Instruments & Machinery Sales Corporation has introduced a gun-type infrared thermometer with measurement ranges between -20ºC to 500ºC (-4ºF to 842ºF). It has a large pointer, which can be used to measure the temperature of an object’s surface. It is easy to use and the backlight display helps the user to measure in dark. The thermometer, which shows a laser symbol in the LCD as a reminder, also features additional automatic data hold and has auto power off feature. The thermometer at 8 inches away measures 1- inch target. The unit’s optics senses emitted, reflected and transmitted energy. The electronics translate the information into a temperature reading, which is displayed on the unit. The thermometer finds a wide range of applications like in food preparation, safety and fire inspections, plastic moulding, asphalt marine and screen printing measuring ink and dryer temp, diesel and fleet maintenance, etc.