

    Instantly identify the hottest and coldest spots within the field of view with hot and cold markers.

    Prove more. Optimize, analyze and report.

    VT04 images can be taken in either .bmp or .is2 format. With an .is2 image, you can do the following in SmartView® software:

    • Optimize the visible and infrared heat map blending to any level
    • Add or remove the center marker and hot and cold markers
    • Change the emissivity and background temperature
    • Generate a professional report that can easily be edited
  • Key features
    • Visual image and infrared heat map blending - Identify the exact location of the potential issue by blending the visual image with the heat map overlay at 0%, 25%, 50%, 75%, and 100% infrared with one button
    • NEAR and FAR mode - Align the visual and thermal lenses to correctly identify the location of the issue
    • Center measurement box - See the exact area of temperature measurement right on the screen
    • Temperature alarms and automated monitoring features - Identify intermittent problems by monitoring equipment over time or get alerts when a temperature is outside the expected range
    • Hot and cold markers - Instantly identify hottest and coldest spots within the field of view
    • Save in .bmp or .is2 format - Choose .bmp when all you want is the image, or use .is2 format that can be edited in SmartView® software
    • SmartView® reporting software - Optimize the image blending and palette and quickly create professional reports
    • Pocket-size design - Handy when you need it; easily fits in your tool bag or pocket
    • Intuitive interface - Get to work as soon as you take it out of the box
    • Hard or soft case - Protect your visual IR thermometer with a soft case (VT04A) or hard case (VT04)
    • Battery choices - Choose your preferred way of powering your visual IR thermometer: 4 AA batteries (VT04A) or a rechargeable Li-ion battery (VT04)
  • Specifications

    Built-in visual camera Yes, get the context of visible light details in your images
    Infrared heat map and visual image blending Yes, five blending modes on camera and continuous blending in SmartView® software
    Alignment options NEAR: <23 cm (9 in) from target
    FAR: >23 cm (9 in) from target
    Field of view 28° x 28° — the tight field of view lets you see more detail in your target
    Temperature measurement range -10 °C to +250 °C (14 °F to 482 °F)
    Focus system Focus free
    High/low temperature alarms Yes, high and low temperature alarms flash whenever the temperature threshold is exceeded, alerting you when a temperature is outside the expected range
    Time-lapse image capture Yes, automatically capture images at set intervals to see how temperature patterns change over time
    Auto-monitor alarm Yes, gain insight into intermittent problems by automatically capturing images when your selected temperature threshold is exceeded
    Hot and cold markers Yes, instantly identify the hottest and coldest spots in your image
    Software Professional SmartView® software enables you to optimize and analyze images, create quick reports and export images to multiple formats
    Temperature measurement area Center measurement box on screen shows the exact area the measurement is based on
    File format .bmp or .is2. The .is2 is editable in SmartView® software
    Storage medium 4 GB micro-SD card that stores up to 9,999 images
    Palettes 6 on the unit (Ironbow VT, Hot Metal, Greyscale Inverted, Greyscale, High Contrast VT, Rainbow); 4 additional in SmartView® Software (Blue Red, High Contrast, Amber, Amber Inverted). Palette on .is2 images can be changed in SmartView® software.
    Case VT04: Hard case
    VT04A: Soft case for portability
    Battery type VT04: Li-ion rechargeable
    VT04A: Four (4) AA batteries
    Battery life Eight (8) hours
    Battery-saving features Three screen brightness levels; auto screen dimming after 2 minutes; configurable auto-off time of 5, 10, 15, or 20 minutes
    Ergonomics Slim, lightweight, pocket-sized design
    Warranty Two years
    For more detailed specifications, please see the datasheet.
    • Models
      Model Name Description  
      FLK-VT04 Fluke VT04 Visual IR Thermometer
       

      Includes:

      • VT04 Visual IR Thermometer
      • Hard case
      • Micro-SD card
      • Micro-SD conversion adapter to standard
      • Li-Ion rechargeable battery
      • Micro USB charger and universal AC adapters
      • Lanyard
      • Printed quick reference guides (English, French, German, Spanish, Simplified Chinese)
      • SmartView® software
      • Users manual
      FLK-VT04A Fluke VT04A Visual IR Thermometer
       

      Includes:

      • VT04A Visual IR Thermometer
      • Soft case
      • Micro-SD card
      • Micro-SD conversion adapter to standard
      • AA batteries (4)
      • Printed quick reference guides (English, French, German, Spanish, Simplified Chinese)
    • Manuals
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      VT02, VT04A, VT04 Users Manual Download
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      VT02, VT04A, VT04 Users Manual Supplement Download
      VT02, VT04 Statement of Memory Volatility Download
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      VT04 CE Declaration of Conformity Download
    • Application Notes
      Title  
      15 powerful applications for the Fluke Visual IR Thermometer Download
      Ten reasons to buy a Fluke Visual IR Thermometer Download
      VT04 facilities testimonial by Gamal Download
    • Brochures
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      Oil and Gas Downstream Brochure Download
      Oil and Gas Midstream Brochure Download
    • Data Sheets
      Title  
      VT04 and VT02 Visual IR Thermometers Technical Data Sheet Download
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