Universal thermocouple connector accepts signals from 9 thermocouple types (J, K, T, E, R, S, B, C and N). Through the USB port, the instrument displays actual temperature readings on a PC. Free software for display, data logging and chart recording is provided. The software lets the user select the thermocouple type and units and then use the PC as a meter, chart recorder or data logger. Accepts both standard and miniature connectors. It features a built-in cold junction compensation and linearization. Applications include PC-based temperature monitoring and datalogging for laboratory work, industrial ovens, hydraulic pumps, fluids and motors, extreme temperature monitoring and HVAC.