Allows students to study the relationship between depth and temperature in a body of water. For use with PASPORT Interfaces.
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At last, students can measure temperature as a function of depth in local streams and lakes. PASCO’s Thermocline measures depth automatically — no need to read markings on a cable and enter data manually. Weighted housing provides depth measurement stability in fast-flowing streams.
- Study thermoclines in fresh and salt water environmentsA
- Create depth profiles for streams, small rivers, shorelines, and swimming pools
- Study ocean tides
|Depth-sensing Element Range||0 m to 10.5 m|
|Depth-sensing Element Accuracy||0.15 m (in fresh water after barometric pressure compensation)|
|Depth-sensing Element Resolution||0.03 m|
|Temperature-sensing Element Range||0°C to 100°C|
|Temperature-sensing Element Accuracy||±1.5°C|
|Temperature-sensing Element Maximum Sample Rate||10 Hz|
This product requires PASCO software for data collection and analysis. We recommend the following option(s). For more information on which is right for your classroom, see our Software Comparison: SPARKvue vs. Capstone »
This product requires a PASCO Interface to connect to your computer or device. We recommend the following option(s). For a breakdown of features, capabilities, and additional options, see our Interface Comparison Guide »
|PASPORT Flow Rate/Temperature Sensor||PS-2130||$135|
|PASPORT Thermocline Sensor Manual||English||483.31 KB|