FLIR TG56-2 Spot Infrared Thermometer with Type K Thermocouple


    Provides non-contact temperature measurement and a 30:1 spot ratio to measure a smaller target from a safer distance.


    Equipped with Class II laser sighting and a maximum IR temperature of 1300°C (2372°F) for accurate measurements.


    The TG56-2’s color display screen provides easy viewing of current reading and selected reference temperature reading simultaneously. The included Type K thermocouple allows contact temperature readings with ease. Up to 99 readings can be stored and recalled when needed.



FLIR TG56-2 Infrared Thermometer with Spot Ratio 30:1 and Thermocouple

The FLIR TG56-2 provides safer temperature readings where high temperature readings are required. Providing a distance to spot ratio of 30:1, the TG56-2 can measure smaller targets from a safer distance.

Pinpoint precision is driven by infrared technology, Class II laser sighting, and a maximum IR temperature of 1300°C (2372°F). The colour display screen is designed for you to easily view current and selected reference temperature readings simultaneously. The thermometer also includes a Type K thermocouple for contact temperature readings.

Key Features

  • Take measurements easily from a safer distance, even in hard-to-reach spots
  • Intuitive and user-friendly design with a vivid display
  • Bright worklights and laser pointer for precise targeting in


Main Applications

  • Inspecting industrial equipment, both electrical and mechanical
  • Monitoring equipment for signs of degradation before it fails
  • Ensuring energy efficiency in building inspections


FLIR TG56-2 Technical Specifications

Distance to Spot Ratio (D:S)30:01:00
Basic Accuracy0°C to 100°C (32°F to 212°F): ±1.0°C (±1.8°F)
Emissivity0.01 to 1.00 with 5 presets
Display1.57” Color EBTN
IR Range-30°C to 1300°C (-22°F to 2372°F)
Laser OrientationSingle point laser to upper edge of measurement
Laser Power≤1mW, Class II
Spectral Response8 µm to 14 µm
AVGLast 20 readings
Basic Accuracy0°C to 100°C (32°F to 212°F): ±1.0°C (±1.8°F)
Differential (MAX/MIN)Yes
Distance to Spot Ratio (D:S)30:01:00
Included Type K Thermocouple Probe Range-30°C to 260°C (-22°F to 500°F)
Input Basic Accuracy±1°C (±1.8°F) or 1% (whichever is greater)
Input Range-30°C to 650°C (-22°F to 1202°F)
Input TypeK
Measurement Resolution0.1°C / 0.1°F
Response250 Milliseconds
Memory2 × 99 sets data storage
Display1.57” Color EBTN
Auto Power Off5 or 15 seconds (selectable)
Continuous Run Time8 hours maximum continuous temperature measurements
Power Source9V alkaline battery (included)
AlarmHigh/low alarms with programmable set points
Alarm AlertHI or LO will flash on the display
CompatibilityPipe Clamp Probe
Data LoggingManual and automatic data logger
Dimensions (L x W x H)192 mm × 125 mm × 64 mm (7.5 in × 4.9 in × 2.5 in)
IncludesSpot IR Thermometer, 9V battery, Quick Start Guide, and Storage Pouch
Locking SystemYes
Scanning ModeYes
Weight310 g (10.9 oz)
CertificationsCE, UKCA, RCM, WEEE and FDA
Drop test1 m (3.2 ft)
Emissivity0.01 to 1.00 with 5 presets
IP RatingIP20
WarrantyLimited 3-Year Warranty


US Trade Export Compliance for Thermal Imagers

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FLIR TG56-2 Datasheet

FLIR TG Series Spot IR Thermometer Datasheet

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