[volt-nuts] Temperature sensor

John Phillips john.phillips0 at gmail.com
Wed Mar 16 16:47:04 EDT 2016

You should use oil so that you do not get evaporative cooling.  I have
worked with temp rules that talk about oil filled 1 quart jars spaced
around the point you want to measure.

On Wed, Mar 16, 2016 at 1:22 PM, Mike S <mikes at flatsurface.com> wrote:

> On 3/16/2016 3:19 PM, Joseph Gray wrote:
> > I would like to shield
> > the sensors from direct air currents due to AC and heating system.
> Because that's not really making it colder or warmer? :-)
> Sounds like you want a moving average, so you don't see the sudden
> changes, even when they exist. Add some thermal mass to the sensor. Easy
> way: waterproof it (epoxy, Plasti-Dip, etc.) and stick it in a bottle of
> water.
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